Manchester High School. Photo from Manchester High School web site.

Manchester High School Was In Lockdown

Education officials put Manchester High School in lockdown today.


Newington High School

Police Activity Near Newington High School Prompted Shelter-in-place

Newington police say a standoff situation which resulted in a lockdown at some Newington schools ended peacefully Wednesday.


After his arrest,  authorities found 2,700 rounds of ammunition and newspaper clippings about the Colorado theater shooting at William Dong's home. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Dong Pleads Guilty In UNH Campus Gun Scare

Former student William Dong prompted a lockdown at the University of New Haven when he brought guns to campus.


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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 […]


Middletown High School. From Middletown Public Schools web site.

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 […]


William Dong (Courtesy West Haven Police)

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.