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  • The Price of A Rogue Police Department

    The Price of A Rogue Police Department
    Seems like East Haven keeps finding new ways to demonstrate just how expensive, in both taxpayer dollars and civic reputation, a rogue police department can be. Based on all available evidence (and that includes a federal civil rights investigation plus...
  • Crime & Punishment: Guns, Guns, Guns

    Crime & Punishment: Guns, Guns, Guns
    New Haven, meet Aaron Freeman. He's a 59-year-old unemployed former pizza delivery driver and he wants to serve on your Board of Aldermen. Freeman is running as a write-in Libertarian candidate (though he hasn't paid the $425 requested by the U.S....
  • Crime & Punishment: Connecticut's Least Responsible Fake Gun Owners

    Crime & Punishment: Connecticut's Least Responsible Fake Gun Owners
    Connecticut's Least Responsible Gun Owners: Kevin Merchant reported a handgun had gone missing from his Hartford home and he has no idea where it is. Merchant should particularly know the importance of securing firearms; he is a police officer in...
  • Crime & Punishment: Log Flume-Based Discrimination

    Crime & Punishment: Log Flume-Based Discrimination
    A 52-year-old New Haven man, whose life's passion is riding the log-like flume rides in water parks, is suing Six Flags after the company banned him from its 18 locations for life. Jay Marc Harris, known as "Flumie" and "Flume Dog" to his friends...
  • Man shot in head near South Side bus stop

    Man shot in head near South Side bus stop
    A man was shot in an attack Tuesday afternoon near a bus stop just north of Washington Park, police said. The man was struck in the head in the 600 block of East 51st Street about 1:37 p.m. and taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition, said...
  • Officers shot at Minnesota city building OK, gunman dead

    Officers shot at Minnesota city building OK, gunman dead
    Two police officers who were shot by a gunman inside a suburban Minneapolis city building are expected to recover. Two newly sworn-in officers and others were shot at Monday night as they left a New Hope City Council meeting. Two officers were hit,...
  • 'Gotham' recap, 'Welcome Back, Jim Gordon'

    'Gotham' recap, 'Welcome Back, Jim Gordon'
    Good to have you back, Jim, even if your coworkers don’t agree. Jim’s on a mission to put every bad guy behind bars. But the bad guy this time isn’t the predictable super-villain or a mafia crony. Instead, it’s the most insidious...
  • Lauderhill to pay towing bills in police shooting investigation

    Lauderhill to pay towing bills in police shooting investigation
    LAUDERHILL — Some residents of Summit Palms Apartments did just what police told them to do — and their cars were towed away. The city is apologizing and City Manager Chuck Faranda said the city will cover any of the towing charges. Police...
  • Psychiatric patient who was sexually assaulted in Florida Hospital files suit

    Psychiatric patient who was sexually assaulted in Florida Hospital files suit
    The family of a 26-year-old mentally retarded, schizophrenic woman today filed suit against the owner of Florida Hospital, accusing it of trying to cover up her sexual assault by another mental patient more than a year ago in their Orlando psychiatric...
  • Arlington Heights police called many times before woman's hatchet slaying

    Arlington Heights police called many times before woman's hatchet slaying
    Local authorities encountered an Arlington Heights man at least a half-dozen times before he was accused of brutally killing his wife with a hatchet in Wisconsin last year, newly released police records show. Beginning in March, police were called...
  • Deerfield police back at full strength

    Deerfield police back at full strength
    The Deerfield Police Department has more new faces on the street than at any time in the department's 100-year history, with some 15 sworn officers having left, mainly due to retirement, in the last two years. Chief John Sliozis said the command...