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DUI Checkpoint July 17, 2014

TRAFFIC ADVISORY
From the Hartford Police Department Traffic Division Thursday, July 17, 2014

HARTFORD POLICE TO CONDUCT DUI ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINT


(Hartford, CT.) – The Hartford Police Department Traffic Division will conduct a DUI Enforcement Checkpoint on Thursday, July 17, 2014, from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., in the area of Garden Street and Westland Street.

This checkpoint is part of the Hartford Police Department's ongoing expanded DUI enforcement program supervised by the HPD's Traffic Division and funded through a grant from the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation DUI Enforcement Program.

For the most up to date traffic information visit the State of Connecticut interactive traffic map including statewide traffic cameras.

The Hartford Police Department encourages you to protect your vehicle and belongings by "putting your junk in your trunk." Click here to view car break prevention tips from the HPD.

1st Annual Hartford Police PAL Golf Tourney

On Thursday July 17th, 2014, the Hartford Police Department Police Athletic League (PAL) is hosting its 1st Annual Hartford Police PAL Golf Tourney at Blue Fox Run Golf Course in Avon CT. All proceeds will go to the Hartford Police Athletic League. Hartford PAL children will be learning about golf at the event. The Hartford Police Department would like to thank the following major sponsors of the event: Aetna, BRD Builder of Hartford, HPD Emerald Society, HOA, Jorgenson Group, Back Nine Foundation, First Tee Foundation, University of CT Men's Hockey, HPDFU, Carbone's, Bushnell, Ski Sundown. More information below:

Hartford PAL Small

1st Annual Hartford Police PAL Golf Tourney

July 17, 2014

Blue Fox Run Golf Course
Avon, CT

9:00 Registration / 10:00 Tee time

Lunch
Dinner
Awards
Laughs and giggles

$100.00 entrance fee

Online Registration at:

http://golftourney.com/golftournaments/hartford-pal-tourney-2014/

Click Here for Flyer and Printable Registration Form

It's all about the kids...

8th Homicide in the Capital City

On July 12, 2014, at 4:55am Hartford Police Patrol units responded to the 20 Auburn St on a report of shots Fired and a ShotSpotter activation. Upon arrival, Officers located the victim, suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper torso/neck area. EMS was summoned and the victim was transported to St. Francis Hospital. He was treated by medical staff, but succumbed to his injury, and was pronounced dead at 5:30am. A crime scene was established in the area of 20 Auburn St. HPF Major Crimes/Homicide and Crime Scene responded. The investigation is ongoing.

Victim: Tyshawn Crawford 28yo, of Hartford (Fifteen local arrests, no gang affiliation)

Anyone with information is asked to call Sergeant Brandon O'Brien at 860-757-4089.
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