Monday Mar 3
Police logs for March 3, 2014
Matthew Allen, 20, of West Roxbury, Mass., was charged Saturday with placing a wager at a gaming facility as a minor.
The Hartford Courant
State Police: Suspected Robber Foiled In One Holdup, Drops Loot From Another
A suspected robber who police said was foiled by a bold clerk in one attempted holdup and dropped stolen money from another was arrested Monday night.
248 Pot Plants, $312,000 Seized in Massive Drug Bust
Residents of Danielson and Putnam are facing charges following a massive drug bust conducted by Connecticut and Rhode Island state police.
Fix dispatch, don't undo
State Sen. Cathy Osten said she wants to ensure that problems with the recent consolidation of state police dispatch centers in eastern Connecticut are addressed.
Three Rivers hopes to name new president next month
The search for a new president for Three Rivers Community College has fallen behind the schedule announced by a top higher education official last fall, but the Board of Regents for Higher Education now hopes to have a new president in place by July.
Bill would undo consolidation of dispatch centers
Several local legislators who say they are concerned about the potential for an adverse impact on public safety have asked that the state undo the consolidation of state police emergency dispatch centers in eastern Connecticut.