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Hartford Police Department Makes Arrest for 2014 Murder

(CBS Connecticut)  After almost a year-long investigation, the Hartford Police Department has made an arrest in the murder of a 29 year old man. On July 12, 2014 at approx 4:55 a.m., Hartford Police Officers […]

06/25/2015

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1 Arrested In Suspected Hartford Carjacking

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Conn) – Hartford police have arrested a carjacking suspect who showed a gun. It happened this morning on Martin Street. Hartford Deputy Police Chief Brian Foley says the police with the traffic division […]

05/19/2015

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

Report: Hartford Police Justified In 2013 Fatal Shooting

Hartford’s top prosecutor has concluded that a city police officer was justified in fatally shooting a suspect in a 2013 stabbing.

05/13/2015

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Police Offer Lot For Craigslist Transactions

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Those in the Hartford region conducting Craigslist and other like transactions are welcome to use the parking lot at Hartford police headquarters. Officials say it’s an attempt to quell robberies and […]

02/25/2015

Authorities say 39-year-old Leslie Vasquez was found late Monday night with gunshot wounds to his torso and elbow; it's the fourth homicide of the year in Hartford. (Getty Images)

Hartford Police Identify Man Found Shot To Death

39-year-old Leslie Vasquez was found late Monday night with gunshot wounds to his torso and elbow, say cops.

05/06/2014

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Journalist Sues Police Who Questioned Drone Use

A journalist who was questioned by Hartford police over his use of a drone to take pictures of a car wreck has filed a lawsuit alleging the officers violated his free-speech rights.

02/18/2014

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Police: Woman Slashes Victim’s Face After Being Criticized About Her Lipstick

Police say a woman was attacked after she criticized another woman’s lipstick color while at a night club.

09/23/2013

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State Rep Avoids Larceny Trial, Pays $2,500

A judge allowed a state representative to use an accelerated rehabilitation program, to avoid trial on larceny charges.

01/07/2013

Hartford Public Safety Complex beam signing, Jan. 11, 2011.  Photo courtesy city spokesperson Sarah Barr.

Copper Pipes Being Stolen From Future Hartford Police HQ

In recent months, people have been stealing copper pipes from the future home of the Hartford Police Department.

12/14/2011