New Haven Police Chief Dean Esserman (WTNH)

New Haven pays outgoing police chief $99,500

News 8 Investigators

Before embattled New Haven Police Chief Dean Esserman left, he was paid nearly $100,000 and received a letter of recommendation.

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Fentanyl Tied to Spike in Drug Deaths

News 8 Investigators

As New Haven, state and federal officials met Friday morning, no one knew exactly what they were dealing with.

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State lawmakers look to lobbyists for money

News 8 Investigators

As another legislative session comes to a close, the News 8 Investigators uncover how politicians spend their last weeks – sometimes their l…