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Saturday, Mar 31, 2018 at 11:36 AM EDT

Ledyard Officials Fed Up with Ambulance Service

Ledyard Officials Fed Up with Ambulance Service

Officials in Ledyard, Conn., want to make changes to their volunteer ambulance service due to missed calls and long response times.

Saturday, Mar 31, 2018 at 09:16 AM EDT

Connecticut Remembers Fallen Trooper

Connecticut Remembers Fallen Trooper

The state is mourning the loss of a 49-year-old state trooper who died when his cruiser struck the back of a tractor-trailer on Route I-84 on Thursday.

Friday, Mar 30, 2018 at 10:15 AM EDT

School Counselor Accused of Threatening to 'Execute' White Men

School Counselor Accused of Threatening to 'Execute' White Men

A Connecticut high school employee is accused of threatening to go on a killing spree and "execute every white man he gets his hands on," police said. Bridgeport police said 63-year-old Carl Lemon, an in-school...

Saturday, Mar 31, 2018 at 02:23 PM EDT

Conn. State Trooper Killed in Crash on I-84 Identified

Conn. State Trooper Killed in Crash on I-84 Identified

A state trooper died in the line of duty after a collision with a tractor-trailer on Interstate 84 in Tolland on Thursday afternoon.

Friday, Mar 30, 2018 at 12:18 PM EDT

Tractor-Trailer Going Slower Than Traffic in Fatal Trooper Crash

Tractor-Trailer Going Slower Than Traffic in Fatal Trooper Crash

A state trooper died in the line of duty after a collision with a tractor-trailer on Interstate 84 in Tolland on Thursday afternoon.

Wednesday, Mar 28, 2018 at 05:14 PM EDT

Conn. Officer on Leave After Wrong-Way, DUI Crash

Conn. Officer on Leave After Wrong-Way, DUI Crash

A Bridgeport police officer is on paid leave after he was accused of a wrong-way crash and driving under the influence.

Monday, Mar 26, 2018 at 11:30 AM EDT

Hawks Are Dive-Bombing, Clawing People's Heads in CT: Police

Hawks Are Dive-Bombing, Clawing People's Heads in CT: Police

Police are warning people in one Connecticut town that hawks are dive-bombing and even clawing at people’s heads.

Monday, Mar 26, 2018 at 11:19 AM EDT

Resident Dead, Firefighters Injured in Conn. House Fire

Resident Dead, Firefighters Injured in Conn. House Fire

A man is dead after a house fire in Middletown early Monday morning and two firefighters were injured while trying to get to him.

Sunday, Mar 25, 2018 at 01:12 PM EDT

Woman Accused of Stealing From North Haven Senior Center

Woman Accused of Stealing From North Haven Senior Center

The former program coordinator for the North Haven Senior Center has been charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars from the center’s bank account.

Sunday, Mar 18, 2018 at 08:53 PM EDT

Fast-Moving Fire Rips Through Hartford Apartment Building

Fast-Moving Fire Rips Through Hartford Apartment Building

Six people awoken by flames in their Hartford apartment building early Saturday morning are now looking for a new place to stay.