Crime

Rindge: Panhandlers now face arrest

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

After receiving numerous complaints from Hannaford Supermarket, the Rindge Police Department has put panhandlers on notice. Those found in violation of panhandling on the island at the entrance of the Hannaford and Walmart parking lot, which abuts Route 202, will first be assessed a warning. For subsequent offenses, panhandlers will be arrested for criminal trespassing, a violation level offense that carries an assessed fine. Police report that several panhandlers have … 0

None injured as car rolls down embankment in downtown Peterborough

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

A sedan veered off Granite Street, rolled over an embankment, and stopped in the bushes on the side of the Contoocook River at the Transcript Dam at about 8:52 p.m. Tuesday. All three of the sedan’s occupants escaped uninjured. First responders found the three out of the sedan, on the edge of the … 0

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Jennifer J. Fox, 27, Greenville … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 30, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Francestown Monday, July 20 Criminal mischief: At 6:14 p.m., police responded to Ferson Road for a criminal mischief complaint. An investigation is ongoing. Mutual aid: At 9:36 p.m., police responded to the corner of Russell Station Road and Route 31 in Greenfield for a mutual aid request to … 0

Rindge: Driver takes out two benches on town common

Monday, July 27, 2015

Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle who drove through the town common and demolished two benches. Police Chief Todd Muilenberg believes that one vehicle made two passes to destroy the benches, based on the tire … 0

Man wanted in connection with heroin bust arrested

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A Swanzey man wanted on federal heroin charges following an arrest in Peterborough was arrested by state police Tuesday in Keene. Ryan Williams, 28, of Swanzey, was located at a Washington Street residence earlier Tuesday, according to state … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Peterborough Monday, July 13 Hit and run: At 5:12 p.m., a resident said another vehicle hit her car in her driveway on Concord Street Friday afternoon. Police are investigating for conduct after accident. Fraud: At 6:09 p.m., a Hancock woman said a gym in Milford charged her credit … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Dublin Wednesday, July 1 Motor vehicle accident: At 2:10 p.m., police responded to the area of 241 Goldmine Road for a single-vehicle accident. A 2014 Toyota Highlander, driven by William Albertinin, 70, of Mansfield, Massachusetts, was in a culvert after attempting to back into a driveway off Goldmine … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Jaffrey Thursday, July 16 DWI: At 12:25 a.m., police stopped Lauren McLean, 23, of Jaffrey, after observing her driving almost completely in the opposite lane of travel near Big and Small on Main Street. Subsequent to the stop, McLean admitted to consuming alcoholic beverages and was arrested and … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, July 14 Operating without a valid license: At 3 p.m., police stopped a 17-year-old driver from Rindge on Route 119 near Main Street after it was thought that his vehicle matched the description of a vehicle that was involved in a hit and run. While the … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Francestown Wednesday, July 15 Medical assist: At 8:58 a.m., police responded to a Campbell Hill Road residence for a medical assist. The scene was secure upon police arrival. Friday, July 17 Agency assist: At 9:18 p.m., police received a call to assist another agency in locating a vehicle … 0

Sharon: Alleged rapist back in jail

Monday, July 20, 2015

An alleged rapist ordered to stay in his hometown of Sharon while he awaits trial is now in jail, after he was unable to post bail July 13. Steven Lent, 27, could not post the $250,000 bail a Suffolk County Superior Court clerk magistrate imposed at his arraignment. … 0

Peterborough: Feds seek Swanzey man

Monday, July 20, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A Swanzey man already wanted on a state bench warrant now has a federal warrant out for his arrest. Ryan Williams, 28, is wanted for unlawful possession of heroin with intent to distribute. Federal authorities are … 0