Waterbury Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Waterbury, CT or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

  • Connecticut native killed in shooting had just moved...

    Monday Jun 13 | via New Canaan News-Review 

    One of the victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history grew up in Connecticut and recently moved to Orlando. Kimberly Morris, 37, moved to Orlando just months ago and had taken a job at Pulse nightclub as a bouncer, the Orlando Sentinel reported.

    Comment?

    Related Topix: Post University, Waterbury, CT

  • Naugatuck police blotter

    Tuesday Jun 7 | via Naugatuck Daily News 

    CANCEL CARMELO JR., 22, of 188 Spring Brooke Road, Waterbury, was charged March 31 with third-degree larceny, conspiracy to commit third-degree larceny and possession of burglar's tools. Police reported on May 31 at approximately 2:13 a.m. officers responded to Prospect Street for a report of a person coasting down the street on a motorcycle with no lights on.

    Comment?

    Related Topix: Naugatuck, CT, Waterbury, CT

  • Court: Man's right to fair trial not violated by sha...

    Monday Jun 6 | via TheDay.Com 

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: HARTFORD - The Connecticut Supreme Court has upheld the burglary and assault convictions of a man who claimed he was denied a fair trial because the judge ordered him to remain shackled. The court said the judge should not have ordered the former Waterbury man to remain shackled during trial, but there was no evidence jurors ever saw the shackles.

    Comment?

    Related Topix: Waterbury, CT

  • State Supreme Court: Man's Right To Fair Trial Not V...

    Monday Jun 6 | via The Hartford Courant 

    The Connecticut Supreme Court has upheld the burglary and assault convictions of a man who claimed he was denied a fair trial because the judge ordered him to remain shackled. The court said the judge should not have ordered the former Waterbury man to remain shackled during trial, but there was no evidence jurors ever saw the shackles.

    Comment?

    Related Topix: Waterbury, CT, Killingworth, CT

Waterbury Law

Does a DWI Nolle mean I can say it never happened?
arrested for a DWI when I was 20. It was nolled and haven't had any issue in 4 years Local pd records have nothing and as does the local courthouse. Nothing on the internet either. Can I say it never happened for a comprehensive background check?
Have you checked your DMV record if the arrest took place in past 10 years? If it was within past 10 years I suggest...
Got pulled over found out I had 2 FTA from 9-10 years ago. One was a traffic violation and 1 was a DUI. Court tomorrow for DUI.
Have 2 FTA from 9-10 years ago. 1 for traffic infraction, 1 for DUI. Went to court today and was told to go back to the court houses that they were originally from. Tomorrow morning I have court for the DUI what can I expect to happen. I thought everything was taken care or but I was wrong.
I am not licensed in Connecticut, but in California, where I am licensed, I have handled several cases with this...
I was arrested today from a warrant from 11/16/2002. I was in a single car accident on that date. How long can they hold a warr
Single car accident and I went to the hospital. I don't know what my blood alcohol level was. It was 12 years ago. I have registered both my vehicles and I have a Connecticut license. Should I fight the charges? Do I have a case?
Yes you should fight the charges. The argument will be that the warrant was stale and therefore, unless there was good...
I violated probation by a DUI on a felony charge, what will happen?
I have felony charges in Florida and somehow with great lawyers and god on my side, I got off with a few years probation. I was able to transfer my probation to CT, but unfortunately violated my probation with a DUI charge. This was my first and only probation, and quite unfortunate Violation. I'm a full time student, young and have a part time job, and and a fiancé. I just want some legal advice and the reality of this situation.
Contact a lawyer in your state.
I struck a pedestrian that was NOT walking in a crosswalk. I panicked and drove short distance. Do I need a lawyer for evading ?
I was charged with evading responsibility and reckless driving.
Lets break this down. You were arrested. You hit a person with a car. You left the scene of the accident. You were...
DUI Defense?!
I was stopped from a police officer while driving and forgot that i had an empty can of beer that my friend left at the car. He told me to get out of the car and do the soberness test and i passed it. but he still asked me to go in the police department with him and did the alcohol test which i failed by a very small percentage about 0.02 over the limit in CT-i had a couple of beer a couple of hours before. I contacted lawyer and he told me that we could win the case but asked for about $1500.00. Not sure if i have case here or not -don't want to pay that sum if i still get end up being charged. What should i do?
There is only one way to find out if you have a good defense: put the state to its proof. If you are not comfortable...
I have a bench warrant in ct but i live in ma for a not finshing my dui classes will they extradite me ?
i had a dui 2 yrs ago. i didnt finish the classes because i was homeless in ct. i moved to m.a and became homeless there forgetting about my court date i recieved a bench warrant. can i get it fixed in ma or do i have to go back to ct and because of my situation can i get it done in one day?
States can only extradite when a felony is involved. So if you stay in MA, you should be okay. However, if you get...