Victims of crime invited to share comments

The Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services is hosting a series of listening forums around Vermont this fall to give victims and survivors of crime – including business owners and family members – a chance to speak out about their experiences in the criminal justice system. The organization would like to hear about both positive… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

28 traffic violations 20 medical calls 6 miscellaneous complaints 2 false fire alarms 1 dog reunited with its owners 1 accidental 911 call Aug. 18 2 a.m. Police found an open gate at a property on Bay Road and checked the area. 9:16 a.m. Shelburne Police helped Vermont State Police look for a stolen vehicle… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

32 traffic violations 11 medical calls 10 miscellaneous complaints 7 burglar alarms 3 false fire alarms 2 dogs reunited with owners Aug. 11 10:13 a.m. Police checked on a report of a woman walking in the middle of Shelburne Road south of Bostwick Road. Police found her to be OK and not walking in the… Read More »

St. George woman pleads guilty to stealing Social Security checks

By MIKE DONOGHUE A former Merchants Bank vice president has pleaded guilty to stealing $93,345 by continuing to cash her mother’s Social Security checks for five years after she died. Carol Philbin, 66, of St. George admitted in U.S. District Court in Burlington Friday that she made false statements to a federal agency so she could… Read More »

Hands to Honduras Tela recycles local police, fire and rescue gear

Hands to Honduras Tela recycles local police, fire and rescue gear

By LINDA GILBERT Thanks to a long-distance recycling effort, some former Shelburne Police uniforms are now are being worn by officers in the Central American country of Honduras. Before the Hands to Honduras Tela group made its annual trip south in February, we learned that the Shelburne Police Department had some “outdated/not in code” police… Read More »

Shelburne Fire Department pancake fundraiser Oct. 13

The Shelburne Volunteer Fire Department is getting ready for its annual pancake breakfast fundraiser set for Oct. 13. Fire Chief Jerry Ouimet said the usual breakfast is planned, with pancakes and sausage, but the location will be changed. Firefighters will cook and serve at Shelburne Community School cafeteria from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Construction at… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

27 traffic violations 19 medical calls 6 miscellaneous complaints 5 burglar alarms 3 false fire alarms 2 stray dogs returned home Aug. 4 12:10 a.m. An officer located an unsecured business on Shelburne Road, searched and secured the building. 1:22 a.m. Police conducted business checks at Shelburne Green area on Graham Way. 4:15 a.m. Police… Read More »

Heads up, drivers

Heads up, drivers

An accident on Wednesday at the intersection of Falls Road and Church Street. There were no injuries. Sewer-line construction continues on Falls Road with traffic diverted onto Church Street and Route 7.

Shelburne Police Log

The following entries were omitted from previous logs pending details. July 21 11:48 p.m. Police broke up an underage drinking party at Aspen Circle with eight minors. The party host, who was also a minor, was sent to court diversion. The other minors were released to their parents. July 23 9:47 a.m. Police are investigating… Read More »