Man arrested Tuesday in Mystic arrested again in New London after cafe disturbance

Kenneth Elyosius, 62, was arraigned in Superior Court in New London Thursday. It was the second day in a row that the former Hartford police officer appeared in court.

New London police find heroin, facsimile firearms at camper

Police said they arrested two individuals Thursday at the scene of a camper — camouflaged from public sight — that contained heroin, materials to manufacture the drug, and facsimile firearms.

Police logs - July 31

Arrests by state and local departments.

UPDATED: Police cancel silver alert for missing East Lyme man

State Police issued a silver alert Thursday for an 81-year-old man missing from East Lyme.

UPDATED: Silver Alert issued for missing New London teen

Police are seeking public assistance in locating a 13-year-old New London boy last seen on Wednesday.

New London opens cooling center as temps soar

With temperatures soaring into the 90s, Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio announced Wednesday he is opening the city’s cooling center at the Martin Center in the Senior Center at 120 Broad Street.

Accident closes Branch Hill Road in Preston

A portion of Branch Hill Road in Preston has been closed after a car struck at utility pole at about 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Police logs - July 30

Arrests by state and local police.

Norwich murder hearing continued while key witness remains hospitalized

The probable cause hearing for the accused killer of Jaclyn Wirth was continued again Wednesday because a key witness remains hospitalized.

Father, young son perish in fiery crash on I-95 in Stonington

The driver of a tractor-trailer and his 7-year-old son have been identified as the victims of a fiery crash on Interstate 95 northbound Monday evening.

Key witness in Wirth homicide in Norwich hospitalized on eve of court hearing

As the life ebbed out of her in the early morning hours of Dec. 14, 2011, 26-year-old Jaclyn Wirth told a 911 dispatcher she was "pouring out blood," and begged responders to hurry. In the background, her 7-year-old son, Sergio, cried and screamed,...

East Lyme investigator Jean Cavanaugh gives voice to victims of sexual assault

Investigator Jean Cavanaugh's work is heartbreaking, but rewarding. She is a member of a regional multi-disciplinary team of professionals that collaborates on child sexual assault cases. She is a certified forensic interviewer and is sometimes...




Updated: Missing Norwich boy found safe

Police have canceled a silver alert for a missing 12-year-old Norwich boy.

Police logs - July 29

Arrests by state and local police departments.

East Lyme police charge man with trying to rape woman in boarding house

A 54-year-old man accused of breaking into a room where a woman was sleeping at a Niantic boarding house and attempting to sexually assault her made his first appearance Tuesday in the New London court where major crimes are tried.

Mystic woman gets suspended sentence in Windham arson case

"Our position was, at the time of trial, and remains, that she didn't set the fire," attorney Norman A. Pattis said. "Nobody in their right mind uses fireworks to set fire to their home. I think in the end even the state had to come to its senses."

Police logs - July 28

Arrests by state and local police