August 2019 East Granby Police Blotter
First Selectman Jim Hayden has released the following information regarding police activity for August of 2019. Please note that “Total Calls for Service” includes among other things: tickets, accidents, patrol checks, community contacts, administrative assignments, well-being checks and business checks.
Please Note: Protect your vehicles and property! We’ve seen a rise in attempted car burglaries and attempted thefts: the common theme is that most vehicles have been left unlocked. The easiest way to protect your property is to lock the doors. When you exit your vehicle remove valuables and take the keys with you. If you see anything suspicious, please call the police department right away.
Total Calls for Service
August – 984 Year to Date – 8993
August – 8 Year to Date – 81 (one minor injury, one fatal)
August – 50 Year to Date – 475
August – 28 Year to Date – 272
August – Total of 25 investigations
- Domestic / Disturbances – (1)
- Burglary – (2) (one residence, one vehicle)
- Medical – (1)
- Larceny – (3) (two stolen vehicles – one of which was recovered) (one stolen item from vehicle)
- Assist other Agencies – (1)
- Suspicious Incidents – (14)
- Assist Citizen with Report – (1)
- Accidents – (2)
- August 3, 2019 – Dylan Thelning – East Granby – operating a motor vehicle while under the influence.