• meriden 1 hour ago

    Man, Woman Dead After Altercation in Meriden

    A man and a woman are dead and another man has stab wounds after an altercation in Meriden and police said the man who died might have been the aggressor. Officers responded to an apartment on Lincoln Street at 12:43 a.m. Friday and found a man on the front porch with stab wounds. Officers learned a woman inside had also…

  • meriden 1 hour ago

    Two Dead, One Injured in Violent Altercation at Meriden Home

    A man and woman are dead, and another man was injured in a violent altercation at a home on Lincoln Street in Meriden early Friday morning.

  • meriden 7 hours ago

    Woman and Man Dead After Altercation in Meriden

    A man and a woman are dead and another man has stab wounds after an altercation in Meriden and police said the man who died might have been the aggressor.

  • meriden May 6

    2 Arrested After Home Invasion in Meriden

    Meriden police have arrested two people accused in an armed home invasion on Monday morning. Police said they responded to the call for a home invasion on New Street around 10 a.m. The victim told police that her first-floor neighbors knocked on her door and then forced their way into her home, police said. The victim reported being thrown to…

  • meriden May 1

    Man Injured in Meriden Shooting

    Police are investigating after a man was injured in a shooting in Meriden on Saturday morning. Police received numerous calls of shots fired in the area of South Colony Street and Cooper Street shortly before 10 a.m. Officers said it was reported that there was a man struck by gunfure. When police arrived to the general area, they said a…

  • meriden Apr 28

    Man Charged in Connection with Injuries to Multiple Officers

    “Put it simply this is was a recipe for disaster.” That was a judge’s description of the allegations against 25-year-old Luis Camacho. He appeared before the judge by video Tuesday to be arraigned on five counts of assaulting a police officer. Investigators say it happened Monday afternoon as police in Meriden approached a car on North Second Street that...

  • meriden Apr 27

    Man Accused of Ramming Meriden Police Officers Faces Judge

    A man accused of injuring five Meriden police officers Monday night faced a judge on Tuesday.

  • meriden Apr 27

    5 Officers Injured After Fleeing Car Rams Into Them in Meriden: Police

    A driver rammed a car into several police officers and ran over one officer’s foot in Meriden Monday evening, according to police. Officers pulled up to a vehicle on North 2nd Street around 5:20 p.m. to identify three people in the car and the driver, Luis Camacho, sped up and drove straight into one of the two police vehicles...

  • meriden Apr 25

    FEMA Mobile COVID-19 Vaccination Van in Meriden This Weekend for Walk-Up Appointments

    The FEMA mobile COVID-19 vaccination van is in Meriden this weekend and is available for walk-up appointments. City officials said anyone who is 16 or older is eligible to come and get their Pfizer vaccine from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Walk-ups are welcome. The van is parked at 13 Orange Street, they added. Any minor must be accompanied by…

  • Covid-19 Vaccine Apr 25

    CT Residents Come Out to Get Vaccinated at FEMA Mobile Clinic in Meriden

    Connecticut’s health department is advising vaccine providers to begin offering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine again. This comes just a day after the CDC and FDA lifted the pause on the one-dose vaccine. At a FEMA mobile vaccination clinic in Meriden on Saturday, they handed out Pfizer vaccines. The mobile clinics were originally set to have Johnson & Johnson,...

  • Covid-19 Vaccine Apr 25

    CT Residents Comes Out to Get Vaccinated at FEMA Mobile Clinic in Meriden

    At a FEMA mobile vaccination clinic in Meriden on Saturday, they handed out Pfizer vaccines. The mobile clinics were originally set to have Johnson & Johnson, but with the pause earlier this month, they had switched to Pfizer.

  • human trafficking Apr 25

    Meriden, Wallingford Police Work With FBI During Human Trafficking Operation

    In a joint operation, Meriden and Wallingford police worked in conjunction with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to identify and combat human trafficking. The goal of the operation was to “combat human trafficking, rescue victims and make our communities safer,” according to police. Four women and two men were contacted and identified during the operation. One of the women,…

  • Covid-19 Vaccine Apr 24

    CT Providers Can Give Johnson and Johnson Shot Again

    The Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine is back in the mix again. It was put on pause a little less than two weeks ago when at least six women had rare blood clots after getting the shot and one of them died.

  • meriden Apr 17

    Police Investigate After Shots Fired in Meriden

    Police are investigating a shots fired incident which left one injured in Meriden Friday afternoon. Officials said the shooting happened at approximately 4:30 p.m. in the area of Lewis Avenue and Springdale Avenue. Midstate Medical Center notified police of a victim with several gunshot wounds, according to police. Officers then located a crime scene and the victim. He was transported…

  • meriden Apr 16

    Man With Monitoring Bracelet Climbs Into Woman's Home Through Pet Door in Meriden: Police

    A man with a monitoring bracelet from numerous violent domestic incidents climbed through the pet door of a woman’s home in Meriden on Wednesday, according to officials. Police said 31-year-old Colin McBriarty, of Berlin, cut off his monitoring bracelet that he was required to wear. At the time of the break-in, officials said there were six protective court orders...

  • meriden Apr 14

    Man Claims He Accidentally Shot, Killed His Brother in Meriden: Police

    Police have arrested a man who they said claims he accidentally shot and killed his brother in Meriden over the weekend. Detectives were called to Midstate Medical Hospital on Saturday after getting a report of a man with a gunshot wound. Authorities said the man, later identified as 38-year-old Dante Smith, later died of his injuries. During the investigation, police…

  • meriden Apr 11

    Man Dead After Shooting Incident in Meriden

    Police are investigating after a man died because of a gunshot wound to the body in Meriden. Officials said 38-year-old Dante Smith was dropped off at Midstate Medical Hospital, where he later died of his injuries. It is unknown what led up to the shooting at this time. No other injuries were reported. Officials are investigating. Anyone with information is…

  • meriden Apr 10

    Woman Killed During Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Crash in Meriden

    Police are investigating after a woman was pronounced dead following a pedestrian crash in Meriden Friday night. The incident happened on North Broad Street at approximately 11:10 p.m. Officials said they responded to a call of a person laying on the ground. When they arrived at the scene, they found a woman laying on the ground next to the entrance…

  • Covid-19 Vaccine Apr 8

    More COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Options Available Today

    On Thursday the state’s COVID-19 vaccination effort will continue to expand with more spots to get a shot and some locations won’t even require an appointment. New clinics will be opening up in Hartford, West Hartford, Meriden, and New Haven today. “It’s a big day (Thursday). So this is a real feat of design,” West Hartford Mayor Shari Cantor...

  • Covid-19 Vaccine Apr 8

    State's Vaccination Effort Continues to Expand

    On Thursday the state’s vaccination effort expands with more spots to get a shot. Some won’t even require an appointment. “It’s a big day (Thursday). So this is a real feat of design,” said Mayor Shari Cantor (D – West Hartford). Cantor explained how the West Hartford-Bloomfield Health District will open a regional vaccination clinic at a vacant grocery...

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