CT State Troopers prepare for New Year’s highway enforcement

Connecticut State Troopers remind motorists that planning and responsible driving will lead to safer road trips for those driving over the New Year’s holiday. State police ask motorists to follow all motor vehicle laws, as their behavior on the roads is essential to keeping potential hazards at a distance while tens of thousands of drivers take to Connecticut roads. Troopers … read more

Holiday police stats: Crashes, DUIs, speeding all up

The Connecticut State Police was on duty this holiday week with increased patrols that began at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 21, 2018 and continued until December 26, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. Troopers patrolled roads and highways across Connecticut focusing on drivers operating under the influence of alcoholic beverages and/or drugs as well as violations committed by aggressive drivers. The … read more

CT State Police report service totals for first snowstorm

Connecticut State Troopers responded to several calls for service, accidents and one fatal beginning at 4 p.m. on Nov. 15 through 8 a.m. on Nov. 16. The following are the totals for State Police response to snow related incidents: Calls for service 1,341 Total accidents 230 Motor vehicle fatalities 1 Serious injury accidents 2 Accidents with minor injury 10

CT State Police report Labor Day weekend stats

Troopers continued to patrol the highways and roads in Connecticut over this 2018 Labor Day weekend.   During this enforcement operation troopers utilized both traditional and non-traditional State Police vehicles. The enforcement project started at 12:01 a.m. on Aug. 31 and ran through 11:59 p.m. on Sept. 3. Troopers focused on drunken driving violations, aggressive drivers, distracted drivers and speeding. … read more