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Police Rescue Pit Bull While Responding to Report of Gunshot
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Police Rescue Pit Bull While Responding to Report of Gunshot

Officers in New Britain rescued an abandoned pit bull after being called to Prospect Street, where a gun accidentally discharged at a multi-family home, according to police. Read »

9 minutes ago
Police Nab Suspect in Darien Jewelery Store Robbery

Police Nab Suspect in Darien Jewelery Store Robbery

Police have arrested one of three men accused of robbing a Darien jewelry store in 2011. Read »

43 minutes ago
State Police Shoot Man With Taser During Arrest

State Police Shoot Man With Taser During Arrest

State troopers shot a 39-year-old Colchester man with a Taser while serving him with six outstanding... Read »

2 hours ago
Casinos Ban Card Cheat Who Used Invisible Ink

Casinos Ban Card Cheat Who Used Invisible Ink

A New Jersey man who marked cards with invisible ink that he could see with special contact lenses has been... Read »

2 hours ago
6 Arrested on Child Porn Charges

6 Arrested on Child Porn Charges

Six people, including a former preschool paraprofessional in Wilton, were arrested Wednesday on child... Read »

2 hours ago
Former Wilton Preschool Para Facing Child Porn Charges

Former Wilton Preschool Para Facing Child Porn Charges

A former preschool paraprofessional in Wilton has been arrested on child pornography charges, according to a letter... Read »

2 minutes ago
Suspicious Backpack Found at Danbury DMV

Suspicious Backpack Found at Danbury DMV

Police are investigating after a backpack was found unattended outside the Danbury Department of Motor Vehicles... Read »

4 hours ago
1 Killed, 3 Injured in Newington Crash

1 Killed, 3 Injured in Newington Crash

One person has died and three more were injured in a crash at the three-way intersection of Main Street,... Read »

18 minutes ago
4 Connecticut Colleges Make Best Food List

4 Connecticut Colleges Make Best Food List

College students are heading back to school and that’s good news for empty stomachs at four Connecticut colleges and... Read »

2 hours ago
Death of Baby Left in Hot Car Ruled a Homicide

Death of Baby Left in Hot Car Ruled a Homicide

The death of a 15-month-old boy who was left in a hot car in Ridgefield, Connecticut, on July 7 has been ruled... Read »

2 hours ago
Dad Helps Rescue Residents From Burning New Milford Condo

Dad Helps Rescue Residents From Burning New Milford Condo

As fire tore through a condo complex in New Milford on Thursday morning, a North Haven dad who was delivering school... Read »

2 hours ago
Drug Supplier for “Monsignor Meth” Gets 5 Years

Drug Supplier for “Monsignor Meth” Gets 5 Years

A woman who authorities said helped supply nearly 10 pounds of methamphetamine to a drug operation in... Read »

5 hours ago
University of New Haven Student Robbed at Gunpoint

University of New Haven Student Robbed at Gunpoint

A University of New Haven student is the victim of an armed robbery a week before classes begin and police... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Blumenthal to FDA: Get Powdered Caffeine Off Shelves

Blumenthal to FDA: Get Powdered Caffeine Off Shelves

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal wants the federal Food and Drug Administration to bar powdered caffeine from... Read »

3 hours ago
2 CT Stores Affected by Possible UPS Store Breach

2 CT Stores Affected by Possible UPS Store Breach

The UPS Store is issuing a warning about a possible data breach that could include 51 locations in 24... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Lawmakers, DOT to Meet on Safety of I-84

Lawmakers, DOT to Meet on Safety of I-84

A 43-year-old New Hampshire woman who was riding on the back of a motorcycle was killed in a serious crash that shut... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Visconti, Harris to Appear on November Ballot

Visconti, Harris to Appear on November Ballot

Gun rights advocate Joseph Visconti has qualified to appear as a candidate for Connecticut governor on the November... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Downed Wires Close Route 34 in Oxford

Downed Wires Close Route 34 in Oxford

Route 34 is closed near Punkup Road in Oxford after a fallen tree limb brought down power lines around 10:30 Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Police Investigate

Police Investigate "Swatting" Incident in Norwalk

“Swatters” struck in Norwalk overnight, calling police to a home on Kendall Court, where they claimed a... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
62-Year-Old Vernon Man Reported Missing Was Found

62-Year-Old Vernon Man Reported Missing Was Found

Vernon police have found 62-year-old John Roman, who walked away from his group home in Rockville on... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
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