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Drug Lab Chemist Pleads Not Guilty

A former Massachusetts drug lab chemist at the center of a scandal that threatens to unravel thousands of criminal cases pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges including perjury and evidence tampering.


At the Stamford Police Department, US Attorney for Connecticut David Fein (left) and other law enforcement officials announce the arrests of TSA agents, out-of-state police officers, and alleged drug dealers from the Waterbury area in a drug trafficking bust. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former TSA Officer Sentenced In Drug Trafficking Scheme

A former federal Transportation Security Administration officer has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for bribery and extortion related to accepting cash in exchange for allowing what she believed were painkiller pills to pass through an airport.


Firefighter Faces Drug Charges, Including Intent To Sell

A Hartford firefighter is under arrest and has been suspended from his firefighting duties after he was arrested on drug charges Thursday.


Head of Sports Medicine At UConn To Run Baseball’s Drug Program

The Director of Sports Medicine at UConn, Dr. Jeffrey Anderson, has been named the administrator of the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program for Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association.


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.


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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.


14 At Sub Base Implicated In Drug Investigation

The Navy’s submarine base in Groton, Conn., says 14 sailors have been implicated in an investigation into illegal drug use.


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Brothers In Multi-Million-Dollar Enfield Drug Heist; Part Of Larger Cargo Theft Ring

We expect to hear more this afternoon about developments in the investigation of a theft two years ago at the Eli Lilly warehouse in Enfield, an operation that read like something out of the movies.


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Prescription Drug Collection Saturday

Residents with expired or unwanted prescription medications can dispose of them at dozens of designated town halls and police and fire stations around the the state this Saturday.


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Motorcyclist Arrested With Marijuana, Cash

Middletown police say a motorcycle operator stopped on traffic charges was found to be carrying three-quarters of a pound of meerijuana and a large amount of cash in his backpack.