Police Department News & Announcements

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Tier 1 POST Accreditation Review July 2018

The Newtown Police Department Invites Public Comment on State Accreditation Efforts

18-4397 Bank Robbery

At approx 1:30 pm on 02/27/18 Newtown Police responded to a bank robbery in progress at the Newtown branch of the Union Savings Bank... more ››

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Safest Town's in CT, Newtown

The National Council for Home Safety and Security is happy to announce their ranking of the Safest Cities in Connecticut for 2018. The top... more ››

Rt 302 Bridge Work

Juniper Road & Birch Rise Drive Traffic Flow Recommendations

Attached in the below file is the Juniper Road & Birch Rise Drive Traffic Flow Recommendations.  These recommendations were presented... more ››

Food Drive

Holiday "Stuff a Cruiser"

The Newtown and Redding Police Department will be joining forces for the holidays.  They will be holding a holiday "Stuff a Cruiser" food... more ››

Toys for Tots

Toys For Tots Drive

The men and women of the Newtown Police Department will be donating their time to collect new and unwrapped toys in support of the Toys for... more ››

Arrest in Fatal MV Accident 17-6052

On 09/11/17 Terrelle Anderson was processed on an arrest warrant on the above charges at the Newtown
Police Department. Anderson was... more ››

Frontier Communications

Outages for Frontier Customers– Tuesday September 26th midnight to 6:00 am

On Tuesday morning, September 27th shortly after midnight Frontier Communications will be working on fiber optic lines on Rte. 302 down to... more ››

Toddy Hill Rd - Alleged Assault

On 09/06/17 at about 13:26 Officers responded to a residence on Toddy Hill Rd for the report of a suspicious incident.  A 16 year old, who... more ››

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Vehicle Evades Police on Motor Vehicle Stop

Motor Vehicle Evading Police on Motor Vehicle ChargesNEWTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT IS LOOKING FOR AN OLDER MODEL... more ››

2017 WC Police K9 Challenge

2017 Western CT Police K9 Challenge

Saturday, October 7th 2017K9 competition and lots of free family activities begining at 10am rain or shine.  Police officers can apply by... more ››

Armed Robbery Suspect Caught Minutes After

Case Number  17-00016366News Release Narrative:

New Way to Register Your Alarm System

The Town of Newtown is committed to the reduction of false alarms.  This initiative has prompted Town Officials to update the Town... more ››

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Newtown PD Assisted by the FBI, Manufacturing Bombs, Possession of Explosives

On 6/16/2017 at 6:30 am  Larry Bailey (12/8/1949) of 301 South Main Street Newtown CT was arrested on a valid State of Connecticut Arrest... more ››

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Annual Alarm System Renewals

The Newtown Police Department would like to remind all residents and business owners that it is time to complete your annual alarm... more ››

LE Torch Run

Law Enforcement Torch Run-Special Olympics

Friday, June 9, 2017Newtown Police, Redding Police and State Department of Corrections run in support of the Special Olympics.  Newtown... more ››

RFP for Architectural Feasibility Study

LEGAL NOTICENewtown, CTRequest for ProposalsFeasibility Study for theConstruction of a new Newtown Police Headquarters

Police Seeking Witnesses and First Arriving Person

The Newtown Police are still actively investigating a fatal motor cycle accident that occurred on January 19th, 2017.  The Department is... more ››

17-7273 Motorcycle Fatal Accident 4/23/17

On 04/23/17 at 7:47 PM, the Newtown Police Department responded to a one vehicle accident that occurred near #64 Currituck Road Newtown CT... more ››

Police Officers Giving Back to Veterans

The men and women of the Newtown Police Department love to show our support for all of our veterans.  One way that we show our support is... more ››