Still searching: Volunteers hope to bring home boater lost off Groton

Volunteers Lisa Garner, left, and Ronald Surrell search the coast along Harkness Memorial State Park for Sofia McKenna on Monday, June 18, 2018, in Waterford.  An informal search covers area in Groton, New London and Waterford every day looking for McKenna who remains missing after a May 27 boating mishap off Avery Point in Groton.  (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

A coalition of volunteers is Michelle McKenna’s last hope that her daughter, Sofia, will be found.

Griswold man charged after 1-year-old found in street

State police arrested a Jewett City man early Monday after he was found passed out with a one-year-old in his care wandering in the street.

Police: Norwich man thrown from motorcycle in I-395 crash

A Norwich man was thrown from his motorcycle Sunday evening after he crashed into the back of a pickup truck on Interstate 395 north, state police said.

Police logs - June 19, 2018

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Norwich police charge man in connection with DWI crash

Police charged a Colchester man with driving under the influence and numerous other offenses Saturday night after they say his pickup truck swerved into oncoming traffic, striking a car and seriously injuring a mother and her two children.

Serious crash on Interstate 395 in Montville

A motorcyclist was seriously injured early Sunday night in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 395 near the Troop E state police barracks.

Police logs - June 18, 2018

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Police issue bulletin for missing New London man

Police issue bulletin for missing New London man

New London police investigate stabbings reported Friday

The incidents occurred in the area of Williams and Chappell streets. Two individuals were reportedly stabbed and transported to L+M for treatment of injuries that were not life-threatening, police said.

Motorcyclist transported after two-vehicle crash in East Lyme

The motorcyclist had serious injuries that were not life-threatening and was transported by Niantic Ambulance to L+M Hospital in New London, and subsequently transferred to Yale New Haven Hospital for treatment.



Norwich police arrest man in crash that injured two small children

Police have arrested 32-year old Carlos Davila on Saturday evening after they said he evaded the scene of a crash that seriously injured a 3-year-old and a 6-year-old.

Police logs - June 17, 2018

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Firefighters contain New London blaze to oven

Firefighters on Thursday contained a blaze at 269 Vauxhall St. to the oven where it started, Fire Inspector David Heiney said Friday.

Police logs - June 16, 2018

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Medical examiner: Fentanyl to blame in 2 New London deaths

Two men who died in separate incidents this spring had fentanyl in their systems, Chief Medical Examiner Dr. James Gill said this week.



Fire safety trailer gives New London students 'hands-on' experience

New London firefighter Jonathan Cooke helps Jocelyn Porter, a Nathan Hale Arts Magnet School first-grader, out of the department's new fire safety trailer during a lesson at the South Station on Lower Boulevard on Thursday, June 14, 2018.  (Lindsay Boyle/The Day)

New London firefighters debuted a fire safety trailer this past week to enhance their lessons for grade school students, college students and the elderly.

Police logs - June 15, 2018

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North Stonington woman charged with manslaughter in fatal crash

Christopher M. Bosma of 162 Cossaduck Hill Road was killed when Henderson, who was driving a Dodge Grand Caravan north, went off the road and shoulder and struck him near his home, according to state police.

Second Benoit son facing charges related to plumbing work

A second son of the plumber charged this month in a botched boiler installation is facing charges related to unlicensed plumbing work, court documents show.

Library director puts newly stocked Narcan to use in Norwich

When Executive Director Robert Farwell stocked Otis Library with an overdose-reversal drug last month, he did so hoping he wouldn’t have to use it at all, let alone a few weeks later.