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14 Injured In I-84 Crash In Vernon

A massive accident on I-84 West in Vernon that shutdown that side of the highway for most of Sunday evening sent 14 people to the hospital, three reportedly in critical condition.

04/14/2014

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Rockville Man Charged With Sex Assault of Girls

A Rockville man has been arrested for a second time on child sex assault charges.

04/02/2014

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Road Rage Arrests

(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut) -  Vernon Police made three arrests Tuesday afternoon following a road rage incident  on Whitney Ferguson  Road  neat Interstate 84. According to  police, 36 year old Jose Cruz of Vernon  was waiting at […]

04/01/2014

Joseph Carilli (Courtesy Coventry Police)

Former Coventry Fire Chief Pleads Guilty

A former Coventry fire chief pleaded guilty Friday in Rockville Superior Court to having an ongoing sexual relationship with a girl who was in the junior firefighter training program and was 15 at the time.

03/29/2014

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Vernon Police Arrest Gun Shop Burglary Suspect

Vernon police arrested a man who tried robbing a local gun shop Friday night around 8 p.m.

03/29/2014

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Community Channel Still Recovering After Boss Gets Prison Time

The leader of a public access cable television company in eastern Connecticut says the not-for-profit business is still clearing up a financial mess created by its former board of directors president, who is serving eight years in prison for stealing nearly $380,000.

03/17/2014

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Sex Assault Arrest In Vernon

Vernon police arrested a local man Thursday for allegedly having sex with a young girl a number of years ago.

03/13/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In Cellphone Store Holdup

Vernon Police are asking for the public’s help as they investigate a holdup a week ago at the Boost Mobile cellular telephone store on West Main Street.

02/24/2014

Luis Galan (Courtesy Vernon PD)

Escapee Captured In Vernon

A man who jumped custody, escaping from a Connecticut halfway home Dec. 5, 2013, was captured in Vernon Monday morning.

02/11/2014

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Citizen Aids In Burglary Arrest

An alert citizen helped thwart a burglary in Vernon Sunday morning.

02/03/2014

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