MANCHESTER, N.H. (CBS CONNECTICUT/AP) — A Manchester police officer investigating a theft bought a “desperate and hungry” suspect a meal at McDonald’s before charging her. The incident unfolded about 8:30 Friday morning when officers Lisa […]
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Two former Bridgeport police officers were each sentenced Thursday to three months in prison in the beating of a suspect during an arrest captured on video. Elson Morales and Joseph Lawlor, […]
New Haven Police say a drunk driver crashed a Mazda into two detectives’ car on Chapel Street Friday night.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Bridgeport police officer is heading to trial, charged with violating the civil rights of a man whose beating was captured on video. Testimony is set to get underway Monday in […]
A Florida man was arrested after police found almost 84 grams of crack cocaine hiding in a loaf of bread.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A New Haven police spokesman says officers will work in pairs following the fatal shootings of two New York City policemen. Spokesman David Hartman tells The New Haven Register that […]
One day after putting out a renewed plea for public help in their investigation of a vehicle suspected in the hit-and-run accident which killed a 51-year-old woman and injured her 11-year-old son, Bridgeport police say they have seized a white BMW X3 believed to have been involved.
A former police officer who appeared in court Monday on a drunken-driving charge was arrested three more times over the next 11 hours.
New Haven officials are raising questions about Police Chief Dean Esserman’s behavior during a confrontation with an usher at the Yale-Army football game in September.
West Haven police say a chase that ended in a crash that injured two officers was a possible medical issue and are not releasing the identity of the man involved.