Tag Archives: Police

Regionalization in Belknap County – a bad idea

A while ago, we heard that the Belknap County Sheriff’s office was begging additional monies from the towns that it was serving for dispatch services. TOWNS PROTEST BELKNAP COUNTY IDEA TO ASSESS FEES FOR DISPATCH SERVICE As Belknap County considers assessing … Continue reading

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Deerfield PD adopts new policy for illegal immigrants

DEERFIELD — Town police officers won’t stop, hold or interrogate someone solely to determine their immigration status, under a police department policy adopted this week following last month’s detention of an illegal immigrant who got a flat tire going through … Continue reading

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Police: NH Officer Struck Delivery Worker

FREMONT, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire have opened an investigation after an officer struck a delivery man with his cruiser. WMUR-TV reports the crash happened in Fremont around 5 p.m. Thursday. According to police, the Fremont Police officer was driving … Continue reading

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Police directed to stop people from jumping off Portsmouth bridge

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Police in the New Hampshire city of Portsmouth will now be required to stop people from jumping off a popular bridge used to cool off during the summer. The Portsmouth Herald reports city officials posted signs … Continue reading

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Preliminary Report Issued: Officer- Involved Shooting of Patrick Letendre in Keene, New Hampshire

The report, which is attached, concludes that based on all the facts and circumstances, Sergeant Christopher Simonds and Police Officer Mark Cotton of the Keene Police Department were legally justified in the use of deadly force when each officer discharged … Continue reading

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Did Conway police hide evidence in assault case?

OSSIPEE — Allegations that Conway police hid an important witness from lawyers defending a Fryeburg, Maine, woman accused of assaulting and threatening an officer were heard in Carroll County Superior Court on Aug. 4. Following an incident that took place … Continue reading

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Furry hitchhiker catches the attention of Fremont police

FREEMONT — Officers on a traffic detail in New Hampshire were shocked to see furry hitchhiker pass through their site. According to Sgt. Jay Larochelle, the day was totally normal until one woman drove through his traffic detail with a … Continue reading

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