Alders Ask Project Longevity for Data
New Haven’s Board of Alders convened a hearing on Tuesday to ask leaders of Project Longevity, a statewide anti-gang violence program, to produce efficacy data before the Board provides the program additional support.
Two development projects negotiated in downtown
Negotiations between the city and a prominent real estate developer over two separate downtown properties could simultaneously create retail space and expand facilities for a local media company.
Report shows racial profiling in YPD, NHPD
Traffic stop data, which is aggregated by police statewide, have been released to inform effective police protocol and investigate the incidence of racial profiling in Connecticut.
Police departments begin recruiting push
Both the New Haven and Yale police departments have launched their fall community outreach programs, with the goals of engaging, educating and recruiting local citizens.
Antiviolence program gains funding, loses leader
With its New Haven coordinator set to resign his post, Project Longevity rallied behind an announcement that the state would back it with a revised, million-dollar budget line this year.
Candidates debate decline in crime
Gov. Dannel Malloy and Republican candidate Tom Foley have begun to discuss their plans to reinforce public safety in Connecticut.
Police arrest lockdown suspect
Police have detained a suspect who they believe to be responsible for last fall's disingenuous phone call about a gunman at Yale that resulted in a seven-hour lockdown.
Homicide suspect arrested
The New Haven Police Department has handcuffed the individual they believe responsible for one of the city’s two most recent homicides.