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.
Entries Tagged as 'Bill Kaempffer'
December 18th, 2014 · 5 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
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.
December 2nd, 2014 · No Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Public Safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: The holiday season is always a special time of year. It is also a time when busy people become careless and vulnerable to theft and other holiday crime. We can never be too careful, too prepared or too aware. Please share this information with family, friends and neighbors. The […]
November 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Firefighters, News and Events
Video courtesy of Steve Krauchick, Doing It Local. From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: Firefighters battled a major structure fire Sunday evening on Bershire Avenue. Firefighters responded to 193 Berkshire Ave. and found the building engulfed in flames that threatened two neighboring homes.
November 14th, 2014 · 6 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Public Safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Violent crime was reduced by 21 percent in Bridgeport last year, leading all other medium-sized cities in New England, according to statistics provided by the FBI.