A Meriden police officer testified Friday that he was acting in self-defense and didn’t intend to injure a man who suffered a fractured skull after he pushed him, while a prosecutor reminded the jury the man was handcuffed and much smaller than the officer.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The trial of a Meriden police officer accused of brutality is about to start. Evan Cossette heads to trial Tuesday in federal court in New Haven. Cossette, the son of […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Meriden police officer charged with brutality says a video of the incident was altered to leave out key moments and shouldn’t be shown to a jury. Officer Evan Cossette’s […]
On April 11, at around 10:51 P.M. the Meriden Police Department received a call of a Home Invasion at 120 Gravel Street Unit # 71. When the police arrived, two of the four victims involved […]
The American Red Cross is helping six people – four adults and two children – in two families after a fire earlier Sunday at an apartment building at 306 Britannia St. in Meriden. The Red […]
A 21-year-old man was stabbed three times during an altercation outside a party in Meriden Saturday around 11:23 p.m. The victim suffered minor injuries to his arm, wrist and chest. It happened outside a party […]
A Meriden woman is hospitalized in critical condition after being ejected from a pick-up truck, which went out of control, hit a guardrail and rolled over on Interstate-691 West in Meriden Sunday morning just before […]
Meriden police found a man and woman dead inside a vehicle buried in snow outside 11 Webster St. Sunday around 11 a.m. The male and female were each seen Feb. 9 at about 9:30 p.m. […]
Meriden Police say two teen boys were involved in a double-stabbing around 9:30 p.m. Friday outside MidState Medical Center on Kensington Avenue and one of the two died of those wounds. The second boy was […]
A 42-year-old Meriden resident was struck and killed by a vehicle around 8:22 p.m. Tuesday.