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.
Toad’s to close for 2 days
The state will close Toad’s for two days this month, after the state’s Liquor Control Commission’s charged the business with selling alcohol to minors.
Mobile apps facilitate campus safety
Mobile technology, like that used by University of New Haven students during the Dec. 3 lockdown triggered by a loose gunman on campus, and the Yale Alert system used during the Nov. 25 gun scare, were critical to ensuring safety on campus this year.
YPD reports two sexual assault allegations
The Yale community received three emails last week reporting two separate complaints that two Yale students were sexually assaulted on the night of Feb. 8 at the same off-campus location.
Antiviolence group formed
The Coalition of Anti-Violence Stakeholders announced how it plans to help push legislation to tighten gun control and improve public safety.
YPD hosts Citizens Police Academy
In an effort to strengthen the ties between police officers and the communities they serve, the Yale Police Department opened registration for its semi-annual Citizen’s Police Academy.
See’s death investigation continues
Months after Samuel See was found dead in a local jail cell, his family continues its quest for clarity of the events that led to his death.
YPD messages scrutinized
Though 69 Clery-reportable crimes took place on campus in 2012, only 28 warning messages were sent to the Yale community that year.