Crime

Rindge / Jaffrey / Wilton: More tests questioned in online certifications

Monday, July 6, 2015

Three more Monadnock region police officers’ Breathalyzer certifications have come into question after the state found a second glitch in the state-mandated online recertification test. Officer Thomas Bishop of Jaffrey and officers Todd Moriarty and William Hickerson III of Wilton were three of nearly 150 officers named in the latest list of officers released by the state; Rindge police officer Thomas Horne — whose certification was already in question from … 0

Peterborough: Man facing heroin charge fails to appear

Monday, July 6, 2015

JAFFREY — A Swanzey man, who was arrested in Peterborough on April 29 and charged with trafficking a half-kilogram of heroin, failed to appear at his arraignment at the 8th Circuit, District Division, Jaffrey, yesterday. Ryan Williams, 28, had been released on $75,000 personal recognizance after his arrest. Judge Phillip Runyon III, who … 0

Court Logs - July 7, 2015

Monday, July 6, 2015

Greenfield Codie Andersen, 18, Greenfield, two counts of burglary, defendant waived probable cause hearing, bail set at $10,000 personal recognizance. Patrick Quigley, 28, Antrim, operating without a valid license, $124 fine. Morgan Fox, 21, Greenfield, possession of drugs, charges not carried forward; possession of marijuana, $310 fine. Jaffrey Todd Vaillancourt, 22, New Ipswich, negligent driving, $310 fine; conduct after an accident, $336 fine … 0

Peterborough: One hurt in car crash Sunday

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A man sustained minor injuries in a car crash early Sunday, which sent his vehicle through a guardrail and down an embankment. A Subaru driven by Benjamin LeBlanc, 20, of Mont Vernon broke through the guardrail, smashed into a tree, and came to a stop on … 0

Bennington police log: June 9, 2015

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Bennington Wednesday, May 27 High speed: At 11:45 p.m., an officer was returning from Hillsborough on Route 202, when a white sedan traveling in the opposite direction was observed going 85 mph. Antrim police requested Bennington police stop the vehicle, but the officer was unable to locate it. … 0

Court Logs - June 9, 2015

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Greenfield Derek Dechaine, 26, Greenfield, simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request; simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request; simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request. Wade Somero, 24, New Ipswich, simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request; criminal mischief, dismissed at the State’s request; simple assault, dismissed … 0

Antrim: Man charged with 7 break-ins

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Update: Bail was lowered from $25,000 to $2,500 at Codie Andersen's arraignment, and he was subsequently released. This story has been updated to reflect that. Already facing burglary charges in Greenfield and Peterborough, a Greenfield man has been … 0

Rindge: Plea deal reached in fatal crash

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

A plea deal for a Massachusetts man charged with negligent homicide in the vehicle death of a 25-year-old Jaffrey resident caps his sentencing at no more than 14 years in prison. David Hoffman, 54, of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, is … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - May 28, 2015

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Jaffrey Friday, May 15 DWI: At 5:16 a.m., police stopped a vehicle driven by Kevin Martin, 25, of Fitzwilliam for speeding. Subsequent to the stop, Martin was arrested and charged with aggravated DWI. Martin was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail and given a June 4 court date … 0

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Peterborough Monday, May 18 Mind the gap: At 12:04 p.m., Susan Stansbury, 72, of Peterborough was stopped at the stop sign on Sand Hill Road and Concord Street. Stansbury told police she saw a gap in traffic. But, when she pulled her 2013 Subaru Impreza out, it struck … 0

Antrim police log: June 4, 2015

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

ANTRIM Tuesday, May 26 Arrest: At 11:13 p.m., an officer stopped a vehicle, and discovered the passenger, Codie Andersen, 18, of Greenfield, had four different warrants for his arrest out of Antrim. The warrants charge Andersen with of seven counts of burglary, one count of criminal trespass, six … 0

Francestown police log: June 4, 2015

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Monday, May 26 Animal complaint: At 12:27 p.m., police responded to reports of a stray dog near the intersection of Scoby Pond Road and New Boston Road, but did not find anything upon arrival. Tuesday, May 27 Missing person: At 6:19 p.m., police heard reports of a … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - June 4, 2015

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Rindge Friday, May 29 Possession of controlled drug: At 12:17 a.m., police were called to Annett Road for a report of a suspicious person. Subsequent to the report, police arrested Benjamyn O’Brien, 22, of New Ipswich, and charged him with operating after suspension and possession of a controlled … 0