Connecticut State Police

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John Silva
December 14, 2018 - 2:25 pm
(Lebanon, Conn./WTIC) - State Police say a Colchester man died in a late Thursday night crash in Lebanon. It was just after 11:30 p.m. when troopers received the call to Clubhouse Road in town. They say 22-year-old Michael Anselmo died when his car rolled over after sliding off the road and hitting...
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John Silva
November 22, 2018 - 9:59 am
(North Haven, Conn./WTIC) - State Police say they are investigating a fatal crash on a state highway. Early this morning, a little after 2:30 p.m.,multiple vehicles were involved in a collision on the northbound side of Route 15, the Wilbur Cross Parkway, between exits 63 and 64 in North Haven. One...
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John Silva
November 22, 2018 - 9:53 am
(Middletown, Conn./WTIC) - State Police are out conducting their usual Thanksgiving holiday traffic enforcement. As of 8:00 this morning, troopers have responded to over 2,300 calls for service. In addition, 126 crashes had been reported, with one fatality. Hundreds of motor vehicle stops had been...
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John Silva
November 16, 2018 - 10:43 am
(Middletown, Conn./WTIC) - State Police had their hands full with a litany of crashes and other issues on the roads during the first winter storm of the season. Breaking out right in the middle of the Thursday afternoon rush, troopers responded to over 1,300 crashes as of 8:00 a.m. Friday. Ten of...
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John Silva
November 14, 2018 - 4:19 pm
(Middletown, Conn./WTIC) - State Police have arrested an Ellington man on a litany of sex trafficking and other charges. Troopers conducting an undercover investigation into underage human sex trafficking picked up 46-year-old Simon Hessler. They say he's the owner and manager of a Baymont Inn and...
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John Silva
November 12, 2018 - 10:40 am
(Prospect, Conn./WTIC) - One person died and another was injured in a weekend crash in Prospect. Just after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, state police were called to the scene just north of Greenwood Drive. Troopers say a 2007 GMC Sierra hit a utility pole head-on before rolling over on its side. The...
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John Silva
November 05, 2018 - 3:21 pm
(Colchester, Conn./WTIC) - State Police have released the name of the man they say was stabbed last week in Colchester. Joseph Kolodnicki was 42. Troopers say the Oakdale man was stabbed in the parking lot of 55 Renee Drive on October 30. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Under arrest for the...
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John Silva
November 03, 2018 - 10:25 am
(Thomaston, Conn./WTIC) - State Police continue to investigate a crash on Route 8 in Thomaston. The call came in around 8:00 to the area northbound at exit 40. The scene approaching exit 41 in Harwinton is closed. At this point, theres no word on the extent of injuries. Troopers are advising...
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John Silva
October 31, 2018 - 2:46 pm
(West Haven, Conn./WTIC) - The onetime public information officer for the West Haven police department is facing 87 counts of forgery. State Police say former Sergeant David Tammarro, who has since retired, falsified overtime in his position pio. In a memorandum from retired West Haven Police...
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