WESTERLY — A Connecticut man arrested on a bench warrant early Sunday is facing a felony narcotic possession charge after the police said they found he was carrying four methamphetamine pills. 

    RICHMOND — Small-town firefighters often hear the jokes about responding to cats stuck in a tree, but local volunteers on Sunday proved these responses can be more than just stories when they rescued an even more unlikely candidate from a tree — a bird.

    SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco is on track to become the first U.S. city to ban the use of facial recognition by police and other city agencies, reflecting a growing backlash against a technology that’s creeping into airports, motor vehicle departments, stores, stadiums and home security cameras.

    HOPKINTON — A Coventry man is facing DUI charges after police said he drove his Jeep Grand Cherokee through the intersection of Main Street and onto Lawton Foster Road South "at a high rate of speed" on Sunday and then  crashed onto a stone wall.

    STONINGTON — An Old Mystic woman was arrested in Stonington at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday after the police received reports from other police departments of an erratic driver in Waterford and Groton. The woman, Laurie A. Harman, 54, of 50 Circle Drive, was charged with driving under the influen…

    HARTFORD — Facing protests and concerned about losing the community's trust, Connecticut officials were unusually quick to release police body camera and surveillance videos of a shooting by two police officers, who opened fire on a young, unarmed couple in their car in New Haven last week, …

      The Connecticut State Police have kicked off off their 2019 recruitment campaign with a particular focus on "women in policing." Ten women troopers took part in a workshop Wednesday at the Connecticut Police Academy in Meriden, presenting information on patrol and firearms training, K-9 hand…