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Connecticut Home Invasion

Home Invasion Survivor Won't Run For Congress

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut doctor whose wife and two daughters were killed in a 2007 home invasion said Wednesday he has decided not to...

Home Invasion Killer Reveals Reason He Killed Woman, Two Girls

AP | Posted 11.09.2013 | Crime

SOMERS, Conn. — A man convicted in the brutal home invasion killings of a Connecticut woman and her two daughters in 2007 said no one was suppos...

Home Invasion Survivor And New Wife Share Good News

AP | Posted 08.02.2013 | Crime

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut doctor whose wife and two daughters were killed in a 2007 home invasion says he and his new wife are expectin...

Man Convicted In Deadly Home Invasion Could Seek New Trial

AP | Posted 09.23.2013 | Crime

HARTFORD, Conn. — Authorities responding to a 2007 home invasion that left a woman and her two daughters dead in Connecticut told a hostage nego...

Questions Still Loom On Anniversary Of Deadly Home Invasion

Posted 07.23.2013 | Crime

Six years after a horrific home invasion that left three Connecticut women dead, questions still abound over law enforcement's response to the tragedy...

Home Invasion Killer Is Sentenced To Death

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 03.28.2012 | Crime

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — How does a man move on with his life after losing his wife and daughters to two ruthless home invaders who tormented, then ki...

Death Sentence In Brutal Connecticut Home Invasion

AP | By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 02.08.2012 | Crime

By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN, Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- A jury condemned a Connecticut man to death Friday for killing a woman and her two dau...

Suspect Put Family Through 'Ultimate House Of Horrors' In Brutal Home Invasion: Prosecutor

AP | By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 12.03.2011 | Crime

By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN, Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- A Connecticut man and his accomplice created "the ultimate house of horrors" in a 2007...

Sister: Connecticut Home Invasion Killer Molested Me

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 12.31.2011 | Crime

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The sister of a man convicted of killing a woman and her two daughters in a gruesome home invasion told a jury Monday he sexu...

Man Convicted In Deadly Home Invasion Molested His Own Sister: Mother

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 12.27.2011 | Crime

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Connecticut man facing a possible death sentence for killing a mother and her two daughters in a gruesome home invasion adm...

No Mistrial In Brutal Connecticut Home Invasion Case

AP | Posted 12.03.2011 | Crime

By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN, Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- A judge denied a defense motion for a mistrial Monday after a supporter of the victims...

Teen Killed In Connecticut Home Invasion Took Minutes To Die: Doctor

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 11.27.2011 | Crime

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A 17-year-old girl who died in a gruesome home invasion that also killed her sister and mother likely took up to several minu...

How Much Is Too Much?

Sue VanDerzee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sue VanDerzee

I talked to a local editor today about a horrific home invasion triple murder. Will people watch the stories? Yes. Are we helped in any way by the graphic coverage? No.