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Peterborough: Motion filed in arson case

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Former Peterborough firefighter Gregory Potter, who is accused of setting a series of fires at five residential buildings in Durham in the early morning hours of Feb. 2, 2013, while people were inside the apartments, is scheduled to stand trial early next year on five counts of arson and one count of falsifying evidence. But first, a Strafford County Superior … 0

Jaffrey: Car crash results in minor injuries

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

JAFFREY — Four people escaped a two-car crash at the entrance to the McDonald’s parking lot in Jaffrey on Tuesday with only minor injuries, according to Police Chief Bill Oswalt. Originally, police were told the accident had involved three vehicles, said Oswalt in an interview following the investigation on Tuesday, but it became … 1

Jaffrey Cop Log: July 17, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, July 9 Protective custody: At 12:43 a.m., police came across a suspicious vehicle at Sandy Beach. Police say they found a 41-year-old Massachusetts man and two 16-year-old Jaffrey girls inside and near the vehicle, and the girls had been drinking. Police arrested the girls and placed them in protective custody; they were later released to their parents. One of them was … 0

Rindge police log: May 29, 2014

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Rindge Tuesday, May 20 Email scam: Police officers sent out a warning alert advising residents to look out for email scams. Police are investigating what appears to be email scam through an online sales site. Interim Police Administrator Mike French said a Rindge resident posted a vehicle for … 0

Peterborough: Landlord charged with threatening tenant and tenant’s dog

Monday, June 2, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A Greenfield man has been charged with three felonies after allegedly threatening his Peterborough tenant with a knife after a disagreement about rent, according to Peterborough police. Donald Haney, 56, of Greenfield was arrested on Wednesday … 0

Rindge: Search for new chief intensifies

Monday, June 2, 2014

RINDGE — The Rindge Police Department has received 39 resumes from 20 states for the police chief position, said Town Administrator Jane Pitt at a Select Board meeting Wednesday. Pitt announced that 12 candidates have been selected to go forward in the process and that they will be … 0

Lyndeborough: Two charged in Nashua heroin sale

Monday, June 2, 2014

Two women, one from Lyndeborough and the other from Nashua, were both arrested on drug charges by Milford police last week, in connection with complaints brought forward by Nashua police. On May 2, at 2:49 p.m., Milford police … 0

Court log: June 3, 2014

Monday, June 2, 2014

Dublin police Susan Garand, 47, of Epping, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Greenfield police Morgan Fox, 20, of Greenfield, equipment violation, $44.66. Hancock police Jonathan Hall, 26, of Manchester, failure to have Hawkers/Peddlers license, $100; driving after suspended license, $310, bench warrant issued on March 4, … 0

Peterborough: Police: No fault in fatal 202 accident

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough police have completed an investigation into the Feb. 28 accident on Route 202 that resulted in the death of Peterborough resident Michael Dugrenier, and have been unable to determine a cause of the accident. Dugrenier, 51, was walking on the state highway near South Meadow … 0

Antrim/Bennington: Jury hands down sex, drug charges

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

An Antrim man and a Bennington man were both indicted on May 15 in Hillsborough County Superior Court in Manchester, one on sexual assault charges and the other for sale of drugs. A Grand Jury indicted Shawn Mooney, … 0

Bennington police log: May 27, 2014

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Bennington Wednesday, May 7 Summons: At 1:45 p.m., police stopped a vehicle for speeding on Route 202. After investigation, police issued the operator, Phillis Adams, 52, of Hillsborough, a summons for driving without a valid license. Adams is scheduled to appear at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough, on … 0

Antrim police log: May 29, 2014

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Antrim Thursday, May 22 Arrest: At 1:34 p.m., Mallory Belliveau, 19, of Antrim, turned herself in at the police department on an active warrant stemming from a previous motor vehicle stop. The warrant charged Belliveau with possession of drugs and possession of controlled/narcotic drugs. She was released on … 0

Jaffrey police log: May 29, 2014

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Jaffrey Tuesday, May 20 Arrests: At 4:23 p.m., police arrested three young men for possession of controlled narcotics. Paul Tingas, 22, Costas Tingas, 21, and Nicholas Goodin, 21, all from Dracut, Mass., were pulled over on Peterborough Street, following a traffic stop. According to police, they admitted they … 0