| Nov 26, 2010
| 3:23 PM
The Windsor Locks police officer currently awaiting trial in the death of a 15-year-old boy is receiving his annual salary while on paid administrative leave and town officials are reviewing their options, including whether to fire him.
| Dec 1, 2010
| 6:57 PM
The officer who drove the car that struck and killed a teenage bicyclist, allegedly after a night of drinking, was rejected by five police departments before getting his job in Windsor Locks, where his father is a high-ranking officer.
Once in Windsor...
| Nov 24, 2010
The lawyer representing the family of Henry Dang expects to file civil lawsuits against the off-duty Windsor Locks police officer whose car struck and killed the teenager, as well as the officer's father, who was one of the first emergency responders at...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 6:14 PM
Jeanne Johnson called 911 seconds after hearing the thud of a crash outside her Windsor Locks home and spotting a man stumbling outside his crumpled car. As she watched, the man reached back into the car and grabbed an object.
"He threw something in my...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 6:59 PM
The off-duty Windsor Locks police officer who drove the car that hit and killed a 15-year-old boy was drinking at a tailgate party outside the UConn- West Virginia football game hours before the crash, state police sources have told The Courant.
| Nov 9, 2010
| 5:12 PM
State police have obtained a video showing an off-duty Windsor Locks police officer drinking at Suffield bar before he was involved in a car crash that killed a teenager, sources close to the investigation have told The Courant.
The video comes from a...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 8:44 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: Originally part of Massachusetts, the area was called Southfield because it was the colony's southernmost town. The local pronunciation was always Suffield however, and in 1764 the name was made official.
HISTORY: The area was...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 3:53 PM
The family of 15-year-old Henry Dang, who was killed when off-duty police officer Michael Koistinen struck him with his car, has filed notice that it intends to sue the town of Windsor Locks; and has sued the Koistinen family and the bar where the officer...
| Apr 10, 2011
Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra's spouse, Charlie Ortiz, collects about $2,000 a month in federal Section 8 rent subsidies as the landlord for low-income tenants under a "housing choice voucher program" administered locally by the city, public records show....
| Apr 24, 2011
Up to now, the Connecticut General Assembly has never approved any of the bills offered in recent years that would enable cities and towns to install cameras at red lights and collect fines by mailing tickets to violators.
But this year's bill —...
| May 9, 2011
| 1:26 PM
A captain in the Granby police department who is facing federal child pornography charges is also being charged with possession of a controlled substance.
State troopers searching the Suffield home of David Bourque, 50, for evidence of child...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 12:18 PM
East Catholic, the Division III champion in 2010, dropped to Division IV this season – a move that put it head-to-head with defending champion Northwest Catholic-West Hartfird. The Eagles came out on top, winning their ninth championship and...