NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) _ Town officials have decided not to fire a police officer who hasn’t returned to work since the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School because of post-traumatic stress disorder. Thomas Bean, 38, […]
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has announced a $1.5 million grant to reimburse agencies that supported Newtown in the immediate aftermath of last year’s massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Holder […]
Newtown’s police department will review its response to last year’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, according to the police chief, who said a report this week by the lead investigator showed his officers acted properly.
Officials in Newtown have notified police officer Thomas Bean that he could be fired. Bean, a 12-year veteran, was off-duty when the Sandy Hook shooting happened just less than a year ago and responded to […]
Newtown police as well as state police are investigating a reported home invasion at 31 Berkshire Rd. that happened just before 9 a.m. Tuesday. They’re apparently looking for a dark-colored vehicle in connection to the […]
Some of the police officers who responded to the elementary school shooting in Newtown are so traumatized they haven’t been working, but they have to use sick time and could soon be at risk of going without a paycheck, a union official said Wednesday.