by Staff | Jun 15, 2014 1:15 pm
Once police caught one suspect, Officer Carlos Conceicao knew where to find his alleged partner.
by Staff | Jun 9, 2014 12:07 pm
Officers tracked down, Tased and arrested a suspect in a shooting, and a man hit over the head with a baseball bat is in a medically induced coma, after a hectic weekend on New Haven’s streets.
by Staff | Jun 1, 2014 5:26 pm
She drove a Nissan Maxima. She was traveling in the intersection of Edgewood Avenue and Norton Street around 4 p.m. Sunday afternoon.
by Paul Bass | Mar 13, 2014 4:35 pm | Comments (23)
Police escorted a man out of Edgewood Park last weekend after a jogger 911 called to report that the man had concealed his face and pressed himself up against a hidden wall under a bridge where crimes have taken place. The episode sparked a wide-ranging discussion of policing and race in this Independent thread. Following is a transcript of the 911 call. (Click here for the original story.)
by Paul Bass | Mar 11, 2014 4:14 pm | Comments (93)
The man lurking under the bridge pressed his body up against a concrete wall.
by Staff | Mar 3, 2014 12:59 pm
Paul Ryan was high up in the air above Hotchkiss Street and Edgewood Avenue in the freezing cold Monday morning, clearing the air.
by Paul Bass | Feb 24, 2014 2:12 pm | Comments (21)
An outraged Westville writer succeeded in getting the parks department to follow parking laws in the wake of last week’s snowstorms—for a little while.
by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 17, 2014 6:00 pm | Comments (8)
The sign read “Tow Zone—No Parking.” Beneath stood a Chevy Malibu, newly parked in a space cleared out amid the mounds of snow and ice clogging one-block Argonne Street.
by Allan Appel | Dec 5, 2013 2:10 pm | Comments (3)
A new band of energized west-siders have set out make their park safer and more beauitful by picking up one cigarette butt, one can of soda—and one discarded tire and bicycle—at a time.
by Paul Bass | Nov 1, 2013 5:07 pm | Comments (20)
Dusk was settling in as Bela rode her bike home from work through Edgewood Park on Halloween night. A gunman hid in the shadows.