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State: We’ll Honor Immigrant Detenainer Requests For Serious Crimes

The Malloy administration and immigrants’ rights advocates in Connecticut have announced a legal settlement limiting the number of immigrants handed over to federal officials.

02/19/2013

Jose Diaz, aka Jose Rodriguez (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Shot Fired In Task Force Pursuit Of Suspect

Hartford police say a suspect is in custody after a police pursuit through Hartford and East Hartford which included a brief lockdown of two schools after shots were fired in the chase.

11/28/2012

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

Blogger in Connecticut Case Sentenced on Federal Charges

(Note:  Turner also faces Connecticut state charges in a case involving threats against legislators.) NEW YORK (AP) _ A right-wing New Jersey blogger has been sentenced to 33 months in prison for making death threats […]

12/21/2010

Federal Authorities in Connecticut Go After Investment Fraud

By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN, Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn.(AP) _ The top federal prosecutor in Connecticut has vowed to use aggressive investigative techniques traditionally deployed against organized crime to root out financial fraud. U.S. Attorney David […]

12/06/2010

High Speed Rail Gets Boost in Region

By STEPHANIE REITZ, Associated Press Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut has won a major federal grant to help launch high-speed passenger rail service through the heart of southern New England. U.S. Sen. Christopher Dodd’s […]

10/25/2010

Four Hartford Men, Three New Yorkers Indicted on Heroin Charges

Federal prosecutors say seven men are named in a heroin trafficking indictment stemming from last week’s seizure of more than five kilograms of heroin at an apartment on Grandview Terrace in Hartford.  They say that’s […]

10/22/2010