From Chief Robbie Blish, Woodstock Police
5:46 p.m. Officers assisted Woodstock Fire Department
5:29 p.m. Officers responded to a 911 hang up in West Woodstock
2:02 p.m. American Express card turned into police
1:21 p.m. Minor accident in the Mac’s parking lot
12:48 p.m. Report of vandalism on Hall Circle
8:55 a.m. Officers responded to a fatal accident on Church Street
2:52 p.m. Volvo keys turned into police
12:10 p.m. Officer assisted Woodstock Ambulance
10:23 a.m. Officer provided a wide load escort through the Village
7:20 a.m. Officer responded to a parking complaint on River Road
2:54 p.m. Officer responded to a parking complaint on East Woodstock Road
12:05 a.m. Officer assisted Woodstock Ambulance
6:47 p.m. Report of a suspicious man sitting in vehicle on Church Street, gone upon officers arrival
Officer performed numerous property checks
10:05 a.m. Officer responded to a residential burglary alarm in the Village
No time given Report of erratic operation, officer unable to locate
5:24 p.m. Report of erratic operation; elderly driver identified
6:35 p.m. Motorist reports striking a lifted manhole cover
8:14 a.m. Suspicious incident on Hartland Hill Road
7:25 a.m. Officer performed a VIN verification
8:51 p.m. Wallet turned into police and returned to owner
5:30 p.m. Theft reported on Spruce Way
3:19 p.m. Officer responded to a residential burglary alarm in the town
2:04 p.m. Wallet turned into police, still looking for the owner
11:16 a.m. Officers investigated a suspicious phone call
10:52 a.m. Officer performed a VIN verification
7:40 a.m. Officer responded to a residential burglary alarm in the Town; accidental activation by a contractor
Recent burglaries appear related and all the victims’ homes were unlocked. WPD is working with adjacent agencies on these burglaries.
Residents are asked to immediately report any suspicious persons or cars.
Anyone with info regarding these crimes is asked to contact WPD Officer Joe Swanson at 457-1420.
Residents are also cautioned to not leave their homes or vehicles unsecured.
This article first appeared in the October 6th print edition of the Vermont Standard.