Preston crash leads to DWI arrest

State police arrested a New Jersey man on drunken driving and other charges early Sunday after they say he crashed his car and then fled.

Police logs - July 16, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Officials: Pedestrian seriously injured in New London rollover crash

Firefighters said they took two people to Lawrence + Memorial Hospital after a pickup truck struck a pedestrian and rolled over in front of Goodyear Monday morning.

Four charged after fight at Ocean Beach

Four people, three of whom are from New Haven, were charged Sunday night after a fight at Ocean Beach Park that police said involved "multiple" people.

Police Logs- July 15, 2019

Arrests by local and state police departments around the region.

Motorcyclist injured in East Lyme crash

The motorcyclist was brought by ambulance Saturday to Lawrence + Memorial Hospital and then flown by Life Star helicopter to Hartford Hospital after the 7:40 p.m. crash.

Man shot, police search for suspect in New London

New London police Chief Peter Reichard arrives during a search taking place Saturday, July 13, 2019, at a multifamily home at 207 Jefferson Ave. in New London for a suspect in a shooting that took place a few blocks away on Walden Avenue.  (Dana Jensen/The Day)

A manhunt was underway Saturday in New London for the suspect in a shooting that left a man with life-threatening wounds.

Motorcycle accident closes part of Route 156 in Niantic

A motorcycle accident has prompted the closure of Route 156 (Main Street) between Smith Street and Cini Park, town police said Saturday night.

Police logs - July 14, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Police logs - July 13, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.



Police: Intoxicated woman crashed into fence behind Main Street Grille

Police on Tuesday charged a Massachusetts woman with drunkenly crashing into and damaging the fence behind Main Street Grille.

Man arrested in 2018 Preston burglary

Michael Llorens, 36, allegedley broke into a Route 2 home and cut the copper pipes in the basement.

Police logs - July 12, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Man arrested on heroin, fentanyl charges in Niantic after foot chase

Police received an anonymous report of suspicious activity, resulting in the arrest of North Carolina resident Colten Heath, 30.



Montville widow receives $2 million to settle VA malpractice lawsuit

James Hoznor died July 22, 2017, at age 69, after enduring multiple surgeries, chemotherapy, radiation, medication and treatments that left him disabled, disfigured and depressed.

Prison employee sues Department of Correction in Confederate flag case

A longtime employee of the Department of Correction is claiming in a federal lawsuit that she was disciplined after complaining about a correction officer's Confederate flag license plate being displayed prominently near the entrance of the...

State Supreme Court overturns Norwich murder conviction

In in this file photo, Jean Jacques, right, is escorted out of the courtroom June 25, 2015, after his arraignment in Norwich Superior Court on charges in the murder of Casey Chadwick of Norwich. The state Supreme Court overturned his conviction Wednesday, July 10, 2019, based on what the court determined was an illegal, warrantless search by police of a Norwich apartment Jacques had rented five days before he was arrested. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

The state's highest court has ordered a new trial for Jean Jacques in the 2015 fatal stabbing of Casey Chadwick of Norwich, based on what justices determined was an illegal search of his apartment.

Police logs - July 11, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Preston Housing Authority, tenant reach agreement in eviction case

The Preston Housing Authority reached an agreement with a tenant contesting her eviction order for nonpayment of rent.