October 2, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 2, 2015 3:42pm
U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy called the U.S. Congress an accomplice Friday following Thursday’s mass shooting at an Oregon community college because of its failure to act on gun control legislation.
by Christine Stuart | October 2, 2015 11:33am
by Terry Cowgill | October 2, 2015 5:30am
September 28, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | September 28, 2015 4:17pm
by Cara Rosner | September 28, 2015 5:30am
State Attorney General George Jepsen wants a California-based drugmaker to explain why the cost of a medication used to treat heroin overdoses has suddenly jumped, claiming the increase could jeopardize lives if Connecticut first responders can no longer afford to administer it.
Tags: Amphastar, Narcan, opioid, George Jepsen, Naxolone, Cara Rosner, dh
September 23, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | September 23, 2015 4:00pm
Police in Connecticut continued to target black and Hispanic drivers at a disproportionate rate over the past winter in both the number of stops and the likelihood of getting a ticket, according to the latest installment of racial profiling data mandated by the state legislature.
September 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 22, 2015 12:22pm
Union Says Agency Trained Staff In Procedures For Which They’re Now Being Disciplined
Over the past three years, four staff members at DCF’s locked facility for boys and girls in Middletown have been disciplined for improperly restraining children, and of those four, three were either terminated or they opted to resign.
by Elizabeth Regan | September 22, 2015 5:30am
September 15, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 15, 2015 4:30pm
State Child Advocate Sarah Eagan on Tuesday released several disturbing surveillance videos showing Department of Children and Families staff using restraint and seclusion on juveniles in custody at the agency’s two locked facilities in Middletown.
by Elizabeth Regan | September 15, 2015 5:29am