Federal authorities have charged two men, one from Wethersfield man and the other from West Hartford, with drug trafficking offenses after the men allegedly tried to buy three kilograms of what they thought was heroin from an undercover officer. Jose “Pete” Carrasquillo, 31, and Dwayne Thompson,...

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  • Public Hearing Monday On Plan To Crack Down On Anti-Abortion Centers
    The public will have a chance to weigh in on a plan to halt alleged deceptive practices at Hartford’s anti-abortion centers, a hot-button issue that already has aroused frustration among community groups. A hearing is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at city hall. More
  • Stamford Mother Faces Deportation Monday
    When Miriam Martinez-Lemus arrived in the United States in 1992 after traveling hundreds of miles from Guatemala to cross the U.S. border in Arizona, she cleaned houses to earn money to hire an immigration lawyer. Today, Martinez-Lemus, 53, is still fighting to stay in the United States. More
  • Dispute erupts over staffing of Candlewood marine patrol
    BROOKFIELD — Candlewood Lake’s senior Marine Patrol staff have filed a vote of no confidence in the lake authority’s chairwoman, claiming she has interfered in staffing decisions concerning patrol officers. All but one of the senior staff members decided after a heated exchange during the Candlewood Lake Authority’s monthly meeting Wednesday to declare no confidence in Chairwoman Phyllis Schaer. More
  • Unmarked heroin bags new hurdle in overdose investigations
    STAMFORD — For decades, heroin dealers have been branding the translucent glassine envelopes they send out to the streets — as a marketing gimmick, a commentary on current events, or sometimes both. Bags stamped WMD — weapons of mass destruction — were popular during the Iraq War. More
  • Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin Says He's Now Eyeing A Run For Governor
    Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin said he’s now giving serious thought to a gubernatorial run, just days after Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman announced she won’t seek the state’s highest office. “I’m considering it,” Bronin, a Democrat in his first term, said Saturday. More
  • Three charged with conspiracy to smuggle heroin into Goose Creek Correctional
    ANCHORAGE — Acting U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced last week that a federal grand jury returned an indictment charging three individuals with conspiring to smuggle ... with possession with the intent to distribute a controlled substance.
    11/18/2017 - 2:45 pm | View Link
  • Man charged in fatal shooting of 17-year-old NYC girl
    Gosy is charged with one count of unlawfully conspiring to distribute and dispense controlled substances resulting in the death of six patients. three counts of unlawfully distributing and dispensing drugs like fentanyl, oxycodone, and tapentadol ...
    11/14/2017 - 9:46 am | View Link
  • 10 people, including two from Arkansas, charged in drug trafficking investigation
    MEMPHIS — Federal prosecutors say two men from Arkansas are among 10 charged with conspiring to sell drugs in western ... with some accused of conspiracy to possess and distribute large amounts of meth, cocaine or marijuana. The Arkansan suspects were ...
    11/14/2017 - 5:03 am | View Link
  • 10 Charged With Meth, Cocaine Trafficking in Tennessee
    (AP) — Federal prosecutors say 10 people have been charged with conspiring to sell methamphetamine ... They face charges of conspiracy to possess and distribute large amounts of meth, cocaine and marijuana. This investigation was conducted as part ...
    11/13/2017 - 8:09 pm | View Link
  • Former executive charged with conspiring to illegally distribute fentanyl
    The founder of an Arizona-based pharmaceutical company has been charged with spearheading a “nationwide conspiracy” to illegally distribute fentanyl, a powerful prescription painkiller. John N. Kapoor, 74, was charged with numerous felonies, including ...
    10/25/2017 - 5:00 pm | View Link
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  • New York — FBI
    If you were injured in or witnessed the October 31, 2017 truck attack in the Tribeca neighborhood of Lower Manhattan, New York, you may be eligible for certain ...
    11/17/2017 - 11:27 am | View Website
  • Criminal Defense Lawyer Los Angeles | Shaun Khojayan
    Large cocaine and marijuana federal indictment dismissed A Federal Indictment accusing Attorney Shaun Khojayan’s client of allegedly conspiring to distribute 26.8 ...
    11/17/2017 - 10:30 am | View Website
  • Filipino charged in NY bomb plot
    Russell Langi Salic, 37, who had previously been linked to the Maute group, was accused of conspiring with a Canadian and a US citizen in Pakistan to carry out bomb ...
    11/16/2017 - 12:26 pm | View Website
  • Suspended Virginia Tech LB Tavante Beckett charged with ...
    Suspended Virginia Tech LB Tavante Beckett charged with possession of marijuana, conspiracy to sell/distribute
    09/13/2017 - 6:56 am | View Website
  • Two charged in regional drug ring enter federal plea ...
    Two of the five men charged with trafficking a wide range of narcotics, including fentanyl, in the Grand Forks region have been indicted and signed plea agreements in ...
    08/30/2017 - 2:48 am | View Website
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