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Police Officer Keith Scorca and K-9 Kato are the newest team on the Greenwich Police Department after graduating from a special police academy. - Photo and message courtesy of the Greenwich Police Department

New K-9 officer joins Greenwich Police Department

When four new officers were sworn in last week, the Greenwich Police Department was seemingly at its maximum level of 155. But there’s always room for more and another new officer has joined the
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Bear sightings reported in Greenwich

Guard your picnic baskets. There were two bear sightings in Greenwich this holiday weekend, according to Greenwich police. The first was in a backyard on Birch Lane late Sunday evening, and the second
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West Putnam Avenue re-opens after car crash

West Putnam Avenue has re-opened after a car crash around 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of West Putnam and Dearfield Drive caused “injuries of unknown severity,” police said. An initial assessment
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Greenwich police say Cos Cob incident was a hoax

UPDATE 7:30 P.M. –  River Road at East Putnam Avenue was closed to traffic during rush hour on Monday and the Greenwich Police Department believes a hoax is to blame. Chief of Police James Heavey said

Greenwich police search for gas station robbery suspect

Greenwich police are searching for a male suspect who reportedly robbed at gunpoint early Saturday morning the Sheep Hill Mobil gas station at 1129 East Putnam Ave. The suspect entered the gas station
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Bobby Valentine to headline Cos Cob Fire Police Patrol benefit on Saturday

The Cos Cob Fire Police Patrol Inc.’s annual fund-raiser is set for tomorrow, March 28, with Bobby Valentine as the special guest. Valentine, former manager of the New York Mets and the Boston Red Sox
The site of an attempted bank robbery in Cos Cob. _ contributed photo courtesy of Greenwich Police Department

Greenwich police investigate attempted bank robbery

UPDATE MONDAY 5:15 P.M. – Police describe the suspect as a white male in his 50’s wearing a Yankees hat and sunglasses. The Greenwich Police Department is investigating an attempted bank robbery in
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Breaking: Robbery at TD Bank on Greenwich Avenue

The TD Bank branch at 235 Greenwich Ave. was robbed Sunday afternoon, after a man held up a teller and made off with cash. A lone man entered the bank at approximately 1:30 p.m. and presented the

Greenwich officials preparing for predicted blizzard

4:40 P.M. UPDATE: Kim Eves, the school district’s communications director, has released the following statement: “Superintendent of Schools Bill McKersie is closely tracking the storms forecasted to
Bryan Francois

‘Black Houdini’ back in Greenwich police custody

Bryan Francois, a.k.a. the “Black Houdini,” is back in Greenwich police custody, after he was extradited Tuesday from North Carolina back to Connecticut on a number of drug charges. Francois, who
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