New Haven Police


New Haven Officer Fights Suspension

A New Haven police sergeant is fighting a 15-day suspension given for a comment he allegedly made last June at the front desk of police headquarters.


Wells Fargo Bank robbery suspect (New Haven Police)

New Haven Police Investigate Bank Robbery

New Haven police are asking for the public’s help in investigating a bank robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank Wednesday.



Man Survives Multiple Gunshots In New Haven

A New Haven man has been critically wounded in a shooting in the city’s Hill neighborhood.


Jeffrey Covington (New Haven Police)

New Haven Police Make Murder Arrest

New Haven police have made an arrest in a shooting that killed one teenager and injured another.


Spiral Notebooks

Report: Connecticut Police Flouting Records Laws

Some police officials in Connecticut refused to release documents they’re required to disclose under state law when asked by reporters who visited all the police departments in the state, three newspapers reported in Thursday editions.


Wilfredo Gonzalez (Courtesy New Haven Police)

New Haven HS Student Arrested For Bomb Threats On School

New Haven Police arrested a junior at Wilbur Cross High School Monday after receiving a threatening call this morning.



Judge Allows Black Officers’ Lawsuit To Proceed

A Super judge is allowing a lawsuit to proceed by black police officers accusing New Haven of racial discrimination over a sergeant promotion test in the same city where the U.S. Supreme Court ruled white firefighters’ civil rights were violated over a promotion test.


File photo of a prison cell block. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Probes Find No Wrongdoing In Yale Prof’s Prison Cell Death

Internal investigations by the Connecticut Judicial Branch and New Haven police found no wrongdoing by authorities in the arrest and detention of a Yale University professor who died in a jail cell in November.



New Haven Officers Allege Racism In Department

Black officers are alleging racism at the New Haven Police Department, including the use of the N-word during a police radio transmission in December.



New Haven Homicide

A man was shot and killed in the area of East Pearl Street and Pierpont Street Friday night in New Haven.