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Premium Content Police: Sleeping driver caused crash that closed I-95 in Waterford

 September 16, 2014; Updated: 12:21 am

State police said it was lack of sleep and not excessive speed that led to an accident involving an overturned box truck and the closure of the northbound side of Interstate 95 on Tuesday.


Premium Content Woman reported missing from Mohegan Sun

 September 16, 2014; Updated: 4:24 pm

Mohegan – Mohegan Tribal Police have issued a Silver Alert for a 33-year-old woman who went missing Tuesday from Mohegan Sun Casino.


Premium Content Suspect in Westerly robbery arrested in Groton

 September 16, 2014; Updated: 12:12 am

Town police, following an hourslong manhunt in Groton on Tuesday, arrested the suspect in a robbery Monday at the McQuade's Marketplace branch of The Washington Trust Bank in Westerly.


Premium Content 43 new officers to graduate from police academy Wednesday

 September 16, 2014; Updated: 9:45 pm

The Police Officer Standards and Training Council on Wednesday will graduate 43 new officers, including those hired by the Norwich, Old Saybrook and Groton Town police departments.


Premium Content UPDATED: Reale due in court to answer to motor vehicle violations

 September 15, 2014; Updated: 7:20 pm

Norwich - Dan Reale, the Libertarian candidate for the U.S. Representatives from the Second District, is scheduled to appear Tuesday in Norwich Superior Court to answer to motor vehicle violations levied against him on Sept. 3 by Norwich...


Premium Content Crash leads to congestion on I-95 South in Groton

 September 15, 2014; Updated: 5:22 pm

Groton - A one-car crash on Interstate 95 South, between exits 90 and 89, has forced emergency responders to close one lane of the highway this afternoon.


Premium Content Westerly man arrested after stabbing

 September 15, 2014; Updated: 11:19 am

Two people were arrested Sunday after police said they got into a fight that resulted in one of the men being stabbed.


Premium Content Waterford police investigate vandalism of cars

 September 13, 2014; Updated: 11:04 pm

Town police said they are investigating two recent incidents in which several cars in town were vandalized with pink and blue paint.


Premium Content UPDATED: Waterford teen missing since late August found safe

 September 13, 2014; Updated: 3:10 pm

Police said the case for Gabrielle Pearlman, who has been missing since Aug. 29, is resolved.


Premium Content Lords Point Association offers reward for information leading to arrest, conviction in June attack

 September 12, 2014; Updated: 11:40 pm

The Board of Directors of the Lords Point Association is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who assaulted a 65-year-old man at his house on June 6.


Premium Content Norwich man arrested for Facebook hoax involving 'decayed corpse'

 September 12, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm

Police on Thursday arrested a Norwich man who they say alarmed area residents after he posted a picture of himself on Facebook with a “decayed corpse.”


Premium Content New London mayor, police union sign tentative agreement

 September 12, 2014; Updated: 11:51 pm

Ending more than a year of what had been at times a contentious series of negotiations, New London Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio and local police union President Todd Lynch on Friday signed a tentative agreement for a new police contract.


Premium Content Report details traffic stops throughout the state

 September 11, 2014; Updated: 6:58 pm

The state on Thursday released a comprehensive report on traffic stops by police across Connecticut.


Premium Content Man faces federal charges connected to bomb threat at UConn

 September 10, 2014; Updated: 11:43 pm

A Wethersfield man charged by police last week for his role in a bomb threat made to the University of Connecticut is now facing federal charges alleging he was part of a group of Microsoft Xbox gamers who made a series of threats to other schools...


Premium Content Groton man charged with cruelty in care of elderly woman

 September 9, 2014; Updated: 12:18 am

A Groton man was arrested Sunday after police said that he neglected an 86-year-old woman who was under his care.


Premium Content Norwich police raid hotel room, seize heroin, crack

 September 9, 2014; Updated: 7:44 pm

Along with the drugs, with an estimated street value of $60,000, police said they also found cutting agent, packaging material, scales and more than $4,200 cash.


Premium Content Man assaulted with baseball bat in Stonington

 September 8, 2014; Updated: 2:50 pm

Stonington — Police are investigating the baseball bat assault and robbery of man on West Broad Street in downtown Pawcatuck late Saturday night.


Premium Content Chew murder participant charged in alleged jailhouse assault

 September 6, 2014; Updated: 12:06 am

One of the six men involved in the 2010 stabbing death of 25-year-old Matthew Chew in New London was allegedly involved in an attack on another inmate at the Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Center this week.


Premium Content Man charged with weapon violation following Ledyard domestic dispute

 September 5, 2014; Updated: 12:25 am

Police on Friday arrested a Ledyard man for allegedly pointing a BB-style gun resembling a rifle at a woman and later grabbing her around the neck during an altercation on Laurel Avenue.


Premium Content Police arrest suspect in April 3 bomb threat to UConn

 September 4, 2014; Updated: 4:53 pm

Storrs – Police arrested a 21-year-old Wethersfield man Wednesday for his alleged role in an April 3 bomb threat that forced the evacuation of an administrative building on the campus of the University of...


Premium Content Norwich police arrest man on heroin charges

 September 4, 2014; Updated: 12:18 am

Norwich — A city man was arrested Thursday after police executed a search warrant at his apartment and found "a moderate amount of heroin and cash," according to police.


Premium Content UPDATED: Norwich police cancel Silver Alerts

 September 4, 2014; Updated: 2:56 pm

Norwich — State Police have canceled a Silver Alert issued earlier today after locating 52-year-old John Beierle of Norwich, who had been missing since Sunday.


Premium Content State police remove grenade without incident in Jewett City

 September 4, 2014; Updated: 12:52 pm

Bomb technicians from the state police Emergency Services Unit responded Thursday morning to Leon's Auction House at 2 Wedgewood Drive in Jewett City after a grenade was found in a toolbox that was delivered to the business through an estate sale,...


Premium Content New London police arrest fugitive wanted in New York

 September 4, 2014; Updated: 7:20 am

Police late Wednesday arrested a Pennsylvania man who they say is wanted out of New York on a parole violation.


Premium Content Coventry man apprehended in New London after escaping from police at hospital

 September 4, 2014; Updated: 12:13 am

A Coventry man who was arrested this morning for attempting to burglarize a Montauk Avenue home escaped from police custody while at the hospital, led them on a foot chase and attacked the officer who was attempting to arrest him, police said.


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