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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
Orange Man Accused of Assaulting a Female Relative

Orange Man Accused of Assaulting a Female Relative

The woman was treated at Milford Hospital for her injuries.
Woodbridge Hiker Falls To His Death Sunday Night

Woodbridge Hiker Falls To His Death Sunday Night

It appears the man fell from the mountain/cliff area onto the rocks below.
Prosecutors Appeal Ruling that Overturned Skakel Conviction in Moxley Murder

Prosecutors Appeal Ruling that Overturned Skakel Conviction in Moxley Murder

The state is seeking to reinstate the 2002 murder conviction of Kennedy nephew Michael Skakel.
A Connecticut Community in Mourning

A Connecticut Community in Mourning

The Greenwich Board of Selectmen pay respects to Greenwich High School victims of boating accident.
Man Shot with Stun Gun, Arrested While Trying to Push Past Security at Bradley Airport

Man Shot with Stun Gun, Arrested While Trying to Push Past Security at Bradley Airport

Deshommes Flynn, 20, of Arizona allegedly walked past TSA officers and approached the full-body scanner with no intention of stopping.
Orange Resident Sentenced For Illegally Prescribing Narcotics

Orange Resident Sentenced For Illegally Prescribing Narcotics

The Orange resident served as a doctor in Monroe at a walk-in clinic.
Case Continued For Shelton Mom Accused of Leaving Child in Hot Car in Orange

Case Continued For Shelton Mom Accused of Leaving Child in Hot Car in Orange

The Shelton resident was shopping at a Trader Joe's while her 3-year-old sat in the car.
Orange Man Accused of Killing His Mother Placed on Suicide Watch

Orange Man Accused of Killing His Mother Placed on Suicide Watch

Timothy Granta, 22, appeared briefly in Superior Court, Milford on Tuesday.
Bethany Man Charged With Theft From Amity High School

Bethany Man Charged With Theft From Amity High School

The theft occurred earlier in the school year.
Woodbridge Police Arrests for The Week

Woodbridge Police Arrests for The Week

Arrests include DUI's, and interfering with police.
Bethany Woman Charged With DUI in Milford

Bethany Woman Charged With DUI in Milford

Police responded initially to an accident call on Wilson Street.
Woobridge Attorney Admits Not Paying $400,000 in Federal Taxes

Woobridge Attorney Admits Not Paying $400,000 in Federal Taxes

The Woodbridge attorney faces prison time.
Woodbridge Woman Accused of Leaving Her Child In a Hot Parked Car

Woodbridge Woman Accused of Leaving Her Child In a Hot Parked Car

Woodbridge's Elizabeth Ball, 44, accused of leaving 7-year-old child alone in car for 20 minutes.
Animal Cruelty Charges Dropped Against Woodbridge Animal Control Officer

Animal Cruelty Charges Dropped Against Woodbridge Animal Control Officer

The Woodbridge Police Department brought the charges against Karen Lombardi.
Westbrook Man Charged In Yale Gunman 911 Hoax Call

Westbrook Man Charged In Yale Gunman 911 Hoax Call

The 50-year-old has been arrested by New Haven Police for allegedly making the anonymous call on Nov. 25 that claimed a gunman was headed to the Yale University campus.
Report: Hayes Sent Suicide Note Before His Latest Attempt

Report: Hayes Sent Suicide Note Before His Latest Attempt

The convicted murderer in the Cheshire home invasion case apparently tried to commit suicide earlier this week.
Animal Importer Arrested in Madison Faces Slew of Cruelty Charges

Animal Importer Arrested in Madison Faces Slew of Cruelty Charges

Donna Lee Carswell, 64, of Grovetown, GA was arrested and accused by the state Department of Agriculture of placing sick animals into adoptions in Connecticut and Rhode Island.