City | 10:29 pm | January 25, 2012 | By James Lu

YPD introduces new SMS tip system

Yale Police break up Crushes and Chaperones back in 2010.

Yale Police Department Chief Ronnell Higgins tweeted Wednesday to introduce YaleTip, a new anonymous mobile text tipoff system. The new service — available by texting yaletip and a message to the YPD to 67283 — processes messages through a third-party, thereby protecting the identity of tipsters, YPD Assistant Chief Steven Woznyk explained in a Wednesday »

City | 3:45 am | January 23, 2012 | By Akbar Ahmed

Late-night fire alarm rocks Davenport

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Students in Davenport College were awoken minutes before 3 a.m. by the less-than-dulcet announcement that a fire emergency had been declared in the building. Davenporters in three entryways, and those in the college’s common room and library, streamed into the college’s courtyard in various states of undress and irritation. While the initial general consensus was »

City | 4:13 pm | January 14, 2012 | By James Lu

Sophomore proposes new gate near Toad’s

A sophomore wants to install a new gate in hopes of keeping students safe around Toad's.

After 80 to 90 Quinnipiac University students were cited for public urination last fall, a Morse sophomore has proposed a new security gate between Toad’s Place and Mory’s to keep hooligans out. In a Saturday morning email to Morse and Stiles students, Alex Fisher ’14 put forward a proposal he said he submitted to the »