New London Crime
Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near New London, CT or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Wednesday Apr 16 | via TheDay.Com
Attorneys for Chihan Eric Chyung, who was found guilty by a New London jury last month of fatally shooting his newlywed wife, are seeking to overturn the conviction based on their claim that the jury verdict contains inconsistent findings concerning Chyung's state of mind. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 15 | via The Day
Russell J. Dykema, 52, of 35 Inchcliffe, Gales Ferry, was charged Monday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Comment?
Sunday Apr 13 | via TheDay.Com
Ivette Webster, 42, of 584 Shennecossett Road, Apt 174, was charged Saturday with driving with a suspended license or registration and running a stop sign. Comment?
Saturday Apr 12 | via TheDay.Com
Ashley Papski, 26, of no certain address was charged Friday with conspiracy to commit third-degree larceny, possession of a hallucinogen and possession of drug paraphernalia. Comment?
Thursday Apr 10 | via The Day
A 53-year-old New London man was sentenced in U.S. District Court Thursday to 10 years in prison for distributing heroin and illegally possessing firearms. Comment?
Thursday Apr 3 | via TheDay.Com
Former Mashantucket Pequot Chairman Michael Thomas is appealing his conviction on federal theft charges, claiming a judge mistakenly prevented him from presenting evidence that could have helped clear him. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 1 | via TheDay.Com
Xavier Cluff, described by the U.S. Attorney's office as one of the largest and most frequent customers of a man at the top of a heroin trafficking operation in southeastern Connecticut, was sentenced in U.S. District Court Tuesday to 70 months in prison followed by four years of supervised release. Comment?
Monday Mar 31 | via The Day
New London Police arrested a 34-year-old Hartford man Monday on charges he sexually molested two young girls who were the daughters of a friend. Comment?
Monday Mar 31 | via TheDay.Com
Police charged four people Sunday with home invasion after they allegedly beat and robbed a man of his game console and $20 at his Blackhall Street home. Comment?
Saturday Mar 29 | via Patch.com
A Groton man is facing child pornography charges - the result of a statewide Connecticut State Police investigation. Comment?
Thursday Mar 27 | via The Day
Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio on Thursday said the city will rehire Officer David McElroy - an outcome of his ongoing negotiations with the local police union to settle a backlog of pending grievances filed by the union on a host of labor-related issues. Comment?
Thursday Mar 27 | via TheDay.Com
New London Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio on Thursday announced plans to rehire a police officer fired in December for allegedly leaking a document to the press about a rape reported in the downtown area. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 26 | via TheDay.Com
Chihan Eric Chyung told a New London jury how he met and fell and love with the woman he would eventually shoot and kill as he began testifying Tuesday at his murder trial. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 25 | via TheDay.Com
Matthew Kessler, 47, of 345 Gold Star Highway, Apt. #117, was charged Monday with driving with a suspended license or registration. Comment?