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A Superior Court judge sentenced ex-firefighter arsonist Gregory Potter to 4 to 14 y ears in prison.

Peterborough: Potter gets 4-14 years

Monday, August 3, 2015

DOVER — Did convicted arsonist Gregory Potter deserve 4 to 14 years in prison? Not according to his family and friends, who said the 24-year-old made a drunken mistake. The prosecution and members of the Durham Fire Department, however, argued the sentence was too lenient, citing Potter’s disregard for his position as a firefighter and for the lives of the … 0

Jaffrey/New Ipswich: Man charged with negligent homicide in 2014 car-versus-motorcycle fatality

Monday, August 3, 2015

A New Ipswich man has been charged with negligent homicide and reckless conduct with a deadly weapon in connection with a 2014 vehicular accident that killed a Jaffrey man. Ralph J. Calistro, 70, was indicted on July 23 according to documents filed with the Cheshire County Superior Court. The two charges stem from … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — August 4, 2015

Monday, August 3, 2015

Peterborough Monday, July 20 Suspended license: At 11:39 p.m., Sgt. Richard Nelson stopped a vehicle for speeding on Wilton Road near Powers Bridge Road. Nelson subsequently arrested the driver, Peter Mwanza, 36, of Coral Springs, Florida. Mwanza was charged with driving after suspension. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance. His court date is Sept. 14. Good night’s sleep: At 11:49 p.m., Officer … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Peterborough Thursday, July 2 Hacker: At 1:40 p.m., a resident reported she received a call from a man, speaking poor English, who said something about her computer. She said that after she hung up, her computer was hacked, and she began receiving emails about real estate offers. Police … 0

Police Logs: Antrim - July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Antrim Monday, July 6 Warrant arrest: At 4:10 p.m., police arrested Justin Hafford, 34, of Bennington, for a domestic violence violation per an earlier all-points bulletin from the Bennington Police Department. Hafford was transported to the Bennington Police Department and left in the care of Police Chief Bret … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, July 7 Driving after suspension: At 3:05 p.m., police pulled over Damian Parker, 27, of Revere, Massachusetts, for speeding. Subsequent to the stop, police arrested Parker and charged him with driving after suspension after it was found that his license was suspended in Massachusetts. Parker was … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Francestown Monday, July 6 Domestic violence: At 5 p.m., police responded to a Chandler Road residence for a domestic violence investigation. Both involved parties were counseled relative to the complaint and the scene was cleared. Motor vehicle accident: At 6:05 p.m., police responded to the area of 130 … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 14, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, June 30 Driving after suspension: At 9:52 p.m., police pulled over Katie Young, 26, of Fitzwilliam, near Sandwich Master on Route 202 after someone called in a manner of operation complaint, alleging that Young had been driving with a suspended license. Subsequent to the stop, police … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 14, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

Peterborough Monday, June 29 Accident: At 7 a.m., Jay Wright, 59, of Dublin, was driving a 1998 Toyota Avalon east on Wilton Road when Ardelia Krupkin, 20, of Hershey, Pennsylvania, who was driving a 2007 Toyota Prius pulled out from Old Street Road. The Toyotas collided. Both cars … 0

Court Logs - July 14, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

Hancock Lindsay Varga, 28, Hackettstown, New Jersey, speeding, charges not carried forward; suspended registration, case continued to Jan. 12, 2016 pending good behavior; driving after suspension, $310 fine. Jaffrey Brieanna Coates, 26, Jaffrey, speeding, $103.33 fine. Jacob Hannu, 22, Rindge, reckless conduct, $410 fine with $100 suspended for … 0

New Ipswich: Probable cause found in sexual assault case

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

JAFFREY — A Circuit Court judge found probable cause Tuesday to move the sexual assault case of a New Ipswich man to Hillsborough County Superior Court — South. Terrence Reardon, 52, was charged June 26 with three counts … 0

Jaffrey: Peterborough woman indicted on drug charges

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

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Peterborough: Teacher pleads guilty to DWI

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

JAFFREY — A ConVal High School teacher whose driver’s license was revoked two years ago, after a reckless driving conviction, pleaded guilty to DWI Monday. Lisa Carne, 53, of Peterborough, was also charged with reckless driving and driving after revocation, although those charges were dismissed. Carne was arrested … 0