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Police logs - Jan. 17, 2021

Arrests by state and local police across the region.

Life Star transports 29-year-old man to hospital following motorcycle crash in Ledyard

Jeffrey A. Wilbur of Ledyard was driving the motorcycle south on Colonel Ledyard Highway when he veered off the right shoulder of the roadway and hit the guard rail, police said

East Lyme police arrest 3 alleged grease thieves in one week

Used oil can be sold and is used for biodiesel fuel and in a variety of other products. In a statement, town police Chief Michael Finkelstein said the thefts are an ongoing problem in the region and often damage restaurant equipment.

Police logs - Jan. 16, 2021

Arrests by state and local police around the region.

New London police seek public's help on hate crime incident

City police on Friday issued a call to the public for information as it seeks the person responsible for writing a racial epithet on a package outside the home of Board of Education President Regina Mosley.

Stonington police charge man with stealing ATM

Police charged an Ansonia man Wednesday in connection with the theft of a convenience store ATM in 2018.

Man trapped in vehicle after striking tree in Stonington

Man trapped in vehicle after striking tree in Stonington

Judge, former state senator charged with DUI in Stonington

Superior Court Judge and former state senator Steven Spellman, of Noank, was charged on Wednesday with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol in Stonington, according to police.

State police dog helps find alleged car thief, then woman with dementia

State police at Troop E said K-9 Yorik and his handler found a man who allegedly tried to break into a woman's car Wednesday night, and a woman with dementia who wandered off Thursday morning.

Police logs - Jan. 15, 2021

Arrests by state and local police around the region.

MORE POLICE & COURTS NEWS

New London school board president target of racist incident

School board President Regina Mosley received a package with the words "Die, (N-word) Die" written on it.

Hartford man charged with using counterfeit money at Niantic CVS

Officers found $560 in counterfeit bills in Anthony Woods’ possession, police said.

Fire damages New London duplex

A fire late Tuesday severely damaged a multifamily home on Colman Street, displacing the residents.

Woman charged with manslaughter in 2020 fatal crash near Electric Boat in Groton

Police have charged a Groton woman who fatally struck a man with her car while he was walking from his job at the Electric Boat shipyard in Groton one night in April, authorities said.

Three people taken to hospital following head-on collision in Groton

Emergency responders at the scene of a reported head-on motor vehicle accident Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, on Gold Star Highway in the area of Flanders Road.  (Dana Jensen/The Day)

One person was taken by Life Star Helicopter to Hartford Hospital with serious injuries, and two people were taken by ambulance to Lawrence + Memorial Hospital with injuries.