Brothers arrested on drug charges after police pursuit, search

New London — Two brothers were arrested Tuesday on drug charges after a police pursuit in New London and the search of a Norwich residence.

Judge orders competency evaluation for Norwich murder defendant

To find him competent to stand trial, clinicians would have to determine that Patrick Antoine understands the court proceedings and is able to assist in his defense.

Police logs - July 26

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Police: New London man forcibly kept woman in car during chase

A local man is in custody after police said he led them on a high-speed chase and on multiple occasions did not let a female passenger exit the car he was driving.

Brush fire burning 5 acres in Gales Ferry

Firefighters are working to put out a brush fire that is burning on about a 5-acre wooded area off Long Cove Road.

UPDATED: Police ID person killed in early morning Mohegan Sun Boulevard crash

One driver was killed early Monday morning in a head-on collision with another vehicle, state police said.

Red Cross helps 5 people following fire Sunday morning in New London

The American Red Cross helped five people after a fire Sunday morning at an apartment complex on Nautilus Drive.

Police logs - July 26

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Firefighters contain large Ledyard brush fire

Firefighters from more than 10 area departments have contained a five-acre brush fire that was reported about 1 p.m.

Norwich man arrested after struggle with police officer

A local man was arrested early Monday for assaulting a police officer during a foot chase near the city police station, police said.

Mystic man with record of high speed chases arrested after a fourth

Police arrested a Mystic man Friday after he led police in a high-speed car chase through Waterford, New London, Montville, Norwich and Salem, stopping only after police deflated his tires and his car into a wall in New London.

Construction work ongoing on several Waterford roads

In addition to Waterford Parkway North and Waterford Parkway South, crews also will be working on Clark Lane and Spithead and Old Colchester roads this week, police said.




Police logs - July 25

Arrests by state and local police departments.

For newest police recruits, helping the community comes first

Despite being in the midst of what many consider a volatile time for police, these men and woman wanted to go into law enforcement.

Fallen utility lines cause fires, close road in East Lyme

Great Neck Road in East Lyme is closed at West Main Street after utility lines fell on trees in the area Saturday night.

Police logs - July 24, 2016

Arrests by state and local police departments.

The 'Candy Man' helps burn victims get past their scars

Since 1991, the Connecticut Burns Care Foundation has been running a one-week camp each summer in an attempt to provide emotional healing and boost confidence in children who’ve suffered serious burns.