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10/30/2021 - 10/30/21-Recent gun violence in Hamden

Hamden Police - News Release

DATE: 10/30/21

CONTACT: Sean J. Dolan – Public Information Officer

PHONE: 203-230-4065

PIO #: 21-129 (Reference PIO #’s 21-124, 21-125, 21-126, 21-127, and 21-128)

The Hamden Police Department will be expanding its’ Halloween operational plan for the remainder of the weekend. This is in direct response to the uptick in gun violence over the past several days. The operations will include an increase in bicycle patrols, motorcycle units and further deployment of the Crime Deterrent Unit.

These additional units will supplement patrol officers to increase overall visibility, deter criminal activity and increase public safety.

The Hamden Police Department requests that anyone with information and/or video surveillance related to the gun violence this past week contact HPD at 203-230-4000.

Any information provided can remain confidential.


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  • (203)230-4000
  • 2900 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, CT
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