COPS & COURTS
Second police punching incident documented on social media, NHPD to investigate

The New Haven Police Department will conduct its second internal investigation on use of force of the year, following a March 2 incident in which […]

New Haven lawmakers, activists push back against delay on use of force clause

Fearing reduced protections for communities of color, New Haven officials and activists have pushed back against proposed changes to the use of force clause in […]

Facing a future without moratoriums, civil rights lawyers, housing advocates push for right to counsel

Despite moratoriums enacted at the federal and state levels, landlords are using exceptions to file eviction cases in New Haven. The number of cases will […]

young man who has received an eviction notice
ULA demands NHPD, City Hall response to death of Jorge Osorio-Caballero

On Jan. 16, Fair Haven resident Jorge Osorio-Caballero was found dead with gunshot wounds in his personal vehicle. Almost two months later, his killer has […]

ULA activists gather on the steps of the NHPD.
Arrest warrant charges Qinxuan Pan with murder in shooting death of Kevin Jiang ENV ’22

The New Haven Police Department has issued an arrest warrant charging MIT researcher Qinxuan Pan with murder in the shooting death of Kevin Jiang ENV […]

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Three ‘inappropriate touching’ incidents reported around Yale’s campus

On Wednesday afternoon, Yale students reported a series of groping and “inappropriate touching” incidents around Yale’s central campus area. “A large group of teenage males […]

Alders, law enforcement agencies discuss increasing violent crime rates in New Haven

In response to the high number of violent crimes that have occurred in New Haven over the past year, the Board of Alders Public Safety […]

Three found dead in two fatal incidents along College Street and near East Rock Park

The New Haven Police Department is investigating three deaths that were first reported on Monday. Two men were found dead in a storage space on […]

Admin, YPD respond to community concerns following Jiang shooting death

In the aftermath of the shooting death of a Yale graduate student, the Yale Police Department and administration spoke to leaders of Yale’s constituent schools […]

Connecticut Department of Corrections closes Northern Correctional Institution

After 26 years of operation, Connecticut’s Northern Correctional Institution will shut down by July 1. Gov. Ned Lamont announced the closure in a Feb. 8 […]

In Connecticut’s state prison system, vaccinations begin

After much debate, the Connecticut Department of Correction staff issued the first wave of vaccinations for eligible groups of staff and inmates on Feb. 1. […]