by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 18, 2014 1:47 pm
Deborah Diaz was sitting in the courthouse in tears, facing eviction, when legal aid lawyers came to her rescue. A new proposal by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy would help ensure people like her can still find legal help when they need it.
by Staff | Apr 17, 2014 4:56 pm
Cops have charged an 18-year-old New Haven man with murdering 17-year-old Taijhon Washington on March 24.
by Staff | Apr 17, 2014 12:16 pm | Comments (3)
Xiao Wang sent in the following write-up about the success of local students at the Marshall-Brennan National Moot Court Competition.
by Staff | Apr 15, 2014 3:24 pm | Comments (2)
Under questioning, a shooting suspect repeatedly denied involvement—then broke down and confessed.
by Paul Bass | Apr 11, 2014 5:00 pm | Comments (17)
The firefighters union, which endorsed Toni Harp’s campaign for mayor, has taken her to court to try to block her appointment of the new director of the city’s 911 emergency communications center.
by Staff | Apr 11, 2014 1:39 pm
A top cop is moving from overseeing internal affairs to refilling a spot in the chief’s office.
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 11, 2014 8:10 am | Comments (16)
Amid concern that New Haven is inviting baseless lawsuits, a panel voted 3-1 to approve a contentious $285,000 settlement with a firefighter who was losing a legal battle with the city.
by Staff | Apr 10, 2014 12:56 pm | Comments (1)
Police arrested a 24-year-old alleged New Haven drug dealer on charges of beating and robbing one of his customers.
by Staff | Apr 8, 2014 12:37 pm | Comments (1)
Wracked with jealousy, a 17-year-old woman broke into her 23-year-old boyfriend’s Rosewood Avenue home, stabbed his 22-year-old cousin up to 20 times in his head, arms, and back; and then stabbed the boyfriend “at least six times in his arms and legs,” police reported.
by Paul Bass | Apr 8, 2014 8:54 am | Comments (2)
A man who pocketed up to $1 million through a poverty real-estate scam in struggling city neighborhoods aims to cut his time behind bars from 30 years to zero—by helping the government convict his alleged accomplices.