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Ex-trooper Gets 2 Years In Prison In Sexual Assault Case

A former Connecticut state trooper has been sentenced to two years in prison for sexually assaulting an 81-year-old woman.



Drivers Arrested In I-95 Road Rage Shooting

State police have arrested the drivers involved in last week’s road rage incident that ended with a shooting and a slashing on Interstate 95 in Orange.



State Police Investigate Road Rage On I-95

Two motorists are hospitalized after a road rage incident at the end of the I-95 Northbound ramp in Orange area last night.



Towns Oppose Proposed State Police Firing Range

Connecticut State Police are again facing resistance over a proposed new firing range complex, this time by residents of two towns where potential sites for the project have been identified.



Man Charged In Severe Beating of East Hampton Mother-in-Law

State police have arrested a Portland man in connection with a home invasion and assault at an East Hampton horse farm that nearly killed his mother-in-law.


A Connecticut State Police Dispatcher at Troop-L in Litchfield.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Police Dispatch Consolidations To Be Reversed

Connecticut’s public safety commissioner plans to reverse all the state police dispatching consolidations put in place by her predecessor, who was criticized by some troopers and state lawmakers who said the consolidations were increasing police response time.


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Former Judicial Marshal Arrested Again

(Southbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A former judicial marshal who’d been previously arrested on charges of promoting prostitution and child pornography has been arrested yet again. Fifty-three-year-old Michael Connelly turned himself in to State Police in […]


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Human Remains Identified

(Norfolk, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State Police have released the identity of a person whose remains were found last week in Norfolk. It was April 26 a little before 2 p.m. when troopers were called to […]


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Distracted Driving Campaign Winding Down

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A nationwide effort cracking down on distracted driving is wrapping up. In Connecticut, the distracted driving program manager with the DOT’s highway safety office says the number of citations handed out […]


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Man Killed In Wrong Way Crash

BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) – Police say a 69-year-old New Haven man was killed when the minivan he was driving the wrong direction on Interstate 95 crashed head-on into pickup truck in Branford. Police say Peter […]