Westport, CT – Human Services Director Elaine Daignault announced that the Department of Human Services’ annual Holiday Giving Program benefitting Westport residents is underway. “Over the years, the generosity of volunteer donors has made the holidays brighter for hundreds of children, families and seniors in our town,” said Daignault. “Last year alone, the DHS Holiday
The Westport Police Department Local Union #2080 and Police Benevolent Association will be hosting their annual Holiday Toy Drive, which provides toys for underprivileged children throughout Fairfield County and beyond.The program has been extremely successful in the past, allowing for thousands of toys to be distributed to children who otherwise would have none. We ask
1:22pm–#Fairfield CT–#cttraffic–#Westport CT– A pursuit starting in Westport ended in Fairfield at exit 24 in the median. Two suspects fled on foot, one was captured at Cumberland Farm on King’s Highway East (pictured) and the other suspect captured near the Staples Plaza. It is not known at this time what the suspects were wanted for.
12:02pm–#Westport CT– #cttraffic– A crash with possible injuries on the Merritt Parkway southbound near exit 40. Avoid the area if you can. This news report is made possible by:
6:28pm–#cttraffic–#Westport CT– There is a multi car crash on I-95 northbound near exit 18 for your commuting pleasure. No word on any injuries.
#Westport CT–On 11/01/16, Officers were dispatched to a local pharmacy as Norwalk Police were investigating the theft of a prescription pad and learned someone attempted to fill the prescriptions there. Officers on scene spoke to the pharmacy employee who had recognized the three prescriptions as fraudulent. The suspect was later identified as Luke Montgomery of
#Westport C% – William Vornkahl, President of the Westport Veterans Council, announced that the Town of Westport will hold Veterans Day services on Saturday, November 11 in the Town Hall auditorium. The public is invited. At 10:30 a.m., the Westport Community Band will present a “Patriotic Salute to All Veterans” program which will include
#Westport CT– On 10/24/17, officers were dispatched to a report of an indecent exposure. The victim was checking her mail when a neighbor, identified as John Blackman, exited his residence wearing only a blanket. He commented to the female before opening the blanket exposing his genitals. Blackman was taken into custody and charged with 53a-186
10:33am–#Westport CT– A septic truck has taken down wires at Riverside and Route 1. Power is reported to be out in the area as well. Avoid the area! This news report is made possible by:
#Westport, CT– You may see some of our officers looking more dapper than usual. This is because, for the third year in a row, members of the Westport Police Department are participating in “No Shave November.” No Shave November is a web-based, non-profit organization devoted to growing cancer awareness and raising funds to support cancer