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News and Communications

June 14, 2016
On Saturday June 4th, the Yale Police Department (YPD) hosted the 6th annual Battle of the Badges bench press competition. This cancer fundraising event drew eighteen teams...
May 31, 2016
Presented by the Yale Police Department, the Battle of the Badges Bench Press Competition benefits breast cancer research at Smilow Cancer Hospital. Open to the public. For...
May 11, 2016
Yale University Police Department and the New Haven Field Office of the FBI have announced the Future Law Enforcement Youth Academy (FLEYA), a groundbreaking joint effort to...
May 9, 2016
Congratulations to the YPD Honor Guard who placed 1st and 2nd at two recent events. In March, they took first place for Best Police Honor Guard in the 2016 Greater New Haven...

Messages from the Chief/Timely Warning

Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 06/28/2016 - 10:38pm More...
Message from Chief Ronnell Higgins 04/08/2016 - 12:41am More...