Contact Us
Newtown Daily Voice serves Bethel & Newtown
Return to your home site

Menu

Newtown Daily Voice serves Bethel & Newtown

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: Expect Closures: Route 7 Construction Work Starts

Police & Fire

DUI Motorist Who Failed To Maintain Lane Caught With Heroin, Meth, Cocaine, State Police Say

DUI Motorist Who Failed To Maintain Lane Caught With Heroin, Meth, Cocaine, State Police Say

An early morning traffic stop led to a host of charges for a man who was busted by Connecticut State Police troopers with heroin, cocaine and other drugs in his car.

Troopers stopped Middletown resident Austin Dwight Rhinehart, 28, shortly before 12:30 a.m. on Saturday morning, after he was spotte...

Read More
Police & Fire

New Round Of Stratford Larcenies From Vehicles Reported

New Round Of Stratford Larcenies From Vehicles Reported

A new rash of larcenies from vehicles in Stratford has resulted in police again warning residents to lock their vehicles and remove valuables. Over the weekend, eight unlocked vehicles ha...

Read More
Police & Fire 1

Woman Hits Gas Instead Of Brake, Ends Up In Pool, Police Say

Woman Hits Gas Instead Of Brake, Ends Up In Pool, Police Say

A woman who thought she was hitting the brake on her vehicle, but instead hit the gas, ended up at the bottom of a clubhouse pool, police said. The incident took place around 9 a.m. Monda...

Read More
Police & Fire 2

Sisters, Ex-Employees Stole Nearly Half Million From New Canaan School District, Police Say

Sisters, Ex-Employees Stole Nearly Half Million From New Canaan School District, Police Say

Two sisters who are former employees in the New Canaan School District have surrendered to police after being accused of embezzling nearly half a million dollars. The charges come after t...

Read More
Police & Fire

One Dead, One Critical In Overnight Bridgeport Shooting

One Dead, One Critical In Overnight Bridgeport Shooting

This story has been updated. A Bridgeport man is dead and another in critical condition following a drive-by shooting in Fairfield County. Len Allen Smith, 25, was fatally shot while sitt...

Read More
Police & Fire

Suspect Driving Lexus Wanted In Home Invasion, Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

Suspect Driving Lexus Wanted In Home Invasion, Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

Have you seen him? A man wanted in connection to a home invasion, kidnapping, and sexual assault on Saturday morning is on the loose and police are asking for the public's help in finding...

Read More
Police & Fire 1

25-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed In Crash With SUV Near Danbury Mall Entrance

25-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed In Crash With SUV Near Danbury Mall Entrance

A 25-year-old Fairfield County man was killed following a crash with a car, according to Danbury Police. Samuel Hyde of Danbury died Thursday following a serious crash around 7 p.m. on Ba...

Read More
Police & Fire

Raging Fire Destroys Greenwich Home

Raging Fire Destroys Greenwich Home

A two-and-half-story uninhabited home was consumed by fire overnight, causing the structure to partially collapse. The Greenwich Fire Department began receiving multiple 911 calls regardi...

Read More
Police & Fire 1

Postal Employee Nearly Stabbed Attempting To Stop Hit-And-Run Driver In Stamford, Police Say

Postal Employee Nearly Stabbed Attempting To Stop Hit-And-Run Driver In Stamford, Police Say

A U.S. Postal Service employee was almost stabbed when he attempted to stop a man who had hit another vehicle in a parking lot. The incident took place around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday in the ...

Read More
Police & Fire

Man Nabbed For Shoplifting $1K In Goods From Area CVS

Man Nabbed For Shoplifting $1K In Goods From Area CVS

A man who was spotted putting items in a brown paper bag at a CVS pharmacy was arrested fleeing the store. Joseph Carter III, address unknown, was apprehended by Westport Police around 9 ...

Read More

Welcome to

Newtown Daily Voice!

Serves Bethel & Newtown

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Newtown Daily Voice!

Serves Bethel & Newtown

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.