Matthew Kelly Courtesy Plainfield Police

Police: “Dog-Walker” Was Breaking Into Cars

Plainfield police say they’ve arrested a Waterbury man following a series of burlaries in the Shephard Hill Road area of their town.


Gabrielle Giffords, File (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Giffords, Kelly Talk Of Newtown Visit In Their Anti-Gun Violence Effort

Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband launched a political action committee aimed at curbing gun violence on Tuesday, the second anniversary of the Tucson shooting that killed six people and left her critically injured.


(Courtesy Old Saybrook Police)

Weapons, Ammunition Seized At Home Where Shot Was Fired

Old Saybrook police say they seized seven weapons and ammunition when they searched a home on Attawanahood Trail after a neighbor narrowly missed being hit by a round shot from the home overnight.


UCF Brynn Harvey (Butch Dill/AP Photo)

Athletic Director Resigns At UCF, Potential Big East Member

Central Florida president John Hitt says that Keith Tribble is resigning as athletic director amid allegations of recruiting violations in the school’s football and basketball programs.



Billboard, Internet Generate Leads In Hunt For Rapist

An investigator says a campaign to catch the so-called East Coast Rapist by using electronic billboards and a web page is generating “very interesting leads.”