James Rovella, Commissioner of the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, has now dealt with the first major disaster under his administration: Wednesday’s deadly crash at Bradley Airport.
The latest shooting in Hartford occurred just 90 minutes before the Governor announced stepped up state assistance to Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport to stop gun violence Tuesday. The shooting in the city’s South End was not fatal but was just a block from Bulkeley High School were there had been a fatal shooting earlier this month.
Connecticut’s governor-elect has chosen retired Hartford Police Chief James Rovella to be next commissioner of the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection.
Hartford’s police chief has confirmed that he plans to retire by early next year.
Hartford’s mayor says he has selected a high-ranking member of state police as his preferred choice to replace the city’s outgoing police chief.
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford Police are investigating a report of firearms being stolen from the home of a man who passed away last week. According to police, the man’s son and his mother had gone to the house on Garden Street to secure his belongings and noticed three firearms were missing. They claim that […]
Newly elected Governor Ned Lamont saying it’s a no go during a press conference on Friday.
Hartford officials have chosen a Connecticut State Police leader to head the city’s police department.
Hartford officials are fighting the proposed reinstatement of a city police detective who was fired last year after making racist comments while being arrested on drunken driving charges.
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on a World War II-era bomber plane crashing outside of Bradley International Airport (all times local): 6:50 p.m. A Connecticut state official says seven people died in the crash of a World War-II airplane during an aborted takeoff from Hartford’s airport. Public safety Commissioner James Rovella says the […]