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Vernon Police Arrest Gun Shop Burglary Suspect

Vernon police arrested a man who tried robbing a local gun shop Friday night around 8 p.m.

03/29/2014

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Sex Assault Arrest In Vernon

Vernon police arrested a local man Thursday for allegedly having sex with a young girl a number of years ago.

03/13/2014

Luis Galan (Courtesy Vernon PD)

Escapee Captured In Vernon

A man who jumped custody, escaping from a Connecticut halfway home Dec. 5, 2013, was captured in Vernon Monday morning.

02/11/2014

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Citizen Aids In Burglary Arrest

An alert citizen helped thwart a burglary in Vernon Sunday morning.

02/03/2014

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Vernon Police Investigate String of Car Break-Ins

Vernon Police received 16 reports of burglaries into unlocked vehicles on Aug. 5. These burglaries happened sometime between Aug 4 and Aug. 5 during the overnight hours. They were in the neighborhoods of Hany Lane, […]

08/06/2013

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Hit and Run in Vernon

Just after midnight, the Vernon Police department received a complaint of a hit and run between a car and a motorcycle on Talcottville Road (Route 83) near the intersection of Pitkin Road. It was reported […]

05/18/2013

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Vernon Police: Remains ID Will Take Weeks

Vernon Police Detectives continue to work with the Connecticut State Police, Medical Examiner and State Forensic Lab to identify the skeletal remains recovered from West Street. The remains have been brought to the State Forensic […]

03/21/2013

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Vernon Remains Search Ends

Investigators have finished collecting evidence in Vernon where human remains were found last week. The remains have not been identified and police continue to treat the death as suspicious. The investigation continues.

03/18/2013

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Search Continues In Vernon Human Remains Case

Vernon police and other investigators are planning to continue their search this weekend in the area where human remains were found on Wednesday. It’s reportedly still an active crime scene. Early reports from the medical […]

03/16/2013

Jay Mohler-Avery, Candace Merriam (Courtesy Vernon Police)

More Sexual Assault Charges For Vernon Nurse Practitioner

A Hartford man who ran a medical practice in Vernon and was already arrested on charges of attempting to sexually assault an 18-month-old girl is now arrested on additional charges by Hartford police. Vernon and […]

03/08/2013

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