WTIC1080

Norwich

(credit: Thinkstock)

Norwich Vet Leading Legal Effort for Gay Benefits

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ An 18-year Navy veteran from Norwich is joining forces with U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal to try to persuade the federal Department of Veterans Affairs to abide by a recent U.S. Supreme […]

08/15/2013

Kenneth Donahue -Norwich Police Photp

Norwich Police Arrest Serial Burglar

Police in Norwich say a 23 year old man forced his way into  a Greene Avenue home  just before 11:30  Friday morning and  was scared away by the homeowner. A few minutes later  police received […]

08/09/2013

Migeul Caamano Photo Courtesy of Norwich Police

Fugitive Wanted In New York Arrested In Norwich

Norwich police have arrested a fugitive wanted by authorities in New York State. Under arrest is 37-year-old Miguel Caamano of Norwich. Detectives say Caamano was wanted for violating parole stemming from a felony robbery conviction […]

08/08/2013

Bonnie Briden_Norwich Police photo

Crack Bust in Norwich

Norwich Police  have arrested  56 year old woman and a juvenile  after executing  a narcotic related search  and seizure warrant  in a basement at 187 Broad Street. The information had been received from several reliable […]

07/30/2013

File photo of flooding on a residential street in Connecticut. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rain Swamps Norwich

“I wish I had a kayak!”

07/25/2013

DMV proportioned 3 by 4 w white space bottom

No AC Closes Norwich DMV Office

A lack of air conditioning has forced the closure of a state Department of Motor Vehicles branch. DMV says it is closing the Norwich office for the remainder of today. Officials say the air conditioning […]

07/16/2013

Mohegan Sun logo

Alleged Casino Cheats Head To Trial

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Two New York City men are going on trial on allegations they scammed the Mohegan Sun casino out of hundreds of thousands of dollars in a scheme police say involved […]

07/13/2013

John Lemieux, Jr. (Courtesy Norwich Police)

Employee Injured, Vehicles Damaged At Bus Company Lot

A Norwich man faces a variety of charges after an employee was injured by a shot fired from a pellet gun and multiple vehicles were damaged at the First Student Bus Company Monday morning.

06/24/2013

norwich map

Musical Acknowledges Traitor’s Ties To Norwich

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ There are no statues of Benedict Arnold in Norwich. There are no schools or parks bearing his name. Arnold Place, a small asphalt tributary of Route 32 just south of The William W. Backus Hospital, is a dead end–perhaps a symbol of the Revolutionary War hero-turned-traitor who was born in Norwich on Jan. 14, 1741, to Benedict Arnold and Hannah Waterman King in a homestead on what is now Washington Street.

06/23/2013

Norwich Police Department patch. From Norwich Police Department web site.

Arrest In Norwich Police Shooting

State Police today arrested a man who was shot by a police officer in Norwich last year.

06/18/2013

more

previous