Activists rally for improved policing

October 27, 2014 • 0
Riding on the tails of the Aug. 19 Ferguson protest on Yale’s campus, approximately 60 New Haven activists and Yalies rallied in the rain last Wednesday to protest police brutality.

Police investigate Webster Bank robbery

October 20, 2014 • 0
Less than a half-mile away from Old Campus, the Webster Bank was robbed last Thursday afternoon.

Ebola threat puts response plans in focus

October 17, 2014 • 0
Thursday’s Ebola scare — which instantly triggered statewide concern about the spread of the disease — has brought Yale-New Haven Hospital, the University, the city and their plans to prevent the proliferation of the virus under scrutiny.

Marijuana dispensaries look to curb crime

October 15, 2014 • 0
State officials say new laws have not significantly curbed illegal use of the drug in recent months.

Yale Dems host community policing discussion

October 14, 2014 • 0
At a meeting with the Yale College Democrats last night, New Haven Chief of Police Dean Esserman stressed the importance of community policing in curbing crime in the Elm City.

Illegal riders tear down Elm Street

October 9, 2014 • 0
Bystanders stood shocked on Elm Street last Monday as crowds of illegal dirt bikers and ATV riders tore down the road.

In boon for Malloy, crime rate drops

October 8, 2014 • 0
This year’s “Crime in Connecticut” report revealed a drop in the crime rate of 8.6 percent in 2013 — bringing the state’s number of reported violent and property crimes down to its lowest level since 1967.

Police investigating shooting threat at Harvard

October 6, 2014 • 1
Over 300 members of the Harvard University community received an email on Friday threatening them with a campus shooting.

Nightclub transforms into art store

October 6, 2014 • 0
Once filled by disco lights and loud music, a former Chapel Street nightclub turned art supply store now attracts a different crowd.

Bookstore arson suspect arrested

October 6, 2014 • 0
Three days after an arsonist started a series of small fires in the Yale Bookstore last Monday, the police made an arrest.

Bookstore fire not an accident, police say

October 2, 2014 • 0
Four days after the Yale Bookstore reopened on Monday after closing due to a fire, the New Haven Police Department has identified a suspect.

Harp visits retailers to spur business

October 2, 2014 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp ARC ’78 shopped alongside New Haven residents at Broadway retailers last night to launch her new campaign to promote local businesses.