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Marijuana grow operation, file (Courtesy Connecticut State Police)

Quiet Corner Family Busted

(THOMPSON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  -  A husband , wife and step son  have been arrested  after State Police  executed a search and seizure warrant  at their home on Wilsonville Road  in Thompson  Tuesday. Two separate  grow operations […]

03/11/2014

File photo of semi-automatic assault weapons. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Tens Of Thousands Disregarding State Gun Registration Law

State officials have found that tens of thousands of state residents are flouting a gun law that required those in possession of military-style rifles to register them with the state police.

02/13/2014

File photo of an empty classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Maine Bill Would Ban Fake Guns In Schools

State law enforcement officials said Monday that a bill that would ban BB guns and non-firing replica firearms in schools is necessary to protect students from potential tragedies, but opponents contend it is too broad and would do little to improve school safety.

02/04/2014

File photo of IV bags in a hospital. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: 20 Children Hospitalized Every Day For Gun-Related Injuries

Researchers at Yale University have learned that, on average, approximately 20 children are hospitalized every day in America as a result of gun-related injuries.

01/27/2014

(L-R) Willie Robertson, Korie Robertson, Phil Robertson, Miss Kay Robertson and Si Robertson of "Duck Dynasty" attend the A&E Networks 2012 Upfront at Lincoln Center on May 9, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

‘Duck Dynasty’ Releases Own Line Of Guns

“Duck Dynasty” is getting into the gun business.

01/02/2014

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Bristol Police Investigatng An Armed Robbery

Bristol Police are investigating an armed robbery at Page Park around 10pm Friday night.

11/30/2013

Police say 22-year-old Shawn French thought the gun he and a friend were playing with was filled with blanks. (Getty Images)

Police: Friend Killed In ‘Senseless’ Gun Play

A Connecticut man has been charged with manslaughter; police say he and the victim were taking turns pointing a gun at each other and pulling the trigger, thinking the gun was filled with blanks.

11/05/2013

File photo of gun ammunition. (credit: Getty Images)

State Gun Dealers Lament Ammunition Shortage

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) – Gun dealers in Connecticut are reporting a shortage in ammunition they say is due to laws restricting guns. At Northwest Sporting Goods and Supply in Winsted, for example, customers may not […]

10/08/2013

Fairfield County Hazardous Incident Response Unit Decontamination Line at Bronson Road. (Photo by Erik Kalapir, courtesy of the Fairfield Fire Department)

Confused Burglary Report Uncovers Explosives, Guns, Ammo

Local, state, and federal officials today removed explosive materials, devices, dozens of guns, and large amounts of ammunition from a house on Bronson Road in Fairfield.

10/02/2013

Photo Courtesy of Norwich Police

Two Facing Drug, Gun Charges In Norwich

Two men are facing multiple drug and weapons charges in Norwich. Police were called just after 3:30 this morning to a disturbance involving someone armed with a handgun at an apartment on Convent Avenue. Upon […]

09/14/2013

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