Posted on: April 25, 2017

National Drug Take Back Event

On Saturday, April 29, 2017, the Lebanon Police Department will be taking part in the Eleventh Nationwide Drug Take Back Event.  This event is a collaborative effort between the Drug Enforcement Administration, state and local law enforcement age...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Lebanon Officers Graduate from Police Academy

On Friday, April 21, 2017, Officers Eric Hunter and Emily Winslow graduated from the 172nd New Hampshire Full-Time Police Academy in a ceremony held at the Police Standards and Training facility in Concord. Officer Hunter previously worked for the New Ham...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Man Charged with Resisting Detention After Altercation

On April 13, 2017 at approximately 9:29am, Lebanon Police checked on a suspicious vehicle on Bank Street.  The male driver of the vehicle was driving beside a female who was walking on the side of the road and they appeared to be involved in a ve...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

May Basic R.A.D. Course

The Lebanon Police Department is offering a Basic R.A.D. class.  Preference will be given to first time participants.

The course, Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) Basic, is the largest women’s self-defense program in the country.  It offers n...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Suspected Campsite Leads Police to Meth Lab

On April 10, 2017, Lebanon Police took a report of two individuals making methamphetamine in the woods off of Airport Road. An investigation into the allegations of manufacturing methamphetamine produced information that two individuals staying at a nearb...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Retiring Lebanon Police Officer Receives Resolution

Lebanon Police Corporal Jerry Brown retired effective April 1st after 16 years of service to the City of Lebanon. During the City Council meeting on 4/5/17, Corporal Brown received a resolution read into the minutes of the meeting by Mayor Suzanne Prentis...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

LPD to Hold "Coffee With A Cop" Event at McDonald's

LEBANON—On April 11th, officers from the Lebanon Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.

All community members are invited to attend....

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Man Arrested for Attempting to Solicit Minor for Sex

On March 30, 2017, the Lebanon Police Department was proactively scanning Craigslist for prostitution and drug activity taking place in the classified advertisement site.  At approximately 1:00PM, two separate posts made on the 30th were found in...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Woman Arrested for Possession of Heroin

On March 23, 2017, the Lebanon Police Department, in cooperation with New Hampshire State Probation and Parole, conducted an investigation at an apartment in West Lebanon where a female was found to be in possession of heroin.

As a result of this investiga...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Lebanon Police Seeks Public's Help

On March 22, 2017 shortly after 3:00 PM, the Lebanon Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident on Seminary Hill.  Responding officers arrived on scene and learned the vehicle that caused the accident had fled the scene.  The v...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Vermont Woman Arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine and Buprenorphine

On March 22, 2017 at approximately 7:35PM, Lebanon Police checked on a suspicious vehicle in the Miracle Mile Plaza.  Contact was made with the female driver and after subsequent investigation, Patricia McCarthy, age 52, of Windsor, Vermont was a...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Man Arrested Again for Theft

Frank Merrell, age 34, of Goshen, New Hampshire was arrested on March 17, 2017 after removing merchandise valued at over $800 from Kohl’s Department Store in West Lebanon.

Merrell and another man, later identified as Timothy Wainwright, age 41, of Sp...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Additional Arrest Made In Assault Case

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Lebanon Police Officers Participate in Reading Week

During the week of March 6th, Lebanon Police Officers participated in the Mount Lebanon School's Reading Week, which celebrates and encourages reading for children of all ages. Each day, members of the Lebanon Police Department would go into various class...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Man Arrested After Stolen SUV Recovered

During the morning of March 9, 2017, Lebanon Police took a report of a stolen GMC Yukon from a parking lot on Mechanic Street in Lebanon.

Officers began an investigation and with the assistance of a witness were able to identify the location of the SUV and...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Statement from Chief Mello Regarding the Passing of Keene Police Chief Brian Costa

The Lebanon Police Department is saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Keene, New Hampshire Police Chief Brian Costa. I greatly admired Chief Costa’s leadership and innovative approach to policing. Chief Costa’s passing is a tremen...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Two Women Flee from Kohl's After Shoplifting

On March 6, Kohl’s Loss Prevention reported two female shoplifters had fled from the store with approximately $100 of merchandise.  Kohl’s Loss Prevention provided Lebanon Police with a vehicle description including the regist...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Man Arrested for Shoplifting and Resisting Arrest

On March 6, 2017, Lebanon Officers were dispatched to a theft at Price Chopper.  Price Chopper’s Loss Prevention Officer reported a male had walked out of the store with a cart of items that he had not paid for.  When Loss Prev...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Lebanon Police Hold Coffee With A Cop Event at the Lebanon Diner

On Monday morning, February 27th, the Lebanon Police Department held a Coffee With A Cop event at the Lebanon Diner, located on the Mall in Lebanon. Coffee With A Cop is a National Program that facilitates improving trust, building relationships and encou...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Utility Company Phone Scam

The Lebanon Police Department has received several complaints over the last couple weeks from local business owners reporting they have been contacted by someone claiming to be from Liberty Utilities.

In these cases, the business owners were told that unle...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Man Arrested for Second Degree Assault

On February 23, 2017, at approximately 9:45am, Lebanon Police responded to the intersection of Pine and Valley Streets for a report of a fight.

Upon arrival, officers observed two males who were injured.  Further investigation revealed that Dana K...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Follow Us on Twitter!

The Lebanon Police Department has launched our new Twitter feed @LebPolice . Follow us on Twitter to stay up to date on our press releases, events, programs and current events. You can also follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/LebanonPoliceDe...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Lebanon Officer's Good Deed Doesn't Go Unnoticed

On the morning of Thursday February 16th Lebanon Police Lieutenant Rich Smolenski stopped on Route 120 to assist a motorist who had run out of gas. The dispatch record of the call would indicate that Lt. Smolenski stood by while the motorist retrieved gas...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Suspects Identified

On February 13, 2017, the Lebanon Police Department issued a press release requesting assistance from the public in identifying five suspects who stole various merchandise from Wal-Mart.

The Lebanon Police Department received numerous tips and because of t...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Lebanon Police Make Additional Drug Arrests

On February 18, 2017 the Lebanon Police Department continued to investigate the reported drug activity on Maple Street.  Lebanon Police Patrol Division made contact with various subjects in an apartment building while conducting the drug investig...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Officers Make Several Drug Arrests

On February 17, 2016, the Lebanon Police Detective Division investigated possible drug activity on Maple Street in West Lebanon. The investigation led them to an apartment complex where they made contact with Thomas Vaillancourt, age 24, of White River Ju...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Man Arrested for Theft of Guitars

On January 10, 2017, Lebanon Police took a report of a theft which occurred from a storage area located at a local apartment complex.  It was reported there was forced entry into the storage unit and two guitars were stolen.  During the ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Theft Suspects

On February 10, 2017 the Lebanon Police Department responded to Wal-Mart for a report of past thefts.  The officers met with Loss Prevention who told them five suspects had been involved with four different thefts occurring between February 2, 20...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Multi-Agency Effort to Find Suicidal Man

The Lebanon Police Department received a call on Friday at approximately 4:00PM of a 62-year-old Vermont man who had wandered off in the area of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. The man was not a patient in the hospital. The man’s wife report...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Man Arrested for Heroin Possession

On February 9, 2017, while on foot patrol at Maplefield’s convenience store on Mechanic Street in Lebanon, an officer was approached by a store employee and made aware of a male who had been acting suspiciously and had been in the bathroom for a...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Coffee With A Cop Event at Lebanon Diner

On February 27th, officers from the Lebanon Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.

All community members are invited to attend. The event ...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

Stolen Wallet Recovered

On February 1, 2017, Lebanon Police were dispatched to a local business for a reported theft of a wallet. The victim reported her wallet was stolen from her purse and provided a description of a possible female suspect.  Lebanon Police Officer Ty...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Arrests Made In Walmart Thefts

On December 26, 2016 at approximately 4:40pm, an unknown male entered Walmart and once inside the store, selected numerous electronic items and left the store without paying.  Lebanon Police responded, gathered information and took a report. &...

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