City | 12:17 am | October 18, 2012 | By Clinton Wang

‘Apple picking’ thief strikes Chapel and High


The Yale community may soon receive another message from Yale Police Chief Ronnell Higgins after a Wednesday night theft attempt broke out just hours after Higgins released an afternoon safety advisory on iPhone theft. Dubbed “apple picking,” the new phenomenon has been on the rise as thieves target iPhone users for robbery attempts. But the »

City | 8:38 pm | September 18, 2012 | By Michelle Hackman

More details emerge on Berkeley robbery


Late Sunday evening, Yale Police arrested a man and a woman suspected of breaking into Berkeley Entryway I and stealing students’ possessions. More details about exactly what happened Sunday night emerged through the day on Monday. The suite targeted is home to Zana Davey ’15, who said her suitemate propped the door open for a »

City | 8:13 am | September 17, 2012 | By Jamie Feyko and Adriana Miele

Two arrested in Berkeley North Court


A man and woman were arrested in Berkeley North Court Sunday evening after allegedly breaking into entryway I and stealing from a student dorm room. Members of a suite on the third floor had left the door propped open, and the two man and woman allegedly took advantage, stealing iPods, phones, wallets and a laptop. »

City | 10:52 pm | August 8, 2012 | By James Lu

Man arrested at ‘Dark Knight’ screening faults city

Sung-Ho Hwang, the New Haven lawyer arrested at the Criterion movie theater Tuesday night during a screening of "The Dark Knight Rises," said he was carrying a gun for self-protection.

Mayor John DeStefano Jr. lobbied the state legislature for tougher gun control laws at a Wednesday afternoon press conference, condemning the behavior of a New Haven man who was arrested Tuesday night after he brought a .40-caliber handgun into a screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” at the Criterion movie theater on Temple Street. Sung-Ho »

City | 12:34 pm | August 8, 2012 | By James Lu

Armed man arrested at Criterion ‘Dark Knight’ screening

At a screening of the new Batman movie at the Criterion Tuesday night, police arrested an armed man who they said did not comply with officers' instructions.

A 46-year-old New Haven man was arrested Tuesday evening after bringing a .40-caliber semi-automatic pistol into a screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” at the Criterion movie theater. Sung-Ho Hwang was charged with breach of peace and interfering with police for his refusal to comply immediately with the instructions of New Haven Police Department officers, »