From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: Four city police detectives have been placed on desk duty while state police determine which one fatally shot a suspected gun runner Monday night during an undercover operation on the East Side.
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November 26th, 2013 · 3 Comments · Cops, News and Events
November 26th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Cops, News and Events
From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: Mayor Bill Finch hosted Governor Dannel Malloy Tuesday at a community discussion about urban violence and progress the City has made to reduce crime. “Today, we have a wide range of people represented here,” said Mayor Finch. “Law enforcement. Community organizations. Community leaders. Lawmakers. That’s important because police alone […]
November 26th, 2013 · 5 Comments · Cops, News and Events
Update: Chief Gaudett statement Governor Dan Malloy is scheduled to be in Bridgeport Tuesday afternoon (today) to join Mayor Bill Finch, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal and Congressman Jim Himes for a panel discussion on violence reduction efforts in Bridgeport and statewide, according to the city’s public safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer. The discussion will take place […]
November 23rd, 2013 · 25 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Cops, News and Events
When Michael Skakel left a Stamford courthouse on Thursday a free man, now awaiting a new trial in the 1975 murder of teenager Martha Moxley, it was private investigator Vito Colucci who whisked him away from the media throng. Colucci, who has worked many cases in Bridgeport, was instrumental in Skakel receiving a new trial […]
November 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · City Politics, Cops, Firefighters
Video courtesy of Doing It Local. News release from Bill Kaempffer, public-safety spokesman: A city man faces motor vehicle charges after crashing his car into a nightclub late Friday. The vehicle crashed through the wall and came to rest near the bar. The vehicle was traveling on Central Avenue, crossed Boston Avenue and crashed into […]
November 21st, 2013 · 2 Comments · Cops, News and Events
Police officials will visit the Success Village (Success and Granfield Avenues) today at 3:30 p.m. distributing “friendly reminder” cards featuring tips to avoid being victims of car break-ins and burglaries, according to police spokesman Bill Kaempffer.
November 17th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Cops, News and Events
From Bill Kaempffer, police spokesman: Police are investigating a fatal shooting this morning that happened on North Avenue. Patrol responded to 1010 North Ave. on a report of a person shot. Officer located the victim unresponsive near the entrance to the restaurant Mainport Fish and Chips. He suffered what appeared to be a gunshot wound […]
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