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Police make multiple arrests after 76 people overdose on K-2 at Connecticut park

A police officer speaks to a man walking on New Haven Green, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in New Haven, Conn. Connecticut police have made multiple arrests in connection with 76 overdose cases at a New Haven park. First responders found numerous people who appeared to have overdosed on the New Haven Gr

YAHOO! - 2018-08-16 02:45:09

Crews on scene of multiple reported overdoses on the New Haven Green

NEW HAVEN — Police, fire crews and other emergency works are on the city Green following reports of people overdosing there, an official said.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-08-15 14:37:10

New Haven police arrest man in connection with more than 30 overdoses

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A 37-year-old man has been arrested in connection with multiple overdoses in the city, more than 20 of them on the Green, police said Wednesday afternoon.

SFGATE - 2018-08-15 19:07:02

Nearly two dozen people overdose on suspected laced K2 in New Haven

NEW HAVEN, CT (WCMH) -- At least 20 people have overdosed on the synthetic marijuana known as K2 on and around the New Haven Green, police tellNBC4 sister station WTNH.

NBC4 COLUMBUS - 2018-08-15 16:20:07

Man arrested after overdoses at downtown city park

Officials say most of the overdoses happened on the New Haven Green, a downtown park near Yale University, throughout the day Wednesday. No deaths have been reported, but authorities say two people had life-threatening symptoms. Some people fell unconscious and others vomited.

AP - 2018-08-15 20:02:52

At least 19 hospitalized after overdosing at Connecticut park

Another overdose reported in the middle#NewHavenpress conference about multiple overdoses. New count is 19 since 8am Wed. .@WTNH#CTnewspic.twitter.com/otjwhbsn68— Mario Boone, Jou. (@MarioBooneTV)August 15, 2018

WRIC TV - 2018-08-15 15:53:15

Here's How Orange Residents Voted In 2018 Primary Election

ORANGE, CT — The battle to succeed Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in November will come down to Democrat Ned Lamont and Republican Bob Stefanowski. Lamont whalloped his primary challenger Joseph Ganim by 171,658 to 39,854, while Stefanowski earned 41,957 votes followed by Mark D. Boughton, 30,457, David Stem

PATCH - 2018-08-15 14:16:13

Police: Father caught man having sex with teenaged daughter

BRIDGEPORT - A local man, wielding a machete, chased two men out of his home after catching them having sex with his 14-year-old daughter, police said.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-08-15 21:10:19

22 OD On Bad Drug Batch | New Haven Independent

Officials would have to wait for toxicology reports to determine the definite cause for the overdoses. But they had some clues, according to Alston and city emergency management chief Rick Fontana: None of the victims responded immediately to the application of Narcan, which usually works for people

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2018-08-15 21:39:38

CT LIVE!: Top 10 Lobster Rolls in Connecticut

The CT LIVE! team traveled the state in search of the top lobster roll in the Connecticut. With lots of options to choose from, this is our Top 10. You can't go wrong with any of these delicious choices.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-08-14 20:05:50

Tractor trailer rollover closes I-95 north in Bridgeport

Latest Fairfield County NewsTractor trailer rollover closes I-95 north in BridgeportFormer employee: Immigrant nonprofit mistreated day laborersDanbury police look to identify person of interest following several car break-insStratford beaches to be closed through Tuesday due to rainfallSister lunch

WTNH.COM - 2018-08-14 10:33:43

Bridgeport PD Cop Retires Amid Racist Text Probe

BRIDGEPORT, CT — Police Capt. Mark Straubel retired from the department amid an investigation intoalleged racist textshe sent about another officer.Straubel was placed on administrative leave after an officer filed a complaint, according to the Connecticut Post.One text sent from Straubel's phone sa

PATCH - 2018-08-14 14:49:49

New Haven fire, police chiefs address overtime costs

Police are budgeted for about $83,000 per week in overtime expenses, but without a full staff, Campbell said that’s not possible. The department spent close to $217,000 in overtime from July 29 to August 4, largely caused by officer overtime, supervisor overtime, background checks for incoming offic


Best Hospitals In Connecticut: New U.S. News Rankings

NEW HAVEN, CT — U.S. News & World Report has released its rankings of thebest hospitals in America for 2018-19, evaluating more than 4,500 hospitals in the country across 16 specialties and nine procedures and conditions. U.S. News also ranked the best hospitals in America by region.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 14:00:00

Orange Resident Accused of Assaulting Woman: Police

ORANGE, CT — An Orange resident is being held in lieu of a $10,000 bond after an assault occurred, police said. Officers earlier this month responded to a disturbance at a private residence on Avalon Drive.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 14:23:44

Orange police K9 is top dog at Connecticut Olympics

Officer Chris Brown and his K-9 partner, Loki, a sable German Shepherd placed first in the CT K9 Olympics are pictured Friday, August 10, 2018, at Orange Police Department at 314 Lambert Rd. in Orange.

MIDDLETOWN PRESS - 2018-08-15 00:35:09

Businesses in Orange lose over $4,200 to scam callers

ORANGE, Conn. (WTNH)- - Multiple local businesses inOrangewere targeted by scammers, resulting in losses totaling over $4,200, according to police.

WTNH.COM - 2018-08-14 14:45:44

Businesses Scammed Out of $4,200: Orange Police

ORANGE, CT — Police are urging businesses and residents to be vigilant after scammers recently conned local businesses out of $4,200 by putting a new twist on an old scam.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 13:17:05

Here is What West Haven Democrats, Republicans Will See on Ballot

WEST HAVEN, CT — Voting will take place for registered Democratic and Republican voters from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 14 for those waging a primary race for office across the state and locally.


1 dead, 1 wounded in drive-by Bridgeport shooting

A 25-year-old Bridgeport man was fatally shot and a 36-year-old woman critically wounded on Monday, Aug. 13, 2019 in Bridgeport. The two were hit inside a parked car happened shortly after midnight Monday at Union Avenue and Stratford Avenue. Police identified the man, who was shot in the head, as L