Connecticut man remains held on bond for his role in alleged housing scam

An Easton man arrested last week on federal charges for operating a mortgage-fraud scheme that targeted homeowners who were on the verge of losing their homes remains in federal custody.

State police arrest 15 for drunken driving during holiday enforcement campaign

State police charged 15 people with drunken driving during its annual Thanksgiving weekend enforcement operation that started Wednesday and ended Friday morning.

State police investigate armed robbery in Hebron

State police are investigating the early morning armed robbery of the Xtra Mart located at 70 Main St.

At least one injured after vehicle rollover in Norwich

One car with two occupants rolled over in Norwich on Scotland Road just past its split with Hansen Road around 7 p.m. Friday, according to police.

Police logs - Nov. 28

Ryan Smith, 28, of 42 Jay St., New London, was charged Friday with failure to appear in court..

Police logs - Nov. 27

Arrests by state and local police.

Investigators went all in to resolve New London cold case murder

Nine years of investigative efforts paid off for police and prosecutors on Nov. 19, when a 12-member jury found Gerjuan "Cali" Tyus and Darius "P-Nut" Armadore guilty of murder after just a few hours of deliberation.

State police continue holiday enforcement operation

The Connecticut State Police had charged nine people with driving under the influence as of 5 p.m. Thursday.

Police logs - Nov. 26

Arrests by state and local police.

Road closures, parking bans for Norwich Winterfest road race and parade Saturday

Several road closures and parking bans will be in effect in Norwich on Saturday for the Winterfest 5K Road Race and Parade.

State police gear up for busy Thanksgiving highways

With tens of thousands of travelers driving through Connecticut during the Thanksgiving weekend, State Police are ramping up their plans to keep highways safe for all during the holiday rush.

Woman dies in one-car Westerly crash

A one-car accident at 336 Boston Post Road killed a 64-year-old woman Monday when the vehicle veered off the roadway, crashed into a stone wall and rolled over.

Rabid skunk found in Waterford

A skunk found in Waterford on Monday tested positive for rabies, according to a news release from the Ledge Light Health District.

Robbery reported at Norwich liquor store

Police are investigating reports of an armed robbery Monday at the Square Package Store at 258 Broad St.

Stonington police charge Groton man with first-degree assault

Stonington Police charged a Groton man early Monday morning with first-degree assault after they say he struck a man in the head with a club-like object in the parking lot of the Hyatt Place hotel on Route 27.




Webster Bank resolves ADA complaint of deaf person

Webster Bank has agreed to accept video relay calls at all of its branches as the result of a complaint made by a deaf person who said the bank would not do business with him using the interpretive service, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Man accused in Lebanon murder to pursue insanity defense

Attorneys for Alan P. Nadeau, who is charged with murder in the April 12 stabbing death of Christian E. Beloin in Lebanon, told Superior Court Judge Hillary B. Strackbein Tuesday that they intend to pursue an insanity defense.

Police logs - Nov. 25

Arrests by local and state police.

Blumenthal, Murphy, Courtney ask for probe of immigration agency's handling of accused murderer

The state's two U.S. senators and the region's congressman called on Inspector General John Roth of the Department of Homeland Security to immediately investigate what additional steps should have been taken in the Jean Jacques case, who should be...

Animal cruelty case of former Mystic, Niantic dog trainer resolved with probation

Area dog trainer Beatrice A. Nielsen, was charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty in August after authorities said they seized 29 neglected animals from a squalid home in Webster, Mass.