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Serial Arsonist Arrested in New Haven: PD

When the security footage was reviewed with the security guard, there were prominent images of the man suspected of setting the fire. The security guard said he knew the man since he'd been the subject of several past trespassing complaints at the library. Since the camera is programmed to move, the

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-18 20:49:18

Double-Fatal Father's Day Crash Details Released: Patch PM

Obituary: Peter M. Casolino Jr., 51, Long-Time News Photographer, Accomplished Children's Author

PATCH - 2018-06-18 19:39:20

Man Shot in the Back in New Haven

The victim, identified as New Haven resident Christopher Stanberry, was shot multiple times in the back. He was listed as stable at the hospital.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-18 19:08:13

Former Employee Threatened to Shoot Up Golden Corral in Milford: Police

James, who started his first shift at the restaurant earlier in the day, had been terminated from his job at the restaurant and is accused of making the threats, police said.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-18 14:56:00

3 Charged In Crack Cocaine Bust, Officer Assaulted: Milford PD

MILFORD, CT — Milford, Trumbull and Bridgeport residents were all arrested on various narcotics charges, police said. On June 13, the Milford Police Department's Tactical Unit was conducting anti-crime patrol in the area of the Devon Motel, 438 Bridgeport Avenue.

PATCH - 2018-06-18 12:38:05

New Haven man facing drug, weapon charges after Hamden traffic stop

Dennis Wilborne, 29, of Parkside Drive, was charged with carrying a pistol without a permit, possession of a stolen firearm, weapon in a motor vehicle, possession of marijuana, possession of marijuana with the intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to use a turn signal, the rel

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2018-06-18 15:39:56

Buses Destroyed In Parking Lot Fire In North Haven: Reports

NORTH HAVEN, CT — Four shuttle buses were destroyed in a fire in the Goodwill parking lot on Washington Avenue in North Haven on Monday evening, according to multiple reports, including WTNH News 8.

PATCH - 2018-06-19 00:32:21

Suspected Hit-And-Run Investigated In New Haven

A passing motorist saw an injured man at Grand and Blatchely avenues around 3:40 a.m. June 18, said Officer David Hartman, police spokesman.

PATCH - 2018-06-18 17:26:04

After fatal crash, Bridgeport police say pursuit was justified

A photo of the Toyota 4Runner involved in the fatal crash and rollover on Route 8 in Bridgeport, Conn., on June 15, 2018, following a pursuit with police.


Connecticut school to be named after former President Obama

Latest New Haven County NewsInvestigation into three-car crash outside News 8 buildingWTNH celebrates 70 years: A look back at the 2010sWest Haven residents call on the city to clean up weedsConnecticut school to be named after former President ObamaFounders Day of Caring at Camp Katoya in MilfordNE


Hamden July 4th Fireworks: 2018 Guide

HAMDEN, CT — The annual Hamden Volunteer Firefighter's Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Display will take place on Friday, June 29 at 6 p.m. (the rain date is June 30) at Town Center Park (2761 Dixwell Avenue) in Hamden.


Officials: Death of prison inmate during struggle was homicide

Latest Fairfield County NewsOfficials: Death of prison inmate during struggle was homicideNorwalk woman accused on stealing identity to collect unemploymentCoast Guard suspends search for possible person in the water in GreenwichDanbury car crash breaks telephone pole into piecesTeen killed in rollo


Teen killed in rollover crash on Route 8 in Bridgeport identified

At 6:18 p.m. on Thursday, officials say a Toyota 4Runner was traveling on the northbound side of Route 8, north of the Route 25 split inBridgeport.


2 CT Cities Among Worst Quality Of Life In Nation: Report

The publication took into account affordability, job market strength, infrastructure, commute times and other factors to come up with the rankings.


New Haven Breaks Ground on School Named For Obama

"He’s not serving as president currently now, but we know he had a commitment to urban education and we will continue on with his commitment,” New Haven Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Carol Birks said.


Wallinford man charged with drug trafficking in connection with fatal overdose

Timothy Estridge, 37, of Wallingford, is charged in a four-count superseding indictment with two counts of possession with intent to distribute, and distribution of, heroin, and two counts of possession with intent to distribute, and distribution of, amphetamine, the U.S. attorney’s office said in a


Man accused of killing mom, burning body in backyard ordered urn from Amazon, police say

Kyle Tucker, charged with murdering his mother, Donna Tucker, went before a judge Monday. After originally fabricating a story, Tucker admitted to the killing, police said.


Multiple people injured after man jumps from New Haven building, falls onto awning

Latest New Haven County NewsMultiple people injured after man jumps from New Haven building, falls onto awningHamden man appears in court for allegedly killing his motherPublic hearing to be held to address Ansonia budget battle regarding schoolsMoney order found in Hamden, officials seek ownerGirl


Police: Connecticut man confesses to killing mother, body found on property

60-year-old Donna Tucker was first reported missing Friday evening by her sister. By Saturday night, police found key evidence on the property of her home at 128 Broadway, where she lived with her son, Kyle Tucker. Police say interviews with family members also led them to keep a close eye on Kyle


11 pedigree dogs stolen in 2 weeks in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut --Police in a Connecticut city say 11 pedigree dogs have been stolen over a two-week period.Bridgeport police say they believe the dogs were stolen by an illegal breeder.According to investigators, the dogs were all young females that have the ability to breed.Police do not h