by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 16, 2019 7:41 am | Comments (8)
After a spate of burglaries, Westville Village businesses are on the lookout for people trying to break into their stores and offices, while moving ahead with a revival of the commercial neighborhood.
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by Sam Gurwitt | Jan 15, 2019 3:34 pm
Hamden police arrested a 21-year-old New Haven woman Tuesday morning after she allegedly sent threatening emails to Hamden High School staff a day earlier.
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by Staff | Jan 15, 2019 2:27 pm | Comments (3)
Officials put Hillhouse High School on lockdown Tuesday after a nearby shooting.
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by Christopher Peak | Jan 11, 2019 4:17 pm | Comments (3)
A barrier-breaking cop walked away from the job with a five-figure check and two letters of recommendation, after suing her former boss for harassment, intimidation and discrimination.
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by Staff | Jan 11, 2019 4:10 pm
Someone shot David London in the head and killed him.
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by Paul Bass | Jan 10, 2019 4:59 pm | Comments (13)
Officers grabbed a fleeing man who had allegedly just shot at a cop. Then they kept him talking and applied first aid until medics could arrive on the scene.
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by Thomas Breen | Jan 9, 2019 3:51 pm | Comments (3)
A day after city police chased and shot a 22-year-old man in the Hill, sections of Howard Avenue, Greenwich Avenue, and First Street were still encircled with yellow police tape and closed to car and pedestrian traffic as state police investigated the shooting.
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by Rev. Steven Cousin | Jan 8, 2019 12:07 pm | Comments (11)
(Opinion) I would like to commend the Board of Alders, under the leadership of President Tyisha Walker-Myers, for its tireless dedication, compassion, and resolve. Board members have displayed these qualities by establishing a Civilian Review Board in a unanimous vote taken Monday night. In doing so, they have achieved something very rare in today’s politics which is to bring people together for a common cause.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 8, 2019 8:01 am | Comments (43)
A 22-year quest for justice culminated Monday night as Emma Jones watched New Haven’s Board of Alders vote to create an all-civilian review board (CRB) with power to investigate officers accused of misconduct.
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by Thomas Breen | Jan 7, 2019 3:05 pm | Comments (23)
New Haven Police Officer Alex Morgillo didn’t dispute that he called his girlfriend a “little whore,” punched her in the face, threw her to the ground, and spat chewing tobacco on her.
He did argue he deserves a chance to avoid jail — and a judge Monday granted him that chance over a state prosecutor’s vociferous objections.
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