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Area Police On Alert After Dallas Shootings

Jul 8, 2016
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The New Haven Police Department has modified its patrols of the city in the wake of the shootings of police officers in Dallas.

Nassau Police To Change Use Of Force Policies

Jul 5, 2016
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Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter says the police department is changing its use of force policies to mirror a national movement in policing to increase transparency and build trust.

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The Suffolk County Police Department will have 175 new police officers by next summer.

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone says he will nearly triple the size of this year’s police class to offset a spike in retirement over the next three years.

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In Connecticut, Clive Higgins, a former Bridgeport police officer, has been arrested.

Higgins had reported finding a letter disparaging Black police officers  inside his police department mailbox.

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Trumbull Gardens is Bridgeport, Connecticut's largest housing project, with more than 400 households, and it's the location of two shootings in the past month, including one that killed one person and injured eight others.

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