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 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Bryant Davenport in Bristol on March 5, 2004.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Bryant Davenport in Bristol on March 5, 2004
 
 Deadly Force Reports Index
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of John Sullivan in Plymouth on November 7, 2001.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of John Sullivan in Plymouth on November 7, 2001
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Anthony Newfield in New Britain on July 23, 2002
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Anthony Newfield in New Britain on July 23, 2002
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Windham Regarding the June 19, 2001, Shooting Death of Robert Phelps in Danielson.
  Report by Patricia M. Froehlich, State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Windham, Regarding the June 19, 2001, Shooting Death of Robert Phelps in Danielson
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Tolland Concerning the Use of Deadly Force by Vernon Police Officers Resulting in the Death of William Kennan in Rockville on June 3, 2001
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Tolland Concerning the Use of Deadly Force by Vernon Police Officers Resulting in the Death of William Kennan in Rockville on June 3, 2001
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of Ruddy Lora, a.k.a Juan Gonzalez, in Hartford on July 2, 2003, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of Ruddy Lora, a.k.a Juan Gonzalez, in Hartford on July 2, 2003, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of Robert Davis in Hartford on March 7, 2003, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of Robert Davis in Hartford on March 7, 2003, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Pursuant to Section 51-277a of the Connecticut General Statutes Re: Shooting Death of Mack N. Lucky on November 8, 2004.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Pursuant to Section 51-277a of the Connecticut General Statutes Re: Shooting Death of Mack N. Lucky on November 8, 2004
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Concerning the Shooting Death of Jonathan Mosely in Bridgeport on September 28, 2004, Submitted Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Concerning the Shooting Death of Jonathan Mosely in Bridgeport on September 28, 2004, Submitted Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of John R. Zipoli in Hartford on May 25, 2004, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of John R. Zipoli in Hartford on May 25, 2004, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a
 
 Report of the Investigation of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield into the death of Ronald Wagner in Stratford on November 20, 2004
  Report of the Investigation of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield into the death of Ronald Wagner in Stratford on November 20, 2004
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Concerning the Shooting Death of Tyshan Napoleon in New Haven on March 11, 2005.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Concerning the Shooting Death of Tyshan Napoleon in New Haven on March 11, 2005
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Ansonia/Milford Concerning the Shooting Death of Dennis Kissel by the Seymour Police on June 4, 2004.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Ansonia/Milford Concerning the Shooting Death of Dennis Kissel by the Seymour Police on June 4, 2004, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Hiram Marrero in New Haven on December 16, 2004
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Hiram Marrero in New Haven on December 16, 2004
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield concerning the death of Raylyn George in Bridgeport on August 25, 2005.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield concerning the death of Raylyn George in Bridgeport on August 25, 2005.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Waterbury concerning the Fatal Shooting of Jashon Bryant and the Wounding of Brandon Henry in Hartford on May 7, 2005.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Waterbury concerning the Fatal Shooting of Jashon Bryant and the Wounding of Brandon Henry in Hartford on May 7, 2005
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Waterbury Concerning the Use of Deadly Force upon Robert Miessau on February 21, 2006, in the City of Waterbury.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Waterbury Concerning the Use of Deadly Force upon Robert Miessau on February 21, 2006, in the City of Waterbury
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Pursuant to Section 51-277a of the Connecticut General Statutes Concerning the Shooting Death of Christopher Morro on March 14, 2006.
  Report to the Chief State's Attorney Pursuant to Section 51-277a of the Connecticut General Statutes Concerning the Shooting Death of Christopher Morro on March 14, 2006.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Issued Pursuant to Section 51-277a of the Connecticut General Statutes Concerning the Death of Jamar Marrow in Bridgeport on May 3, 2006.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Concerning the Death of Jamar Marrow on May 3, 2006, in Bridgeport.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Tolland Concerning the Use of Deadly Force Resulting in the Death of Eric T. Habel in Coventry on August 16, 2005.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Tolland Concerning the Use of Deadly Force Resulting in the Death of Eric T. Habel in Coventry on August 16, 2005.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Gerard Chapdelaine in Wethersfield on November 6, 2007.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Shooting Death of Gerard Chapdelaine in Wethersfield on November 6, 2007.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Concerning the Death of Frederick Devon McAllister in Bridgeport on January 31, 2008.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Concerning the Death of Frederick Devon McAllister in Bridgeport on January 31, 2008.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Concerning the Shooting Death of Brian Christopher Batten on March 8, 2008.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Concerning the Shooting Death of Brian Christopher Batten on March 8, 2008.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Concerning the Death of Gonzalo Guizan in Easton on May 18, 2008.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Fairfield Concerning the Death of Gonzalo Guizan in Easton on May 18, 2008.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of Vicente Bermudez in Hartford on February 2, 2008.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Shooting Death of Vicente Bermudez in Hartford on February 2, 2008.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Waterford Police Officer Resulting in the Death of Desjon J. Edwards on June 8, 2009, in the Town of Waterford.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Waterford Police Officer Resulting in the Death of Desjon J. Edwards on June 8, 2009, in the Town of Waterford
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Death of Samuel Victor McLeod in the Town of Wethersfield on February 1, 2011.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Death of Samuel Victor McLeod in the Town of Wethersfield on February 1, 2011.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Ansonia-Milford Concerning the Police Involved Fatal Shooting of Agim Beqiraj on May 23, 2010, in the Town of Seymour.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Ansonia-Milford Concerning the Police Involved Fatal Shooting of Agim Beqiraj on May 23, 2010, in the Town of Seymour.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London concerning the use of deadly physical force by a New London Police Officer on August 24, 2011, in the City of New London.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London concerning the use of deadly physical force by a New London Police Officer on August 24, 2011, in the City of New London.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury on the Death of Joseph M. Della Ventura in the Town of Bethel on October 24, 2009.
  Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury on the Death of Joseph M. Della Ventura in the Town of Bethel on October 24, 2009.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury on the Death of Albert James Voute III in the Town of Danbury, Connecticut on October 8, 2010.
  Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury on the Death of Albert James Voute III in the Town of Danbury, Connecticut on October 8, 2010.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Norwich Police Officer on February 7, 2012, in the City of Norwich
  On February 7, 2012, a Norwich police officer used deadly force resulting in serious physical injury to Fernando Velasquez in the City of Norwich.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Litchfield Concerning the Use of Deadly Force by a Connecticut State Police Officer Resulting in the Death of Frank Escribano in Torrington on July 12, 2012
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Haven Concerning the Shooting Death of Angel Cajigas, April 21, 2012
  The following report concerning the shooting death in Meriden of Angel Luis Cajigas, a.k.a. Raul Rosado, on April 21, 2012, is prepared and submitted by Michael Dearington, State’s Attorney, Judicial District of New Haven, pursuant to Section 51-277a, of the Connecticut General Statutes.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London concerning the use of deadly physical force by a Norwich Police Officer on August 28, 2012, in the City of Norwich.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London concerning the use of deadly physical force by a Norwich Police Officer on August 28, 2012, in the City of Norwich.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Windham Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Willimantic Police Officer on March 12, 2013, in Willimantic, CT
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Windham Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Willimantic Police Officer on March 12, 2013, in Willimantic.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Ansonia-Milford Concerning the Death of Matthew Lofaro in Milford on October 23, 2013.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Ansonia-Milford Concerning the Death of Matthew Lofaro in Milford on October 23, 2013.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Norwich Police Officer Resulting in the Death of Michael Dugas on February 24, 2013, in the City of Norwich
  Section 51-277a of the General Statutes provides that, whenever a peace officer in the performance of his or her duties, uses deadly physical force upon another person and such person dies as a result thereof, the Division of Criminal Justice shall cause an investigation to be made and shall determine whether the use of deadly physical force was appropriate under Section 53a-22 of the General Statutes.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Connecticut State Police Trooper Resulting in the Death of Robert Bergeson on June 18, 2014, in the Town of Salem.
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force by a Connecticut State Police Trooper Resulting in the Death of Robert Bergeson on June 18, 2014, in the Town of Salem.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury on the Death of John V. Valluzzo in the Town of Ridgefield, Connecticut, on May 24, 2013.
  Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury on the Death of John V. Valluzzo in the Town of Ridgefield, Connecticut, on May 24, 2013.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Stamford-Norwalk Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force Resulting in the Death of Bryan Stukes in the City of Bridgeport on April 1, 2013.
  Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Stamford-Norwalk Concerning the Use of Deadly Physical Force Resulting in the Death of Bryan Stukes in the City of Bridgeport on April 1, 2013.
 
 Report on the Death of Jonathan Alvarado
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Middlesex, Concerning the Shooting Death of Jonathan Alvarado on April 8, 2013, in the Town of Westbrook.
 
 Report on the Death of Seth Victor
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Death of Seth Victor on September 3, 2014, in the City of New Britain.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Death of Jesus Espinoza on May 15, 2013, in the City of Hartford
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Death of Jesus Espinoza on May 15, 2013, in the City of Hartford.
 
 Report on the Death of Carnell Williams
  Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Litchfield Concerning the Use of Deadly Force by Police Officers Resulting in the Death of Carnell Williams in Bridgeport on November 25, 2013.
 
 Report of the Waterbury State’s Attorney Concerning the Death of David Werblow on March 15, 2015 in the Town of Branford
 
 Report on the Death of Lashano Gilbert
  Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the In-Custody Death of Lashano Gilbert on October 4, 2014, in the City of New London.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Stamford-Norwalk Concerning the Death of Hua Jian Ye
  On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, Trooper Marc Omara exercised deadly force which resulted in the death of Hua Jian Ye on I-95 in the City of Norwalk. Section 51-277a of the General Statutes provides that, whenever a peace officer in the performance of his or her duties, uses deadly physical force upon another person and such person dies as a result thereof, the Division of Criminal Justice shall cause an investigation to be made and shall determine whether the use of deadly physical force was appropriate under Section 53a-22 of the General Statutes.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Officer-Involved Shooting of Tyrinde Mason-Thompson in Hartford on June 9, 2015
  This report concerns a June 9, 2015, incident, in which the Hartford Police were dispatched to 102 Andover Street in Hartford to assist the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services Capital Region Mental Health Center, with a person who was experiencing a mental health crisis.
 
 Report of the Waterbury State’s Attorney Concerning the Death of Matthew Russo on August 7, 2015 in the City of Hartford
  Pursuant to this policy, on August 9, 2016, Chief State’s Attorney Kevin Kane referred this matter to the State’s Attorney’s Office for the Judicial District of Waterbury for an investigation and the issuance of a report regarding Mr. Russo’s death on August 7, 2015.
 
 Report on the Death of Christopher Andrews
  Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Stamford/Norwalk Concerning the Use of Deadly Force Resulting in the Death of Christopher Andrews in Fairfield, Connecticut, on February 16, 2016.
 
 Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Death of Christopher T. Anderson on August 14, 2015, in the Town of Bolton
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New London Concerning the Death of Christopher T. Anderson on August 14, 2015, in the Town of Bolton
 
 Report on the Death of Daniel Reyes
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of New Britain Concerning the Death of Daniel Reyes on June 26, 2016, in the Town of Thomaston (Released March 17, 2017)
 
 Report on the Death of Richard Love in Old Saybrook on October 10, 2015
  Report of the State's Attorney for the Judicial District of Tolland Regarding the Use of Physical Force Resulting in the Death of Richard P. Love in Old Saybrook on October 10, 2015.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Officer-Involved Shooting of Gregory Bendas in Farmington on December 12, 2013
  This report concerns a December 12, 2013, incident in which a Farmington police officer shot and fatally wounded a person in the course of responding to a violent domestic disturbance.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Hartford Concerning the Death of Jose Maldonado in East Hartford on April 13, 2014
  On April 13, 2014, East Hartford Police notified an inspector from the Hartford State’s Attorney’s Office of a use of force incident in which a police officer deployed his department issued Taser on 23-year-old Jose Maldonado, who had become combative with officers while in custody at the East Hartford Police Department.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Ansonia-Milford Concerning the Use of Deadly Force in Waterbury on March 9, 2017
  The Connecticut State Police Central District Major Crime Squad, acting at the request of the Ansonia-Milford State’s Attorney’s Office investigated the police involved shooting of Rashamel Rogers which took place in the City of Waterbury on March 9, 2017.
 
 Report of the State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury Concerning the Use of Deadly Force Resulting in the Death of Dylan Pape in Stamford, Connecticut, on March 21, 2016
  On March 21, 2016, members of the Stamford Police Department responded to a 911 call reporting that Dylan Pape was outside his home 119 Wedgemere Road, Stamford, Connecticut with a gun. In the course of that response Dylan Pape, age 25, was shot in the street outside the residence by Stamford Police officers Lt. Christopher Baker and Sgt. Steven Perrotta and later died. This State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Danbury was designated to conduct the investigation into the shooting and determine whether the use of physical force by the police officers was appropriate under Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 53a-22.
 
 Report on the Death of Thomas N. Gezotis, Jr.
  Report by Peter A. McShane, State’s Attorney for the Judicial District of Middlesex Regarding the Shooting Death of Thomas N. Gezotis, Jr., in Suffield on April 13, 2017, Issued Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-277a.