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The latest on local crime and public safety.
A Connecticut Catholic Monsignor Awaiting Sentencing for Running Meth Ring

A Connecticut Catholic Monsignor Awaiting Sentencing for Running Meth Ring

A woman was sentenced for supplying meth for the Connecticut drug ring.
Naugatuck Teen Charged After Trashing Someone's Belongings

Naugatuck Teen Charged After Trashing Someone's Belongings

Police were initially called to the residence on a report of a trespassing complaint.
Man Broke In and Stole 5 Cartons of Cigarettes, Naugatuck Police Say

Man Broke In and Stole 5 Cartons of Cigarettes, Naugatuck Police Say

The Waterbury man is being held on $150,000 bond.
Scott Moro of Naugatuck Returns Home After Battling California Fires

Scott Moro of Naugatuck Returns Home After Battling California Fires

Moro and a team of 19 others from Connecticut helped battle the California wildfires.
The Search Continues for Andre Barker Who Was Last Seen in Naugatuck

The Search Continues for Andre Barker Who Was Last Seen in Naugatuck

Family, friends and police are unsure where he went after disappearing almost one month ago.
Spitting on His Sister, Leads to Arrest of Naugatuck Man

Spitting on His Sister, Leads to Arrest of Naugatuck Man

Police responded to a domestic disturbance Monday night on Ward Street.
Inside of Truck Set On Fire in Naugatuck, Cops Say

Inside of Truck Set On Fire in Naugatuck, Cops Say

Police arrested a Naugatuck man for his role in the vandalism of the truck.
Naugatuck Police Charge Two Sandy Hook Residents in Red Bull Theft

Naugatuck Police Charge Two Sandy Hook Residents in Red Bull Theft

Almost $63 worth of Red Bull was allegedly taken from a Big Y.
Naugatuck Man Charged With Sexual Assault of a Juvenile

Naugatuck Man Charged With Sexual Assault of a Juvenile

He is being held on $100,000 bond.
Naugatuck Police Continue Their Search For a Missing Person

Naugatuck Police Continue Their Search For a Missing Person

Andre Barker has been missing for more than a month.
Naugatuck Woman Accused of Stalking Ex-Boyfriend

Naugatuck Woman Accused of Stalking Ex-Boyfriend

On one occasion police say she swerved her car in his direction, police said.
Waterbury Man Accused of Swiping 8 Cases of Beer in Naugatuck

Waterbury Man Accused of Swiping 8 Cases of Beer in Naugatuck

The beer was valued at $119, police said.
Naugatuck Has 26 Registered Sex Offenders

Naugatuck Has 26 Registered Sex Offenders

Waterbury has 342 registered sex offenders.
Naugatuck Man Lucky To Be Alive After Southington Hit-And-Run Accident

Naugatuck Man Lucky To Be Alive After Southington Hit-And-Run Accident

Police are searching for the black pick up truck that hit his vehicle.
Prosecutors Appeal Ruling that Overturned Skakel Conviction in Moxley Murder

Prosecutors Appeal Ruling that Overturned Skakel Conviction in Moxley Murder

The state is seeking to reinstate the 2002 murder conviction of Kennedy nephew Michael Skakel.
Truck Stuck on the Train Tracks in Naugatuck

Truck Stuck on the Train Tracks in Naugatuck

Naugatuck Police Department and the MTA help remove the truck from the tracks.
Naugatuck Can Have More than 50 Police Officers, Mayor Says

Naugatuck Can Have More than 50 Police Officers, Mayor Says

The original charter only allowed for 50 officers.
Waterbury Man Who Stole Jeep Dies in Crash in Middlebury

Waterbury Man Who Stole Jeep Dies in Crash in Middlebury

Police say the man stole the Jeep in Derby, which triggered a pursuit.
Naugatuck Police Searching for Missing Man

Naugatuck Police Searching for Missing Man

The man was last seen in Naugatuck on July 24 as he was going to look for a job downtown.
Future of Hop Brook Golf Course in Naugatuck Debated

Future of Hop Brook Golf Course in Naugatuck Debated

In 2012-13 the Borough lost $118,466 in funding the nine-hole public golf course.