Violent Crime in CT Continues to Decline

September 28, 2022

This week, the annual crime statistics report that compiles data on crimes reported to state law enforcement agencies was released, and it shows violent and property crimes are down from the previous year, which preserves Connecticut's status as one of the safest states in the country.

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DOL Alerting Residents to Unemployment Text Scam

August 24, 2022

I want to alert you about a recent communication from the Connecticut Department of Labor (CTDOL) on a series of text scams that include links to fake webpages resembling CTDOL unemployment pages, including the unemployment benefits login page.

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Fighting for Safer Roads in Our Community

August 23, 2022

Anyone who has traveled between Newtown and Bethel along Route 302/Sugar Street has driven through the sharp curve near Hattertown and Dodgingtown Road. With a recent uptick in accidents, I worked with the Persaud family and State Department of Transportation to install chevron signs along the curve in concert with road paving.

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Bill Addressing Motor Vehicle Theft Signed into Law

July 20, 2022

Over the past two years, Connecticut, like many states across our country, has experienced an uptick in juvenile motor vehicle thefts and other criminal activity. I heard your calls for swift action and responded by leading bipartisan discussions to develop smart juvenile justice reforms. I'm pleased to share that legislation addressing the pandemic-driven uptick in juvenile crime has been signed into law.

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