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Twenty-six ATV riders arrested, issued infractions

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A multi-police agency effort stopped an illegal ATV and dirt bike ride through West Haven on Sunday.

West Haven police, along with the help of New Haven and Connecticut State Police, were able to nab 26 riders with the help of anonymous tips to the departments in recent days. 89 more words


Naked man snarls traffic on Interstate 95 in West Haven

WEST HAVEN, Conn. — State police say traffic was snarled during part of the morning rush hour on Interstate 95 in West Haven because of a naked man on the highway. 103 more words


4 people arrested in Groton assault case

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) –  Four people were arrested in Groton related to an assault case on North Street.

The Groton Town Police Department along with the Ledyard Police Department and the Connecticut State Police assisted in the investigation. 125 more words


Man identified in boating accident on Lake Beseck in Middlefield

MIDDLEFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) – Officials from DEEP have identified the body of a man who died in a boating accident on Lake Beseck in Middlefield Tuesday night. 66 more words


Connecticut Police Seize Fireworks Worth Nearly $250K

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut state police say illegal fireworks worth nearly $250,000 have been seized from a home and a storage barn in Danbury. 95 more words



ICYMI – The Connecticut State Police will be looking for a new spokesman.

After three months of 24/7 news media relations Sgt. Shane Hassett has decided the job, once held by Paul Vance, isn’t for him. 26 more words


Former state trooper sentenced in sexual assault of elderly woman

HARTFORD–A former state trooper has been sentenced after being convicted of sexually assaulting an elderly woman.

Former State Police Trooper Jeffrey LaPorto pleaded no contest to one count of first-degree sexual assault of an 81-year-old woman. 39 more words