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West Haven fire that killed man ruled accidental, victim identified
On Saturday, crews pulled 66-year-old Patrick Bourque from the basement of a burning home on Richards Street, but he later succumbed to his injuries after being transported to a local hospital.
New Haven gang shootings lead to racketeering convictions
Police say the first shooting, in 2016, occurred because gang members felt they were disrespected on social media. They say Westley recorded himself at the scene and sent the video to other gang members.
31 candidate officers sworn in at New Haven Police Academy
Latest New Haven County NewsWest Haven fire that killed man ruled accidental, victim identified31 candidate officers sworn in at New Haven Police AcademyHamden police K-9 'Viking' passes awayPolice: Wrong-way driver apprehended after crashing into 6 vehicles on Interstate 913 more women accuse East
Silver Alert issued for missing Waterbury 6-year-old
Latest New Haven County NewsSilver Alert issued for missing Waterbury 6-year-oldSilver Alert issued for 5-year-old missing from WaterburyQuinnipiac University issues safety warning after campus bear sightingWrongly convicted man sues New Haven, police investigatorsNew Haven gang shootings lead to ra
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Missing boys from Waterbury found
According to Waterbury Police, the boys were in Department of Family and Children's care. On Friday, the boys' grandmother came up from North Carolina and was allowed to take the boys for the weekend.
West Haven DMV Express to be open more days come September 18th
TheConnecticut Department of Motor Vehicleshas announced that starting Tuesday, September 18th, West Haven'sDMV Expresswill be open four days a week now instead of two.
Milford Resident Appointed Department Chair At Quinnipiac
MILFORD, CT — (From Quinnipiac University): Milford resident Therese A. Sprinkle, Ph.D., has been appointed chair of the health care management and organizational leadership department in the School of Business at Quinnipiac University. Sprinkle, assistant professor of management, said she is lookin
Police: Wrong way driver apprehended after crashing into 6 vehicles on Interstate 91
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - One person is in police custody after allegedly driving the wrong way onInterstate 91Southbound, starting inNew Haven.
State police: New Haven resident killed in Westbrook crash
Shannon Marcus Carey-Wilson, 35, of Norton Street in New Haven, died Saturday after colliding with a state Department of Transportation truck at a work zone. Carey-Wilson was driving a 2008 Dodge Avenger, a Connecticut State Police report said.
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Wrong-way driver hits 3 State Police cruisers, 3 other cars during pursuit
NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) - A man has been arrested after he was involved in a pursuit that resulted in three state police cruisers and three civilian cars being hit.Police said on Monday around 5 p.m. an erratic driver was reported on I-91 southbound in New Haven.New Haven Police told state police the b
Remnants of Florence to bring heavy rain to Conn.
The heaviest rain is expected to fall in northern Connecticut where more than 2 inches could fall. Litchfield, Hartford, Tolland and Windham counties are under aFlash Flood Watchuntil 2 a.m. Wednesday.
West Haven firefighters rescue man from house fire
Latest New Haven County NewsMan succumbs to injuries after being pulled from West Haven fireNew Haven Celebrates 20th Gay Pride ParadeOfficials respond to West Haven fireReese Witherspoon Fans, Secure Your Tickets!Bridge Work in Waterbury Means Traffic Detours
Oxford Ranks High In New Report On Fiscal Health: Report
OXFORD, CT — A Yankee Institute for Public Policy assessment namedOxford among one of the top 10communities in the state when it comes to being fiscally healthy, the Republican-American reports. The town's high bond rating of Aa2 has also been reaffirmed.
Police: Teen shot in back in Waterbury
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut say a 16-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after being shot in the back over the weekend.Police tell the Republican American the teen was struck at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday on High Street.He was said to be in stable condition.No name was released.D
Naugatuck Police Weekend Update: 7 Arrests Made
7 Arrests; (1 Shop Lifting, 3 Warrants, 1 Domestic Related, 1 DWI, 1 Protective Order Violation,)
Bethel Police Foil Attempted Burglary
Officers on the overnight shift pulled into the parking lot of the Wheels Sunoco gas station on Stony Hill Road and noticed a red Ford Econoline van parked in front of the building, which was closed at the time. The police then observed two people dressed in black, wearing ski masks, attempting to b
Town Finance Department earns top honor | Monroe Courier
The Monroe Finance Department was recently honored for excellence in financial reporting. Pictured with the award are First Selectman Ken Kellogg, Deputy Finance Director Heidi Meade and Finance Director Ron Bunovsky. — Brian Gioiele photoMonroe’s Finance Department has been awarded an Excellence in
Officials respond to structure fire in Stratford near I-95
Latest Fairfield County NewsOfficials respond to structure fire in Stratford near I-95Fairfield-Based Organization Deploys to Areas Affected by FlorenceIf you smell gas in your home, do you know what to do?Columbus Day parade relocated over police overtime disputeBrothers charged in string of Stratf