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Police to Get Awards for Newtown Response

Connecticut State Police will be honoring officers who responded to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown.

07/08/2014

David Wheeler (Courtesy CT-N)

Newtown Parent: Better Communication Was Needed

A parent of one of the 20 first-graders killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School says communication between Newtown officials and local families broke down at points in the shooting’s aftermath.

06/27/2014

Wilfrido A. Cardenas Hoffman. Photo from federal prosecutors.

Threat Charge Filed In Sandy Hook shooting

A Venezuelan man has been charged with making threatening phone calls to residents of Newtown, days after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in December 2012.

06/23/2014

A Fox Lane High School English teacher who allegedly exchanged online messages with a “medium” about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has filed a suit against the district for firing him following an FBI and police investigation into his mental health. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

More Screening For Guns Among Newtown Proposals

Mental health suitability screenings for gun owners and sellers and consolidation of smaller emergency management dispatch centers are among the ideas being considered by a Connecticut commission charged with crafting public policy recommendations in light of the 2012 mass shooting atSandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–06/20/2014

Sandy Hook Elementary School. (Photo by Connecticut State Police via Getty Images)

Newtown Panel Members Upset By Spate Of Shootings

Members of a state commission crafting public policy recommendations in light of the deadly 2012 Newtown school shooting are expressing dismay about the number of mass shootings that have occurred since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary.

06/20/2014

(WTIC Photo)

High School Teacher Fired For Alleged Messages Of Government ‘Conspiracies’ Behind Sandy Hook Shooting

A Fox Lane High School English teacher who allegedly exchanged online messages with a “medium” about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has filed a suit against the district for firing him following an FBI and police investigation into his mental health.

06/16/2014

(EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Union Leader to Speak at Teachers Memorial

The leader of the Newtown, Connecticut teachers’ union is speaking at the dedication of the Memorial to Fallen Educators in Emporia, Kansas.

06/12/2014

A gun rally organized by the Connecticut Citizens Defense League took place Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the State Capitol where more than 3,000 gun rights supporters turned out. (Mark Sims/WTIC Photo)

Gun Rally Brings Thousands of Supporters to State Capitol

An estimated crowd of more than 3,000 gun rights supporters rallied outside the State Capitol Saturday in opposition to gun control measures passed a year ago in response to the Sandy Hook School Tragedy.

04/05/2014

File photo of a police dog. (credit: ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images)

Boughton Seeks Standard Training For Conn. Guards

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton is urging Connecticut lawmakers to require standardized training for security personnel protecting public schools.

02/18/2014

A Fox Lane High School English teacher who allegedly exchanged online messages with a “medium” about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has filed a suit against the district for firing him following an FBI and police investigation into his mental health. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

School Shootings Continue Despite Safety Emphasis

Despite increased security put in place after the massacre at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, there’s been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings.

02/03/2014

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