Newly honored Groton City officers relive rescue of woman in sinking car

Three Groton City police officers over the past week received the department's Lifesaving Award for their role in rescuing an 85-year-old woman from her sinking car earlier this year.

Police logs - Oct. 28, 2016

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Police logs - Oct. 27, 2016

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Eastern Pequot tribal member says state should not bill him for son's health care costs

Eastern Pequot tribal member Ronald "Wolf" Jackson says he's not a deadbeat dad, but he doesn't think he should have to reimburse the state for his 13-year-old son's coverage under the HUSKY Children's Health Care Program.

Police at Fox Tower arrest woman wanted in New York murder

Tribal police arrested a woman on a fugitive from justice charge Wednesday after discovering she was wanted in connection with a murder in New York.

Norwich officials 'fully engaged' in preventing downtown arson

Police and fire officials are investigating and taking steps to secure vacant buildings in the wake of three intentionally set fires in the city within a week.

Lisbon man arrested on risk of injury charge

A 47-year-old Lisbon man was charged Wednesday with two counts of risk of injury to a child after he allegedly pushed a 15-year-old Griswold girl onto a couch and kissed her, made several sexual comments to her and provided her and a friend with...

Police: Drug deal gone wrong in Old Saybrook ends with 5 arrests

Police on Tuesday arrested five people after a narcotics purchase gone wrong turned into a pursuit that ended in a swampy area, according to police.

Norwich man arrested in connection with toddler found abandoned in New London

Police on Monday night arrested a Norwich man who allegedly abandoned his 2- or 3-year-old daughter on Bank Street while intoxicated Monday evening.

Police logs — Oct. 26, 2016

Arrests by state and local departments.

Norwich brothers wanted in bank robbery in custody in New York

A New York sheriff's office has taken into custody the two brothers from Norwich who were wanted for their alleged involvement in a Canterbury bank robbery, according to state police.

Police: Woman speeding on I-95 had 20.6 pounds of marijuana

State police early Tuesday arrested a Massachusetts woman they said was speeding on Interstate 95 and had 20.6 pounds of marijuana in her car.

Eight police dog teams sweep Stonington High School

Eight police dogs and their handlers swept Stonington High School on Tuesday morning as part of an ongoing effort by school officials and police to ensure campus safety.

Police say Lyme woman had more than 10 unclean, emaciated horses

A local woman is due in court Tuesday after animal control officers say they found more than 10 emaciated horses in squalid conditions at her Grassy Hill Road residence in April.

Pawcatuck firefighters extinguish furnace fire

Pawcatuck firefighters quickly extinguished a furnace fire at 26 Croft Court early Monday night




Lisbon man arrested after domestic assault

A 74-year-old Lisbon man was arrested Monday after a domestic assault in which an elderly woman suffered fractured vertebrae, according to a state police news release.

Small child abandoned on Bank Street taken to New London fire station

A motorist rescued a toddler abandoned in a stroller on Bank Street Monday night and brought the girl to the nearby New London fire station.

Norwich man charged with stabbing in domestic incident

A Norwich man accused of stabbing a relative of his children's mother during an altercation on July 15 made his first appearance Tuesday in the New London court where major crimes are tried.

Police search for Norwich twin brothers in connection with September bank robbery in Canterbury

State police in Danielson said they are looking for twin 50-year-old brothers from Norwich for their involvement with a bank robbery in Canterbury in September.

Police logs — Oct. 25

Arrests by state and local police departments