crime

Six Alleged Gang Members Indicted In New Haven

Aug 10, 2017
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U.S. Attorney for Connecticut Deirdre Daly says a long-term investigation into numerous shootings in New Haven has resulted in the indictment of six alleged gang members.

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Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents on Long Island have rounded up 32 immigrants for deportation who the agency says have committed sex crimes.

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Lawyers for former New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos have asked a federal appeals court for a new trial in his corruption conviction.

Gun Violence In Bridgeport At Record High

Aug 8, 2017
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Connecticut’s largest city has experienced a record number of shootings and murders this year. Bridgeport police attribute the spike to gang violence.  

There have been 18 homicides so far this year. At least five are believed to be gang-related.

Bridgeport Police Chief Armando Perez is alarmed. There was only one gang related murder last year, though that number may rise as three unclassified murders are still being investigated.

Suffolk Police Expand Surveillance Camera Program

Jul 11, 2017
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The Suffolk County Police Department has launched a new security camera program that is meant to reduce crime in residential neighborhoods.  

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