action:section | category:news03 | adString:news03 | zoneID:67

Home » News » Crime

Fugitive of the Week

Matthew Dion

MATTHEW DION

The U.S. Marshals Service District of New Hampshire/Joint Fugitive Task Force has named Matthew Thomas Dion as New Hampshire’s fugitive of the week.

Opinion

EDITORIAL
The no-cell-phones-while-driving bill is too broad.
EDITORIAL
A Seabrook police officer has been indicted for "unprivileged physical contact" with a criminal suspect thanks to a police surveillance video that surfaced years after the incident. The indictment is...
EDITORIAL
Why are schools skipping some background checks?
EDITORIAL
You should be an adult to be tried as one in New Hampshire.
JOHN BRODERICK AND JOSEPH NADEAU
Why New Hampshire should abolish the death penalty.
EDITORIAL
Are more bans really the answer to distracted driving?
EDITORIAL
Two weeks ago, Manchester police brass held a press conference to announce the arrests of some 30 people, people described by Police Chief David Mara as street-level dealers of heroin and other...
EDITORIAL
Last year, state and federal authorities took away control of the Rockingham County Attorney’s office from the voters.
JOHN STOSSEL
America's most popular cable news host is upset. “Marijuana use, video games and texting (are) creating major social problems,” says Bill O'Reilly. “This is an epidemic that will...
ROGER SIMON
Let's play a game. It's called: "Who's the thug?"
BY JOSEPH W. MCQUAID NEW HAMPSHIRE UNION LEADER PUBLISHER
CHANDLER RICKER

Portsmouth arrests 2 for heroin sales

READER COMMENTS: 2

PORTSMOUTH – After an investigation that lasted months, two local men were arrested for selling heroin and about $1,000 worth of heroin was confiscated.

Student brings knife into Nashua school

READER COMMENTS: 0

No one was injured in the incident at Elm Street Middle School.

Lisa Wallace, 42, of Woburn, Mass., was sentenced to 60 days in jail for stealing from her former employer, St. Mark the Evangelist Church in Londonderry.

Ex-director jailed for theft from Londonderry nursery school

READER COMMENTS: 1

BRENTWOOD – A former director at a church nursery school in Londonderry was chided by a judge and sentenced to 60 days in county jail for stealing from her former employer, but her lawyer also...

TIMOTHY LONGUA

Ex-coach found not guilty on sexual assault charges a second time

READER COMMENTS: 7

A former Londonderry youth football coach was found not guilty for the second time in two months on charges that he sexually assaulted a young girl at his home.

BONNIE USHER



COURTESY

Derry woman accused of burglaries

READER COMMENTS: 0

A Derry woman is facing charges that she burglarized a dozen homes across Rockingham County and either sold or attempted to sell jewelry taken from homes, prosecutors said.

Scam artists calling PSNH customers, demand money

READER COMMENTS: 0

Police are investigating a rash of calls from scam artists posing as representatives of Public Service of New Hampshire claiming a person’s power is going to be shut off, police said in a...

Manchester police investigate home invasion on Merrimack Street

READER COMMENTS: 0

No one was injured when two men burst into a residence on Merrimack Street in Manchester, where a young woman and infant were confined to a bathroom.

DAVID PEREZ

Nashua man arrested on domestic violence charges

READER COMMENTS: 0

NASHUA – A 25-year-old Nashua man faces several domestic violence-related charges after police said he assaulted a woman by grabbing, punching and choking her.

DAVIS

Londonderry man accused of threatening, sexually assaulting two girls

READER COMMENTS: 1

A 48-year-old Londonderry man is facing more charges alleging that he sexually assaulted two young girls over a two-year period and threatened them by holding a knife or hook to their necks,...

Rochester man arrested following crash in Somersworth Monday night

READER COMMENTS: 0

A Rochester man was charged in connection with a late-night accident that disrupted phone service and started a brush fire Monday.

A Derry man pleads innocent to falsely claiming a master electrician license

READER COMMENTS: 0

A man who surrendered his own electrician's license used another's license without permission.

COOK

Hollis police say stun gun needed on ‘unruly’ man

READER COMMENTS: 0

HOLLIS - A local resident and a police officer were both slightly injured in an incident Monday night on Flint Pond Drive where police were sent for a report of an injured woman.

RODNEY HILL

AG agrees man who killed woman, 70, in Littleton hotel was insane at time

READER COMMENTS: 2

HAVERHILL –- The N.H. Attorney General's Office has agreed with a defense attorney that a Vermont man charged with murder in the stabbing and slashing death of a 70-year-old woman last winter...

EMMANUEL MATHEWS

Police accuse man of trying to sell guitars, amps taken in Manchester burglary

READER COMMENTS: 0

MANCHESTER — A city man is charged with theft after police said he tried to pawn two stolen guitars and a pair of amplifiers at Manchester Music Mill, 329 Elm St.

JESSICA COOPER

Mother and child startled by late-night intruder in their Manchester living room

READER COMMENTS: 0

MANCHESTER - A disoriented, homeless woman found her way into the home of a young Youville Street family early Tuesday morning, making herself comfortable in a living room rocking chair and startling...

JOHN A. COOK

Hollis police use stun gun on man described as unruly

READER COMMENTS: 1

HOLLIS - A local resident and a police officer were both slightly injured in an incident Monday night on Flint Pond Drive where police were sent for a report of an injured woman.

Rochester man arrested after crash in Somersworth

READER COMMENTS: 0

SOMERSWORTH – A Rochester man was charged in connection with a late-night accident which disrupted phone service and started a brush fire Monday.

CLINTON LENNON

Dover man accused of trying to sexually assault a girl

READER COMMENTS: 0

Clinton Lennon, 33, of Dover was arrested Sunday on a felony charge accusing him of trying to rape a girl he knows three years ago in an incident in the city.

Roland Dow, 28, was indicted for allegedly assaulting and threatening a 42-year-old detainee at the Rockingham County jail.

Plaistow man in toddler abuse case indicted in jail assault

READER COMMENTS: 2

A Plaistow man awaiting trial on charges that he abused his girlfriend's 3-year-old son before fleeing to Orlando, Fla. is now facing charges that he assaulted and threatened 42-year-old detainee at...

Police: Boscawen chase involved homeless man at wheel

READER COMMENTS: 0

A homeless man faces several charges after a police ended a car chase Monday by taking out the front tires an SUV he is accused of stealing, New Hampshire State Police said.

 NH Angle
Links to news and happenings around the world with a Granite State connection updated daily.

0 How U.S. agents baited Romanian crooks after Subway in NH hacked

0 Nicaragua arrests man for strangling UNH graduate over camera

0 Skaltsis Ponzi scheme victims to receive some compensation

0 3 youngsters now say they saw fatal accident delaying Lafond trial

0 WaPo: Dartmouth College president: School’s ‘promise is being hijacked by extreme behavior’

0 Supreme Court affirms Portsmouth pimp's convictions

0 Material witness in murder case released from jail

0 Judge orders county attorney to review personnel file of Tilton police officer

0 Authorities agree Vt. man was insane during killing at Littleton hotel

0 Carroll County sheriff fires new police K-9 for biting woman

0 SIG Sauer names AG Holder in 'muzzle brake' lawsuit

0 Missing UNH grad on church mission to Nicaragua found dead

0 Victim seeks $10.5M in alleged Seacoast swindling case

0 Man held on $5k cash bail accused of driving drunk through school zone at 72 mph with pot in car

0 Virtual victim used to entrap pedophiles online

0 Belknap County jail panel will ask for $3 million

0 Disgraced Democratic lawmaker addresses flight charge before parole board

0 No trial date set for ex-reporter charged with invasion of privacy

0 Dartmouth alumnus accused of assaulting schools head of security over asphalt beef

0 Green-tongue drug search tossed by NH Supreme Court

0 N.H. medical marijuana classes linked to problematic Montana Caregivers Network

0 Dow charged with threatening to rape inmate, Plaistow man awaiting trial on child abuse charges

0 Dartmouth battles online ads claiming campus 'rape problem'

0 Officials warn against ads popping up for medicinal marijuana cards

0 Windsor, Vt. police probe killing of two pit bulls found shot in the head on I-91

Sorry, no question available

 New Hampshire Events Calendar
    

   » SHARE EVENTS FOR PUBLICATION, IT'S FREE!

Upcoming Events

 New Hampshire Business Directory

  

   » ADD YOUR BUSINESS TODAY!