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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

 

Narcotics Arrest: Darien Man Crashes Car, Flees, Crashes Again

On May 17, 2014 John Tyler Keegan, age 22 of 2 Berry Ln. Darien, was involved in a minor motor vehicle accident on the Post Rd near Weeds Landing. Keegan never stopped his vehicle and left the scene of the accident. An officer nearby was given the description of Keegans vehicle and observed it traveling east on the Post Rd. The officer activated his emergency lights and attempted to pull Keegan 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

 

Town is seeking a certified Police/EMS/Fire Telecommunicator

The Town of Darien, CT is seeking a certified Police/EMS/Fire Telecommunicator. Applicants must be non-smokers and hold a current certification as a State of Connecticut Telecommunicator. A complete job description can be found on the Town of Darien website under Human Resources. 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

 

Bookkeeper Arrested For Embezzling From Veteran's Services Fund:

Darien, CT- In late May of 2014, The Darien Police Department received an embezzlement complaint involving an employee at the National Veteran Services Fund (N.V.S.F.). The President of the organization stated that irregularities in the companys financial statements were discovered by an accounting firm and were brought to his attention. It was quickly determined that the organizations 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

 

Parent of Darien High School Student Falls Victim To Kidnapping Scam

Darien, CT Daily phone scam attempts targeting residents of Darien and surrounding towns are occurring at an alarming rate. This afternoon a town resident and parent of a Darien High School student unfortunately became the latest addition to a substantial list of victims. Two other would-be victims reported incidents today however investigation revealed no financial loss was incurred. read more

 




 



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