10-16 to 10-22 Hinesburg Public Safety Log

Hinesburg Community Police

Drug Takeback – On Saturday, Oct. 22, the semi-annual drug takeback was held at Kinney Drugs. At the end of the event, we had three full boxes of medicine that will be properly disposed of by the DEA. Thanks to all who participated.

Domestic Assault – On Wednesday Oct. 19, officers responded to Hillview Terrace in Triple L MHP for a domestic assault. The investigation determined that there was a physical assault and the 57-year-old male from Hinesburg was arrested and transported to the station for processing. He was subsequently lodged at the Chittenden County Correctional Center.

Criminal Trespass – On Thursday, Oct. 20, the Hinesburg Police chief, sergeant and two officers, as well as the Vermont State Police, Shelburne Police, and Chittenden County Sheriff deputies were on scene when protesters left Geprags Park and marched up Shelburne Falls Rd. to occupy the Vermont Gas worksite across from the park. The only arrests made were when six people refused to move from in front of employee’s personal vehicles when the employees attempted to leave.

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol – On Thursday, Oct. 20, officers responded to a vehicle off the road on Silver St. at Lewis Creek. The vehicle was unoccupied and the operator located at his residence. It was determined that the 43-year-old male from Hinesburg was under the influence of alcohol. He was arrested, taken to the station for processing and released on a citation.