WestConn program focuses on human trafficking

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DANBURY – The global issue of human trafficking will be the topic of a four-day program at Western Connecticut State University that begins Monday. The program kicks off with a panel discussion in women’s, children’s and family rights and contemporary slavery that is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. in Room 102 at Warner Hall. Panelists include […] [Read More]
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Missing Danbury teens found

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UPDATE - Police cancelled missing child alerts for two 14-year-old girls that were issued on Sunday. The cases of both Jessica Salinas and Joselin Delcid have been resolved, police said Sunday afternoon. DANBURY - Police on Sunday issued missing child alerts for two 14-year-old girls and cancelled an alert for a 15-year-old boy who has been located. […] [Read More]
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Remains found in Patterson, N.Y.

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PATTERSON — State police from the Brewster barracks are investigating the discovery of apparent human remains in a wooded area on Saturday. The remains, which authorities said were “in an advanced state of decomposition,” were discovered about 500 feet east of Maple Avenue about 9:15 a.m. Deputies from the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office handled the […] [Read More]
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Argument leads to car strike

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BROOKFIELD  – A 54-year-old local man is facing first-degree reckless endangerment charge after striking a person with his motor vehicle, police said. Palmer Collier, of Candlwood Birches, Brookfield was arrested April 15 when police responded to 63 Prange Road, Brookfield for a report of a verbal argument. On arriving on the scene officers learned that […] [Read More]
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Burglary arrest of New Milford man

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Justin Hazel, 29, of Boardman Terrace, New Milford is facing burglary and larceny charges relating to incidents on March 26 and April 6, according to court records. Hazel was arrested by New Milford Police on April 17 while incarcerated in New Haven on larceny and burglary charges from two April 6 incident, police said. The […] [Read More]
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Fleeing accident leads to DUI arrest

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A 49-year-old New Milford man is facing charges of evading responsibility and drunken driving related to an April 16 one car crash in the area of Aspetuck Ridge Road. Dennis Federle, of Two Rivers Lane, New Milford was located by New Milford Police April 16 and arrested following a brief investigation after he left the […] [Read More]
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DUI arrest of New Milford man

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A 47-year-old New Milford man is facing drunken driving charges following a police investigation into erratic driving. Keelin Maniscalco, of Adams Lane, New Milford was arrested April 14 on Danbury Road when police responded to a 911 call about an erratic driver, polce said. Mansicalco was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or […] [Read More]
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Lake Lillinonah boat launch open

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The newly renovated state boat launch at Route 133 in Bridgewater on Lake Lillinonah has opened for use this weekend. This launch remains open through Sunday, April 20, and then will close again for final paving from Monday, April 21, through Friday, April 25. It reopens Saturday, April 26. Boaters can continue to access the […] [Read More]
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