Crime

Rindge Police Chief Frank Morrill accepted an award from the New England Association of Cheifs of Police for community policing during a ceremony at Franklin Pierce University on Tuesday afternoon.

RIndge: Police Department receives community award

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

RINDGE — Community members, officials from Franklin Pierce University and the Rindge Crime Watch were all present Tuesday evening to watch Police Chief Frank Morrill accept an award on behalf of the Rindge Police Department for excellence in community policing from the New England Association of Chiefs of Police. Morrill, along with President of Rindge Crime Watch Bob Hamilton and two fellow officers from the Police Department were on hand to accept the award and words of congratulations. “The group here today speaks for itself,” said Ted Smith, the second vice president of the chief’s association, and a former Troy police chief himself, in an … 0

Antrim police log: April 24, 2014

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Antrim Tuesday, April 1 Arrest: At 7:40 a.m., State Police Troop F called to confirm a warrant for David Vanwie, 34, of Schenectady, N.Y., for operating after a suspended license. The warrant was confirmed, and Vanwie was taken into custody and released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a court date of June 5 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough. Arrest: At 6:25 p.m., … 0

Peterborough: Crash sends two to MCH

Monday, April 21, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A husband and wife from Peterborough were taken to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment after an accident on East Mountain Road early Thursday afternoon. According to Peterborough police, Luis Aguilera, 66, of Peterborough, driving a 2012 Toyota Camry, pulled out from a driveway on Mountain Road, and his car was hit … 0

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Bennington Sunday, March 2 Unwanted person: At 1 p.m., police responded to Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride for a report of a person being disorderly. The ski area management wanted the person removed from the premise and advised against trespassing. Police made contact with the person, who was … 0

Snowboarder airlifted after accident at Crotched Mountain

Monday, March 24, 2014

A snowboarder was airlifted to a hospital on Wednesday after being injured in an accident at Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride. The ski area’s general manager, Pat Terry, said the accident occurred in the morning and the snowboarder, who Terry said was a young male adult, was airlifted … 0

Antrim: Details in sex abuse case out

Monday, March 24, 2014

ANTRIM — The family that housed registered sex offender Max Wilson in Antrim may have withheld information about Wilson’s past convictions from the alleged victim’s family, according to Merrimack County Attorney Catherine Ruffle. Wilson, 69, of Antrim awaits trial for misdemeanor sexual assault charges out of Antrim, and … 1

Rindge: Police chief: Low pay hinders recruitment effort

Monday, March 24, 2014

RINDGE — Turnover on the town’s police force, resulting from low base pay, and the subsequent high cost of training for new non-certified officers could be costing taxpayers more money than if they paid officers higher wages to begin with. Most recently full-time officer Chris Martin left the … 0

New Ipswich police logs: March 25, 2014

Monday, March 24, 2014

New Ipswich Thursday, Feb. 27 Theft: At 2:30 p.m., police received a report from an Andrew Drive resident of the theft of house appliances. The property had been previously vacant. The missing items were noticed on April 11, 2013. Motor vehicle accident: At 3:34 p.m., police were advised … 0

Jaffrey:

Monday, March 24, 2014

JAFFREY Wednesday, March 5 Motor vehicle accident: At 3 p.m., police responded to a report of a three car accident on Main Street in Jaffrey. According to police, Deborah Busick, 63, of Jaffrey, was driving her 2010 Toyota Prius east on Main Street when she fell asleep at … 0

Antrim police log: March 20, 2014

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Antrim Tuesday, Feb. 25 Motor vehicle crash: At 5:55 p.m., police responded to Concord Street for a report of a two-car motor vehicle accident. Dispatch was advised that an unoccupied vehicle, owned by Carrie Platt, 56, of Hancock, slid out of the driveway of 40 Concord St. and … 0

Court log: March 11, 2014

Monday, March 17, 2014

Dublin police Todd Bissell, 43, of Keene, speeding, $372. Deborah Southwell, 51, of Marlborough, littering, $297.60. Greenfield police Benjamin Anthony, 23, of Greenfield, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious matters. … 0

Dublin: Sullivan named new police chief

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

DUBLIN — Dublin introduced Stephen E. Sullivan as the town’s new police chief on Monday, after the Board of Selectman and town representatives spent months vetting over 60 candidates for the position. Sullivan comes well-qualified, with an extensive … 0

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Rindge Wednesday, Feb. 26 Arrest: At 12:35 p.m., police arrested Tina Kokoska, 52, of Rindge on a $1,000 bench warrant, which she was able to pay and was subsequently released on $1,000 cash bail. No court date had been recorded for the log. Arrest: At 7:15 p.m., Swanzey … 0