North Haven Police search for three alleged shoplifters

North Haven Police search for three alleged shoplifters

NORTH HAVEN – Police are searching for three people who they say stole about $800 worth of merchandise from Ulta on Universal Drive Sunday afternoon. From North Haven Police: The first suspect is described as a black male wearing an “Internet Famous” baseball cap with green brim, black coat, dark pants, and boots. The second […]

Hamden Police make arrests in drugs, shoplifting cases

Hamden Police make arrests in drugs, shoplifting cases

From the Hamden Police Department: HAMDEN – Members of the Hamden Police Department Street Interdiction Team, Patrol Division and Emergency Services Unit executed a search and seizure warrant Thursday at 129 Shepard St. that was the result of a month long drug investigation. During the search of the residence, officers observed Samuel Mcelveen throw a pillow […]

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 […]

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. […]

Third person charged in Hamden credit card fraud case

Third person charged in Hamden credit card fraud case

HAMDEN – A third person has been charged in connection with the theft of a wallet and credit cards from a Hamden resident. On Oct. 2, a 71-year-old Federal Street man reported that his wallet was stolen while he was shopping at a local supermarket. Officers found that credit cards in the wallet were then […]

Bullet found lodged in Morse Street home

Bullet found lodged in Morse Street home

HAMDEN – On Wednesday, Nov. 22, Hamden Police responded to a Morse Street residence on the report of criminal mischief. The homeowner advised police that on Monday at approximately 7:45 p.m. her daughter heard a loud noise. They searched their home and found a bullet lodged in an interior wall. The bullet entered the residence through a […]