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Hit and Run in Vernon

Just after midnight, the Vernon Police department received a complaint of a hit and run between a car and a motorcycle on Talcottville Road (Route 83) near the intersection of Pitkin Road. It was reported […]



Vernon Police: Remains ID Will Take Weeks

Vernon Police Detectives continue to work with the Connecticut State Police, Medical Examiner and State Forensic Lab to identify the skeletal remains recovered from West Street. The remains have been brought to the State Forensic […]



Vernon Remains Search Ends

Investigators have finished collecting evidence in Vernon where human remains were found last week. The remains have not been identified and police continue to treat the death as suspicious. The investigation continues.


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Search Continues In Vernon Human Remains Case

Vernon police and other investigators are planning to continue their search this weekend in the area where human remains were found on Wednesday. It’s reportedly still an active crime scene. Early reports from the medical […]


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More Sexual Assault Charges For Vernon Nurse Practitioner

A Hartford man who ran a medical practice in Vernon and was already arrested on charges of attempting to sexually assault an 18-month-old girl is now arrested on additional charges by Hartford police. Vernon and […]


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Hartford Man Arrested On Drug Charges

The East Central Narcotics Task Force in Vernon arrested a Hartford man Tuesday on four warrants for the intent to sell heroin and cocaine. Ricky Lyons, 40, is charged with a number of drug-related offenses […]


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Vernon Police Charge Two From Springfield

On Thursday January 31, at 11:51 a.m., Vernon Police received a 9-1-1 call from a West Street resident, who reported that two people just tried to break into her home. The resident gave the police […]


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Suspicious Mom Finds Son’s Older ‘Friend’ On Sex Offender Registry

Police say a mother became suspicious about a 54-year-old man who showed great interest in her 13-year-old son.


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Eight Arrests In Vernon Stabbing, More To Come

Eight people have been arrested in connection with a fight in Vernon that led to the stabbing of a man who was rushed to a hospital on a police cruiser hood.