New Britain Crime
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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Feb 21 | via Las Cruces Sun-News
District teams with Sandy Hook mom to teach empathy, NM school involved NEW BRITAIN, Conn. Check out this story on lcsun-news.com: http://lcsun.co/2m5Rvad In this Feb. 14, 2017, photo Nelba Marquez-Greene helps 10-year-old Araceli Buchko put her hand print inside a giant paper heart as part of the Love Win's campaign's Friendship Day, a social and emotional learning activity at the Chamberlain Elementary School in New Britain, Conn. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 21 | via The Wichita Eagle
In this Feb. 14, 2017, photo Nelba Marquez-Greene helps 10-year-old Araceli Buchko put her hand print inside a giant paper heart as part of the Love Win's campaign's Friendship Day, a social and emotional learning activity at the Chamberlain Elementary School in New Britain, Conn. In this Feb. 14, 2017 photo, teacher Craig Muzzy reads a story about peer pressure to students at the Chamberlain Elementary School in New Britain, Conn., as part of the Love Wins program's Friendship Day. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 21 | via KHQ-TV Spokane
SUFFIELD, Conn. - Farm to table, indeed. Police in Connecticut had a little fun while responding to a call on Sunday. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 14 | via The Hartford Courant
Matthew Yussman had just finished a meeting Tuesday when a call came from an FBI agent in Tennessee - the mastermind of a bizarre 2014 robbery scheme in which Yussman had a fake bomb strapped to his chest and was ordered to take $1 million out of his New Britain credit union had been convicted on similar charges down there. "I couldn't be more pleased. Comment?
Monday Feb 13 | via WTNH
A New Jersey man has been found guilty of stealing more than 8,000 cartons of cigarettes from a Wethersfield warehouse in March 2011. On Monday, a federal jury in New Haven returned a guilty verdict for 53 year-old Andrew Oreckinto of Matawan, New Jersey. Comment?
Monday Feb 13 | via The Hartford Courant
When someone broke into the New Britain Candy Co. warehouse in Wethersfield six years ago and stole 8,000 cartons of cigarettes worth about $500,000, Wethersfield police had a whodunnit on their hands. Comment?
Thursday Jan 26 | via Norwalk Citizen News
Connecticut authorities say a vehicle rammed two police cruisers and an officer opened fire before a police chase that ended with the arrest of two men. New Britain police say officers stopped the vehicle Wednesday night in attempt to arrest a passenger, Jimmy Rosado , of Meriden. Comment?
Thursday Jan 26 | via The Hartford Courant
Police arrested a wanted man and a female driver after a chase through four towns Wednesday night that followed a violent confrontation, the police chief said. Comment?
Jan 23, 2017 | via The Hartford Courant
A Newington man was arrested over the weekend after he fired a shot into the air near a highway and a restaurant at dinnertime, state police said. Joseph R. Weeks, 34, of Buena Vista Ave. was charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm, first-degree reckless endangerment and breach of peace, they said. Comment?
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