Crime

Rindge: Street sign damages cruiser

Monday, October 20, 2014

RINDGE — The town’s 2013 Ford Taurus cruiser is out of commission, after an accident on Sept. 30 that damaged the driver’s side of the vehicle. Repairs are expected to be completed by next week, according to police. Police Chief Todd Muilenberg appeared before the Select Board on Wednesday to discuss the damages. He estimated $6,200 in repairs will be needed to return the vehicle to the department’s five-car fleet. … 0

Peterborough: Police Taser man with knife

Monday, October 20, 2014

A Peterborough man was arrested early Sunday after police shocked him with a Taser and pulled the knife he was holding away from him. Dana Marmonstein, 42, of Peterborough was arrested in his home on Hunt Farm Road on Sunday around 3 a.m. and charged with attempting to commit simple assault and resisting arrest. Police Chief Scott Guinard said Monday family members reported … 0

Monday, October 20, 2014

Jaffrey Monday, Oct. 6 Arrest/warrant: At 6:23 p.m., a 17-year-old boy turned himself in a warrant for theft by unauthorized taking. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a Nov. 6 court date at 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Complaint: At 6:40 p.m., a Jaffrey man went to the police station to report an altercation he had earlier with a Jaffrey man. The … 0

Jaffrey Police Log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, Aug. 6 Shoplifting: At 7:18 p.m., police responded to a call from a Peterborough Street business regarding an alleged shoplifting incident. Upon arriving, police spoke with a Jaffrey resident who was in the store with a bag of goods that he had paid for. There was … 0

Peterborough: Man sentenced to 7.5 to 15 years

Monday, August 11, 2014

A Peterborough man was sentenced in June to seven-and-a-half up to 15 years in the Hew Hampshire State Prison for possessing child pornography and witness tampering. Another seven-and-a-half to 15 years have been suspended, pending good behavior upon … 0

New Ipswich police logs: Aug. 7, 2014

Monday, August 11, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, July 25 Scam: At 1:22 p.m., police were advised that a resident had received a call reporting Microsoft errors from the resident’s computer. The resident does not have a Microsoft-based computer. The caller was attempting to sell a protection plan for her computer. The caller … 0

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Jaffrey Tuesday, July 29 Arrest: At 9 p.m., after locating a vehicle known to belong to Troy Demmons, 18, of Jaffrey, police arrested Demmons on a warrant charging him with reckless operation. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a Sept. 4 court date in the 8th … 0

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, July 23 Summons: At 3:30 p.m., after stopping a Chevrolet Cruze for a motor vehicle violation, police learned that the operator, Sandra Elrick, 50, of Rindge, has a license restriction of an alcohol interlock device, which this vehicle did not have. She was released on a … 0

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 … 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 … 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 … 0

Jaffrey: Blaze fought at MDS facility

Monday, July 14, 2014

JAFFREY — Firefighters from Jaffrey and eight neighboring towns fought a smoky fire in a building at Monadnock Disposal Service’s transfer station on Old Sharon Road in Jaffrey on Thursday afternoon. According to Jaffrey Fire Chief David Chamberlain, … 1

Rindge: Police chief interviews to start soon

Monday, July 14, 2014

RINDGE — The town of Rindge is closing in on a final candidate for its chief of police job, after former Chief Frank Morrill officially retired at the end of April. The town has been using Municipal Resources Inc., a company that provides professional, technical, and managerial support … 0