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Juvenile Review Board: A Chance for Underage Greenwich Offenders to Avoid a Criminal Record

Katherine Du | Posted 10.05.2015 | Crime
Katherine Du

Prior to the introduction of the Greenwich Juvenile Review Board (JRB) in late 2008, every arrest in Greenwich, Connecticut was processed and sent directly to court.

Runaway Teens At Large: Greenwich Commissioner Alan Barry's Answer

Katherine Du | Posted 10.05.2015 | Teen
Katherine Du

Teenage runaways fall into two categories: chronic and episodic. Chronic running away is a routine power ploy that could involve substance abuse, while episodic running away involves isolated incidents in which a humiliating event, such as a pregnancy or fear of parental disapproval, triggers a teenager to flee home.

Porn, Sexting, Violence: Police Officer Christy Girard Talks Cybercrime

Katherine Du | Posted 10.02.2015 | Crime
Katherine Du

Cyberbullying and other risky behaviors associated with social media are increasing because children are receiving phones at younger and younger ages.

When a Lost Wallet Leads to Felony Arrest: Interview With Greenwich Police Sgt. Zuccerella

Katherine Du | Posted 10.01.2015 | Crime
Katherine Du

Fake IDs are a Class D Felony, states Sec. 53a-139 of the Connecticut Penal Code. Yet out of the 8720 arrests Greenwich Police Department has made in the past decade, only 247 individuals were charged with second or third degree forgery. Four juveniles out of the 247 were arrested for possession of fake licenses.

Kennedy Family's Cousin Convicted Of Killing Neighbor With Golf Club Could Be Freed

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 12.24.2012 | Crime

SUFFIELD, Conn. — Imprisoned Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel lost a bid for freedom on Wednesday, turned down at his first parole hearing since he...

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Reportedly Hosts GOP Strategy Session In His Mansion

Alpha | Lawrence Delevigne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Hedge Fund manager Steve Cohen held a meeting at his home in Greenwich, Connecticut with Republican Party candidates to discuss strategy for the midte...

Game Of Hide-And-Seek With CT Monkey Called Off

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GREENWICH, Conn. — Connecticut officials have called off a game of hide-and-seek with a small monkey spotted in Greenwich earlier this month. D...

Greenwich, Conn.: Ritzy Suburb

McClatchy | Shashank Bengali | McClatchy Newspapers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When the financial industry tumbled, Greenwich's fortunes fell with it. Now, as the federal bailout has helped lift investment banks to surprisingly r...

Dr. Ben Ramaley: Fertility Doctor Accused Of Using Own Sperm To Artificially Inseminate Woman

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Dr. Ben Ramaley, a Greenwich, Connecticut fertility doctor stands accused of not only impregnating a patient with the wrong man's sperm, but --in a sh...

Shock and Sadness: Hearing The Unspeakable

Jeannie Ralston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeannie Ralston

How terrible that there are people, even "refined, well-mannered" people, who are so self-interested, so self-serving that they have lost a basic sense of humanity.