Officer-Involved Shooting In Hartford

(HARTFORD,Conn/CBS Connecticut)  – An officer-involved shooting on Westminster Street near Palm Street in Hartford  sent a suspect and  officer to St. Francis Hospital. Police were called  around 8 pm Tuesday night  about a disturbed man. […]


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Art Lover’s Walking Tour Of Connecticut

The artistic heart of Connecticut beats in the center of the state’s capital city. Hartford is home to the nation’s oldest continually operating art museum, as well as one of the country’s most modern and advanced museums of science. The city itself is built around a great park, itself both a display of nature’s art and home to massive sculptures.


Sikorsky Blackhawk S-701 (Adam Berry/Getty Images)

With Sikorsky Future Uncertain, State Backs Incentives Deal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As United Technologies Corp. considers the future of helicopter subsidiary Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Connecticut’s economic development commissioner says she’s “relatively comfortable” the state protected itself in last year’s deal providing incentives […]


Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Business Group Wants Meeting With Malloy About Biz Taxes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s largest business advocacy group asked Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday to convene a meeting as soon as possible to discuss the ramifications of the higher business taxes included in […]


Hartford Police Department. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Hartford Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Double Murder

A man involved in a double murder in Hartford on New Year’s Day in 2011 has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of release.


Kitten rescued from a drain in Hartford by police officers. Photo courtesy of Hartford Police.

Kitten Rescued From Hartford Storm Drain

A Hartford Police officer saved a kitten from a flooded storm drain on Nahum Drive.


Hartford Police Patch

Hartford Man In Critical Condition After Shootout

Hartford police say a man was shot in the head and critically wounded in what they believe was a shootout Monday night in the city’s North End.


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Windsor Man Sought In Double Shooting

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Police have obtained a warrant for the arrest of  25 year old  Aaron Taylor of Windsor in  the May  24  double  shooting , which wounded Reverend Doctor  Augustus Sealy outside the […]


Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra (Courtesy CT-N)

Pedro Segarra: Police, State Services Need More Funding

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford’s mayor is calling for more state aid for police overtime and state assistance, his response to the city’s recent spike in homicides in the last few weeks. Mayor Pedro Segarra […]


Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra (Rosemarie Chandler/WTIC Photo)

Hartford Mayor Calls Strategy Meeting

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford is dealing with a spike in violence that has included five homicides in two weeks and the brazen drive-by shooting of a city minister outside his church. Mayor Pedro Segarra […]