The Wallingford police department is currently investigating a swatting incident from Tuesday afternoon.
South Windsor is taking precautions after a mosquito collected in the town tested positive for the Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus.
A Wethersfield man has pleaded guilty to taking part in a series of hoax threats last year intended to draw responders, such as SWAT units and bomb squads.
Simsbury police are investigating what they believe to be a ‘swatting’ incident after receiving a threatening phone call on Wednesday.
McLEAN, Va. (AP) — The northern Virginia office building that houses USA Today was evacuated for several hours Wednesday for what police said was an unsubstantiated report of an armed man. Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin Roessler said SWAT teams had searched “every inch” of the building after receiving a 911 call around noon reporting […]
Law enforcement across the country are dealing with a spike in school threats in recent days, including here in Connecticut.
Police departments have enough real crime to worry about, which is why they take reports of fake incidents so seriously.
The Connecticut State Police are reminding residents that falsely reporting incidents is illegal.
DONGGUAN, China (AP) — No gold. No medal. No more winning streak. The U.S. reign atop international basketball has ended — this time, thwarted by France at the World Cup. For the first time since 2006, the U.S. sent NBA players to a major international tournament and won’t win gold. Evan Fournier scored 22 points, […]
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