While taking a statement from a clerk who had just reported a robbery, officers learned that a suspect armed with a rifle attempting to rob another store about six blocks away had just been shot by the store clerk. Read more
“He just kept apologizing, saying he was sorry,” recalled the victim, referring to the moment his brother came out with his Smith and Wesson. Read more
Kiejuan Haugabook, a 35-year-old convicted felon, was charged by a U.S. attorney for the District of Connecticut with one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, one count of possession of a sawed-off firearm by a convicted felon, and one count of possession of body armor by a violent felon.
Peter Lanza, the father of Sandy Hook School shooter Adam Lanza, speaks out for the first time about his son and the mass shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, that left 28 people dead including his ex-wife, Nancy, Adam, 20 school children and six staffers. Read more
Connecticut Carry, a nonprofit pro-gun organization has a simple message for lawmakers: either enforce the new ban on ‘assault weapons’ or repeal the law. Read more
“While the act burdens the plaintiffs’ Second Amendment rights, it is substantially related to the important governmental interest of public safety and crime control,” wrote senior U.S. District Judge Alfred V. Covello in his 47-page decision. Read more
A well-respected former member of the law enforcement community was arrested Thursday and charged with first-degree larceny for allegedly stealing nearly $50,000 from the Cheshire Police Union. Read more
The now public information includes reports, pictures, video and 911 calls, and could provide more insight into the life of the shooter and the massacre that left 20 children and six educators dead. Read more