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Suspect Running From Police Drowns In Thames River

LEDYARD, Conn. (AP) _ A man from Virginia drowned after police say he jumped into the Thames River while fleeing from officers.

05/12/2014

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Justice Department Probe Sought in D.C. Chase and Shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) _ A lawyer for a Connecticut woman killed by police after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol is requesting a Justice Department investigation. Attorney Eric Sanders says in a letter that he […]

11/26/2013

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Sister Of Woman Shot In Capitol Chase Denied Custody

A judge has denied an emergency application for child custody filed by the sister of a Connecticut woman fatally shot by police after attempting to ram her car through a White House barrier.

10/11/2013

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Funeral Next Week For Woman Shot In DC Chase

The family of a Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after trying to ram her vehicle through a White House barrier plans to hold a funeral for her next week in Brooklyn.

10/11/2013

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Police: Willimantic Father Was Killed Four Months Ago

State Police say a Willimantic man who is charged with shooting a Willimantic police officer had killed his father last winter.

06/26/2013

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Bill Would Toughen Penalty In Police Chases Which Result In Injury

The State House has voted unanimously in favor of a bill to increase the penalty for fleeing from police in cases in which an officer or third party is hurt or killed.

05/14/2013

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Internal Investigation Clears Officer In Fatal Car Crash

An internal affairs investigation has cleared a Seymour police officer of wrongdoing in a car chase last year that ended with a fatal accident.

04/02/2013

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Policeman Critically Injured In Foot Chase

A Stamford police officer has been critically injured in a fall that occurred while he was chasing a robbery suspect on foot.

05/17/2012

Body Found In Home Of Chase Suspect

Police in Massachusetts are investigating the discovery of a dead body in the New Bedford home where a man arrested after a long police chase in Connecticut lived.

11/10/2011

Fugitive Calls Police To Say He’s Okay, After Jumping Into River

Police say a Middletown man fleeing officers jumped into the Connecticut River to avoid being captured.

09/05/2011

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