State Police

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 […]


Mayor Finch, Assistant Chief Nardozzi show photo of suspect Treizy Lopez (Courtesy Office of the Bridgeport Mayor)

2nd Arrest In Killing Of Grocery Store Owner

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport police say they’ve made a second arrest in connection with the killing of a city grocery store owner from earlier this month. Eighteeen-year-old Treizy Lopez was picked up this morning […]


Alan Nadeau, 31, of 67 Ledge Road in Lebanon is arraigned at Norwich Superior Court on Monday for the murder of an unidentified person early Sunday morning. Pool Photo/Aaron Flaum/

Lebanon Murder Suspect In Court, Victim Identified

State Police today identified a man killed in Lebanon early Sunday morning.


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Lebanon Man Charged With Murder

A “person of interest” was being interviewed by detectives, after a suspicious death in Lebanon.


Greg Butts (Courtesy Connecticut State Police)

Suspect In Sexual Assault Captured

State Police say a man from Baltic sought on charges of sexual assault and risk of injury to a minor is in custody.


State Police Union emblem at union headquarters in East Hartford. (Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer)

State, Troopers Union Reach Contract Agreement

The Malloy administration and Connecticut State Police Union have agreed to a tentative contract raising pay by 9 percent over three years and abolishing additional pay based on length of service.