Brief car chase in Waterford leads to one arrest, search for another suspect

A brief car chase that started on Route 32 Wednesday night led to the arrest of the driver while a passenger remains at large.

Niantic River Bridge will close tonight for repairs

The Niantic River Bridge will be closed Thursday night through early Friday morning for bridge repairs.

Suspected serial robber charged with another convenience store robbery

State police arrested Tuesday suspected serial robber Timothy J. Foye with the April 6 robbery of the Henny Penny convenience store on Route 12 in the Gales Ferry section of town.

Area fire departments battle blaze at Thread Mill building in Pawcatuck

Firefighters spent several hours on Wednesday battling a blaze in a portion of the Thread Mill in Pawcatuck.

Amtrak official identifies person struck and killed by train

Amtrak officials have identified the person struck and killed by a train Wednesday as 31-year-old Michael J. Turner of Groton.

East Lyme man accused of stealing more than $40,000 from his neighbors

An East Lyme man is accused of stealing more than $40,000 in cash, jewelry and other household items from his neighbors while they were in Florida for the winter.

Police logs - May 28

Arrests by state and local departments.

UPDATED: Norwich police find missing teen

Police have canceled a Silver Alert that was issued for a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing Tuesday.

Key witness, participant in Mallove murder sentenced on reduced charges

Candace M. Foster, who reluctantly took part in the brutal beating of physicist Eugene Mallove, then entered a witness protection program and implicated the father of her children and his cousin, was sentenced today in New London Superior Court to...

New London police seek public's help to identify shooting suspects

Police have released surveillance imagery related to the Memorial Day shooting on Crystal Avenue that injured a teenage girl and a 4-year-old.

Police investigate armed robbery at New London convenience store

Two men robbed the Honey Plus Convenience Store at 393 Colman St. at gunpoint on Tuesday, police said.

New London police continue to investigate shooting

Police are looking for two unidentified shooters who injured two people in the area of high-rise apartments at 40 Crystal Ave. Monday evening.

State police arrest 57 people on drunken driving charges during holiday weekend

Connecticut State Police have arrested 57 people for drunken driving during the Memorial Day weekend, according to spokesman Sgt. Shane Hassett.

Norwich man injured after fireworks explode in his hand

An 18-year-old man was injured Tuesday after a “large scale” firework exploded in his hand, police said.

Dredging likely not a factor in Sandy Point boating accidents

Two boating accidents near Sandy Point over the weekend that resulted in head injuries to two victims occurred near the area dredged last fall, but any changes in the navigation channel from the dredging are not believed to have been a factor in...




Police log - May 27

Arrests by state and local departments.

Smith murder trial start date delayed

The murder trial of Davion Smith, which was set to begin Tuesday in New London Superior Court, has been delayed while attorneys resume jury selection.

City of Norwich settles lawsuit with terminated police officer

The City of Norwich has agreed to pay $1.25 million to settle a civil lawsuit brought by former police officer Douglas Morello, who was terminated in 2010.

Police chase leads to crash, drunken-driving arrest in Norwich

A police pursuit on Monday led to a crash, a fire and ultimately an arrest of a woman on drunken-driving charges, police said.

Woman injured when sailboat runs aground off Stonington

A woman who was injured Monday morning when a 36-foot sailboat that she was on ran aground near Sandy Point, according to police.