Plainfield Legislators to Host Post Session Town Hall

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HARTFORD – State Representative Anne Dauphinais (R-44), State Representative Kevin Skulczyck (R-45), and Senator Heather Somers (R-18) are inviting Plainfield residents to a legislative wrap-up on the General Assembly session which ends on June 7th. The legislative update will be held on Wednesday,… Read More

Narcotics and Weapons Arrest in Chaplin

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On June 2, 2017, at approximately 2300 hours (11 pm), Trooper Cash #1062 and Trooper Bimonte #965 observed a number of motor vehicle violations occur from a vehicle traveling east on Route 6 in the Town of Chaplin. The vehicle was subsequentially stopped,… Read More

Troop D’s K9 Dutch Does it Again!

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“Troopers say at 4:36 p.m., they were patrolling I-84 eastbound when they observed a Hyundai tailgating another vehicle. Troopers also noticed that the front seat passenger was not wearing a seat belt so they initiated a traffic stop near exit 69 in Tolland.… Read More

Memorial Day Weekend Checkpoints

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Connecticut State Troopers are preparing for increased traffic during this Memorial Day weekend and summer 2017 celebrations and vacations. State Troopers ask all drivers to utilize courteous driving skills, plan for traffic delays and make safety their top priority whenever they get behind the… Read More

Dunkin Donuts Robbery – Colchester

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            On 5/17/17 at approximately 1:00am, the Dunkin Donuts located at 164 Linwood Ave, Colchester, was broken into through the back door entrance. An unknown amount of money was taken from the building. Anyone with information regarding this… Read More

Connecticut State Police Youth Week

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Connecticut State Police and the American Legion Announce 2017 State Police Youth Week: The Connecticut State Police and the American Legion announce the application period for the upcoming Connecticut State Police Youth Week. Thanks to the American Legion for sponsoring such a great… Read More

Memorial Day Weekend Move Over – Twitter Takeover

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#MoveOver17 National Tweet-Along DATE: Friday, May 26, 2017 (12 a.m. – 11:59 p.m.) PRIMARY PLATFORM: Twitter HASHTAG: #MoveOver17   The Virginia State Police has invited first responder agencies from across the nation to join them for this focused social media campaign with the… Read More

Important! Town Meeting 5/22/2017

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Notice is hereby given to the electors of the Town of Griswold and those qualified taxpayers lawfully entitled to vote in Griswold Town Meetings pursuant to Section 7-6 of the Connecticut General Statutes that a Special Town Meeting will be held on Monday,… Read More

5 People Sent to Hospital After Crash in Plainfield

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57-year-old Cynthia Giles was arrested Saturday afternoon after her car collided with another sending five people to the Backus emergency department, including three children. At the intersection of Norwich Rd and Babcock Avenue, Giles attempted a left hand turn at the same time… Read More

61st Annual Miss Plainfield Rotary Pageant

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Row 1 from Left to Right: Abby Burdick, Cassandra Miller, Charlotte Durade, Emmelia Gardener; Row 2 Left to Right: Hannah St. Jean, Irinel Fishlock, Isabella Feeney, Makayla Arriaga; Row 3 from Left to Right: Mackenzie Singer, Sarah Blanchette, Shelby Wargat, Sonia Ferregatta.  … Read More

Rep. Skulczyck Welcomes Officers to Capitol

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State Representative Kevin Skulczyck (R-45) talks with law enforcement officers from around the state on Tuesday. These officers were welcomed to the Capitol in appreciation of National Peace Officers Week.   “I was honored to have participated in welcoming police officers from around… Read More

Bridgeport Officer Involved in Shooting

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On May 9, 2017 at approximately 5:00 p.m., Bridgeport Police Officers were attempting to stop a stolen motor vehicle on Park Ave.  The operator of the stolen vehicle refused to stop, and engaged officers in a brief vehicle pursuit with the operator of… Read More

CT Ranked 7th for Highest Drug Use

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According to Wallethub.com, Connecticut is the 7th highest drug use state. This report was done by comparing 15  key metrics in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Some of those metrics include, “arrest and overdose rates to opioid prescriptions and meth-lab… Read More

Home Visit Results in Arrest – Danielson

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On 04/20/2016, Troopers arrested Lori Ashmore (4/11/1974) of Killingly by arrest warrant for Possession of Heroin WITS 21a-278(b). The warrant was issued after Ashmore was discovered to be in possession of approximately 700 bags of heroin as previously reported in a prior press… Read More

Narcotics Arrest Stems from Suspicious Vehicle

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“On May 3, 2017 at around 10:30 AM, the Killingly Resident Troopers were dispatched to a bank located on Wauregan Road in Killingly. Troopers were sent to investigate a suspicious vehicle in the bank parking lot. During the course of the investigation, Troopers… Read More