The 911 archive

Showing 2/1/2015 to 7/15/2013

A suspect breaks into R&G Grocery at the corner of Wall and Main streets on Jan. 2.

Assistance requested to I.D. convenience store burglary suspect

NORWALK, Conn. – The Norwalk Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying a suspect in a convenience store... (Read more)

2 / 1 / 2015


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Norwalk Police seek help finding missing teen

NORWALK, Conn. – The Norwalk Police Department is asking for help locating a missing 14-year-old boy. The Special Victims... (Read more)

1 / 9 / 2015



Maritime Aquarium accuses former COO of $78K ‘misappropriation’

NORWALK, Conn. – A “misappropriation” of Maritime Aquarium funds has led to a Norwalk Police investigation and the resignation... (Read more)

12 / 16 / 2014


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Jury finds Simms not guilty in 2012 incident

Update: This story was rewritten to add details and comments. NORWALK, Conn. – A South Norwalk Councilman is off... (Read more)

12 / 5 / 2014


Councilman Travis Simms (D-District B)

Jury still seeking decision in Simms trial

NORWALK, Conn. – The jury is still out on whether South Norwalk Councilman Travis Simms is guilty of crimes... (Read more)

12 / 4 / 2014


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Simms defends himself in Norwalk criminal trial

NORWALK, Conn. – Travis Simms sat in a Norwalk courtroom Tuesday, testifying in his own defense against two criminal... (Read more)

12 / 3 / 2014


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South Norwalk Councilman’s trial begins with legal maneuvering, police testimony

  Update 11:22 a,m. Tuesday, Dec. 2: A defense motion made late Monday for the state to dismiss its... (Read more)

12 / 2 / 2014


Department of Public Works Director Hal Alvord

Burns: Criminal investigation of Norwalk sewage treatment plant turns up nothing

NORWALK, Conn. – The state has found nothing in its investigation into possible wrongdoing at the Norwalk sewage treatment... (Read more)

11 / 18 / 2014


Norwalk Common Council Minority Leader Travis Simms (D-District B).

Norwalk Councilman’s trial will begin Tuesday

NORWALK, Conn. – If you were anticipating the start of the Travis Simms trial Friday, you’ll have to wait... (Read more)

11 / 14 / 2014


A Grasso Companies dump truck is towed away Sunday from the scene of an accident at Fairfield Avenue and Flax Hill Road. (Contributed photo.)

Mushak: Fairfield Avenue truck accident could have killed people

NORWALK, Conn. – An accident Sunday in Norwalk came close to fulfilling a frightening prediction made by Michael Mushak.... (Read more)

11 / 3 / 2014


Minority Leader Travis Simms (D-District B)

Travis Simms arrested

Updated, 2 a.m., previous arrest history; 3:15, additional detail. Correction 10:09 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22. NORWALK, Conn. – South... (Read more)

10 / 21 / 2014


A $50,000 reward awaits someone who can help find the killer.

Reward offered in 2010 Norwalk murder

NORWALK, Conn. – The Office of the Chief State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Stamford/Norwalk and the Norwalk... (Read more)

10 / 10 / 2014


Overall crime in Norwalk dipped slightly in 2013.

State report: Violent crime down 13.3 percent in Norwalk

NORWALK, Conn. – You were less likely to be murdered, raped or beaten in Norwalk in 2013 than in... (Read more)

10 / 7 / 2014


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Norwalk top cop predicts NPD top leadership will grow in diversity

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk’s police department does not mirror the one in Ferguson, Mo., in that it comes close... (Read more)

10 / 6 / 2014


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Norwalk Police eyeing Norwalk sewage treatment plant in criminal investigation

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk Police have questioned workers at Norwalk’s sewage treatment plant in connection with a criminal investigation.... (Read more)

9 / 16 / 2014


Reports of gate receipts being stolen have surfaced at Calf Pasture Beach.

Norwalk probing suspected beach fee thefts

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling confirmed Wednesday that the city is investigating suspected theft of cash at... (Read more)

9 / 4 / 2014


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Playing it safe: Emergency preparedness, distracted driving crackdown and a citizens academy

NORWALK, Conn. – Forewarned is forearmed, and that is what various Norwalk public safety agencies are hoping people will... (Read more)

9 / 2 / 2014


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DUI enforcement checkpoint planned for Friday night

NORWALK, Conn. – The Norwalk Police Department will set up a motor vehicle DUI checkpoint on West Avenue starting... (Read more)

8 / 15 / 2014


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City suspends Island Belle docking permit after another brawl

NORWALK, Conn. – Another early morning incident aboard the Island Belle has led the city to temporarily suspend the... (Read more)

8 / 4 / 2014


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Norwalk Police: Man carried loaded handgun onto Island Belle

Updated, 5:26 p.m., name of man arrested. NORWALK, Conn. – A man was arrested early Sunday morning in Veterans... (Read more)

7 / 27 / 2014


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Norwalk cops FOI compliance gets a ‘B,’ department adds access

NORWALK, Conn. – An investigation by reporters from the New Haven Register, The Register Citizen and The Middletown Press... (Read more)

3 / 23 / 2014


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Crime drops in Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s senior criminal justice adviser reported positive statistics to the legislature’s Judiciary Committee... (Read more)

3 / 22 / 2014


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Norwalk tax board looks to slash Norwalk Police budget

NORWALK, Conn. – Things have reached a critical point and the city really needs to invest in new police... (Read more)

3 / 6 / 2014


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Residents encouraged to take precautions against the cold

The following was submitted by Michele DeLuca, Norwalk’s deputy director of emergency management. NORWALK, Conn. — In addition to... (Read more)

1 / 3 / 2014


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Warrant: Accused Norwalk assistant clerk exploited porous office procedures

NORWALK, Conn. – Accusations against former Norwalk assistant Town Clerk Debbie Troy – who is facing a trial on... (Read more)

12 / 30 / 2013


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Norwalk Police Dept. warns against phone scams

Submitted by Norwalk Police Dept. NORWALK, Conn. – The Norwalk Police Department wants to make residents aware of several... (Read more)

12 / 22 / 2013


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Tense moments as school bus stalls on train tracks

NORWALK, Conn. – It could have been a tragedy. A school bus loaded with 40 Silvermine elementary school children... (Read more)

12 / 18 / 2013


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Former assistant Norwalk town clerk accused of forgery, tampering and altering evidence

NORWALK, Conn. – More charges have been levied against a former Norwalk assistant town clerk, who was arrested by... (Read more)

12 / 14 / 2013


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Teen arrested, charged with assault at charter school

NORWALK, Conn. – A Norwalk charter school was briefly put on lock-down Monday afternoon after a 15-year-old boy entered... (Read more)

9 / 30 / 2013


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Former Norwalk Police Chief Rilling endorsed by Norwalk Guardians

NORWALK, Conn. – A record of treating minorities fairly has earned former Norwalk Police Chief Harry Rilling an endorsement... (Read more)

7 / 15 / 2013