Waterford police find $14,000 in counterfeit bills during arrest

Police discovered $14,000 in counterfeit $100 bills and numerous gift cards with altered magnetic numbers when they arrested three people over the weekend at Wal-Mart.

Montville police investigate fatal motorcycle accident

Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred Tuesday night on Route 32 just south of the New London Turnpike intersection.

Window at New London thrift shop shattered

City police responded to a call Monday night that a glass panel on the front door of the Salvation Army Store on Bank Street had been shattered.

Man with pistol robs Lyme's Reynolds' General Store

A man brandishing a black pistol robbed Reynolds' General Store at 254 Hamburg Road about 6 p.m. Monday.

Police logs - Aug. 12

Arrests by state and local police.

Boaters rescued Friday night after boat crashes into rocks in Norwich

Fire, police and ambulance crews put night water rescue training to use late Friday, when a boat with several passengers collided with a rock, flinging two passengers overboard and causing five injuries.

Groton slashing case headed to major crimes court

Andre Young, 20, who is accused of slashing two men on July 11, will make his first appearance Tuesday in the New London court where major crimes are tried.

Fatal accident Sunday in East Lyme

A 55-year-old Uncasville man died following a three-vehicle crash Sunday near 128 North Bride Brook Road.

Police logs - Aug. 11

David R. Salen, 69, of 12 Midway Oval, Groton, was charged Sunday with first-degree reckless endangerment, third-degree assault, second-degree threatening and risk of injury to a minor.

Stonington resident injured in car vs. moped collision

A 77-year-old town resident was transferred by Life Star helicopter Sunday from Lawrence + Memorial Hospital to Rhode Island Hospital for treatment of injuries he suffered when his moped collided with a car as he was pulling out of Wilcox Road onto...

Marlborough teen injured in bonfire explosion

An 18-year-old suffered serious injuries Sunday night when an object that had been placed in a bonfire exploded, according to state police.

Two injured by power boat propeller in Connecticut River Sunday

Officials: Man, woman injured by power boat propeller in Connecticut River; driver charged

New London man charged with setting fire to occupied home in 2013

Investigation by city police detectives has led to the arrest of a 35-year-old homeless man charged with burning down an occupied home in 2013.

Police search again for missing Ledyard teen

A second Silver Alert was issued Friday for a 17-year-old Ledyard girl who was first reported missing Wednesday, but then found a day later.

Ledyard man in good condition after he was injured in car-moped accident

A Ledyard man who was seriously injured Thursday after he was involved in a car versus moped accident on Route 117 is listed in good condition at Hartford Hospital, a hospital spokesman said Friday.




New London woman charged with DUI after crash

A 40-year-old city woman was charged with driving under the influence and other offenses early Monday after crashing her car into a utility pole in the area of 42 Jefferson Ave., according to police Capt. Brian M. Wright.

New London police, civilians rescue man struggling in water

New London - City police said they helped two civilians rescue a man Sunday evening who was struggling in the water at Waterfront Park Sunday evening.

Police logs for 8-10

Delbert P. Tillinghast, 42, of 21 Maple Terrace, Ledyard, was charged Sunday with driving while under the influence of alcohol and failure to drive in the proper lane.

Police logs - Aug. 9

Arrests by state and local departments.

Mystic Outdoor Art Festival staff member struck by car

A female member of the Mystic Outdoor Art Festival staff was struck by a car at approximately 7 a.m. Saturday as she was out in the road setting up for the event, according to police.