Hamden Police: ‘Tis the season to get ripped off

Hamden Police: ‘Tis the season to get ripped off

From the Hamden Police Department: The Hamden Police Department has responded to several suspicious activity complaints during the past week. During an incident on Filbert Street, a black male, 5’11”, wearing brown pants and a leather jacket, was observed attempting to enter several parked motor vehicles On Dec. 5, a white male was observed on […]

Teens robbed at gunpoint in North Haven parking lot

Teens robbed at gunpoint in North Haven parking lot

NORTH HAVEN -Two teens were robbed Tuesday night in the parking lot of a Washington Avenue restaurant, according to police. The teens had just picked up a pizza from the restaurant and were in their car when they were approached by three masked people, police said. ” One of the suspects opened the driver side […]

‘Mission Girls’ exhibition at Quinnipiac University

‘Mission Girls’ exhibition at Quinnipiac University

HAMDEN – “Mission Girls,” an exhibition that tells the story of Irish women’s emigration from 1883 to 1950, is on display at the Arnold Bernhard Library at Quinnipiac University, 275 Mount Carmel Ave. “These women were a unique phenomenon in western European immigration,” said Maureen Murphy, the library curator. “They frequently traveled on their own and […]

QU professor speaks at 2017 China International Technology Transfer Conference in Beijing

QU professor speaks at 2017 China International Technology Transfer Conference in Beijing

Petulia Blake-Scontrino of New Haven, assistant teaching professor of management at Quinnipiac University, was invited to speak at the 2017 China International Technology Transfer Conference Nov. 27-29 in Beijing. Blake-Scontrino was invited as an “outstanding female scientist” and was asked to deliver a keynote speech about mutual respect and gender equality. She was one of […]

Another guilty plea in Hamden Game X armed robbery

Another guilty plea in Hamden Game X armed robbery

NEW HAVEN – A city man pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to charges that he robbed a Hamden business at gunpoint last year. Rashon Gray, also known as “Loke,” 24, of New Haven, pleaded guilty to one count of Hobbs Act Robbery, an offense that carries a maximum term of 20 years. From the […]

New Haven man found dead on State Street in Hamden

New Haven man found dead on State Street in Hamden

HAMDEN – Police here are investigating the death of a New Haven man. Robert Tyson, 40, of New Haven, was found dead Saturday evening in the back of a building on State Street, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. Smith did not identify the exact address of where Tyson was found “unconscious lying on […]

Hamden Police arrest Goodrich Street man after drug investigation

Hamden Police arrest Goodrich Street man after drug investigation

HAMDEN – Members of the Hamden Police Department Street Interdiction Team, Patrol Division and Emergency Services Unit executed a search and seizure warrant on Dec. 1 on the first floor at 237 Goodrich St. regarding a drug investigation. Officers conducted an extensive investigation into drug sales at that address. A search of James Dickerson, who […]

North Haven Police receive award from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies

North Haven Police receive award from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies

From the North Haven Police Department’s Facebook page: On Nov. 18th, Chief Thomas J. McLoughlin and Lt. Andrew Stavrides accepted an award from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. The process of CALEA accreditation begins with a rigorous self-assessment, requiring a review of policies, practices, and processes, against internationally accepted public safety standards. […]