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Toddler Critical After Pool Accident

A 2-year-old boy is in critical condition at a hospital after being found unresponsive in a pool at a Waterbury home

07/18/2013

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Home Safety Bill Goes to Governor Malloy

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A measure expanding the requirement for installing carbon monoxide and smoke detectors in residences is heading to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for his signature. The Senate voted Wednesday, 27-7, to approve […]

06/05/2013

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Truck Safety Crackdown Underway

Once again, the state Department of Motor Vehicles is conducting a three-day truck safety enforcement campaign. Commercial Division Enforcement officers and state troopers will use the 72 hour blitz to raise awareness, as well as […]

06/04/2013

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New Hires In New Britain Police Department

The number of New Britain’s finest is on the upswing. Following a hiring freeze, the city has recruited and hired 18 officers. That, says Mayor Timothy O’Brien, is in addition to several lateral hires they’ve […]

06/04/2013

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State Police Awards Ceremony Today

Later today, Connecticut state police will be honoring some of their own along with civilians who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. There’s an awards ceremony taking place at the Connecticut State […]

06/03/2013

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One Dead In Berlin Crash

Police in Berlin say one person is dead following an accident in town last night.

05/15/2013

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Fatal Overnight Accident In Hebron

State Police are reporting a fatal overnight accident in Hebron. It was around 12:45 this morning when they say 22-year-old Benjamin Iacovelli was riding his motorcycle south on Route 85. Troopers say the bike went […]

05/04/2013

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Middle School Threat Investigation In Middletown

Police in Middletown continue to investigate a threat made against Woodrow Wilson Middle School. This morning, officers were on hand to check students’ bags and backpacks after someone last week made the threat. Investigators won’t […]

04/29/2013

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Murphy Addresses Guns In Maiden Senate Floor Speech

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is dedicating his first speech from the Senate floor to support measures to curb gun violence. The Democrat told stories of some the children killed at Sandy […]

04/10/2013