Hamden

John Silva
December 06, 2019 - 10:59 am
(Hamden, Conn./WTIC) - Police in Hamden are investigating after they say a man allegeldy recorded a child in a store restroom. Investigators say the incident took place late last month at a TJ Maxx store on Dixwell Avenue. According to police, the ten-year-old boy had been shopping with a guardian...
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AP
November 19, 2019 - 5:23 pm
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) - Hamden's acting police chief says one of his officers should be fired for shooting his gun 13 times at an unarmed couple's car and wounding a 22-year-old woman. Acting Chief John Cappiello made the recommendation Tuesday to the town's police commission to fire Officer Devin...
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John Silva
November 13, 2019 - 3:25 pm
(Hamden, Conn./WTIC) - Hamden police say they've cracked a 32-year old murder case in which a father and son were murdered in their home. Early this morning, they arrested 52-year-old Willie McFarland of New Haven. Investigators say McFarland had been wanted for the August 21, 1987 killings of 59-...
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Dave Mager, WTIC News
Dave Mager
November 07, 2019 - 1:25 am
Having grown up on the New Haven side of the town line with Hamden, Rodney Williams says one thing hasn't changed since his arrival in 1978: Police cruisers from mostly white Hamden frequently chasing cars carrying African Americans into mostly black and hispanic New Haven. For Williams and his...
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AP
October 28, 2019 - 12:46 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut police officer arrested for opening fire on an unarmed couple's car and wounding a 22-year-old woman has appeared before a judge for the first time since the charges were filed. Hamden officer Devin Eaton was arraigned Monday on felony assault and reckless...
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AP
October 28, 2019 - 9:21 am
A Connecticut police officer arrested for opening fire on an unarmed couple's car and wounding a 22-year-old woman is set to face a judge for the first time since the charges were filed.
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AP
October 23, 2019 - 10:34 am
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) - At least two students were among several people taken to the hospital following a crash between a school bus and a car in Hamden. Fire officials say the collision occurred shortly after 7 a.m. Wednesday as the bus was taking students to the New Haven Academy. Those hospitalized...
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