Sixteen juveniles — including four from Eonnecticut — who were forced into working as prostitutes for the Super Bowl were rescued in the New York City area by the FBI in the weeks before the game.
Connecticut and federal authorities say they’ve rescued a 16-year-old girl from a child prostitution ring spanning at least three states.
Five children in Connecticut are among 105 around the country rescued by the FBI in a crackdown on child sex trafficking. Authorities arrested one pimp in the investigation by the New Haven FBI office.
The state Department of Transportation is warning drivers about the start of the next phase of the Pearl Harbor Memorial Q-Bridge replacement in New Haven, which is slated to begin next Friday night, July 26.
An East Hartford woman has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison for recruiting two girls to work as prostitutes in greater Hartford.