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Airplane Crash Victims Recalled As Cheerful Sisters

AP | SUSAN HAIGH | Posted 08.17.2013 | Crime

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Two sisters who died when a small plane crashed into their Connecticut home a week ago were "angels of God," cheerful and loving g...

Plane Crashes Into Connecticut Home

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel

EAST HAVEN, Conn. — A small plane crashed in a working-class neighborhood near an airport on Friday and engulfed two houses in flames, likely ki...

Interim Police Chief Named After Racism Allegations In East Haven Town

AP | Posted 04.14.2012 | Latino Voices

EAST HAVEN, Conn. — The mayor of a Connecticut town embroiled by allegations of Latino bias by police on Monday announced the appointment of an ...

'Leonard Gallo Should Be Fired' Panel Says

AP | By STEPHEN SINGER | Posted 02.01.2012 | Latino Voices

EAST HAVEN, Conn. -- Police commissioners in East Haven voted unanimously Tuesday to recommend that the mayor fire the police chief instead of letting...

WATCH: East Haven Mayor Says Police Chief's Retirement Is 'Selfless'

AP | STEPHEN SINGER | Posted 03.31.2012 | Latino Voices

EAST HAVEN, Conn. — The chief of a police department roiled by a Latino abuse scandal announced his retirement Monday, ending a 14-year tenure m...

WATCH: East Haven Police Chief Retiring After Town Hit By Scandal

AP | By DAVE COLLINS | Posted 03.31.2012 | Latino Voices

HARTFORD, Conn. -- The police chief in a working-class city where four officers have been charged with tyrannizing Latino residents and using excessiv...

Mayor: I Deserve Criticism For 'Taco' Remarks

AP | Posted 01.29.2012 | Latino Voices

EAST HAVEN, Conn. -- The mayor of a Connecticut town who has been criticized for his quip about eating tacos in response to an anti-Latino bias invest...

A Little Bit of Arizona in East Haven

El Chanclaso | Posted 03.30.2012 | Latino Voices
El Chanclaso

These four police officers failed in their duties to protect people, using their power and influence to terrorize Latinos instead.

East Haven Mayor Blasted For 'Taco' Quip About Latinos

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 03.26.2012 | Latino Voices

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The mayor of a working-class city roiled by allegations of police discrimination against Hispanics faced scathing criticism W...

WATCH: East Haven Mayor Further Angers Latino Community With Ridiculous Taco Dinner Statement

The Huffington Post | Cindy Y. Rodriguez | Posted 01.25.2012 | Latino Voices

East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo is facing heavy criticism for controversial comments made after four police officers were charged for using excessive f...

FBI Arrests East Haven Police Officers For Assaults Of Latinos

Posted 03.25.2012 | Latino Voices

Associated Press, John Christoffersen EAST HAVEN, Conn. -- Four police officers, including the president of the local police union, were arrested T...

Hispanics Leaving Connecticut Town, Citing Racial Abuse By Police

AP | MICHAEL MELIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

EAST HAVEN, Conn. — Santiago Malave has worked law enforcement jobs in Connecticut for more than four decades, but as a Puerto Rican, he says he...