by Staff | Mar 7, 2014 3:10 pm
Officer Jeremie Elliot spotted a suspect car, and touched off a pursuit that ended two towns away—with a suspect driver in handcuffs.
by Paul Bass | Mar 7, 2014 2:33 pm
Michael, a wanted man carrying a loaded stolen gun, got to meet six of his new Dwight neighbors at once, in a back alley. Unfortunately for him, they were six rookie cops.
by Staff | Mar 6, 2014 1:25 pm | Comments (1)
Police Wednesday arrested an 18-year-old Hamden man in connection with the April 29, 2013, murder of Qusaan “QB” McKoy in a 9:19 p.m. shooting outside Haven Market at Chapel Street and Derby Avenue in the West River neighborhood.
by Staff | Mar 5, 2014 12:32 pm | Comments (10)
(Updated Wednesday 12:30 p.m.) A memorial fund has been set up in honor Satchel Ramos, the former Sound School student who was stabbed to death in Providence, R.I., early Sunday while trying to break up a fight.
by Staff | Mar 4, 2014 12:20 pm | Comments (4)
Just over a year after she was arrested for threatening to carry out an Adam Lanza-like attack on Gateway Community College, a 21-year-old woman was sentenced to prison for her crime.
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 4, 2014 7:47 am | Comments (12)
After an embarrassing false start, the Harp administration’s prison reentry program has a new chief, a new name—and a new mission directly behind bars.
by Paul Bass | Mar 3, 2014 5:00 pm
New Haven strip club owners “failed to take reasonable measures” to stop a man from shooting into the crowd and killing 26-year-old Erika Robinson, her estate charges in a lawsuit filed in Superior Court.
by Allan Appel | Mar 3, 2014 1:25 pm | Comments (1)
The Hill. June, 2004. Shayna Kendall’s brother Jason Craggett was murdered as he sat on his porch on Vernon Street.
Investigating detectives were available night and day and super-professional. They treated the case as if they had lost their own family member.
Result: Kendall decided she wanted to join their ranks. On Friday she did, becoming Detective Shayna Kendall. “‘Shayna’ means beautiful in Yiddish,” noted admiring mom Tina Craggett.
by Staff | Mar 2, 2014 5:06 pm
A night before the Academy Awards, the stars of law enforcement came out to be honored—with a heavy cast of New Haven leading women and men.
by Paul Bass | Feb 27, 2014 5:30 pm | Comments (7)
Scott Lewis was staring at 41 more years in prison for a double murder that sparked an FBI-fueled rallying cry against police corruption. Then Wednesday he was freed, came home—and took two baths.