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AP
January 05, 2020 - 2:35 pm
ANSONIA, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut authorities have identified a man who was shot to death by police last week when officials said he charged at officers with a knife in his hand. Michael Gregory, 30, of Ansonia, was the person killed by Ansonia police on Thursday, state police announced Saturday...
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AP
November 19, 2019 - 5:23 pm
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) - Hamden's acting police chief says one of his officers should be fired for shooting his gun 13 times at an unarmed couple's car and wounding a 22-year-old woman. Acting Chief John Cappiello made the recommendation Tuesday to the town's police commission to fire Officer Devin...
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AP
November 12, 2019 - 3:49 pm
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) - A state prosecutor says three police officers were justified in using deadly force when they shot and wounded an armed man during a drug investigation last year. New Haven State's Attorney Patrick Griffin announced Tuesday that he concluded no criminal charges were warranted...
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Dave Mager, WTIC News
Dave Mager
November 07, 2019 - 1:25 am
Having grown up on the New Haven side of the town line with Hamden, Rodney Williams says one thing hasn't changed since his arrival in 1978: Police cruisers from mostly white Hamden frequently chasing cars carrying African Americans into mostly black and hispanic New Haven. For Williams and his...
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