Sergeants graduate leadership school
For two weeks, 19 policemen took classes in a variety of fields, including leadership development, corruption control, police legitimacy and media relations.
Sig Ep added to tailgate lawsuit
A lawsuit filed by Sarah Short SOM ’13, who was injured in the fatal U-Haul crash at the 2011 Yale-Harvard tailgate, has been amended to include Sig Ep as a defendant.
NHPD sends new sergants back to school
Starting this week, 19 newly promoted New Haven police sergeants will go back to school to learn about leadership and department command structure.
Ross ’13 enters probationary program
Nearly 14 months after the 2011 Yale-Harvard tailgate, Brendan Ross ’13 has agreed to enter a probationary program that will allow him to maintain a clean record.
NHPD to use upgraded rifles
Starting in February, New Haven police officers will carry in their cars guns larger and more accurate than the Glock 40 pistol on their hips.
NHPD boosts buybacks
As the conversation on gun control heats up, the New Haven Police Department has taken scores of guns off the streets in three successive gun buyback events.
Violent crime drops in 2012, stats show
The number of homicides and deadly shootings in New Haven has decreased significantly a year after the NHPD introduced an updated model of community policing.
New Haven crime on the rise
Despite a 20-year downward trend in overall criminal wrongdoing on and off campus, the University reported an uptick in crime this past semester, particularly thefts, and has reminded students to be wary of their surroundings.