LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ Authorities say they are investigating a series of fake emergency calls made on the radio system used by fire and ambulance crews in northwest Connecticut. The Connecticut State Police says the […]
Tips for communicating with emergency services and loved ones as a snowstorm bears down on the Northeast
The Governor’s Office says Governor Malloy will declare a state of emergency in preparation for the coming blizzard, and may close limited access highways as early as noon.
Check here for websites with emergency preparedness information
Connecticut officials are planning an emergency preparedness drill to try to improve communication between utility companies and state and local governments.
A Connecticut fire department is blasting the state’s largest utility provider, saying the company should bear the blame if any of its town residents die in emergencies connected to the area’s lengthy power outage.
President Barack Obama has signed an emergency declaration for the Connecticut, ordering federal aid for commodities, food, water, emergency power and debris removal following a devastating October snowstorm.
Here is a partial list of communities which have opened shelters for their residents. Most request that those coming to the shelter bring warm clothing and blankets, snacks and prescription medication. Check whether your shelter allows pets.
A 65-year-old Bridgeport man faces criminal charges after police say he called 911 to solve a beer emergency.
With a flood watch for parts of Connecticut tonight which will expand statewide on Friday, Governor Dannel Malloy has ordered activation of the state Emergency Operations Center as of 11 p.m. Representatives of the Departments […]