From Brian Lockhart, CT Post:
Acting Police Chief Armando “A.J.” Perez has to compete with 10 other applicants for his job–including two other unidentified members of Bridgeport’s finest.
Eleven potential top cops are in the running for the five-year contract, according to City Hall. The deadline to apply was last Friday. Sixteen people submitted resumes, but five did not meet the minimum criteria.
Rowena White, spokesperson for Mayor Joe Ganim–a close friend of Perez’s who promoted him to acting chief in March, 2016–said three of the candidates are from within the police department.
Full story here.