by Staff | Mar 26, 2015 2:13 pm | Comments (13)
Former New Haven Alder and prominent trial lawyer Michael Stratton popped back into town Wednesday to clear up some unfinished legal business—and left with a clean slate.
by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 26, 2015 1:07 pm | Comments (7)
Mayor Toni Harp said she was thinking of both the police’s and the public’s safety when she made a controversial decision about placing an officer on desk duty—and she herself had received a threat amid mounting tensions.
by Alison Leigh Cowan | Mar 25, 2015 2:11 pm
Lisa Wilson-Foley, a wealthy protégée whom ex-Gov. John G. Rowland liked to call “grasshopper” as he tutored her behind the scenes on the art of politics, will follow her mentor straight to prison for her role in the botched business scheme they engineered with her husband to help her win a U.S. Congressional seat.
by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 24, 2015 4:53 pm | Comments (25)
Mayor Toni Harp announced late Tuesday afternoon that she has directed the police chief to put a patrol cop on desk duty pending the completion of an internal investigation into an arrest during which he slammed a handcuffed 15-year-old girl to the ground.
by Paul Bass | Mar 23, 2015 4:17 pm | Comments (44)
The cop shown in a controversial video throwing a handcuffed 15-year-old girl to the ground is remaining on patrol while police investigators review his actions.
by Staff | Mar 23, 2015 11:26 am
Cops shut down Church Street by the Green during rush hour Monday morning as their bomb squad responded to a report of suspicious boxes.
by Paul Bass | Mar 20, 2015 5:09 am
by Paul Bass | Mar 19, 2015 4:07 pm | Comments (6)
Dwayne Branch heard “some banging” outside as he set up the Prince Hall Masonic Temple for a weekly meeting.
by Paul Bass | Mar 18, 2015 4:26 pm | Comments (58)
Police are opening an internal affairs investigation into an arrest of a 15-year-old girl who was knocked to the ground by a cop during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
by Alison Leigh Cowan | Mar 18, 2015 12:39 pm | Comments (1)
John Rowland has earned a second term—a second term behind bars.