Darien Police Department 2016

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Want to Buy Darien’s Former Police Boat? Make a Bid

Marine Unit Police Boat 911-15-16
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After nearly a decade patrolling the waters off Darien’s shores and sometimes rescuing boaters, Darien Police Department is selling its 26-foot, 2007 Glacier Bay 2690 patrol boat to the highest bidder. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Several Darien Police Officers Commended for Exemplary Acts

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Four Darien police officers have been commended by the Police Commission for their actions in two recent incidents — one involving a female who appeared to be intent on hurting herself; the other, a man found unconscious in a swimming pool. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Police Sergeant Recognized by U.S. Justice Dept Data & Science Program

Jeremiah Johnson 9-18-16
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Darien Police Sergeant Jeremiah Johnson, Ph.D., is one of 11 law enforcement professionals nationwide to be selected for participation in the U.S. Department of Justice National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Law Enforcement Advancing Data and Science (LEADS) program.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Police Website Now Has ‘Resources Toolbox’ for Families, Friends of People with Destructive Behaviors

Resources Tool Box web page Darien Police Department 9-14-16
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Darien police announced Wednesday that its website now has a “Resources Toolbox” for families, friends and caregivers of people with various destructive behaviors, like drug-taking, bullying, suicide or dating violence. (more…) Continue Reading →

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2016 Becoming a Big Year of Changes at Darien Police Department

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New police officers are adding a “Class of 2016” to the Darien Police Department, which just saw the departure of another police officer, another come off of probation after a year with the department and recent promotions after some senior officials retired. (more…) Continue Reading →

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UPDATE: More Details Emerge on Alleged Racial Profiling Stop of Black Man in Tokeneke

Matthew McGee Racial Profiling Allegation 7-25-16
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Update, 9:35 p.m.:

More details came out Monday about a recent Darien police traffic stop of a black man who was riding his bicycle to work in Tokeneke that is alleged to have been a case of racial profiling. The details have come from both police and the man who was stopped. (more…) Continue Reading →

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