Blumenthal Calls For Additional Funds For Airport SecurityConnecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal says the terror attacks last month in Brussels, Belgium highlight the need for more security at so-called "soft targets," such as airport check-in and baggage claim areas and train stations.
Regents' Vote May Lead To Armed Police At Community CollegesThe Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education moved closer Thursday toward allowing armed security on all state community college campuses, with proponents acknowledging "the world is a different place."
U.S. Schools Beef Up Security In The Wake Of Newtown MassacreA government survey finds that public schools have beefed up school security measures with safety drills and parent notification systems in the years surrounding the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Online Shopping Advice From A Security ExpertA security expert at Quinnipiac University has some tips for safe online shopping this holiday season.
Security Upgrade At Yankee StadiumWearing a navy blue New York Yankees shirt, Jonathan Freedman lined up with other fans outside Gate 2 on Jerome Avenue and East 164th Street. Once he reached the front of the single-file line, he emptied his pockets into a plastic bin and was ushered through a metal detector.
State Capitol Police Release On Building Access
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.
Brief Lockdown Ends At Newtown SchoolsThe middle school and high school in Newtown are re-opened after being briefly locked down.
Connecticut Woman Killed As Capitol Police Stop Car Trying to Breach Security BarriersA 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.
Shots Fired Outside U.S. CapitolA car with Connecticut plates sped onto the driveway leading to the White House, over a set of lowered barricades.
Bomb Comment Arrest At Bradley AirportPolice say a man was arrested at a Connecticut airport after telling security agents that he had a bomb.
Security Experts Say Schools, Businesses Need Policies To Respond To ThreatsWith 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.