Alleged Gang Members In New Haven Charged With 6 MurdersFederal and local authorities say they've busted up a violent New Haven street gang and charged several members with murder, gun crimes, drug dealing and racketeering.
New Haven Gang Leader Sentenced To 15 Years In PrisonA man described by federal investigators as the leader of New Haven's Grape Street Crips gang has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for drug crimes.
Ansonia Man Sentenced In Gang MurderAn Ansonia man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for a fatal shooting outside a bar in Derby that authorities say was related to a gang dispute.
New Trial Granted In Murder Conviction The Connecticut Supreme Court has granted a new trial to a man convicted of a gang-related killing in 1996, ruling that the false testimony of a key witness deprived him of a fair trial.
Police: Gang Targeting Immigrants In StamfordStamford police say a gang of youths has been assaulting and robbing Hispanic immigrants in the city, apparently targeting men they see as unlikely to contact authorities.
Bicyclists Terrorize Pedestrians Groups of youths riding bicycles have been attacking and robbing pedestrians in New Haven and police are vowing to stop them.
Arrests In New Haven Gang Violence & Drug Crime Crackdown Reach 90Federal 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.
Gang Leader Pleads Guilty In Accidental Death Of Gang MemberA former Bridgeport gang leader has pleaded guilty to manslaughter and a weapon charge in the accidental killing of a fellow gang member during a melee two years ago.
School Effort Fights Gangs As part of its efforts to prevent gang violence, the Groton City Police Department sends its youth officer to school to teach a 13-week Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.) program.
Inmate in Hartford Gang Murder Fatally Stabbed in Federal Prison