by Paul Bass | Dec 21, 2014 11:15 am | Comments (3)
New Haven cops doubled up on patrol shifts Saturday night in the wake of the shooting deaths of two Brooklyn police officers.
by Paul Bass | Dec 19, 2014 8:09 am | Comments (6)
Law enforcement has “called in” 164 gang members for a strict talking-to. It’s anyone’s guess how many showed up or went straight.
And the notorious Newhallville “R2” gang is still in business, if it ever went away.
by Staff | Dec 18, 2014 8:58 am | Comments (9)
New Haven Police Union President Louis Cavaliere Jr. Wednesday “challenged” the police chief to move more quickly on negotiations over outfitting city cops with body cameras.
by Paul Bass | Dec 18, 2014 8:04 am | Comments (11)
Mayor Toni Harp has formally reprimanded Police Chief Dean Esserman for his conduct at a Yale-Army football game and put him on notice that similar behavior in the future will lead to “more severe consequences.”
by Paul Bass | Dec 16, 2014 4:16 pm | Comments (1)
Andrew Constantinou wasn’t a familiar face in Newhallville, but the devastation he helped wreak there earned him a five-year prison sentence.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 16, 2014 12:00 pm | Comments (1)
Cabbie Marixxa Berrios has a new reason to be cautious—someone has been robbing her fellow Union Station cabbies at knifepoint upon reaching his destination.
by marcia chambers | Dec 15, 2014 1:56 pm | Comments (2)
While the nation debates whether to outfit cops with body cameras, Branford’s officers are already walking the walk—and praising the results.
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by Paul Bass | Dec 12, 2014 3:31 pm | Comments (42)
Mayor Toni Harp stood by Chief Dean Esserman in the wake of embarrassing allegations about a confrontation he had with an usher at the Yale Bowl, while the president of the police union called for an investigation.
by Staff | Dec 12, 2014 12:11 pm | Comments (5)
A man was in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after someone shot him in the head Friday morning.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 11, 2014 12:28 pm | Comments (12)
A plan to reduce the number of fire lieutenants from 50 to 40 moved forward while the city and the union clashed over whether the move will save needed money or exacerbate diversity and overtime problems.