Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Monday tapped Bridgeport state Sen. Andres Ayala as the new commissioner of Connecticut’s Department of Motor Vehicles.
The arrest of a state lawmaker on election fraud charges underscores the strength of Connecticut’s system of election law enforcement, Secretary of State Denise Merrill said Saturday.
A state representative is charged with fraudulent voting.
The Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission is referring a case involving whether state Rep. Christine Ayala fraudulently voted to the Chief State’s Attorney’s office for a criminal investigation
The winner of a Bridgeport state legislative race is facing domestic violence charges, nearly five months after being arrested in a hit-and-run accident.
State police say they’ve arrested two men in separate computer pornography cases. One was a U.S. Post Office worker arrested with images of pornography on his work computer, and the other had been previously included in the state sex offender regisry.