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Connecticut cops expand training to stop bleeding

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut state troopers say training they’ve received on how to stop bleeding from major injuries has helped them save many lives. 122 more words


State Launches Speeding Campaign

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut is beginning a crackdown on highway speeders just in time for the busy Labor Day holiday weekend.

The state Department of Transportation highway safety office is launching the first part of an anti-speeding campaign in rural Connecticut, where officials say most deaths occur due to automobile speeding. 89 more words


Connecticut State Police Step Up Patrols For Holiday Weekend

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Connecticut State Police have stepped up patrols in anticipation of heavier than normal traffic over the three-day Labor Day weekend.

Unmarked patrol vehicles, aircraft and additional manpower are being deployed on Connecticut highways and secondary roads through Monday night. 151 more words


Police put on alert for possible threat to Obama

Police put on alert for possible threat to ObamaFresno Bee ^ | August 29, 2014Posted on 8/29/2014, 8:14:30 PM by Oldeconomybuyer

Several news organizations have reported Friday night that the Connecticut State Police have been put on alert for a possible threat to President Barack Obama. 113 more words

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New Haven Crash Victim Was Taking Pregnant Friend To Hospital

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Relatives of a woman seriously injured in a fatal crash on Interstate 95 in New Haven say she was pregnant and being taken to a hospital at the time by a friend who died in the wreck. 117 more words


Woman Killed In I-95 Crash Identified

(CBS Connecticut) _ The woman killed in a crash that shutdown I-95 south in New Haven during rush hour Wednesday morning has been identified as Gwendolyn Buskey of New Haven. 73 more words


Arraignment rescheduled In Trooper's DUI Case

ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ An arraignment has been postponed for a Connecticut state trooper accused of crashing his cruiser into another car while off-duty and driving intoxicated in Ellington. 121 more words