Dog bites help Norwich police identify slashing suspect

A Norwich man who police said was attacked by a pit bull named Storm in January after he slashed the dog owner's throat with a box cutter made his first appearance Monday in the New London court where major crimes are heard.

Lookout sentenced in Norwich beauty supply store robbery

A 28-year-old man who served as the lookout while two other men robbed the Sally Beauty Supply store in Norwich on July 30, 2014, was sentenced Monday in New London Superior Court to 30 months in prison followed by five years special parole.

State police offer tips for motorcycle safety month

The Connecticut state police have released a list of tips for motorcyclists during motorcycle safety month.

Norwich man pleads guilty to federal heroin charge

A 34-year-old Norwich man pleaded guilty Monday in Hartford federal court to one count of possession with the intent to distribute and distribution of heroin.

Police logs - May 3

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Police say car driven by overdose victim strikes utility pole in Ledyard

A Groton woman, who police say overdosed on prescription medication, was charged with driving under the influence Saturday after they say she struck a utility pole on Cove Road and then left the scene.

Stonington Police charge StoneRidge employee with disabling smoke detector

Stonington police charged a employee of the StoneRidge retirement community with breach of peace Friday afternoon after they say he disabled a smoke detector in the dining room so it would not be set off by cooking.

Police logs - May 2

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Police logs - May 1

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Egg farm denies access to animal rights activists after fire

Several animal protection advocates are planning to show up at Kofkoff Egg Farms Friday morning in an attempt to learn more about the conditions in the coop where at least 80,000 chickens died Tuesday after a fire broke out.

Ramos gets maximum sentence for Norwich sharpshooter murder

Bus driver Sheila Harris, the mother of shooting victim Tynel Harris, had stood up shakily and sobbed as she delivered a brief victim impact statement. During Ramos' trial in February, she had been unable to stay in the courtroom because she found...

State police charge Montville man in connection to fatal February overdose

State police on Thursday arrested an Oakdale man who allegedly waited an hour in February before calling 911 about an unconscious man in his house who later died of an opioid overdose.

Construction slated to take place at Benham Avenue railroad crossing in Waterford

Residents traveling on Benham Avenue near its intersection with the shoreline railroad next week will have to use a temporary road bypass as crews work to reconstruct the crossing, police said.

Waterford police: Man stole baby formula from two Target stores in past week

Police on Thursday said they're seeking a man who allegedly has stolen baby formula from two area Target stores within the past week.

Waterford man charged with pot possession after crash

Police arrested a 27-year-old Quaker Hill man Thursday after police said he ran a red light, struck another vehicle and tried to hide a bag containing 11 ounces of marijuana before police arrived.

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Accident closes lane of I-95 in East Lyme

The right lane on I-95 southbound was closed due to a multiple-vehicle accident involving a tractor-trailer.

Man charged for interfering with Life Star patient transport

A man who delayed a Life Star helicopter as it attempted to take off from Lawrence + Memorial Hospital was taken into custody Friday afternoon.

Police arrest man in regional heroin sales investigation

Police have arrested a man in an investigation into what they described as a nexus of heroin sales across Hartford and southeastern Connecticut, seizing $60,000 worth of illegal drugs.

Two taken to hospital after New London crash

Two people were taken to the hospital Thursday for evaluation of injuries sustained in a two-car collision on Williams Street.

Police logs - April 29

Arrests by state and local police departments.