Crime

Temple-Greenville Jim McTague, left, and Greenville Selectman Doug Reardon speak about police coverage during a meeting of the joint police board.

Greenville / Temple: On-call positions suggested to cover police gap

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

TEMPLE — How much police coverage do the towns of Temple and Greenville need? The current budget funds four full-time and four part-time officers, with state police covering overnights and gaps in coverage. Souhegan Valley Ambulance Director Darel Oja asked the Joint Temple-Greenville Police Board to consider having an officer on call during coverage gaps. There are times, said Oja, …

Hancock: Police staff gets summer boost

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

HANCOCK — The Select Board Monday authorized a part-time police officer to come on full-time this summer to relieve the short-staffed department. The board allowed Chief Andrew Wood to extend an offer to Shane “Joey” Sweeney on the condition Sweeney enrolls in the Police Academy this summer and then completes the 16-week live-in …

Peterborough: Two-car accident

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

A 2010 Ford Escape sits on a snowbank after it collided with a 2013 Hyundai Elantra on Jaffrey Road near Agway Tuesday afternoon. The driver of the Hyundai, Jessica Anderson, 40, of Peterborough, was brought by ambulance to Monadnock Community Hospital. She was treated for a head injury and released, said Peterborough Police …

Police Logs: Jan. 21, 2016

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Rindge Tuesday, Jan. 12 Fake ID: At 12:40 p.m., police arrested John Williams, 21, of Suffield, Connecticut, on a warrant, charging him with possession of a fake ID and attempt to purchase alcohol by a minor. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance and issued a Feb. 17 …

Dublin: Mobile meth lab found

Monday, January 18, 2016

A Dublin man may face felony charges after Keene police found chemicals and equipment used to make methamphetamine in his car. Jesse E. Dennis, 30, was arrested at 10:18 p.m. Wednesday, after Keene police responded to a report …

Peterborough: ML

Monday, January 18, 2016

A 2000 Dodge Caravan driven by Paul Maray, 72, of Peterborough, struck a parked 2015 GMC 1500, a wooden sign and a parked 2015 Audi A3 in the lot in between the Strand building and Hidden Treasures of …

Monday, January 18, 2016

Peterborough Friday, Jan. 8 Assault: Police are investigating a complaint from a Temple woman that her ex-husband assaulted her son on Jan. 2. Accident: A vehicle driven by Peter Wagoner, 69, of Peterborough, struck a deer on Old Street Road at 5:08 p.m. The vehicle sustained minor damage. …

Rindge: Lawyers eye the paper trail

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Lawyers on both sides of a nearly $28 million fraud case say they are one step closer to a restitution schedule after receiving key financial documents, according to court records. Defense and prosecuting attorneys in the 2014 fraud case against Aaron E. Olson, 40, of Rindge, have received …

Police Logs: Francestown — Jan. 14, 2016

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Francestown Monday, Jan. 4 Deer: An unknown vehicle struck and killed a deer on Route 46 near Fisher Hill Road. The resident who reported the accident took the deer. Tuesday, Jan. 5 Chimney fire: The Fire Department assisted a Greenfield Road homeowner with a chimney fire at 3:23 …

Police Log: Peterborough — Jan. 14, 2016

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Peterborough Tuesday, Jan. 5 Suspicious package: A Westview Drive resident was concerned about a man who parked in front of his home, left a package on the doorstep and drove way at about 7 p.m. Officer Ashley Pepelis found the package taped to the front door was two …

Police Logs: Rindge - Jan. 14, 2016

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Rindge Saturday, Jan. 9 Conduct after an accident: At 3:15 a.m., police received a call from Cathryn Lima, 21, of Gardner, Massachusetts, who said she had crashed her 2003 Nissan Sentra on Route 202 near Main Street. Lima was not with the vehicle when police arrived and it …

Police logs: Jaffrey - January 14, 2016

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Jaffrey Wednesday, Jan. 6 Motor vehicle accident: At 2:14 p.m., police responded to the Conant High School parking lot for a minor motor vehicle accident in which a 2005 Toyota Highlander, driven by a 16-year-old from Rindge, made contact with a school bus. There was a scratch on …

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Jesus Ramos, 34, Greenville Donald S. Blanchette, 34, Jaffrey Michael W. Broder, 27, Peterborough Alison Gilroy, 39, Peterborough Mark J. Kilgore Jr. 23, Wilton John B. Merrithew, 35, …