Local News for New Haven, Connecticut


Police department defends officer with gang associations

NEW HAVEN – A Connecticut police department is defending the hiring of an officer who was identified in background checks as someone who associated with known gang members and displayed gang-affiliated hand signals. New Haven police in a release say the discovery was made during the officer’s employment with Connecticut’s Department of Correction and during READ MORE.

Man drowns in West River

WEST HAVEN – After more than three hours of searching, police and fire officials in West Haven and New Haven found the body of a man who went under water in the West River Sunday evening. The call came in at 5:20 p.m. and first responders began searching for the man about five minutes later READ MORE.

CitySeed: Science Haven will be …

Science Haven will be at the Edgewood Park Market this coming Sunday to engage kids in some great science activities. Kids can come to the POP! tent at the market, get their free $2 POP! coins and have some fun with… Read the article on twitter.com READ MORE.

CT State Police: Members of the CSP …

Members of the CSP Mass Transit Unit participated in a CTRail full scale training exercise along side of DOT, Amtrak PD, New Haven PD and New Haven Fire Department. The Mass Transit Unit stationed on the trains, buses and ferries with the their explosive detection K9’s. Read the rest of the article on twitter.com READ MORE.

Sarah Cody

Check out all the great things to do this weekend including coming to the Shubert to see The Four Italian Tenors tonight and Mystery Science Theater 3000 tomorrow! Thank you Sarah Cody and WTNH News 8 for featuring us! 8 Things To Do This Weekend from WTNH News 8! The Shore Line Trolley Museum Goodspeed READ MORE.