Car crashes into house in Stonington Borough

A woman was taken to the hospital Sunday morning after police and fire officials say she crashed into a parked car and then a stone house adjacent to St. Mary Church in the borough.

Police logs - Feb. 8

Arrests by state and local departments

'The first thing you deal with is the shame'

Mothers of addicts join forces to take on heroin and opiate addiction.

Treatment available for addicts, but system can be confusing

Treatment for heroin and opiate addicts is available in Connecticut, but those who work with users and their families say navigating the system can sometimes be overwhelming.

New London fire company revives three overdose patients

Emergency medical technicians from the city fire department revived three patients Saturday afternoon who were suffering from suspected heroin overdoses.

Neighbors band together after German shepherd attacked in New London

Just more than two weeks after two unleashed dogs injured a German shepherd so badly it nearly lost its foreleg, New London residents in the area of the attack are doing their best to ensure something similar — or worse — doesn't...

Police logs - Feb. 6

Arrests by state and local departments.

Out of state crew helping to restore power to New London County

Most customers should have their power back by midnight Saturday, according to a utility spokesman.

Police logs - Feb. 6

Local and state police arrests from throughout the region.

New London man arrested on several drug-related charges

Working with state police, New London police Friday morning conducted a search warrant and arrested one man on several drug-related charges, police said.

Fire displaces North Stonington family

A chimney fire in a Norwich-Westerly Road home Wednesday night displaced four people and caused moderate damage to the home, a fire official said Thursday.

Task force arrests Norwich man on heroin, crack charges

An investigation into heroin sales in southeastern Connecticut by the Regional Community Enhancement Task Force led to the arrest of a Norwich man this week on multiple drug-related charges.

Police: Man driving stolen car charged with marijuana possession

A man who abandoned a stolen car when it became disabled on Route 2 was charged after officers found more than an ounce of marijuana in his possession, according to Norwich police.




State police to be on lookout for Super Bowl revelers

While the game is not scheduled to start until 6:30 p.m. Sunday, troopers will be attentive to all roads and highways for drivers operating impaired before and after the game.

Local police leaders: Taser data doesn't tell the whole story

Data on electronic control weapons was collected in Connecticut for the first time last year. Local police leaders say they don't believe it means much without context.

Quaker Hill man arraigned in Route 32 fatal hit-and-run

James Sposito, who allegedly hit and killed a Connecticut College student and left the scene, pleaded not guilty Thursday in New London Superior Court to criminal charges.

New London vigil unites the suffering, offers hope to heroin addicts

Even though it was raining lightly during the vigil, family members of addicts seized the opportunity to network with others who are struggling or to ask for help. There were speeches, prayers, handshakes, hugs and tears.

Police logs - Feb. 5

Arrests by state and local police.