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Overnight Parking Restrictions

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

 

Counterfeit Debit Card / ATM Skimming Arrest

On September 22, 2014 this agency was contacted by JPMorgan Chase Bank Security that two unknown subjects had used counterfeit debit/credit cards to withdraw cash from two ATM locations in Darien. It was also determined that after using the cards in Darien the suspects had traveled to Fairfield, CT. read more

 

Darien Police Offer Halloween Safety Tips:

Darien, CT - In order to assist our community in enjoying this fun-filled holiday as safely as possible, the Darien Police Department has compiled the following Halloween safety tips for children, parents, motorists, and homeowners: 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

 

Drunk Driver Nearly Runs Over Two Darien Officers

At approximately 11:40 hrs the Darien Police Patrol Division received a radio broadcast regarding a green Nissan pick-up truck which was driving erratically. Two Darien police officers were on special duty traffic assignments on Leroy Ave. near West Ave. when they observed the vehicle traveling south toward them. Both officers were wearing Hi-Viz yellow uniform shirts identifying them as read more

 

Darien Officers Fight With & Taser Naked Man Who Breaks Into Home

Darien, CT: At approximately 4:30pm on June 30, 2014, the Darien Police Department received numerous reports of a naked male running through yards on Stephen Mather Road. The male was reportedly attempting to gain entry to several residences. Officers arrived on scene and observed a white male without clothes on in the area of Maplewood Drive. Upon seeing officers the male ran off and a foot 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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