Category: Law & Order

UPDATE: North Haven Housing Authority Chairman, Ralph Cook, Arrested On Sexual Assault Charges

[box]By NEWS 8’s Stephanie Simoni[/box] The head of North Haven’s Housing Authority has been arrested on sexual assault charges. Ralph Cook, the housing authority’s chairman and a Rotary Club volunteer, is still behind bars at the North Haven Police Department....

/ November 19, 2014

North Haven Housing Authority Chairman Arrested

[box]By Stephanie Simoni – WTNH[/box] The head of North Haven’s Housing Authority has been arrested on sexual assault charges. Police tell News 8 that Housing Authority Chairman Ralph W. Cook IV, 49, of North Haven, has been the subject of...

/ November 18, 2014

North Haven Police Officer Hit by Vehicle as Suspects Flee

**UPDATE: The suspects have been apprehended. North Haven Police Officers responded to the Ulta Store at 370 Universal Drive North at 8:00 p.m. on Monday June 9th, 2014 after employees reported a theft in progress. Employees of the cosmetics store reported witnessing...

/ June 10, 2014

National Work Zone Awareness Week: State Rep. Dave Yaccarino Attends UPFFA Fire Ops 101

[box]State Rep. Dave Yaccarino and President of North Haven’s Fire Department, Local 2987, Brian DeSimone at UPFFA Fire Ops 101 Training in Hartford.[/box] The Uniformed Professional Fire Fighters Association of Connecticut (UPFFA of CT) held a Fire Ops 101 Day...

/ April 8, 2014

Quinnipiac University to host symposium, ‘Gun Laws, Public Health and the Prevalence of Gun Violence,’ March 1

A diverse group of mental health professionals, medical providers, legal experts and activists will come together for the symposium, “Gun Laws, Public Health, and the Prevalence of Gun Violence: A Critical Look at an Important Balance,” on Saturday, March 1, from 9...

/ February 18, 2014

Quinnipiac University Sponsors ‘Ticket for a Toy’ Drive to Benefit Hamden Children

[box]Patricia Polvani (left), a secretary in the Department of Public Safety at Quinnipiac University, and Shanon Grasso, a public safety officer, have helped organize a ‘Ticket for a Toy’ drive to benefit Hamden children. Those who donate a toy, gift certificate,...

/ November 13, 2013
Fernando Bermudez

Man Exonerated from Murder Charge to Kick Off ‘Dilemmas of Justice’ Lecture Series

Fernando Bermudez, who was released from a New York prison in 2009 after serving 18 years in prison for a murder he did not commit, will present “The Price of Being Wrong” which will kick off the “Dilemmas of Justice”...

/ September 4, 2013
Police raid a North Haven Spa suspected of being a front for prostitution.

Prostitution Investigation and Police Raid in North Haven

[box]from WTNH[/box] Spas in North Haven and East Haven were raided by authorities Thursday, as part of an investigation into allegations of prostitution.

/ June 28, 2013

North Haven Middle School & High School Lockdown Lifted

**UPDATE: The lockdown has been lifted. As a precaution, outside activities at ALL North Haven Schools has been canceled for the remainder of the day. North Haven Middle School and High School were in lockdown as a precautionary measure due...

/ May 17, 2013

Understanding Connecticut’s New Gun Laws

Sen. Len Fasano and Rep. Dave Yaccarino will hold a public meeting to answer questions about Connecticut’s new gun laws passed April 3rd and signed into law on April 4th. The meeting will be held Monday, April 22, from 6pm – 7pm at...

/ April 12, 2013

Three Arrested for North Haven Vandalism Spree

The North Haven Police Department received 24 separate complaints of vandalism to both homes and vehicles, throughout the town of North Haven, between December 3, 2012 and January 15, 2013. The vandalism consisted of both marbles and BB’s being used...

/ March 7, 2013
Lt. Paul Vance

CT State Police Spokesman Lt. Paul Vance to Deliver Quinnipiac University’s Annual Public Relations Lecture

Lt. Paul Vance, the veteran Connecticut State Police spokesman who gained international media attention for his handling of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre that left 26 people dead, will discuss the relationship between the police and the media when...

/ March 5, 2013