Category: Law & Order

U.S. Attorneys Daly of Conn. and Fishman of N.J. to be featured speakers at Quinnipiac University School of Law Center Feb. 24

U.S. Attorney for the District of Connecticut the Hon. Deirdre M. Daly and U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey the Hon. Paul J. Fishman will be the featured speakers at the discussion, “Wearing

Texas A&M law professor to discuss negotiation and plea bargaining

Cynthia Alkon, a professor at Texas A&M University School of Law, will present the talk, “Negotiation & Plea Bargaining,” from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, at the Quinnipiac University School of Law Center, 370 Bassett Road. This event is free and open to the public.

Retired judge to discuss Connecticut’s child welfare and juvenile justice systems

The Hon. Clarance Jones, a retired Superior Court judge, will discuss his novel, “Triumph,” which is about Connecticut’s child welfare and juvenile justice systems, from 4:30-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 20, in the Lynne L. Pantalena Law Library, Room 221, in the Quinnipiac University School of Law Center, 370 Bassett Road. This event is free and open to the public.

Fasano, Senate Republicans Applaud Senate Passage of Excessive Force Bill

Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (R-North Haven), Senate Minority Leader Pro Tempore Kevin Witkos (R-Canton), and Senator John A. Kissel (R-Enfield), Ranking Member of the General Assembly’s Judiciary Committee, applauded the Senate’s bipartisan passage of legislation that aims to increase police training and provides incentives to municipalities to equip police officers with body cameras while on duty and interacting with the public.

Virginia Tech Survivor Spreads the Word About the Importance of Active-Shooter Response

Kristina Anderson recounted her story, “Lessons Learned: Surviving the Virginia Tech Tragedy,” for members of the Quinnipiac University community as well as officials with the Connecticut chapter of the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators.

North Haven Housing Authority Chairman in Court

[box]By Noelle Gardner – News 8 Reporter[/box] NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – A North Haven housing official that was arrested on sexual assault charges Tuesday, faced a judge Wednesday afternoon for arraignment. Ralph Cook, the housing

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

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,

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

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

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

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