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.


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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 […]


Hartford Police are searching for the man depicted in this still image from a security camera video, in connection with a shooting on Garden Street, and the shooting of a minister outside the Church of the Nazarene on Capitol Avenue church. Image courtesy of Hartford Police.

Minister’s Shooting Linked To Second Attack

Hartford Police today announced that the shooting of a minister outside a church on Capitol Avenue Sunday morning was connected to a second shooting on Garden Street about 10-minutes later.



Police Release Name Of Victim In Fatal Hartford Stabbing

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police are releasing more information on a fatal stabbing at a city package store from Tuesday. The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Alford Grayson of Hartford. Police say Grayson […]



Hartford Man Accused Of Compensation Fraud

(Rocky Hill, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A Hartford man is being accused of collecting thousands of dollars in unemployment compensation to which he was not entitled. The Chief State’s Attorney’s office says 48-year-old Marcos Lozada is […]


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Hartford Deputy Chief Says More Cops Not The Only Answer

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A recent spate of fatal shootings and other violent crime in Hartford has sounded the drumbeat to flood city streets with more police officers. Hartford’s deputy police chief says, at best, […]