Between October and April police officers statewide made nearly 304,000 traffic stops. About 14 percent of the stops involved black drivers and 12 percent involved Hispanics.
AAA predicts about 35 million Americans will hit the road for the Fourth of July holiday, the most since 2007.
An attorney for a mentally disabled 19-year-old man charged with sexually assaulting another mentally disabled student in a school restroom said both were led into the situation by “able-minded” students for their own amusement.
Stamford has both professional and volunteer firefighters, but some volunteer fire chiefs said they felt slighted when they said they were not invited to a tabletop hurricane drill in the city this week.
Contentious hearings on lost Internal Revenue Service emails got back underway in Washington on Tuesday. There was plenty of heated back and forth.
Fairfield police say the suspicious package that caused delays of up to two hours on Metro-North’s New Haven Line turned out to be a school project.
Stamford Mayor David Martin announced the firing of animal control manager Laurie Hollywood on Wednesday.
A Connecticut man has been accused of trying to smuggle nearly 5 pounds of cocaine inside of his luggage.
According to court papers filed this week, prosecutors said Babar Ahmad supported Chechen fighters, the Taliban and al-Qaida with websites that sought cash, military equipment and personnel.
Bridgeport officials are hoping yellow traffic flags will improve pedestrian safety in the city.
Malloy’s signature extends the state’s Good Samaritan law to first responders and providers of the life-saving drug.
Prosecutors are dropping a disorderly conduct case against legendary Grammy award-winning singer Paul Simon and his wife, singer Edie Brickell stemming from a fight at the couple’s home.
A 66-year-old Connecticut woman who appeared to be a hoarder died when the cluttered first floor of her home collapsed into the basement, police said.
Officials in one Connecticut town will meet next week to consider firing a transgender cop.
A round of severe storms plowed into the Tri-State Area late Friday afternoon – causing delays of nearly five hours for arriving flights at some airports.