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Sergeant Matthew Mainieri. Photo courtesy of South Windsor Police.
AP
September 05, 2018 - 5:04 pm
A prosecutor in South Carolina says he is awaiting autopsy results and other information before deciding whether to file more charges in the death of an off-duty Connecticut police officer.
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John Silva
September 05, 2018 - 11:46 am
(Hamden, Conn./WTIC) - Hamden Police are charging a Quinnipiac University student after they say he became embroiled in verbal dispute with his roommate. On Monday, they say the spat between 18-year-old Josiah Diaz-Cregan and the roommate escalated to the point that he pulled a knife on the...
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Sergeant Matthew Mainieri. Photo courtesy of South Windsor Police.
AP
September 05, 2018 - 11:14 am
SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) - A memorial service for a Connecticut police sergeant killed while trying to break up a fight outside a South Carolina bar is scheduled for this week. The service for South Windsor Sgt. Matthew Mainieri is planned for the First Cathedral in Bloomfield on Friday morning...
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AP
September 05, 2018 - 8:40 am
A police officer assigned to a Connecticut middle school has been fired after an investigation found he had inappropriate out-of-school communication with some students and even advised a 13-year-old boy to ask a girl of the same age for nude photographs.
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John Silva
September 04, 2018 - 10:28 am
(Middletown, Conn./WTIC) - State Police have released statistics from the recently concluded Labor Day weekend traffic enforcement. From the period Friday morning to late Monday night, troopers investigated 281 crashes, 63 with injury. No fatalities were reported. Officers used traditional and non-...
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