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Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Car Strikes Building In Hartford, 1 Dead, 2 Injured

An accident in Hartford Saturday morning just before 6 a.m. has claimed the life of one and left two others injured.


James Canidate (left) and Shermane Rose (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Hartford Police Chase Yields Gun, Drugs, Arrests

Police say a high-speed chase through the streets of Hartford has ended with a dramatic car crash and the arrest of two convicts on charges of criminal possession of a firearm and illegal drug possession.


Evidence seized from home of Michael Fairnot (Courtesy Hartford PD)

HPD Make Firearm & Drug Arrest

Friday afternoon Hartford police arrested a man on drug and weapon charges.


Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

HPD Make Arrest In Year’s First Homicide

Hartford police have made an arrest in connection with the city’s first homicide of 2014.


Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Hartford Has First 2014 Homicide

It didn’t take much more than two weeks for Hartford’s first homicide of the year.


118 Bannister Street in Hartford. Image from city of Hartford online property records.

Hartford Police ID Man Found In House With Animals

Hartford police have identified the man found dead inside a Banister Street home Friday afternoon.


Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Woman Who Strangled Boyfriend In Hartford Sobs In Court

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Hartford woman accused of strangling her boyfriend cried uncontrollably during her first court appearance since being charged with murder. Twenty-four-year-old Katherine Santiago was arraigned Monday in Hartford Superior Court. Her […]


Madelyne Martinez-Mercado (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Hartford Police Arrest 2 In Grisly Homicide

Hartford police have made arrests in connection with a homicide from earlier this year. They say Madelyne Martinez-Mercado, 23, of New Britain and Talib Shaheer, 32, of Waterbury, were picked up Tuesday. Each is being […]



Hartford Man Gets More Than 20 Years For Child Porn

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Authorities say a Hartford man has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison for producing and distributing child pornography. Federal prosecutors say 26-year-old Eliezer Maldonado was sentenced Monday in […]


Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Off-Duty Corrections Officer Involved In Hartford Shooting

Hartford police are investigating a shooting involving an off-duty state corrections officer late Thursday night around 11 p.m. near the intersection of Wethersfield Avenue and Wyllys Street. The D.O.C. officer was in his personal vehicle […]