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.
UP CLOSE | An abundance of caution
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.
Incident draws attention to drug use
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.
One year later, gun bill praised
Connecticut lawmakers are touting comprehensive firearm restrictions passed one year ago as instrumental to a continuing decline in gun violence.
City leaders launch youth mentoring campaign
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.
Malloy delivers data portal
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.
Study probes impact of trauma on community
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.
Shooting kills young homicide victim
Days after police found two gunshot victims outside a nearby elementary school, more details have emerged in the city’s latest homicide case.
Report shows statewide crime decrease
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.