Internal affairs investigation concludes officers involved in Cox case violated NHPD policy

Officers involved in the incident were cited in the IA report for not having their body cameras on during the incident, improperly using a phone while driving and lying to investigators.

NHPD Chief recommends dismissal of officers involved in Randy Cox case

The Board of Police Commissioners will now hear the case and make a final decision on firing the officers involved.

Four months in, New Haven leaders praise crisis team’s progress

The team has responded to almost 300 calls and is planning to expand its hours in July, but has also faced challenges connecting residents to services

Two arrested for local shooting as NHPD reviews reporting procedures to New Haven Schools

Ten New Haven Schools were forced into a lockdown on Monday after shots were fired between two cars a block behind Science Hill.

Police make arrests after drive-by shooting behind Science Hill forces 10 schools into lockdown

New Haven police tracked down the two cars they suspect were involved and arrested three men in connection with the shooting.

Student hit by vehicle at York-Elm intersection hospitalized for injuries

The 18-year-old student was crossing the intersection during a green light late Saturday night, according to New Haven police, when she was struck by a pick-up truck.

Undergraduate arrested after YPD finds firearm, illegal drugs in dorm

The student was escorted out of Benjamin Franklin College last Wednesday evening.

State bill aims to decrease juvenile detention rates

Reformed juvenile detention procedures and increased community outreach are the latest efforts to reverse a pandemic-era spike in juvenile offenses.

“An imbalance of power”: Students criticize YPD for limited reforms

As YPD implements a new differential response model to emergency calls, student activists have continued to push for abolition.

New Haven Police Department continues training programs aimed at decreasing police brutality

NHPD hopes to see progress with national de-escalation program, cultural sensitivity training and other adjustments following the paralyzation of Randy Cox in police custody.

New details emerge about student assault at Phelps Gate

Following a YPD community alert four days after the assault occurred, new details about the attack and its aftermath have emerged.