Prosecutors say the Secret Service got involved in a love triangle when a New York man falsely reported that his rival planned to kill President Barack Obama. The other man was picked up in Hamden.
Hamden police say a vehicle believed to be driven by someone who may have threatened President Barack Obama has been located and a person involved was taken into custody.
A woman driving a car with Connecticut plates led Secret Service and police on a harrowing car chase from the White House past the Capitol Thursday, attempting to penetrate the security barriers at both national landmarks before she was shot to death, police said. A 1-year-old girl with her survived.
Wallingford Police say they’ve arrested two New York residents in a fake credit card scheme.
Bridgeport police say they’ve arrested a man who flooded the city’s South End with hundreds of fake $10 and $20 bills.
The President’s visits often come with a hefty price tag for cities in both security costs and time misspent by police forces.
Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman says whistleblowers are calling in tips about the Secret Service in the wake of the Colombia prostitution scandal.
Authorities in Rhode Island say three more people, including a Connecticut victim, have come forward as victims of a “black money” scam after the U.S. Secret Service last week issued a warning about the scheme.
The U.S. Secret Service is set to discuss an international “black money” scam they say is operating in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and other New England states.