UPDATE: video of Gaudett news briefing. For a second consecutive day, a shooting has claimed a life in the North End. Police say a 30-year-old construction worker on Chopsey Hill Road near Pond Street was shot dead Thursday morning by a man now in custody who apparently had asked about a job. Police have arrested […]
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March 26th, 2015 · 3 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
March 4th, 2015 · 6 Comments · News and Events
From public safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Workers with the Water Pollution Control Authority and Public Facilities are out again today clearing snow-covered catch basins.
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February 21st, 2015 · No Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From public safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at the corner of William and Ogden streets Friday night. Police responded to the location shortly after 6 p.m. and found an adult male who had been shot. He was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
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February 12th, 2015 · 22 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From public safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: The Police Department will host seven open houses starting Saturday, February 14, 2015, at City Hall, 45 Lyon Terrace, for people interested in becoming Bridgeport Officers.
January 21st, 2015 · 9 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: The Bridgeport Police Department is hiring. “Being a Police Officer is a challenging job, but I can’t imagine a more rewarding one. We are working hard every day to make Bridgeport a place where people choose to raise their kids and families,” said Mayor Bill Finch. “We’ve made a […]
January 13th, 2015 · 2 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
There’s nothing like a financial windfall, especially after you think you’ve lost it. Mayor Bill Finch thanked a city police officer, with an assist from the officer’s girlfriend, who reunited a New Jersey woman with $6,300 she left in a shopping cart.
December 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: Bridgeport Officers traveled to New York today, Dec. 27, 2014, to honor Officer Rafael Ramos, a NYPD officer who was gunned down with his partner last weekend.
December 18th, 2014 · 5 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
UPDATE: More legal issues: Carmen “Mimi” Dragone who recently told the Connecticut Post the closure of a family-run used car business on Fairfield Avenue in Black Rock was due to an employee embezzlement about a year ago was arrested Wednesday afternoon by members of the city’s Financial Crimes Unit for allegedly issuing two bad checks.