State police have released the name of the man who died after being hit with a taser by Meriden police on Sunday. He’s been indentified as 43-year-old Noel Mendoza of Meriden. Police say he became […]
Later today, officials with the NAACP will hold a news conference in response to an incident where a man died after being hit with Taser. State chapter president Scot Esdaile is expected to be joined […]
Meriden Police say a man who told them he had smoked crack and swallowed cocaine died at a hospital overnight.
State police are investigating what they are calling a “use of force” incident at the Meriden police department.
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Meriden police officer has resigned after being convicted of using unreasonable force against a prisoner in the police department lockup. City Personnel Director Caroline Beitman said that Evan Cossette called […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Jury deliberations are set to begin in the brutality trial of a Meriden police officer. Deliberations begin Monday in federal court in New Haven. Evan Cossette, the son of Meriden […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The trial of a Meriden police officer accused of brutality has begun. Evan Cossette, the son of Meriden Police Chief Jeffry Cossette, is accused of shoving a handcuffed man in […]
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 […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is joining Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman for another community forum, this time in Meriden. The two Democratic officials are set to meet with members of the public […]
A jury has been picked in the federal police brutality trial of a Meriden officer.