Southbury Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Annual '26 Days Of Kindness' Campaign Starts In Memo...

    Tuesday Nov 24 | via The Hartford Courant 

    ToniAnn Murzin of Trumbull says she's been thinking a lot about a motto in recent days as the anniversary approaches of the Dec. 14, 2012, Sandy Hook school massacre: "If you have wealth share it, if you don't, then share your heart." That phrase was the motivation for her decision to give 26, $1 lottery tickets to the Trumbull Food Mart Monday so the convenience store could distribute them to customers.


    Related Topix: Trumbull, CT, Southbury, CT, Startups, Facebook, Sandy Hook, CT

  • Ex-teacher caught with boy gets probation

    Thursday Nov 5 | via Connecticut Post 

    A former Wilton middle school teacher and Sacred Heart University instructor, caught parking with a 14-year-old boy in a Trumbull movie theater parking lot, was granted special probation Thursday. Timothy Leonard , 37, who was arrested after police found him parked in a dark and secluded part of the Trumbull Cinemas lot with the underage boy, claimed he thought the boy was 18. Under the pretrial program, Leonard, who was fired from his teaching jobs, didn't plead guilty to the charges of fourth-degree sexual assault and risk of injury to a minor pending against him but was placed on two years' probation.


    Related Topix: Trumbull, CT, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Southbury, CT

  • Fatal Accident Investigated; Police Donate to Food B...

    Oct 18, 2015 | via 

    On the day snow flakes fell earlier this afternoon we'll be dealing with the coldest temperatures of the season thus far. Aunt's lawsuit over nephew's hug goes viral/ fire official killed by train/ man brings kids to a bar, gets arrested/ Police K-9 passes away.


    Related Topix: Southbury, CT

  • Police Log

    Sep 3, 2015 | via 

    Patrolman Arthur Petteruti reports responding to the area of 1800 Hartford Ave. at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 29 to assist another officer at the scene of a motor vehicle accident.


    Related Topix: Johnston, RI, Pawtucket, RI

Southbury Law

Is driving on a state / public road still a requirement to be convicted for DWI in CT
I was in a friends deli parking lot after hours when arrested for DWI and not driving on a state / public road....does it makes a diffrence?
I don't practice in CT but most jurisdictions would allow for a prosecution under these circumstances. From a public...
DUI assessment for drunk driving classes in CT?
I was arrested in NY for DUI and convicted. I live in CT. The NY judge has allowed for me to take the DDP classes in CT but I have to go for an assessment/evaluation to even get in the classes. Will I have to take a drug test during this evaluation/assessment?
That depends on the police report. Were you arrested for alcohol or drugs. If it was alcohol they will give you a...
OUI in Maine in 1998- paying for it in 2015!
Husband was arrested in Maine for OUI in 1998. We went to court, paid a fine. Now- husband is prevented from renewing his CT license until he goes to an alcohol education program and pays $300. He had renewed his license twice since and this never showed up. This whole thing sounds wrong to me. Any insights??
Sometimes things fall through the cracks when state DMVs share information about DUI convictions. It would appear that...
If i got arrested for dui and now am only able to drive my car with an IID installed... can i still drive my moped?
please... and thank you for your time
No you cannot. You cannot operate any motorized vehicle. If you do and get caught you'll go to jail for at least 30...
Can I get out of a dui charge if BAC after breathalizer test was 0%? Also got infraction for possession of marijuana and pipe
19 years old male. Connecticut. Originally got pulled over for not getting my emissions done.I was driving fine. But got pulled into station for apparent dui, I told officer I had smoked 4 hours before incedent.
Probably not. It's not just DWI of Alcohol but of any substance which causes impairement of your ability to operate the...
What are the consequences of being arrested for fifth degree larceny, while on probation for first offense d.u.i. conviction?
In connecticut. The offender has been accepted for Adult Alcohol Education program, but the classes have not yet started. He has also been given thirty five hours of community service to complete by August 4, 2015. His court date for the shoplifting charges is on Wed., July 15, 2015. He cannot afford an attorney. Can you give him an idea of what to expect? Thank you for your time.
It will have no effect at all if he is is doing the Alcohol Education Program. He's not on probation and AEP is not a...
Can my New York license be suspended from getting a DUI in Connecticut ?
I was pulled over for speeding and arrested early Sunday morning .After blowing a .22 I was charged with a DUI.
The answer is yes. DMV Conn will notify NY