Shelburne Police, Fire & Rescue

Medical emergencies: 5
Medical emergencies at retirement communities: 9
False fire alarms: 4
Suspicious vehicles: 3
Minor traffic accidents: 5
Observed school crossings: 4
Welfare checks: 2

March 10
10:20 p.m. A caller from The Dutch Mill Motel reported receiving harassing calls and messages. Police took a harassment report and the case is under investigation.

March 11
4:47 a.m. Police located an unsecured business on Shelburne Road, checked it and made sure it was secured.
1:13 p.m. A caller reported theft of items from her home on Falls Road. Police took a report and determined the matter to be unfounded.
3:57 p.m. A walk-in reported having difficulty dealing with her adult daughter on Falls Road. Police took the woman into protective custody and transported her to the police station. After speaking with the woman, she agreed to be transported to the hospital to meet with crisis services. Upon release, she was issued a citation for unlawful mischief and a trespass notice.

March 12
12:48 a.m. Police went to Harbor Road to remove a dead possum from the road after receiving a call about the animal.
9:47 a.m. Homeland Security requested a local background check for a new applicant.
12:52 p.m. Shelburne Police assisted Chittenden Superior Court with serving paperwork at Harbor Place.
5:43 p.m. A caller reported a stray dog on Stokes Lane. The animal control officer was notified.

March 13
4:40 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle slid off at Vermont Route 116 and Pond Road. Shelburne Police assisted the motorist. The vehicle was removed from the roadway by a wrecker.
6:56 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle slid off the roadway on Spear Street and Webster Road. Shelburne Police assisted the motorist. The vehicle was removed from the roadway by a wrecker.

March 14
8:15 a.m. A caller reported an erratic motorist and gave a vehicle description. Police were unable to locate the vehicle.
9:08 a.m. A caller reported a vehicle slid off the road on Irish Hill Road. Shelburne Police assisted the motorist and the vehicle was removed from the roadway by a wrecker.
12:26 p.m. Police assisted a motorist with his disabled vehicle on Dorset Street and Country Lane. The vehicle was removed by a wrecker.
1:20 p.m. Police helped unlock a vehicle where the keys were locked inside on Harbor and Bay Roads.
1:40 p.m. Shelburne Fire was called to assist Vermont Air National Guard Fire at an aircraft emergency at Burlington International Airport but all units were cancelled; no injuries were reported.
3:13 p.m. Police helped locate and return a juvenile runaway from a group home on Vermont Rt.116.

March 15
12:29 a.m. An officer issued tickets for violation of the winter parking ban.
11:17 a.m. A caller from Harbor Place complained that the staff would not let her stay at the motel with her dog. Police confirmed that the motel could refuse the dog. No further action was taken.
3:13 p.m. Shelburne Police assisted Gloucester Massachusetts Police with locating contact information for an individual found unresponsive in their jurisdiction. An officer checked the address provided, but was unable to assist any further.
6:22 p.m. Charlotte Fire requested a driver safety check for a new rescue member.
7:04 p.m. Police checked out a report of a stray dog on Yacht Haven Drive but were unable to locate the animal.

March 16
12:07 a.m. At a traffic stop on Shelburne and Ethan Allen Roads in South Burlington, police asked a driver for consent to search the vehicle. The officer found drugs and paraphernalia and issued the driver a ticket for possession of marijuana.

Leave a Reply

Shelburne News requires that you use your full name, along with a valid email address. Your email address will not be published, shared, or used for promotional purposes. Please see our guidelines for posting for full details.