False Arrest Claims Dismissed In Suit By Acquitted OfficerFalse arrest and malicious prosecution allegations have been dismissed against state police officials in a lawsuit filed by a retired police sergeant who was acquitted of interfering with the investigation into a fatal car accident involving his son.
Windsor Locks Votes On Koistinen PaymentWindsor Locks voters are today deciding whether to give $460,000 to a town police sergeant who was acquitted of interfering with a fatal crash investigation involving his son.
Windsor Locks Residents Debate Koistinen PayoutAt a public meeting Thursday night at town hall, Windsor Locks residents debated whether to pay $460,000 to a town police sergeant, to get him to stop trying to return to the force.
Windsor Locks Police Commission Appeals Board Decision To Rehire KoistinenIn a swift move Wednesday night, the Windsor Locks Police Commission stood by its initial decision regarding Robert Koistinen.
Jury Clears Ex-Windsor Locks Sergeant On Hindering Prosecution ChargeA former Windsor Locks Police sergeant Robert Koistinen accused of hindering a manslaughter investigation that targeted his son.
Former Sergeant Testifies In Own Defense In Trial Tied To Deadly CrashAs part of his defense, a former Windsor Locks Police Sergeant today testified about his actions, when he responded to a crash in which his son struck and killed a teenage bicyclist.
Robert Koistinen Trial Begins TodayA former Windsor Locks police sergeant is going on trial for allegedly hindering an investigation of his son in connection with a car accident that killed a 15-year-old boy in 2010.