by Paul Bass | Jul 1, 2015 3:19 pm
Stacy Spell used to track down gang members like the ones staring at him, so he could lock them up. This time he had a different mission.
by Staff | Jun 30, 2015 11:35 am | Comments (3)
A suspected drug dealer stabbed Officer Paul Prusinski several times in the right forearm as Prusinski arrested him, police reported.
by Staff | Jun 26, 2015 11:11 am
Someone shot a 47-year-old man named Jerome Myers to death in the Hill early Friday, police reported.
by Staff | Jun 25, 2015 4:48 pm | Comments (2)
A top target of the feds’ largest-ever New Haven drug sweep is to spend a decade in jail.
by Sebastian Medina-Tayac | Jun 24, 2015 5:38 pm | Comments (1)
When Gainesville Chief of Police Tony Jones returns to Florida from New Haven, he plans to consider pairing police officers with social workers to help children cope with violence — a tactic New Haven police, in partnership with the Yale Child Study Center, have employed since 1991.
by Paul Bass | Jun 24, 2015 12:10 pm | Comments (35)
Three minutes and 39 seconds into the 911 call, the dispatcher interrupted the caller and raised her voice.
by Paul Bass | Jun 23, 2015 5:06 pm
It was a ritual moment at New Haven police headquarters, and yet it sounded like the first time the words had been uttered.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 22, 2015 7:57 am | Comments (15)
One man told of cops stopping him for driving while black, of his son being unfairly arrested. Another spoke of barriers to “moving freely” in the suburbs.
Familiar stories about the sea of distrust that separates officers from the black and brown communities they police — only these were being told by cops.
by Finnegan Schick | Jun 19, 2015 12:34 pm | Comments (15)
Cops and fed-up neighbors found agreement about the dirt-bikers that have revved back onto the streets this spring: Both sides are tired of the mayhem.
by Staff | Jun 18, 2015 4:38 pm
Detective Mike Wuchek had no trouble finding a murder suspect and serving him a warrant: the suspect was already in jail.