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Formation: Controversy Blown Out of Proportion

Glenn Rohrbacker

February 17

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Beyoncé stole the Super Bowl stage Sunday, Feb.7 with the performance of her new single, “Formation,” which overshadowed both Coldplay and a fresh-looking Bruno Mars. This song was released just a day before the big game,...

The Police Are Ordinary People Just Like Us

The Charger Bulletin

November 11

Filed under Opinion & Editorials

By BENJAMIN LAPLANTE Contributing Writer [email protected] The police have gained a lot of negative attention in the media over the past year because of events that started in Ferguson. The news of the justified...

The 24th Annual Arnold Markle Symposium

Alyssa MacKinnon

October 7

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The 24th Annual Arnold Markle Symposium took place Oct. 3 and 4 at the University of New Haven. The Symposium was on the topic of Police Involved Shootings, and featured speakers who are nationally recognized experts in law enforcement...

Campus Crime Blotter 3/12/14

The Charger Bulletin

March 12

Filed under Features

   *In accordance with the Federal law known as the Clery Act, the UNH Campus Police maintains a Crime Log, which contains information on alleged criminal incidents reported to the UNH Police. The following are matters of publ...

College of Crime Fighting

Katerina Sperl

February 14

Filed under Campus News and Events, Local, University of New Haven

The education level of police is constantly changing. A couple of decades ago, few police officers ever attended college. Today, the large amounts of criminal justice majors contribute to having more disciplined, obedient units....

West Haven Drug Bust: $3 Million Worth of Marijuana Seized

Kerri Zbodula

October 17

Filed under Local

Early this month, authorities detained 360 pounds of marijuana and tens of thousands of dollars worth of growth equipment in West Haven, Conn. Police had achieved a search and seizure warrant on Wednesday, Oct. 3, for an apartment...

UNH Participates in National Tell A Police Officer “Thank You” Day

Ryan Irons

September 19

Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

University of New Haven students in the American Criminal Justice Association: Psi Omega chapter held their 1st Annual Police Appreciation Luncheon in response to a Facebook group Whole Truth Project’s event “National Tell...

Officials: Cops coerced boys in NJ gang-rape case

Liz De La Torre

April 15

Filed under Global News

From The Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. – The two youngest boys charged with gang-raping a 7-year-old girl last month may have been pressured into confessing and implicating others in the case, according to two people with...

“Christian Warriors” Allegedly Plotted Attack on Cops

The Associated Press

April 1

Filed under Global News

DETROIT – Nine suspects tied to a Christian militia that was preparing for the Antichrist were charged with conspiring to kill police officers, then kill scores more by attacking a funeral using homemade bombs, federal prosecutors...

Chile Troops, Police Attack Post-Quake Looting

The Associated Press

March 3

Filed under Global News

CONCEPCION, Chile – Rescuers found signs of life in the wreckage of a 15-story building Monday as the world offered aid to victims of an earthquake that killed more than 700 people. Troops and police arrested dozens of people...

Calif. city’s police to wear head-mounted cameras

Liz De La Torre

December 19

Filed under Global News

From The Associated Press SAN JOSE, Calif. – San Jose police are testing head-mounted cameras to record interactions with the public. The test using 18 patrol officers comes as citizens' groups criticize the department f...

Bail hearing for Pa. police accused of cover-up

Liz De La Torre

December 16

Filed under Global News

From The Associated Press SHENANDOAH, Pa. – After taking part in a fight that left a Mexican immigrant mortally wounded on the street, teenagers Brandon Piekarsky and Derrick Donchak fled. They didn't get very far before...

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