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Bank Robbery Prompts Lockdown At Schools

Southington schools imposed a security lockdown on two schools this morning after a holdup at a nearby bank.


White House

Arrest Made After White House Lockdown

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Access to the White House complex was halted for about an hour Tuesday after a vehicle followed a motorcade carrying President Barack Obama’s daughters through the gates. Uniformed agents immediately stopped the […]


Students, faculty members and onlookers gathered on the edge of the Central Connecticut State University Campus during a lockdown. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former CCSU Student Appears in Court

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ A former Central Connecticut State University student who triggered a campus lockdown and massive police response by wearing a Halloween costume with a sword and BB gun has pleaded not […]


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Hospital Locked Down

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ Springfield police say a hospital is in precautionary lockdown while police negotiate with an armed man threatening to take his life in a parking lot outside. Police spokesman Sgt. John Delaney […]


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Lockdowns Lifted At Middletown Schools

(Middletown, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Middletown say two school went into a modified lockdown this morning. Officials say a report of a suspicious incident at Middletown High School prompted the action. In addition, as […]


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Federal Charges Filed Against Man In UNH Gun Incident

The Fairfield man whose actions resulted in a lockdown at the University of New Haven campus last month now faces federal charges in connection with the incident.


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One Arrested, Lockdown at University Of New Haven Lifted

A suspect was taken into custody Tuesday following a report of a man near the University of New Haven campus with what appeared to be a rifle, the school said.


Yale University was put into lockdown, and people on campus were asked to shelter in place, after an anonymous man made a disturbing 911 call. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Police ID People Of Interest In Yale Threat Probe

New Haven police say they have images from a surveillance camera of the suspect who made a phone call saying an armed man was heading to shoot up Yale University and have identified several people of interest in their investigation.


Police cordoned off the Central Connecticut State University campus during a lockdown. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

CCSU Costume Lockdown Student No Longer A Student

A young man who caused a lockdown and huge police response at Central Connecticut State University is no longer a student there.


A state police helicopter circles the Central Connecticut State University campus during a lockdown. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

New Charge Filed Against CCSU Student Who Caused Lockdown

Central Connecticut State University Police say a student who caused a lockdown yesterday, returned to campus today, and was arrested for the second time in two days.




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