Suffield police are asking the public for help in finding a man who sexually assaulted a local woman at gunpoint during a home invasion.
A 22-year-old inmate at a federal prison in Danbury has been sentenced to nearly three more years of prison time for assaulting another inmate with a sock stuffed with two padlocks.
A former basketball player for Providence College has been sentenced to serve four years in prison for a violent and random assault he and a fellow player made on another PC student.
A Groton woman has been charged by police over an attack by her pit bull in which a 74-year-old man was injured and his dog was killed.
An inmate at the York Correctional Institution women’s prison has been accused of attacking a guard with a shower curtain rod.
A West Haven woman has been arrested in the death of a toddler who was mauled by her dogs.
Two members of an outdoor education program were seriously and two others hurt when a grizzly bear attacked as they lined up for a river crossing in Alaska. 16-year-old Samuel Boas of Westport, who has training as an emergency medical technician stayed with the injured members of the group.
One unit housing about 100 inmates at the MacDougall-Walker Correctional Institution in Suffield has been put in lockdown after an assault on a counselor at the facility.
State wildlife officials are warning residents in Old Lyme area to be on the lookout for a coyote that attacked a man last weekend.