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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 […]

04/27/2015

Investigators said Shengyl Rasim was shot to death by her husband Ozdemir Selami in West Haven in 2011. Photo courtesy of attorney Joel Faxon's office.

$3M Settlement In Suit Over West Haven Killing

A Connecticut city where police officers and dispatchers were accused of negligence and ethnic discrimination in their response to what became a murder-suicide in 2010 has agreed to settle a lawsuit by the victim’s family for $3 million.

04/21/2015

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2 Charged In West Haven Child Abuse Case

(West Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A man and woman from West Haven are facing charges of child abuse involving the woman’s three-year-old son. Police officials say the arresest of 27-year-old Steven Lopez and 19-year-old Monika […]

04/21/2015

West Haven Police patch. From West Haven Police Department web site.

West Haven Police Mum On Police Chase

West Haven police say a chase that ended in a crash that injured two officers was a possible medical issue and are not releasing the identity of the man involved.

12/04/2014

Federal prosecutors alleged Stephen DeCrescenzo stole $106,000 from customer accounts at the JPMorgan Chase Bank in New Canaan between 2008 and 2011. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

West Haven Councilman Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

Federal prosecutors alleged Stephen DeCrescenzo stole $106,000 from customer accounts at the JPMorgan Chase Bank in New Canaan between 2008 and 2011.

11/24/2014

West Haven Police patch. From West Haven Police Department web site.

West Haven Man Pleads Guilty In Hot Oil Attack

A West Haven man has admitted to throwing boiling oil on his estranged wife who prosecutors say required four skin grafts and nearly a month in the hospital.

10/29/2014

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West Haven Teacher Resigns In Probe

A newspaper reports that a West Haven High School math teacher has resigned after being placed on paid administrative leave while administrators investigated if he dated a student who subsequently graduated.

10/28/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Ebola Quarantine In West Haven, No Symptoms Of Virus

A family coming from West Africa to visit relatives in West Haven has been placed under a 21-day quarantine.

10/22/2014

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Women Struck By Vehicle

A motorist accused of drunken driving and striking a pedestrian near the Durham Fair is headed to court.

09/28/2014

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Executive Director of West Haven Housing Authority Accepted Bribes

Federal prosecutors say a Connecticut man has admitted taking about $1.5 million in bribes while serving as the executive director of the West Haven Housing Authority.

09/05/2014

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