City

Yalies teach nonviolence in New Haven schools

April 25, 2014 • 0
When 12 New Haven middle school students gathered in a classroom during their spring break were asked to define peace, their response was unanimous.
City

Police arrest lockdown suspect

April 23, 2014 • 0
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.
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City

Homicide suspect arrested

April 22, 2014 • 0
The New Haven Police Department has handcuffed the individual they believe responsible for one of the city’s two most recent homicides.
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UP CLOSE | An abundance of caution

April 21, 2014 • 0
In November, campus shut down after rumors of a rogue gunman reached the New Haven Police Department. Although the tip did not prove correct, in the wake of shootings at Columbine and Sandy Hook, universities are more concerned about campus safety than ever before.
University

Incident draws attention to drug use

April 21, 2014 • 0
In the wake of a March incident at Durfee Hall, the University is attempting to stymie the growing problem of hard drug use on campus.
City

One year later, gun bill praised

April 11, 2014 • 0
Connecticut lawmakers are touting comprehensive firearm restrictions passed one year ago as instrumental to a continuing decline in gun violence.
City

City leaders launch youth mentoring campaign

April 10, 2014 • 0
A group of New Haven’s highest ranking public officials gathered on Wednesday to implore members of the Elm City to take action against the youth violence that continues to plague its streets.
City

Malloy delivers data portal

April 8, 2014 • 0
A government website that delivers aggregated data to the masses could have far-reaching implications for life in Connecticut by increasing transparency and community involvement.
City

Study probes impact of trauma on community

April 3, 2014 • 0
Recent scientific findings have steered activists, academics and public officials in New Haven to support programs that address the effects of violence on the mental health of inner-city residents.
City

Antiviolence discussion continues

March 28, 2014 • 0
Chris Murphy held a second roundtable meeting last week that convened leaders from all corners of the city.
City

Shooting kills young homicide victim

March 27, 2014 • 0
Days after police found two gunshot victims outside a nearby elementary school, more details have emerged in the city’s latest homicide case.
City

Report shows statewide crime decrease

March 24, 2014 • 0
Despite New Haven’s reputation as a dangerous city, the overall crime rates in Connecticut have decreased in the past several years, a report issued Friday by the governor’s office showed.