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Windsor Locks residents debate paying a $460,000 settlement with Police Sergeant Robert Koistinen. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Windsor Locks Residents Debate Koistinen Payout

At a public meeting Thursday night at town hall, Windsor Locks residents debated whether to pay $460,000 to a town police sergeant, to get him to stop trying to return to the force.


Windsor Locks Police Commission meets Wednesday, March 12, 2014. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Windsor Locks Police Commission Appeals Board Decision To Rehire Koistinen

In a swift move Wednesday night, the Windsor Locks Police Commission stood by its initial decision regarding Robert Koistinen.


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Prostitution Sting Nets 11 Arrests

Windsor Locks Police arrested 11 men in an undercover prostitution sting on Friday entitled “Operation Cupid.”


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Police: Teen Rescued From Child Prostitution Ring

Connecticut and federal authorities say they’ve rescued a 16-year-old girl from a child prostitution ring spanning at least three states.


Robert Koistinen testifies at his trial. Image from pool video feed.

Former Sergeant Testifies In Own Defense In Trial Tied To Deadly Crash

As part of his defense, a former Windsor Locks Police Sergeant today testified about his actions, when he responded to a crash in which his son struck and killed a teenage bicyclist.


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Robert Koistinen Trial Begins Today

A former Windsor Locks police sergeant is going on trial for allegedly hindering an investigation of his son in connection with a car accident that killed a 15-year-old boy in 2010.