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Worker Injured in Construction Accident

A  worker is hospitalized after a retaining wall gave way at a  construction site at 1 Research Parkway in Meriden Wednesday afternoon. Shortly after 3 pm the wall came down as  a crew was digging […]


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Meriden Police Search For Bakery Burglar

Police in Meriden are asking the public for help in identifying a man who robbed a bakery.


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Arrest In Fatal Shooting

New Britain Police have arrested a Meriden man in the fatal shooting of a New Britain man late Sunday night.


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NAACP Looking Into Death Of Stun-Gunned Man

Connecticut NAACP officials say they’re investigating Meriden police’s use of a stun gun on an injured man who later died.


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State Police Release Names In Meriden Taser Incident

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 […]



NAACP Holding Press Conference On Meriden Police Taser Incident

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 […]


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Investigation Underway Into Death Of Man Who Drove Into Police Lot

Meriden Police say a man who told them he had smoked crack and swallowed cocaine died at a hospital overnight.


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State Police Investigate Meriden Police Use Of Force

State police are investigating what they are calling a “use of force” incident at the Meriden police department.


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Cossette Resigns in Meriden

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 […]


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Cossette Deliberations Begin Today

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 […]