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Connecticut Man Sentenced To 28 Years In Shooting Of Louisiana Trooper

A 23-year-old Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to shooting and wounding a Louisiana state trooper in 2011 and delivered a tearful apology to the trooper’s family as well as to his own family.

09/17/2013

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State Police Invite Applications For New Trooper Class

State police are inviting applications for the next trooper class.

05/16/2012

FILE PHOTO Connecticut State Police cruisers.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Patient’s Blood Pressure Test Sets Off Trooper’s Radiation Detector

A firefighter pulled over by state police this week said he was surprised to learn the reason: he set off the trooper’s radioactivity detector.

05/11/2012

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Wrong-Way Crash On I-95 Injures Trooper

State police are expected to file charges against a driver who crashed head-on into a state police cruiser and injured a trooper in a wrong-way accident on Interstate 95 in Bridgeport.

04/13/2012

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Trooper Shot In Chicopee

A department spokesman says a Massachusetts state trooper has been shot in Chicopee.

04/13/2012

Michael Pajak appears at Hartford Superior Court to plead no contest.  Image from Channel 3 pool video.

Conviction In Trooper’s Highway Death

An Enfield man has pleaded no contest to criminal charges in a highway crash that killed a Connecticut state trooper.

06/15/2011

Charges Dropped, Attorney Says Girls Made Up Assault Story

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) _ A lawyer for a former Connecticut state trooper who had been accused of sexually assaulting two girls ages 11 and 13 says charges against his client have been dismissed. A lawyer […]

10/29/2010

State Trooper Involved in Head-on Crash

A Connecticut state trooper suffered non-life threatening injuries Thursday morning when State Police say a vehicle that had lost its brakes slammed into the trooper’s patrol car in Middlefield. The crash occurred shortly after 7 […]

10/28/2010

Thousands Attend Funeral for Trooper Killed on Duty

By EVERTON BAILEY Jr., Associated Press Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Thousands of police officers from across the country gathered Friday morning for the funeral of a Connecticut state trooper killed in a highway crash […]

09/10/2010

State Police Charge an Enfield Man in Troopers Death

 A week long investigation of  a September  crash in Interstate 91 in Enfield  has led to the arrest of 32 year old Michael Pajak of Enfield.Police say Pajak was driving the pickup truck which slammed […]

09/09/2010

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