Summer party dispute leads to Hamden man’s arrest

Summer party dispute leads to Hamden man’s arrest

HAMDEN – A Hamden man is facing charges stemming from a dispute between neighbors that happened last summer. On July 16, 2017 Hamden Police responded to a Helen Street residence on the report of an assault, according to spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. Police had responded the the home earlier on the report of a dispute, […]

Hamden man hit by car crossing Dixwell Avenue

Hamden man hit by car crossing Dixwell Avenue

HAMDEN – A Hamden man suffered what police described as life-threatening injuries Thursday morning when he was hit by a car as he tried to cross Dixwell Avenue. The incident happened at about 8 a.m. Thursday, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith in the area of Dixwell Avenue and Skiff Street. “A 30-year-old […]

Man sought in Christmas Eve armed robbery

Man sought in Christmas Eve armed robbery

From the Hamden Police Department: On December 24th at approximately 9:30p.m. Hamden Police responded to 1414 Whitney Ave. on the report of an armed street robbery. Investigation revealed that an individual, described as a black male wearing dark clothing, approached a 63 year-old woman as she was exiting her motor vehicle. He then demanded her […]

Hamden police seeking three for Christmas Eve shoplifting

Hamden police seeking three for Christmas Eve shoplifting

HAMDEN – Police are looking for three suspects who stole bottles of alcohol from a Dixwell Avenue liquor store on Christmas Eve. On Dec. 24¬†at about 3 p.m., Hamden Police responded to 1890 Liquor Store, 1890 Dixwell Ave. on the report of shoplifting, according to police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. The three men stole about […]

Man charged with assaulting pregnant girlfriend

Man charged with assaulting pregnant girlfriend

HAMDEN – The boyfriend of the pregnant caregiver of a Hamden resident will spend the new year in jail after he was charged with assaulting his girlfriend. The incident happened at about 9:30 a.m. Thursday, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith, when police responded to a Smith Drive home on the report of […]

Teens charged with stealing car from Hamden driveway

Teens charged with stealing car from Hamden driveway

HAMDEN – Two teenagers stole a car on West Helen Street on Christmas Eve while its owner had it running to warm it up, according to police. At about 10:30 a.m. Sunday police received a report of a car stolen from a driveway on West Helen Street, Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith said. “The […]

Teen accused of sexually assaulting child in Hamden

Teen accused of sexually assaulting child in Hamden

HAMDEN – A 14-year-old is facing sexual assault charges for allegedly assaulting another child under 10 years old this summer. Because of the age of the accused, Hamden Police did not release their named or even gender. The incident happened in the southern section of town in August, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald […]

Man holds up woman at gunpoint on Christmas Eve

Man holds up woman at gunpoint on Christmas Eve

HAMDEN – A man robbed a 63-year-old woman at gunpoint on Christmas Eve on Whitney Avenue near Mather Street, according to police. The woman was getting out of her car when a black man wearing dark clothing approached her, demanded her money and pulled out a gun, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. […]