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 […]
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January 21st, 2015 · 9 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
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.
December 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: Bridgeport Police have seized a white BMW X3 sport utility vehicle that is believed to have been involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash on Dec. 4 on Boston Avenue.
December 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Public Safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Detectives arrested a 36-year-old woman in connection with a fatal shooting stemming from what appears to be a domestic dispute. Detectives charged Griselle Pizarro, 36, with murder and unlawful discharge of a firearm in relation to the fatal shooting of her boyfriend, Jacob Lopez.
December 2nd, 2014 · No Comments · City Council, Firefighters, News and Events
From Public Safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Mayor Bill Finch and City Council honored three firefighters Monday in City Council Chambers for their heroic rescue of a 93-year-old woman in a Nov. 19, house fire on Bennett Street.