Westport

Fairfield News: Missing Person/Boater

Westport Police Press Release: Department received a call from Fairfield Police Department in regards to a missing person investigation initiated out of their town. A search of known places that the missing person frequented resulted in locating his vehicle at Burying Hill Beach in Westport. With the help of Fairfield PD, Norwalk PD, and the US Coast Guard; the waters off of Westport were searched. Fairfield PD located the victims’ rowing skull beached on Cockeone Island. A foot search of Cockeone Island by Westport and Fairfield PD located the missing person, deceased, in the mud The deceased has been identified as William Supone, age 61, of Fairfield, CT and was transported to the Office of Chief Medical Examiners for autopsy as this investigation continues. 10:59pm--UPDATE: The boat has…

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The Westport Police Department announces the addition of Police Service Dog (PSD)Chase as the newest member of the Westport Police K9 Unit. PSD Chase is a two yearold Labrador retriever who was obtained from Guiding Eyes for the Blind in December 2014 and will be handled by Officer James Baker. The team has been training since then and is expected to be certified this month. Officer Baker and PSD Chase will join Officer Jim Loomer and PSD Koda in the K9 Unit. The addition of PSD Chase will bring the unit back to full strength since the retirement of PSD Ellie. The K9 Unit has never been a budgeted unit within the Police Department and has existed since its beginnings in the late 1980s through…

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PowerPoint Training

American Job Center Southwest’s Career Coach in Westport April 16th Barbara Butler, Director of the Westport Department of Human Services announces the return of the American Job Center Southwest’s (formerly known as CTWorks) Career Coach at Westport Town Hall. On Thursday,April 16, the Coach will offer a beginner’s class in PowerPoint 2007 from 10 a.m. – noon, followed by an intermediate class in PowerPoint 2007 from 1 – 3 p.m. Contact the Westport Department of Human Services for specific course description information. The Career Coach is a “training center” tour bus equipped with ten wireless computer labs offering free computer classes to residents in the greater Norwalk area. The mobile unit operates on a monthly schedule of visits to various community locations and is accessible to people…

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Westport News: 2 Busted For Prostitution

#Westport CT-- The Westport Police Detective Bureau with the assistance of Norwalk Special Services and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) tonight arrested two women for prostitution related offenses at a Spa in the Saugatuck area of Westport. The investigation began back in February of this year when the Westport Police Department Detective Bureau received information about the massage parlor offering sexual conduct for a fee.  Tonight after a two month investigation into the activities at the massage parlor, police executed a search warrant at the rented office space. As a result of the search warrant, evidence related to facilitating sexual conduct was seized. Additionally the message parlor was not licensed and the two women did not possess a massage license. Arrested were: Vera Kuvshinova (age 27) of Fairlawn…

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Westport News: Restaurant Larcenies

On September 15th, 2014 the General Manger of the restaurant Post 154 located at 154 Post Road East reported that one of its employees had stolen money from the business. The investigation into the details of the larcenies revealed that the employee would void out items in the dinner checks which never made it to the bank. In total it was determined that the accused had stolen $35,794.55 over a 6 month period. It was also learned that the suspect had forged checks made out to former employees and then endorsing the checks herself, stealing the funds.   On April 3rd 2015 Officers responded to the Norwalk Police Department and took custody of Sarina Clark. Clark had been arrested by Norwalk Police for a larceny related…

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Westport News: Pot With A Punch!

#Westport CT-- On Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at approximately 4:45pm, Westport Police Officer Kevin Smith stopped a vehicle on Post Road East near the Fairfield Town line. Officer Smith detected a strong odor of Marijuana in the vehicle so a K9 was requested to the scene. Officer Smith and K9 Officer Wells from Fairfield Police located two mason jars in the vehicle containing a substance known as DAB, or HONEY OIL. This oil is a high concentration of THC, the chemical responsible for the psychological effects of marijuana. The total weight of the oil was nearly 400 grams, with an estimated street value of over $30,000.00. The operator, identified as Ceslo Valle, was arrested without incident. He has a court date at Norwalk Superior Court on 04/13/15…

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I-95 Crash

3:48pm--#cttraffic #Fairfield CT--#Westport CT-- A crash on I-95 southbound just south of exit 19.  Injuries are reported as well as people walking on the roadway. Un accidente en la I-95 hacia el sur, al sur de la salida 19. Las lesiones son reportados, así como las personas que caminan por la calle. Um acidente na I-95 sul ao sul da saída 19. As lesões são relatados, bem como as pessoas que andam na estrada.

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11:35am--#Fairfield CT--Fairfield Police working with Bridgeport detectives and Westport Police made a significant drug bust in the parking lot of Kohl's just before noon today.  I don't have a lot of information on this but Fairfield detectives promised me a press release with the details later today.  Kevin Wells along with Ruger assisted in locating drugs in the vehicle.   I just happened to be at Kohl's for a personal purchase when this all went down. This is the second time this month the news found me.  They say you are what you think of the most, I think I'm going to start thinking more about money! Policía Fairfield trabajar con detectives de Bridgeport y de la Policía de Westport…

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Thank YOU!

Here are our numbers from Facebook tonight.  This doesn't include our audience from Twitter or our website that the ONLY news source translated in Spanish and Portuguese by a real person. This is like filling the Arena at Harbor Yard TEN TIMES a week!  How cool is that?  Thanks everyone!~  You proved you want get your news on your phone, not on an expensive subscription to cable TV!  You still get me for FREE! A big thank you to our sponsors who made this possible. If it weren't for them it would not be possible to bring you breaking news as it is breaking! Aquí están nuestros números de Facebook esta noche. Esto no incluye a nuestro Twitter pública o…

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