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Police: Driver, 19, with Pot, No Registration, No Insurance, Wrong Plates

Leslie Silva and K-9 Kenny Yelllow Lab Labrador Retriever 06-01-17
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According to police, an officer saw the first sign of trouble when she noticed the 2003 Jaguar headed west on the Post Road was missing a front license plate; the second was when the back license plate was found to be registered to a Toyota Camry. The third, police said, was when she had the car pull over, then smelled the strong odor of marijuana as she walked toward it. (more…) Continue Reading →

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When You See Emergency Lights at a Highway Crash, Slow Down, Move Over — It’s the Law

Night Police Lights CT State Police on Facebook March 30-17 uploaded 06-20-17
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In the wake of a crash last Friday in Southport, AAA Northeast strongly urges motorists to consider the potential danger emergency responders including tow truck drivers put themselves in when they assist disabled motorists on our interstates. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: Man Was Intoxicated, Driving and Tussling With the Guy His Ex-Girlfriend Was With

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On Monday afternoon, June 12, according to Darien police, a 33-year-old man was intoxicated at 3:55 p.m., was driving in town and had gotten into a tussle with a man going out with his ex-girlfriend — and took that man’s eyeglasses. (more…) Continue Reading →

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