MILFORD - A Milford man is facing several serious charges after Milford Police responded to a report of a disturbance at an apartment building on Cedar Street last night. 24-year old Melvin Vazquez is facing three-counts of assault and battery on a police officer, three... Read more.
BELLINGHAM - A Hopedale teenager is being charged following the report of a disturbance Sunday at the Rite Aid Pharmacy parking lot on Prospect Street in Milford. 19-year old Joseph Brigham is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon. A call to Milford Police... Read more.
MILFORD - Milford Police were called to the Milford District Courthouse twice within a half hour yesterday afternoon. The first time for a disturbance which led to the arrest of a Worcester woman. 35-year old Sara Calmen is charged with domestic assault and battery on a... Read more.
MILFORD - It’s that time of year again when we’re all reminded about the importance of seat belt use. The Milford Police Department, in partnership with the State’s Highway Safety Division and some 200-police departments across the state, are all taking... Read more.
Milford - A Milford resident called police early yesterday morning to report a break-in at his home and that he had just chased them out of his house. Milford Police were able to quickly arrest two Milford men, not far from the home, charging 38-year old Richard... Read more.
MILFORD - The investigation of a report of a woman claiming she was assaulted back in December while walking on the Upper Charles-Milford Bike Trail has ended finding no evidence to substantiate that the incident occurred as alleged. The Milford Police Department... Read more.
A young girl walked into the Milford Police Station yesterday afternoon saying she was a runaway from Vermont and would like to go to the hospital. Milford Police were able to quickly confirm she was missing and contacted the Department of Children and Families in... Read more.
A Paxton man is sentenced to prison after pleading guilty yesterday in Worcester Superior Court to stealing close to one and-a-half million dollars from a Milford real estate company. 61-year old Michael Lussier was sentenced to two to three years in state prison to be... Read more.
Milford - A Milford man is in jail awaiting a dangerousness hearing, charged with stalking at least three-women and vandalizing their homes and cars after the women turned down his advances, all part of a ruse using an internet dating site. 37-year old Domingo Spinney... Read more.
Milford - A Milford man wanted by Sturbridge Police for violating a restraining order and intimidation was taken into custody at his residence by Milford Police last night. 37-year old Michael Brown is charged with violation of an abuse prevention order, intimidation... Read more.
A minor two-vehicle accident involving a Milford Police cruiser led to the arrest of Milford man yesterday who was eventually transferred to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Agency, otherwise known as “ICE”. 48-year old Antonio Barbosa of 173 Main Street is charged with... Read more.
Milford - A Milford man is facing a drug charge following a call to Milford Police from the Emergency Room at Milford Regional Medical Center. 29-year old James Veduccio is charged with possession of a class “E” drug with intent to distribute. A person working in the ER... Read more.
Police are actively searching for Marc Daniels, a 46 year old white male from Paxton Massachusetts. Marc Daniels is approximately 5'10 and 220 lbs. When last seen, he was wearing a Bruins knit cap, blue jacket with a dark fleece jacket underneath, jeans, hiking boots and... Read more.
A new state drug law is now in effect. It's part of a new substance abuse prevention law signed by the governor earlier this year. It's almost become a daily occurrence of police responding to possible drug overdoses. In fact, Milford Police had two such calls... Read more.
Milford Police received a call from the security officer at a store on Medway Road reporting someone in the parking lot appeared to be going through the cars. When police arrived, the man was in the Kohl's department store. Police arrested 27 year old Korey Testa from... Read more.
The investigation will continue today in the fatal hit and run accident on Main Street in Milford late yesterday afternoon. Ed Thompson speaks more on the Milford woman who was killed, a woman known to many in town... Read more.
At just around 4pm today a pedestrian was struck and killed on Main Street, near So Bow, in Milford. The truck involved left the scene. WMRC has learned that the victim was Barbara Clements, known in town affectionately as Sarge for her many years involved with the... Read more.
Milford Police arrested four people early yesterday morning after a man from Jefferson Street said two men were trying to kill him and attempted to get into his house. 24 year old Terrell Paniss of Tammit Road in Bellingham is charged with assault with a dangerous... Read more.
Two 17 year olds were arrested early yesterday morning by Milford police after they allegedly broke into Charlie's Mini Mart, the Pizza Palace and a beauty salon. Cash was taken at Charlie's and the entire cash register was taken from the beauty salon. The two thieves... Read more.
Milford Police Officer Nathan Hathway, who was injured this week at a construction site detail job, has been released from the hospital. He has been a member of the department for seven years. Doctors said they expect Hathway to make a full recovery from his injuries. Read more.
Milford Police were called out last night for an attempted suicide. The caller found her brother covered in self inflicted cuts to his arm and abdomen. The man took off on foot wearing only his underwear. Canine units from Mendon and Bellingham, as well as state police... Read more.
Milford Police yesterday searched for a man who had threatened suicide and ran off into the woods in the Eben Street and Cormier Circle area. Mendon sent over their canine unit. The man was found using the fire departments thermal imaging device and brought to the... Read more.
Milford Police and Fire Department EMTs responded to two drug overdoses early yesterday morning within an hour of each other. One was on Pheasant Circle where a 30 year old was unresponsive and not breathing when they arrived. The drug Narcan was administered and the... Read more.
Police Matrons are responsible for monitoring female prisoners while in the custody of the Milford Police Department. The position also includes searching female prisoners upon the direction of a police officer. Matrons are on-call and are contacted whenever the... Read more.
We’re finally getting the winter that we were hoping to miss. With unseasonably warm weather recently, who could have seen this coming. But within a few days we’ve enough snow to start questioning that whole Groundhog’s shadow thing. With yet more snow on the horizon... Read more.
Milford Police detectives and the DEA and a Worcester task force initiated a multi-agency investigation targeting mid and upper level heroin traffickers operating in and around the Milford area and Metro West. As a result of the effort, police served multiple search... Read more.
Milford Police Officer Rus Poisant was injured on New Year's day by a man he was attempting to help. Poisant answered a 911 call from a resident of Paula Road indicating there was a Hispanic male indicating another man was going to shoot him with a gun. Poisant asked... Read more.
Milford Police investigated an accident last night at the intersection of Main Street and Route 140. A car, driven by Richard Warburton, 34, of Uxbridge slammed into a utility pole. He is charged with his third drunk driving offense as well as unlicensed operation... Read more.
Milford Police responded to a total of eight motor vehicle accidents yesterday. The most serious of which was an early morning, three car accident on Main Street that did result in some injuries. The drivers were a Milford woman, Jacqueline Torres, a Milford man... Read more.
The Milford Police Department is once again joining more than 200 local law enforcement agencies and the Massachusetts State Police, taking part in the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilization due to the increase in drunk driving related fatalities around... Read more.
A Rhode Island woman was placed under arrest after Milford Police were called to a hotel on Fortune Boulevard for a report of a female party passed out in her room. Paramedics and an ambulance was sent to the Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott were they found 36 year... Read more.
Three Milford residents have been arrested and are facing similar drug charges. The arrests come as a result of an extensive investigation by Milford Police and a drug enforcement task force out of Worcester. 40 year old Nilsa Vega, her 19 year old son Santos Vega... Read more.
Milford Police responded to a call that came in late yesterday morning. The caller reported she had found her relative deceased at the American Athletic Club on East Main Street. The deceased has been identified as a Florida Man and, as it turns out, a homeless man... Read more.
Milford Police are seeking the identity of a man in his 50s that committed suicide this morning on Cedar Street by Route 495. A car parked nearby is registered to a Rhode Island resident. The man got out of his car around 7:30am, laid a blanket down and shot himself in... Read more.
Milford Police responded to a report of an assault at a restaurant on Cedar Street last night which ended with the arrest of a Connecticut woman. this happened at about 6:30 last night at Wendy's with a caller telling police that her boyfriend's ex-girlfriend just... Read more.
Once again Milford Police detectives continued their assault on the use and sale of illegal drubs by arresting two men from Lynn and Dorcester yesterday. They both face heroin trafficking charges. Chief Tom O'Loughlin told WMRC last night that authorities seized heroin... Read more.
Milford Police continue to crack down on illegal use and sale of drugs in the area. Yesterday they arrested four people with the assistance of the Worcester Drug Task Force, State and Hopedale Police detectives. Timothy Kedski, 31, and Candace Blacksmore, 25, both of... Read more.
Milford Police have ratified their new three year contract with the town. A settlement was reached last Tuesday with a mediator after several months of tense negotiations. The deal gives police officers two percent increases in each of the first two years and two and a... Read more.
On Tuesday October 21, 2015 Milford Police Detectives along with the DEA Worcester HIDTA Task Force and the Hopedale Police Detectives Arrested Thomas DePaolo, Kimberly Heron for Distribution of Class A Drugs, Possession of Class A Substance with Intent to Distribute... Read more.
A 34 year old Medway woman was arrested by Milford Police after a call about an erratic driver. Desirea Phoutopolous of Holliston Street is charged with drunken driving, possession of an open container of alcohol in a vehicle, negligent operation, resisting arrest... Read more.
The Milford Police Department recently did liquor license compliance checks on 16 stores that sell alcohol. All passed the test refusing to sell to a 21 year old police operative. 28 restaurants were also checked with only one, Casa Brazil, on Main Street, failing by... Read more.
The Milford Police Department is reminding residents that the department will be conducting it's annual night time firearms training sessions this week, weather permitting. The next training session will be taking place tonight and Saturday night starting at 4pm and... Read more.
Police in Franklin arrested two men from Rhode Island. The result of a motor vehicle traffic stop. The driver, 59 year old Randy Daignault of Woonsocket, is charged with operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license while his passenger, 46 year old Raymond LaPearle... Read more.
Milford Police charged the same three people twice within an hour early yesterday morning after a report on a fight on Luby Avenue. John Hayes, 41, of Christopher Road in Holliston is charged with assault and battery, intimidation of a witness and threatening to commit... Read more.
Milford police are investigating an incident early this morning after a resident of Kellet Drive said he was assaulted and robbed. Brian O'Sullivan, 38, or 19 Kellet Drive was arrested and charged with unarmed robbery, assault and battery and on a warrant. Read more.
Milford Police detectives continue to investigate an apparent home invasion at a multi-family house on Chestnut Street yesterday afternoon. An uncle said he found his ten year old niece restrained to a chair with painter's tape. Chief Tom O'Loughlin told WMRC the person... Read more.
For the second time in a week Milford police and fire rescue personnel responded to 75 Highland Street for a 22 year old man who had overdosed on drugs. He was not breathing at the time of the call. Also for the second time the homeowner, 83 year old Mary Ann Federico... Read more.
Milford Police are investigating an extremely sad case of fraud. The woman, who will not identify, lives on Blanchard Road told authorities some one claimed to be holding her grandson hostage. She was scammed out of 4 thousand dollars. People are urged to be aware of... Read more.
Remember this from Friday night? Turns out Ronald Peck of Upton bumped into a bunch of cars and a light pole and then fled the scene on foot before his truck burst into flames. He's being charged on many counts including drunk driving. Police caught him in the woods near... Read more.
Milford Police administrated the drug Narcan and saved their lives to a Milford man and a Mendon man who overdosed on Heroin earlier this week. The Nasmal Mist has been used several times in recent months with success although there have been some deaths from overdoses... Read more.
Milford police will summon two men to court after an incident last night. The incident involves a possible drug over dose. Authorities received a call about a driver and said the car stopped with two men slumped over in the vehicle. The caller put his car in front of the... Read more.
A Worcester superior court judge has ordered that Dominic Cristino, 50, of Western Avenue remain behind bars after a dangerous hearing earlier this month. He will stay for at least another 120 days. Cristino faces a multitude of charges related to his own dispute with... Read more.
A Milford man is facing charges following a two vehicle accident yesterday afternoon near the intersection of Beach and East Main Streets in Milford. 30 year old Segundo Celacaguana of 95 Congress Street is charged with operating a motor vehicle without a license and... Read more.
Milford Police were called to an apartment on Court Square yesterday for a disturbance. During the 911 call, yelling and a crying baby was heard in the background. 21 year old Hannolore Lagene and Yves Oville both from Court Square were charged with assault and battery... Read more.
Milford Police Officer, Rob Tusino, saved the life of a 51 year old woman last night. The woman last night over dosed on heroin at the La Quinta Inn on Beaver Street with the use of the drug Narcan. Narcan is available to all officers in their cruisers. The use of the... Read more.
Milford Police recently conducted alcohol compliance checks on 42 businesses licensed to sell alcohol. This included restaurants and package stores. Police Chief Tom O'Loughlin said Prezo's on East Main Street failed and served a beer to the undercover operative without... Read more.
Milford Police received several reports of car break ins yesterday. The incidents occurred on Cedar, Eben, High, Haven and Spruce Streets and Caroline Drive. Money, jewelry, a GPS, sunglasses, a laptop, briefcase and checkbooks were stolen. Residents are reminded to... Read more.
A 54 year old man, who is a convicted arsonist, was arrested by Milford Police yesterday. John Wylie of Prospect Street was picked up on a warrant issued by the Worcester Superior Court Probation Department originating from the original charges of arson, breaking and... Read more.
Two Milford men are facing drug possession and distribution charges were arraigned in Milford District Court yesterday with both pleading not guilty. 21 year old Shyshone Holliday of East Walnut Street is charged with two counts of Class D drug possession and one count... Read more.
Two Franklin residents will be summonsed to court by Milford Police. Vanessa Sullivan, 18, of Sunset Road and Catherine Myers, 18, of Stone Ridge Road are accused of shoplifting. A 26 year old Milford resident was arrested in Holliston. Bernard Desouza of Water Street... Read more.
As a result of a joint investigation between The Milford Police Detective Unit and The DEA Worcester HIDTA Task Force Sean Ireland (DOB 6-15-90) and Sara Sherillo (DOB 9-25-90) were arrested. A search warrant of their residence was executed following their arrests at 16... Read more.
A 20 year old Milford man was arrested yesterday by Milford Police at the high school after entering the building with a box cutter on his person. Timothy Allen of Country Club Lane is accused of stalking, trespassing, carrying a dangerous weapon on school grounds and... Read more.
A section of Dilla Street in Milford was closed overnight after an accident. A car, driven by 29 year old Segundo Tamay of Water Street in Milford, knocked down a utility pole with several transformers on it. National grid was on the scene through a better part on... Read more.
The Milford Police Department will receive a grant of half a million dollars for investigative work that led to the conviction of a former Waters Corporation manager. A Mendon man, Glen Dias, pleaded guilty in 2011 to charges of conspiracy, mail fraud and money... Read more.
A certain fall from grace again for a former Milford police sergeant, Ed Pomponio. He admitted to sufficient facts for a guilty finding on a charge of obstructing justice and destruction of evidence while working as a police officer in Ashland. The judge ruled that... Read more.
A man called Milford Police yesterday after his 11 year old son called him saying he was scared of his mother and that she was out of control. Police went to the apartment at the Pheasant Run Complex and found no problem. apparently the mother took the boy's XBox away... Read more.
Milford Police arrested an alleged prostitute yesterday at a hotel. The 22 year old from Warwick, RI is charged with sexual conduct for a fee. Chief Tom O'Loughlin told WMRC his detectives look at websites such as Craig's List. The woman had been advertising her... Read more.
Milford Police made a very significant drug arrest late last week that is sure to stem the flow of heroin into the area. Chef Tom O'Loughlin told WMRC his detectives worked with the office of District Attorney Joe Early's task force and Lowell Police to apprehend a 31... Read more.
WMRC has learned that one of the men involved in the Valentine's Day shooting at The Holiday Inn Express in Milford is dead. Thomas Coburn III of Hopkinton was pronounced dead on the scene after an argument with Christian Nealon, also of Hopkinton, ended in shots being... Read more.
Early on Saturday morning police were called to the Holiday Inn Express in Milford where a double shooting was reported. Sources tell WMRC that a lover's quarrel was the cause of the shooting. Allegedly a man confronted his significant other after learning that she was... Read more.
A 21 year old Milford man was arrested overnight by Milford Police. Quinn Moran of Spruce Street is charged with home invasion and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Authorities said a man was stabbed. Police searched an area around Princeton Drive... Read more.
A Milford family dealing with their child having cancer will received a $5,000 helping hand donation today from the group Cops For Kids With Cancer. Milford Chief Tom O'Loughlin told WMRC that the group has helped 300 families since the year 2000 and donated $1.5 million... Read more.
Milford Police were called to the Tedeschi's Convenience Store on Main Street around 2:30 this morning for a reported stabbing. It turned out that the 26 year old man stabbed himself in the chest. He was bleeding profusely and left a trail of blood from his apartment... Read more.
Our area towns are weathering the Blizzard of 2015 and today will be a clean up day for highway departments and home owners. In Milford, police had several calls about people throwing snow into the roadway after they had been plowed. This is a town bylaw violation... Read more.
Residents of Milford will be coming together this week to show their support for their police department in what is being called a simply a rally to support Milford Police. Peter and Claudia Scandone say, although the rally comes in the wake of recent protests against... Read more.
Milford selectmen last night on a unanimous vote approved renewing the contract for Police Chief Tom O'Loughlin for another three years. It was set to expire on June 30th. O'Loughlin has worked here for 13 years. O'Loughlin deservedly received credit for working... Read more.