Local attorney pinched on alleged embezzlement

Local attorney Michael Hayes surrendered himself to Milford police on Nov. 15 after police issued two warrants for his arrest on embezzlement charges. According to a police statement, two complaints involving Hayes were recently brought to police attention. Police say their investigators met with one alleged victim in August and that the victim indicated that Hayes allegedly withheld funds in … read more

Police hope to launch retail consortium, host crime forum

    The Milford Police Department hosted a Retailers Awareness Forum on Nov. 7 at the Rave Cinemas, and according to police spokesman, Jeffrey Nielsen, the event may be the first of many like it. According to Nielsen, the Milford Police department and area retailers are developing a consortium that will hold periodic meetings to address concerns regarding crime. At … read more

Former cop charged with misconduct with a motor vehicle

After three days of tense deliberations, the jury in the case of former Milford policeman Jason Anderson acquitted him of manslaughter charges in the deaths of two Orange teenagers. Instead, the jury found him guilty of the lesser charges of misconduct with a motor vehicle for both David Servin and Ashlie Krakowski, and of reckless driving. The charges stem from … read more