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Woman Charged In Attack On Former Boyfriend

(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A Vernon woman  was arrested  Thursday afternoon  by officers responding to a call about a woman  assaulting a man at the corner  of Ward and Union Streets in the Rockville section of […]

02/05/2015

John Biehn (Courtesy Vernon Police)

After Leaving Court, Former Policeman Is Arrested Three More Times

A former police officer who appeared in court Monday on a drunken-driving charge was arrested three more times over the next 11 hours.

12/17/2014

Security camera images courtesy Vernon police

Vernon Police Seek Public’s Help In Investigation of Robberies

As Vernon Police continue to seek a suspect or suspects in two armed robberies just a half mile and 4 hours apart Tuesday night, they have released surveillance photos and are seeking information from the public.

09/25/2014

Sylvester Gillespie-Vernon Police Photo

Rockville Apartment Search Results In Drug Arrest

Members of the East Central Narcotics Task Force with assistance from the Vernon Police Detective and Patrol Division executed a search warrant at a basement apartment at 22 Ward Street in the Rockville section of Vernon late Tuesday afternoon.Officers had received tips about drug sales in the apartment.

07/22/2014

Joseph Carilli (Courtesy Coventry Police)

Former Coventry Fire Chief Pleads Guilty

A former Coventry fire chief pleaded guilty Friday in Rockville Superior Court to having an ongoing sexual relationship with a girl who was in the junior firefighter training program and was 15 at the time.

03/29/2014

Luis Galan (Courtesy Vernon PD)

Escapee Captured In Vernon

A man who jumped custody, escaping from a Connecticut halfway home Dec. 5, 2013, was captured in Vernon Monday morning.

02/11/2014

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Court Appearance For Bus Driver Charged With DUI

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) _ A school bus driver charged with driving under the influence after an accident in Manchester is facing her first court appearance in the case. Thirty-six-year-old Melissa Forrest of Andover is scheduled […]

09/30/2013

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Rockville Man Charged With Kicking Baby

Vernon police say a 24-year-old Rockville man faces a variety of charges after an incident in January which led to serious injuries to a 13-month-old baby.

04/09/2013

Inmate To Be Sentenced For Cellmate’s Death

ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ A state prisoner who killed his cellmate and carved a nickname into the victim’s chest will be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. A Rockville Superior Court […]

04/08/2013

Michael Skakel (Jessica Hill/AP/Pool Photo)

Prosecutors Ask Judge To Dismiss Skakel Appeal

Prosecutors urged a judge Thursday to dismiss Michael Skakel’s latest challenge of his 2002 murder conviction, saying the Kennedy cousin’s claim that his trial attorney did a poor job should have been raised in an earlier appeal and that many of the issues he cites were previously rejected.

02/14/2013

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