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Judge Dismisses Father’s Lawsuit Against Little League

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by a Connecticut father who said a baseball Little League demoted his 9-year-old son to a lower-level team because of the father’s plans to build affordable housing next to a former league official’s home.

04/28/2015

Cynthia Tanner. Photo from Darien Police.

Veterans Fund Bookkeeper Facing federal Charges

(NEW HAVEN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   A bookkeeper for the National Veterans Service Fund has been  charged by an federal grand jury  in a 10 count indictment  with fraud and tax evasion offenses.53 year old Cynthia Tanner […]

04/09/2015

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Court: Towns Can Be Sued Over Fatal Raid

A federal appeals court says several Connecticut police departments can be sued over a drug raid that killed an unarmed man and injured another in 2008.

08/26/2014

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Police Hope DNA Advances Will Help Solve 35-Year-Old Murder

Darien police are re-examining a 35-year-old homicide, relying on advances in DNA testing.

12/05/2013

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Police: White Powder Sent To 2 Darien Homes A Hoax

DARIEN, Conn. (AP) _ Authorities say two Darien girls confessed to a hoax in which they randomly sent letters containing a white powder to two homes. Numerous law enforcement and other agencies responded to the […]

09/04/2013

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Connecticut Woman Pleads Guilty To $2 Million Tiffany Theft

A former Tiffany & Company executive has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $2 million worth of merchandise from the famous Fifth Avenue jeweler.

07/26/2013

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NYC Dean Charged With Heroin Possesion In Connecticut

A dean of students at a New York City high school has been charged with drug possession in Connecticut and suspended from his job.

07/18/2013

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Ex-Tiffany Executive Arrested In Darien Home

NEW YORK (AP) _ Federal authorities in New York City have accused a former executive with Tiffany & Co. of stealing more than $1.3 million in jewelry. Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun was arrested Tuesday at her home […]

07/03/2013

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Police Search For Gunman In Darien, Norwalk

A police search in Darien and Norwalk for a reported gunman has come up empty after officials temporarily suspended Metro-North train service and asked local residents to stay indoors.

06/19/2013

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MTA Says Investigation Into Train Death Could Take Months

DARIEN, Conn. (AP) _ Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials say it could take months to finish investigating the death of an investment banker who was struck by a Metro-North train in Darien this week. Fifty-five-year-old Kevin […]

03/06/2013

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