WRITTEN WARNINGS: 43
2 Driving with suspended license
1 Counterfeit plates, stickers, etc.
1 Possessing marijuana/hashish, 1st offense
1 Uninsured driver
1 Domestic assault
1 False information to police
1 Resisting arrest
TOTAL CALLS: 139
1/18, 11 a.m., Public Assist, Route 7
Officer Ed Larente received a report of a torn American flag that was being flown on private property. The caller reported having asked the owner to remove the flag, but it was still flying. He wanted a police officer to remove the flag due to its poor condition. The police have no authority to remove a flag from private property, even if it is being displayed contrary to proper flag etiquette. No further action was taken.
1/18, 6:17 p.m., Suspicious, Route 2 at Bear Trap Rd.
Officer William Bosworth received a report of a laser being pointed at vehicles on U.S. Route 2. He checked the area but was unable to locate the source, and no other complaints were received.
1/18, 6:30 p.m., Threats/Harassment, Kingswood Dr.
Officer Larente provided information to a citizen on how to obtain a restraining order.
1/19, 8:31 a.m., SRO Activity, Herrick Ave.
Cpl. Scott Philbrook attended a school safety assembly at Milton Elementary/Middle School.
1/19, 10:30 a.m., Juvenile Problem, Herrick Ave.
This case is still under investigation.
1/19, 12:53 p.m., Larceny from Building, Centre Dr.
Officer Kendra Raymond is investigating a report of a shoplifter who was caught on camera.
1/19, 4:13 p.m., Motor Vehicle Complaint, Bombardier Rd.
Officer Jareco Coulombe assisted a citizen with documenting damage that was done to his vehicle in a parking lot. The incident happened almost two weeks prior to the report, so no further investigation was done.
1/19, 8:47 p.m., Threats/Harassment, Route 7
Officer Coulombe responded to a report of a dispute over a child custody issue. He spoke with all parties involved and determined no crime had occurred.
1/20, 1:54 a.m., Accident – Property Damage, Route 7
A Vermont state trooper located a vehicle that had slid off the road on U.S. Route 7. Cpl. Chris Grenier responded to assist. The trooper arrested the driver for suspicion of DUI, and Grenier completed a crash report.
1/20, 2:03 p.m., Public Assist, Cobble Hill Rd.
Officer Raymond spoke to a complainant about loose dogs that are coming onto her property. She is attempting to contact the owner.
1/20, 2:30 p.m., Assist Motorist, East Rd.
Officer Matthew McQueen located a disabled vehicle while on patrol. He stayed with the operator until a friend arrived to jumpstart the vehicle.
1/20, 11:02 p.m., Suspicious, Park Pl.
Officer Richard Corbin located a vehicle near the end of Park Place. He made contact with the occupants who advised they were just talking.
1/21, 2:07 a.m., Domestic Assault – Misdemeanor, Bear Trap Rd.
Officers responded to a 911 open line call. The 911 operator could hear crying in the background. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a man and woman who were involved in an argument that turned physical. Officer Corbin arrested a 27-year-old Milton woman for domestic assault.
1/21, 12:50 p.m., Vandalism, Route 7
Detective Cpl. Frank Scalise investigated a report of pry marks located at the rear entrance to a business. He documented the damage and determined the marks may have been caused by the fire department accessing the building due to a recent sprinkler activation.
1/21, 5:43 p.m., Suspicious, Overlake Dr.
A property owner called to report a rental property of his was listed on apartments.com as available. He advised the property was currently rented, and he was unaware of who posted it as available. This is a common scheme in which the poster will try to scam a potential renter out of money prior them actually visiting the property.
1/21, 10:22 p.m., Suspicious, Route 7
Officers responded to a report of a retail theft in progress. They located the suspect who allowed them to search her. They did not locate any stolen property and determined the incident was likely a misunderstanding.
1/22, 12:06 p.m., Juvenile Problem, Herrick Ave.
Cpl. Philbrook seized a vape pen from a student. Vape pens and associated products are considered tobacco products and are illegal to possess by anyone under 18. It is also illegal to use such products on school grounds.
1/22, 2:58 p.m., Burglary, Joy Rd.
Detectives are investigating multiple daytime burglaries and are following up on leads.
1/22, 8:19 p.m., Threats/Harassment, Owen Ct.
Officer Charles Brown spoke with a complainant who wanted to report receiving harassing/threatening text messages. He provided advice on how to deal with the situation, and no further police assistance was requested.
1/23, 10:01 a.m., Juvenile Problem, Rebecca Lander Dr.
Cpl. Philbrook assisted the school with a truancy issue.
1/23, 12:41 p.m., Fraud, Centre Dr.
Detective Nick Hendry is investigating a check fraud case.
1/23, 1:12 p.m., Public Assist, Bombardier Rd.
Officer Larente spoke to a complainant who wanted to report suspected drug activity.
1/23, 7:10 p.m., Juvenile Problem, McMullen at Hobbs Rd.
Officer Bosworth responded to a report of snowballs being thrown at passing vehicles on McMullen Road. He checked the area but did not observe the reported activity.
1/23, 8:51 p.m., Suspicious, Christine Ct.
Cpl. Gordon LaFountain responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle that was pulling in and out of driveways. He made contact with the owner of the vehicle who reported she was looking for an address.