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Darien Police received grant funding for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) enforcement

For the 6th year in a row, The Darien Police have applied for and received grant funding for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) enforcement. read more

 

Overnight Parking Restrictions

Overnight parking restrictions are set to begin on 11/15/2014. read more

 

Is Your Dog Licensed?

Beginning Oct. 15th infractions will be issued to any dog owners who have not yet licensed their dogs. Licenses are to be renewed through the Town Clerks Office by June 30th of each year. Licenses are valid for the fiscal year July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015. read more

 

Robbery Suspect Identified Through DNA Evidence:

On June 28, 2011 at approximately 11:00am, three unidentified males entered David Harvey Jewelers, 995 Post Rd., carrying sledgehammers and wearing ski masks. The subjects proceeded to smash several glass display cases and removed numerous high-end watches valued at over $422,000.00. read more

 

Darien Police Partners With Local Organizations To Launches "Project Lifesaver"

The Darien Police Department has recently launched Project Lifesaver. This nationwide program is designed to bring people who are at risk of wandering, particularly the elderly, including those with Alzheimers, Autism, Down Syndrome and Dementia home safely. read more

 

Victim & Witness Notifcation Services

U.S. immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Investigations (HIS), is committed to protecting the public and ensuring that the rights of victims are observed. read more

 

Is a "Utility Worker" knocking at your front door? A burglar may be at your back door:

Distraction burglary is a crime in which elderly persons are often the targets but not always. The perpetrator seeks to draw a resident out of the house or into the basement on a pretext. While the resident is occupied, an accomplice enters the home and steals valuables such as money and jewelry. Thieves may also take read more

 

Reward Offered In Robbery of People's United Bank

The Darien Police Detective Division is seeking assistance in a bank robbery investigation. On Wednesday April 30, 2014 at approximately 2:00pm, the Peoples United Bank located at 25 Old Kings Hwy North, was robbed. The suspect entered the bank using an open umbrella to shield himself from vestibule and ATM cameras. read more

 

Is Heroin In Darien?

Definitely, according to Sergeant Jeremiah Marron of the Darien Police Department Selective Enforcement Unit, Not only is Heroin sold and used in Darien, but its severely addictive properties are motivating crimes such as burglary, larceny, theft from vehicles, and recently even Home Invasion. "Heroin is pummeling the Northeast, leaving addiction, overdoses and fear in its wake," said James Hunt of the Drug Enforcement Administration's New York Office. read more

 




 



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Breaking news as it happens in Darien.


Award Winning Traffic Division Takes 1st Place Again 18 days ago
"Lock Your Car. Everytime. Everywhere!" 19 days ago
Darien Police Offers Crime Mapping To The Public 28 days ago
ALL NIGHT PARKING RESTRICTION 1 month, 2 days ago
Local Officers Complete Supervisory Training at Roger Williams University 2 months, 6 days ago
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