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Connecticut's Capitol (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

State Capitol Police Release On Building Access

1. LOB West (Main Entrance) a. All visitors including school groups will be screened through a metal detector and all belongings will get screened with a package scanner. b. Staff, legislators and anyone with a […]

01/17/2014

Metal Detectors (Sonny Tumbelake/Getty Images)

Tighter Security, Including Metal Detectors, Being Installed At Capitol, LOB

Metal detectors and package scanners will be installed at the State Capitol and Legislative Office Building.

01/17/2014

Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Brief Lockdown Ends At Newtown Schools

The middle school and high school in Newtown are re-opened after being briefly locked down.

10/07/2013

Capitol (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut Woman Killed As Capitol Police Stop Car Trying to Breach Security Barriers

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.

10/03/2013

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Shots Fired Outside U.S. Capitol

A car with Connecticut plates sped onto the driveway leading to the White House, over a set of lowered barricades.

10/03/2013

FILE PHOTO - Bradley International Airport (ConnDOT photo)

Bomb Comment Arrest At Bradley Airport

Police say a man was arrested at a Connecticut airport after telling security agents that he had a bomb.

08/05/2013

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Security Experts Say Schools, Businesses Need Policies To Respond To Threats

With the deadly school shooting in Newtown, Conn., still fresh in their minds, FBI, state police and security experts offered advice Thursday to school administrators and private employers saying they will have to do more than a “lockdown” policy to prepare for and respond to an armed intruder.

03/28/2013

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Greenwich Police Increase School Security

Greenwich school officials are beefing up school security following the shooting deaths of 26 children and educators in nearby Newtown last month.

01/11/2013

Hospital Tightens Security After Visitor Brandishes Gun

A hospital in Bridgeport tightened security following an incident in which a man showed up looking for a shooting victim from earlier in the day.

06/18/2012

File photo of a person using Siri on their iPhone 4S. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Security Concerns Raised Over Siri’s Loose Lips

Siri is used by iPhone owners the world over. Not everyone is as enamored with Siri as her millions of users, however. At IBM, whose headquarters are in Endicott, N.Y., Siri is banned entirely, due to security concerns.

05/23/2012

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