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Prison Time For Hartford Drug Dealer

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A federal judge in Hartford has sentenced an illegal dealer to 10 years in prison for trying to buy three kilograms of heroin from an undercover law enforcement officer. Raibwar Raouf […]

05/31/2014

Marijuana (Courtesy State Police)

Marijuana “Grow House” Raided In Ashford

State Police say a 56-year-old Ashford man faces drug charges after State Police and the Hartford office of the Drug Enforcement Administration raided his home and found an indoor marijuana grow operation.

05/08/2013

File photo of crystal meth. (credit: Getty Images)

Feds: ‘Monsignor Meth’ Dealt Drug, Bought Sex Shop

To onlookers, Monsignor Kevin Wallin’s fall from grace at his Connecticut parish was like something out of “Breaking Bad,” the television series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a methamphetamine lord.

01/26/2013

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This Is Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Patients with expired or un-needed medications can drop them off today at police departments and other agencies around the state today,

09/29/2012

Arrests In New Haven Gang Violence & Drug Crime Crackdown Reach 90

Federal authorities say 39 more people have been arrested in a yearlong investigation of drug crimes and gang violence in New Haven, bringing the total to 90.

05/22/2012

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Dozens Arrested In Drug Sweep

Federal authorities have arrested dozens of people in an investigation of drug crimes and violence on the streets of New Haven.

05/17/2012

File photo of a flow chart of La Cosa Nostra, which is about to grow smaller after recent arrests. (credit:

Ex-New England Mob Boss Faces Sentencing In Strip Club Plot

Nine people described by prosecutors as Mafia leaders, members and associates were ensnared by an investigation into the shakedown of Providence strip clubs and other extortion activities.

05/11/2012

One Hartford man charged with being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm posed with a handgun and talked about his marijuana lab on his Facebook account. (credit: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

Alleged Hartford Drug Dealer Brags About Stolen Gun, Pot on Facebook

A self-described drug dealer pled guilty Tuesday on charges of being a convicted felon in possession of a weapon, admitting to police that he posed with a photo of a stolen gun on Facebook and talked about the cultivation of his marijuana supply.

10/12/2011

Drug Drop-Off Collects 5,000+ Pounds of Prescription Medication

Saturday’s drug drop-off collecting unused prescription drugs at dozens of locations around Connecticut brought in a total of more than five-thousand pounds of unused pharmaceuticals.  The Drug Enforcement Administration the drugs collected ranged from A […]

09/27/2010

Collections Planned Saturday for Old Prescription Drugs

Police agencies around the nation have signed up for the Drug Administration’s prescription drug “Take Back” campaign on Saturday.  Police and other agencies will be collecting potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for […]

09/22/2010

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