by Paul Bass | Sep 1, 2015 4:09 pm | Comments (17)
(Updated) Fire Chief Allyn Wright Tuesday suspended for 15 days a firefighter who allegedly posted a Facebook comment using the N-word.
The firefighter, a lieutenant with 20 years on the job, will be suspended from Sept. 1 through Sept. 30, according to a general order Wright issued.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 1, 2015 2:38 pm | Comments (1)
Legal troubles mounted Tuesday for a homeless man who allegedly stole electricity at the abandoned Salvation Army buildings on Chapel Street, where part of the dismembered body of a fellow homeless man was found last month.
by Staff | Sep 1, 2015 7:21 am | Comments (1)
The wife and children of a detective who protected New Haveners’ lives plan to journey to police headquarters to encourage his colleagues to remember him by helping to give life to others.
by Allan Appel | Aug 28, 2015 3:26 pm
Unfortunately for George Spencer, a man accused of fathering a piglet in our fair burg, a ruling from Judge John C. Blue comes 373 years too late.
by Allan Appel | Aug 28, 2015 12:27 pm | Comments (4)
ACES/ECA, the organization that runs an arts high school on Audubon Street, is seeking to save and take over the John Slade Ely House around the corner.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 28, 2015 9:18 am
Lt. Herb Sharp has been the face of community policing in Newhallville for nearly three years as its district commander.
The job doesn’t always garner him a lot of thanks. This week it did.
by marcia chambers | Aug 27, 2015 11:42 am | Comments (2)
The state will conduct a far-reaching inquiry into how the sex-offender registry system is functioning.
Thomas Ullmann (pictured), the chief of the public defender’s office in New Haven, spoke about the inquiry on the “The Legal Eagle” public-affairs program on WNHH radio.
by Paul Bass | Aug 27, 2015 11:40 am | Comments (3)
The state Supreme Court “took the easy way out” in banning the death penalty—in the view of not just a death-penalty backer, but also a legislator responsible for abolishing it.
by Staff | Aug 26, 2015 4:55 pm | Comments (3)
Cops set out to bust a believed illegal-drug operation Wednesday morning at a house in the Hill. They ended up uncovering “a small warehouse of potentially tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of suspect stolen electronics, power tools, beer and other bulk items.”
by Staff | Aug 25, 2015 4:20 pm | Comments (4)
A woman hit a pedestrian with her car Monday night at Orange and Bradley streets 7:21 p.m. Monday and then drove away—leaving him with four broken limbs.