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Posted on: January 25, 2022

K-9 Allergo Graduates from The Vermont Police Canine Academy

Officer Scelza & K-9 Allergo

On March 24, 2019, the Lebanon Police Department welcomed Officer Logan Scelza, who came to the Department from the Hartford Vermont Police Department, where he served as an Officer for seven years. On March 24, 2021, Officer Scelza was appointed as a K-9...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Man Arrested After Firing a Gun During Road Rage Incident

Donald Delisle

On January 22, 2022, at approximately 4:49 PM, the Lebanon Police Department received a report about a man driving a Chevrolet Tahoe who attempted to drive a Toyota RAV4 off the road and then aimed and shot a handgun at the operator of the RAV4. ...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance with Identifying Subjects Involved with Theft

On Tuesday, December 21, 2021, the Lebanon Police Department took a report of a theft of a wallet and fraudulent purchases on a credit card. The purchases took place at Best Buy in West Lebanon. The responding Officers confirmed purchases were recently ma...

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Posted on: December 2, 2021

January Basic R.A.D. Course Offering

R.A.D. Announcement

The Lebanon Police Department is offering Basic R.A.D. classes in January.

The course, Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) Basic, is the largest women’s self-defense program in the country. It offers no-nonsense, practical techniques that women of a...

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Posted on: December 21, 2021

Firearm Discharge Leads to Injury and Arrest

Thomas Dumphy

On December 12, 2021, the Lebanon Police Department responded to a residence on West Street for a report of an accidental gunshot wound. Upon the Officers arrival, they located a woman with a gunshot wound to her leg.

Officers conducted an investigation, r...

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Posted on: December 20, 2021

Lebanon Police Department Welcomes Four Newly Hired Officers

On Friday, December 17, 2021, three newly hired Lebanon Police Officers graduated from the 187th class of the New Hampshire Police Academy. The Lebanon Police Department would like to congratulate Officer Matthew Kaufman, Officer Dean Bullock, and Officer...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Man Charged with Resisting Arrest and Assaulting an Officer

Shawn Carpenter

On Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 8:37 PM, the Lebanon Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious acting male that was wearing a ski mask and was making guests at the Quality Inn in Lebanon uncomfortable.  

Upon Officers arrival at t...

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Posted on: December 14, 2021

Woman Sentenced for Sale of a Controlled Drug

Mina Fleming

During the summer of 2021, the Lebanon Police Department, in cooperation with the New Hampshire Attorney General’s Drug Task Force, conducted an investigation into the trafficking of illegal drugs in Lebanon. 

On August 6, 2021, as a res...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

“Stuff a Truck” Collections for Toys for Tots

Police Chief, Deputy Chief, Lt. Norris, Cpl. Alden & Officer O'Toole

Thank you to everyone who donated to our "Stuff a Truck" event for Toys for Tots on Saturday, December 11, 2021. We collected a total of 889 toys, along with cash donations, which were used to purchase additional toys!

Huge thank you to Walmart f...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance with Identifying Subject Involved in Theft Incident

Best Buy Theft Suspect

On Friday, November 12, 2021, the Lebanon Police Department received a report about a theft that occurred in Best Buy in West Lebanon. The above pictured suspect was seen entering the store and selecting $678.99 worth of merchandise, placing the items in ...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance with Identifying Theft Suspects

2 Theft Suspects

On Sunday, November 28, 2021, the Lebanon Police Department received a report about a theft that occurred at the Genesis Elder Care in Lebanon. The subjects above are suspected of stealing a purse from a vehicle and using the stolen credit cards to make p...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Lebanon Police Investigating Residential Burglary

On Tuesday, November 30, 2021, Lebanon Police Officers responded to a residence on Tenley Ave in West Lebanon for a report of a burglary.

Investigation showed there was forced entry, and a large amount of cash, jewelry, and a firearm was taken from the res...

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

Lebanon Police Request Public Assistance with Locating a Stolen Vehicle

Image similar to description of stolen truck.

On Monday, November 29, 2021, the Lebanon Police Department responded to a report of a theft of a motor vehicle from the parking lot of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. The vehicle is a 1997 Toyota Tacoma, blue in color, bearing the New Hampshire R...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Man Arrested on Multiple Charges of Theft

Joseph Deraffaele

On Friday, November 26, 2021, at approximately 11:28 AM, the Lebanon Police Department received a call about a man dressed in camo with a red bandana had stolen a woman’s car keys at a Chili’s restaurant in West Lebanon. Witnesses stat...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

Lebanon Police Lieutenants Achieve ICMA Certifications

Lt. Norris & Lt. Lowe

On Friday, November 5, 2021, Lebanon Police Department’s Lieutenant Richard Norris and Lieutenant Alan Lowe graduated from ICMA (International City/County Management Association) High Performance Leadership Academy. This 12-week online course pr...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

Man Charged with Attempted Sexual Assault

Jacob Myers

The Lebanon Police Cyber Crimes Unit had been investigating through a social media provider targeting individuals who were looking to victimize children.

Lebanon Police Officers engaged in a conversation via social media with a male who later arrived at a ...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

Winter Parking Ban Reminder

Winter Ban Parking Lot Map 2021

The Lebanon Police Department would like to remind its residents and visitors of the upcoming Winter Parking Ban that will begin on Wednesday, December 1st and continue through April 1st between the hours of 12:00 am and 6:00 am.

City of Lebanon Code 168-0...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Man Attempts to Set Police Lobby on Fire

Michael Fleming

A Bradford, VT man has been arrested on Arson charges after starting a fire in the Lebanon Police Department lobby on Thursday, October 21, 2021. The male, identified as, Michael Fleming, age 38, of Bradford, VT had just been released on personal recogniz...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Several Arrested After Confrontation Leads to Stabbing

On Friday, October 22, 2021, Lebanon Police Officers responded to a report about a disorderly, intoxicated male threatening occupants of an apartment building on Hanover Street in Lebanon. While Officers responded, a 911 call was received reporting a woma...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

National Drug Take Back Event

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On Saturday, October 23, 2021, the Lebanon Police Department will be taking part in the Nationwide Drug Take Back Event. This event is a collaborative effort between the Drug Enforcement Administration, state and local law enforcement agencies in an effor...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Training Exercise

On Wednesday, October 6, 2021, from 7:00 am until 12:00 pm, the Lebanon Police and Fire, with other Law Enforcement and Fire agencies from surrounding towns, will be conducting a training event at 20 Airpark Road in West Lebanon.  

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

LPD Annual Marge Hammond Bike Auction - Postponed to Late Spring

Bike Auction Newsflash

The Lebanon Police Department has postponed its Annual Marge Hammond Bike Auction until late Spring of 2022 due to low inventory. 

Each year the Lebanon Police Department accumulates numerous bikes of all sizes and conditions which go unclaimed. T...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Lebanon Police Announces Partnership with West Central Behavioral Health

WCBH Mobile Crisis, Lebanon PD & Hanover PD

The Lebanon Police Department collaborated with West Central Behavioral Health in the creation of their Mobile Crisis Unit to help greater assist individuals suffering from mental health issues, along with other social service-related issues. 

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

New Police K-9 Joins the Force

Officer Scelza & K-9 Allergo

A new Police K-9 has joined the Lebanon Police Department. K-9 Allergo is a year and a half old male German Shepherd that was born in Slovakia on October 13, 2019.

K-9 Allergo will be partnered with his handler, Officer Logan Scelza. K-9 Allergo was select...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Appointment of Deputy Chief of Police

The Lebanon Police Department is pleased to announce the appointment of Lieutenant Matthew S. Isham as Deputy Chief of Police, effective May 9, 2021.

Deputy Chief Isham began his career with law enforcement in 1996 with the Claremont New Hampshire Police D...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Police Chief Richard Mello Retires; Deputy Chief Phillip Roberts To Be Appointed as Next Chief

The City Manager, along with Police Chief Richard Mello, announce his retirement from New Hampshire law enforcement after more than 5 years of service to the City and 28 years of service in the State.

Chief Mello reported for duty with the City on December...

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