With tag: vermont_state_police
Winter Conditions Create Traffic Problems Across Vermont
There were nasty reminders across Vermont this morning that the
winter driving season is upon us. State police say a 43-year-old Rutland woman died today after
her car spun around on an icy bridge and into oncoming traffic on U.S. Route 7.
VSP Facilities Under Review
State Police are holding forums to gather public feedback as they do a
Resigned Trooper Seeks Disability Benefits
former Vermont state trooper accused of assaulting two men he
believed had stolen his canoe has applied for unspecified disability benefits
from the state and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Lien Filed Against Former Trooper's Home
Vermont authorities say they will try to collect any
over-payments that may have been made to a former state trooper accused of
falsifying his time sheets.
Deegan To Pay Back One State Overpayment
A former Vermont state trooper charged with falsifying his time sheets
says he's writing a check to the state. That's after
Sergeant Jim Deeghan was told the payroll office over-credited him in
calculating his final paycheck.
Shumlin Expects Trooper Investigation To Wrap Up In Weeks
By John Dillon
Gov. Peter Shumlin says
he expects that a probe of alleged overtime abuse by a former state police officer
will wrap up in three weeks. Shumlin says investigators
will comb through six years of pay records for former state police Sergeant
State Trooper Denies Padding Time Sheets
A 22-year veteran of the Vermont State Police - who
resigned after possible time-sheet fraud - is facing charges. Sergeant Jim Deeghan of Colchester
pleaded not guilty Friday to two counts of false swearing
State Police Study Finds Traffic Race Disparity
The head of the Vermont State Police says the
results of a study found a small racial and ethnic bias in police stops.
Colonel Tom L'Esperance says the information shows the police have to look more
carefully at what they're doing.
Police Peeved Over Pig Prank
Vermont State Police say it's no laughing matter that images of a pig
showed up on decals on the side of about 30 of their cruisers, and they say inmates at the Department of Corrections are responsible.