West Haven Veterans Hospital. (File)

Complaints at VA go unanswered, says staff

News 8 Investigators

The West Haven VA hospital is still making changes after a February Inspector General’s report found major safety and cleanliness issues.

Ankle Bracelet Tight Parole

On parole but free to go anywhere

News 8 Investigators

The state has hundreds of parolee’s using ankle bracelets that track their movement through GPS. But do they work?

The Connecticut Lottery headquarters in Newington was the scene of one of Connecticut's worst cases of workplace violence, Mar. 6, 1998.

Workplace violence in CT underreported

News 8 Investigators

On March 6, 1998, four people died at the state lottery headquarters when a disgruntled state employee brought a gun to the office.

Robert Nagle.

Vets money taken by state, family blocked out

News 8 Investigators

The day after 95-year-old Army veteran Robert Nagle moved into the Rocky Hill Veteran’s facility, he signed a document giving VA staff permi…


Victims wait as rape kits go untested

News 8 Investigators

Dawn Artis was asleep on her couch in her Hartford apartment. Her husband had left for a comedy club. She was alone with someone they both k…

Rape Kit 1

Victims wait as rape kits go untested

News 8 Investigators

Connecticut has made drastic changes to the way it processes rape kits, which can be integral to solving sexual assault crimes. But are the …

power companies

State weighs in on sky-high energy costs

WTNH–When Rich Perotti opened his February power bill, he was convinced there had been a mistake. “I was just in shock when I saw it,” said …