Police: Uncasville woman nearly hit police officer with vehicle

An Uncasville woman faces multiple charges after she nearly struck a Groton Town Police officer while trying to drive away when the officer asked about a shoplifting incident, police said.

Firefighters extinguish car fire

New London firefighter Matthew Avery uses a saw to open the hood as a crew extinguishes an engine-compartment fire in a mini-van at 163 Huntington St. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

New London firefighters extinguish an engine-compartment fire in a mini-van at 163 Huntington St. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. The fire was first reported shortly before 8 a.m. There were no injuries reported, the cause of the fire is under...

Police continue to seek suspect in Montville burglary

Police continue to seek the whereabouts of a person who they said entered an occupied home Sunday night and stole a small amount of cash.

Police logs - Jan. 16, 2018

Recurring police logs

Norwich woman arrested on assault charge

A local woman was arrested on assault and other charges early Sunday morning following a domestic violence incident which left a victim with multiple lacerations on his hands from a knife, police said.

Main break in East Lyme has been repaired

A morning time water main break on Mill Road has been repaired, public safety officials said Monday afternoon.

Ledyard police seek whereabouts of 17-year-old girl

Police on Sunday night issued a Silver Alert for a missing 17-year-old girl.

New London court program seeks to stop cycle through treatment

A new diversionary program operating at New London Superior Court is working to stop recidivism among drug-addicted offenders.

Police investigate a stabbing in downtown Norwich

Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the downtown section of Norwich Sunday night.

Norwich woman arrested with more than 30 bags of narcotics

New London police arrested a woman Friday afternoon who had 13 baggies of crack cocaine and 25 glassine bags of heroin.

Ledyard house fire displaces three residents

Firefighters were called to 209 Iron St. just after 8 p.m. for the report of a structure fire. The fire, which Ledyard Fire Department Chief Jonathan Mann said was contained to the kitchen, caused smoke and heat damage throughout the house. The...

Submarine force: Sailor shot himself aboard sub

Members of the Coast Guard, New London Fire Department and Submarine Base Fire Department wait at Fort Trumbull for a boat carrying an injured sailor on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. Cmdr. Sarah Self-Kyler, spokeswoman for the Submarine Force Atlantic, said a USS North Dakota sailor is in stable condition following a self-inflicted gunshot wound at sea and the Navy is investigating.  (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

A sailor had to be medically evacuated from a submarine for a self-inflicted gunshot wound Friday night, a Submarine Force Atlantic spokeswoman said.

Overturned tractor-trailer slows traffic on I-95 in Stonington

Traffic moved slowly near Exit 91 of Interstate 95 north for several hours Friday morning because of an overturned tractor-trailer.

New London police investigate Thursday stabbing

Police investigate a reported stabbing at 1 Prest St. about 8:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, in New London. (Greg Smith/The Day)

Emergency crews were called to 1 Prest St. about 8:41 p.m. for the report of a stabbing victim, according to a news release issued late Thursday by police.

New London murder trial delayed by juror issues

One of the jurors, a teacher at a local school, informed a court officer that students had made statements to her about the case. Another man who had been selected as an alternate notified the jury clerk that he would be uncomfortable convicting...