A five-sentence pitch to recruit police officers, posted Tuesday on the Manchester Police Department’s Facebook page, was removed hours later by the police chief after it caused a brouhaha on social “qualified media because it described “qualified immunity” a unique benefit offered by the department. READ MORE
Video footage of an incident over the weekend during which four people were arrested outside an Elm Street establishment at closing time has stirred social media discussion over police brutality, and initiated an review by police of the force used in this arrest. READ MORE
Sixteen investigators, representing 10 different federal, state, county and local law enforcement agencies – including investigators from the Manchester Police Department’s Cybercrime Unit and Juvenile Division – will be graduating from Basic Computer Evidence Recovery Training (BCERT) on Sept. 28. READ MORE
More than four hours after Central High School was placed on “secure campus” status, a precaution taken by Manchester Police due to an active SWAT situation, students and staff remained inside the building.