Hamden Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Man Tries to Steal Cash Register from Bon-Ton in Ham...

    22 hrs ago | via Patch.com 

    The man allegedly took the register, ran to the front of the store, fought with security and tried to shatter the window on the way out. A New Haven man was charged with trying to steal a cash register from the Bon-Ton on Dixwell Avenue on Saturday night.

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  • Hamden Man to be Sentenced for Shooting that Paralyz...

    Thursday Jul 2 | via Patch.com 

    A Hamden resident will serve 15 years in jail for his part in the shooting of a town man who was left permanently paralyzed, according to the New Haven Register. Randall Beach of the Register reports Kevin Blackman, 25, of Dixwell Avenue, will be sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit first-degree assault, conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery and criminal possession of a firearm.

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  • Hamden police investigate burglary

    Monday Jun 29 | via WTNH 

    Hamden police are looking for the person who broke into a home on Morse Street through a kitchen window before stealing numerous items including a car. The incident happened overnight, between 2 and 4 in the morning, while the homeowners were asleep.

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  • New Haven Man Charged With Robbery and Assault in Ha...

    Monday Jun 29 | via WTNH 

    According to Hamden police, Michael Barlowski, 24, of New Haven, entered the Bon Ton store on Dixwell Avenue concealing a crossbar. Store employees observed him disassembling the wires of a cash register, then taking the cash register itself and running towards the front of the store.

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  • Hamden Resident Returns Home to Find Burglar on Prop...

    Monday Jun 29 | via Patch.com 

    A Hamden resident returned home to find a burglary suspect on his property before the suspect fled in a vehicle that was parked in the driveway. As the homeowner returned to his residence, he observed a silver, newer model sedan parked in his driveway, Capt.

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  • Car stolen during burglary at Hamden home

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via WTNH 

    According to authorities, the burglar broke in to the Rolfe Road home through a kitchen window, took the homeowner's wallet and keys while the residents slept, then stole their 2014 Volkswagen Passat with Connecticut license plates 3AFKVO.

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  • Burglar Breaks Into Home, Steals Car While Residents...

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via Patch.com 

    Hamden police are investigating an overnight burglary in which the homeowners' wallet and keys, and eventually their car, were stolen while they were sleeping. The burglary occurred at a Rolfe Road residence on Tuesday and investigation revealed that the suspect forcibly entered the home through the kitchen window, Capt.

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  • Houses Recently Sold in Hamden

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via Patch.com 

    Plus: Man faces charges in burglary, vandalism of Paier School of Art; Hamden public schools job openings; Real estate roundup and more. A report analyzes how many Dunkin' Donuts are located in each community and explores whether you have too many or not enough.

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  • Photos: Quinnipiac Residents Hall Council Takes a Hike

    Monday Jun 22 | via Patch.com 

    Acadia , Big Y, ShopRite, 7-11 and several other bottled brands have been recalled due to possible E. Coli contamination. A man is accused of using a fixed blade knife to damage 16 vehicles at a Hamden dealership around 3 a.m. on Saturday.

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  • Middle School Ranked; Author Injured in Crash; Polic...

    Sunday Jun 21 | via Patch.com 

    Plus: Man faces charges in burglary, vandalism of Paier School of Art; Hamden public schools job openings; Real estate roundup and more.

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  • Man arrested for burglarizing Hamden home while boy ...

    Friday Jun 19 | via WTNH 

    A New Haven man arrested Thursday in connection with a February bank robbery in Hamden is the same man who allegedly burglarized a Hamden home while a 10-year-old boy hid in a bedroom at the end of May. Police say 31-year-old Derrick Hoover, arrested Thursday at Meriden Superior Court, was the getaway driver after Salvadore Edwards robbed the First Niagara Bank at 1248 Dixwell Avenue on February 20. Edwards was arrested shortly after the holdup. According to authorities, Hoover forced his way into a home on Belmont Street on May 27, broke in to a safe, and stole money and jewelry.

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  • Defense Attorney: DNA Report Raises Questions in Ham...

    Thursday Jun 18 | via Patch.com 

    Nicholas Papantoniou, 38, aka "Nickel P," is due in court next week for a probable cause hearing in the murder of Hamden's Larry Dildy. The man accused of murdering Hamden's Larry Dildy last October is due in court next week for a probable cause hearing and his defense attorney says a new lab report that shows only Dildy's DNA is on the alleged murder weapon means that there are "a lot of hurdles for the state to overcome," in the case, according to the New Haven Register.

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  • Milford Police Report: June 17

    Wednesday Jun 17 | via Milford Mirror 

    Milford police issued an arrest warrant for Rebecca Goddard, 43, of an unknown address on June 11 after they concluded an investigation into a July 2014 complaint from a Milford resident regarding an acquaintance harassing them. Investigation led to an arrest warrant being issued for Goddard, who is accused of harassing the victim.

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  • Hamden K-9 Tracks Down Man Who Pulled Rifle on Cab D...

    Sunday Jun 14 | via Patch.com 

    Editor's note: In case you missed it from earlier this week, this story was originally posted on June 10. Hamden police arrested a man they say pulled a rifle on a cab driver after he exited the taxi without paying the fare. The man was later found hiding in a back yard Sergeant Michael Nawrocki and his K-9 partner "Hank" and arrested.

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  • Driver of Hamden hit & run that killed mother, a...

    Wednesday Jun 10 | via WTNH 

    Hamden Police announced that they have arrested the man that operated the vehicle which killed 67-year-old Doris Gonzalez on Oct 30, 2014. Akinei Burruss, 38-years-old of New Haven, was apprehended by Clinton Police, and arrested by Hamden Police on May 27. Gonzalez died while crossing Dixwell Avenue, in the vicinity of Haig Street last Oct. Emilio Gonzalez and his wife Doris walked down to ALK Wine and Liquors to grab a bottle of wine.

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  • Teen shot in New Haven remains in non-life threateni...

    Tuesday Jun 9 | via WTNH 

    Hamden police officers were dispatched Monday night at 10:55pm to a reported person shot on Dorman Street; located on the town line of Hamden and New Haven. The victim, a sixteen year old male from New Haven, told police that he had been shot near Dix Deli on Dixwell Avenue and Basset Street.

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  • New Haven Teacher's Sexual Assault Charges Disposed

    Monday Jun 8 | via NBC Connecticut 

    Robert Schmitt, a special education teacher at the Micro Society Magnet School in New Haven, has been arrested for sexually assaulting three students at the school. A judge has disposed of the case of a New Haven special education teacher accused of sexually assaulting four students at the MicroSociety Magnet School during the 2011-to-2012 school year.

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Hamden Law

Could I get jail time for getting caught driving with a suspended license, dui related?
in 2009, I got my license suspended for dui. I got my license suspended for 6 months and then two weeks before my 6 months were up I had to drive because my mother was too tired to drive and driving down a hill anyone's speed would increase and i got caught speeding. Now i have to report to court soon and I am worried about getting send to jail. What are the chances of not getting sent to jail?
Every time you get caught, you increase your chances of doing jail time. If you lose you license for more than a year...
I had my first dui in 06 i took a class to dimissed it so i got a second one in 2010 my bac was under .16 what would happen
i had my first dui in 06 i took a class to dimissed it so i got a second one in 2010 my bac was under .16 what would happen
Assuming you are correct that you previous DUI was dismissed in 2006 than your DUI in 2010 should be treated as a first...
Can I get out of a dui charge if BAC after breathalizer test was 0%? Also got infraction for possession of marijuana and pipe
19 years old male. Connecticut. Originally got pulled over for not getting my emissions done.I was driving fine. But got pulled into station for apparent dui, I told officer I had smoked 4 hours before incedent.
Probably not. It's not just DWI of Alcohol but of any substance which causes impairement of your ability to operate the...
Can my New York license be suspended from getting a DUI in Connecticut ?
I was pulled over for speeding and arrested early Sunday morning .After blowing a .22 I was charged with a DUI.
The answer is yes. DMV Conn will notify NY
Got pulled over found out I had 2 FTA from 9-10 years ago. One was a traffic violation and 1 was a DUI. Court tomorrow for DUI.
Have 2 FTA from 9-10 years ago. 1 for traffic infraction, 1 for DUI. Went to court today and was told to go back to the court houses that they were originally from. Tomorrow morning I have court for the DUI what can I expect to happen. I thought everything was taken care or but I was wrong.
I am not licensed in Connecticut, but in California, where I am licensed, I have handled several cases with this...
My husband had 3 DWI/DUI 18 years ago he just got arrested foe a DUI/DWI and driving with a suspended license.
My husband had 3 DWI/DUI 18 years ago. Recently he was arrested for a DWI/DUI and driving with a suspended license. The lawyer we hired claims he has a deal of 2 years prison time, 1 year DWI/DUI and 1 year for the suspended license. We don't feel as though he has worked on any defense we think he just accepted a deal if there really is one. What is really a potential resolution? Should he accept this deal or go to trial?
If you're dissatisfied you should get a second or even a third opinion from other DWI attorneys. But I'm not in a...
If i wished to remain anonymous on a accident report do i have to testify in court to be a witness
i was a witness who wished to remain anoymous to a car accident for a suspicion of dui do i have to go to court
If you are subpoenad to court by an Attorney you are required to appear and if you don't the Court can order you to...