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Monday, May 14, 2018 at 12:37 PM EDT

PD: Off-Duty Conn. Trooper Killed in Crash Was Driving Drunk

PD: Off-Duty Conn. Trooper Killed in Crash Was Driving Drunk

An off-duty Connecticut state trooper who was killed in a head-on crash in Wolcott in February was driving under the influence with a blood alcohol three times the legal limit and she was going nearly 80...

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 06:59 PM EDT

Arrest Made in Connection With Conn. Family's Deaths

Arrest Made in Connection With Conn. Family's Deaths

Five months after a deadly fire in Griswold, State Police have made an arrest and the Hartford woman appeared in court Monday.

Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 07:19 PM EDT

SWAT Team to Hold Fundraiser for Officers Hurt in Explosion

SWAT Team to Hold Fundraiser for Officers Hurt in Explosion

The South Central SWAT Team is holding a fundraiser to raise money for the officers who were injured in an explosion in North Haven earlier this month.Those officers have not been able to work since the...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 01:55 PM EDT

Fire Breaks Out at West Haven Food Company

Fire Breaks Out at West Haven Food Company

Firefighters responded to a fire at the M & R Frosted Food Company in West Haven on Saturday morning.

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 12:08 PM EDT

Re-Arrest Ordered for Man Accused of Running Over and Killing Wife

Re-Arrest Ordered for Man Accused of Running Over and Killing Wife

A woman died after her husband ran over her in a North Haven driveway last night, according to police, and he did not appear in court Friday morning to answer to the original charges.

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 10:57 AM EDT

2 Dead in Crash on Route 44 in Conn.

2 Dead in Crash on Route 44 in Conn.

Two people are dead after a head-on crash on Route 44 (New Hartford Road) in Barkhamsted Friday, according to fire officials.

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 02:42 PM EDT

CT Woman Dies After Husband Strikes Her With His Car

CT Woman Dies After Husband Strikes Her With His Car

A Connecticut man who said he accidentally backed over his wife in their driveway is facing charges after the woman died and investigators determined the couple had been in a dispute beforehand.

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 12:35 PM EDT

Person Struck, Killed by Train in Connecticut

Person Struck, Killed by Train in Connecticut

A person who was hit by an Acela on the tracks in Westbrook Friday morning has died, according to state police.

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 08:39 AM EDT

Former Prison Nurse Charged With Sexually Assaulting Inmate

Former Prison Nurse Charged With Sexually Assaulting Inmate

A former nurse at Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Center in Uncasville is accused of sexually assaulting an inmate.

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 11:26 PM EDT

Yale Officials Respond After Police Called on Black Student

Yale Officials Respond After Police Called on Black Student

Yale officials have responded after a report from a black graduate student that she was harassed by police who were called when a white student found her asleep in a common area of their campus residence.