Connecticut corrections

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Prison Guard Accused of Drug Smuggling

A guard at the Bridgeport Community Correctional Center is accused of smuggling heroin and marijuana to inmates.


Bonnie Foreshaw at Board of Pardons and Parole, Oct. 9. 2013 (Courtesy CT-N)

Convicted Killer Freed After 27 Years

EAST LYME, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut woman who spent 27 years in prison for the murder of a pregnant woman was released Friday _ four years early _ after state officials took the rare […]


Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Off-Duty Corrections Officer Involved In Hartford Shooting

Hartford police are investigating a shooting involving an off-duty state corrections officer late Thursday night around 11 p.m. near the intersection of Wethersfield Avenue and Wyllys Street. The D.O.C. officer was in his personal vehicle […]


File photo of a person in handcuffs. (Photo by HEIKO JUNGE/AFP/Getty Images)

Bigamy Charges for State Corrections Officer

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut corrections officer has been charged with bigamy after an audit of his benefits turned up two wives. The Connecticut Post reports ( ) state police charged 50-year-old Kevin Hornak […]