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‘U Drive. U Text. You Pay’ Effort Launches Today

State and local police throughout Connecticut are stepping up enforcement of the state’s laws banning the use of hand held cellphones while driving.



Wolcott Starts New 911 System

The town of Wolcott has a new 911 system that will allow police to pinpoint the location of emergency calls made from cell phones.


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Fines To Be Discussed Over Cell Phone Ban Violations

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State lawmakers are holding a public hearing on increasing the fines for violating Connecticut’s ban on using hand-held cell phones while driving. The Transportation Committee has set the hearing for 10 […]


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New Chief: Give Police Cell Phones For Local Residents To Call

New Haven’s police chief says the city’s return to community policing should include officers carrying BlackBerry cell phones and giving their numbers to local residents.