Escaping Prisoner Causes State Police Cruiser Crash A state police cruiser transporting a prisoner has crashed in Hartford after the detainee freed himself from a handcuff and attacked the trooper driving the vehicle.
Meriden Policeman Indicted On Brutality, Obstruction Of JusticeA federal grand jury in Connecticut has indicted a Meriden police officer on charges of brutality and obstructing an investigation in connection with an alleged assault of a prisoner in the police department lockup in 2010.