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Police Warn Against “Grandparent” Scam

(South Windsor, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – South Windsor police are warning of a scam after a local woman was recently notified that her grandson was in custody in Springfield. Police say the so-called “grandparent scam” has […]

07/10/2014

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Multiple Arrests In Child Prostitution Sting

Connecticut State Police – along with Stamford Police and the FBI – made nine arrests over the weekend in a child prostitution ring bust in Stamford entitled operation “Recovered Innocence.”

02/03/2014

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Police: Teen Rescued From Child Prostitution Ring

Connecticut and federal authorities say they’ve rescued a 16-year-old girl from a child prostitution ring spanning at least three states.

01/17/2014

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FBI Steps Up Training After Newtown Massacre

FBI Director James Comey says the agency has stepped up training to police departments around the country after the Newtown school shooting and is trying to increase its understanding of warning signs before such tragedies.

12/06/2013

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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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New Special Agent In Charge At New Haven FBI

_ An FBI agent with a history of investigating public corruption has been appointed as the new head of the agency’s operations in the state.

09/23/2013

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Art Dealer Pleads Guilty To Fraud Charge

A Branforc art dealer has pleaded guilty to a federal charge stemming from the fraudulent sale of an imitation Marc Chagall lithograph.

09/03/2013

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Bulger Will Not Testify At His Trial

James “Whitey” Bulger won’t testify in his own defense at his racketeering trial, but he says the decision is “involuntary.”

08/02/2013

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Flap Over $400,000 Taxpayer-Paid Private Driveway Results In Firing; FBI Investigates

The manager of Sikorsky Airport has been fired in an investigation of a $400,000 driveway leading to a mansion of an airport neighbor — a driveway paid for by taxpayers.

08/02/2013

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Five Rescues, One Arrest In State As FBI Cracks Down On Child Sex Traffic

Five children in Connecticut are among 105 around the country rescued by the FBI in a crackdown on child sex trafficking. Authorities arrested one pimp in the investigation by the New Haven FBI office.

07/29/2013

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