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Entries Tagged as 'Bill Kaempffer'

Retirements, Lure Of Better Pay Elsewhere Craters Cop Staffing Levels

July 25th, 2014 · 40 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Cops, News and Events

The Police Department has lost 30 sworn officers so far this year to retirement and better paying job opportunities in Connecticut communities, dwindling law enforcement strength to under 400 for the first time in two decades with the specter of losing dozens more to retirement come January 2015.

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Fatal Shooting In East End

July 17th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Cops, News and Events

From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: Detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that happened Wednesday night in the city’s East End. Police were dispatched to Jefferson Street between Newfield and Seaview avenues on a report of gunfire and a possible shooting victim.

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Police Investigate Six Shootings, Two Dead–Chief Gaudett: A Really Trying Night

July 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Cops, News and Events

“Three separate incidents, six people shot, two people dead,” Police Chief Joe Gaudett said Sunday. “I am very proud of the work that all of our officers do every day, but especially last night. It was a really trying night last night.” From Bill Kaempffer, city police spokesman: Detectives are investigating three overnight incidents that left […]

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Soccer Celebration Leads To Arrests

June 24th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Cops, News and Events

From city police spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Four people were arrested Monday during a large celebration following a World Cup match.

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Police Seek Help Identifying Robbery Suspect

June 20th, 2014 · 6 Comments · Cops, News and Events

From Bill Kaempffer, public safety spokesman: Detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying an armed robber who held up a Wood Avenue restaurant Thursday evening.

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Mayor, City Council Honor Police Captain Robert Gearing

June 16th, 2014 · 2 Comments · City Council, Cops, News and Events

From Public Safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Police Capt. Robert Gearing hasn’t sought accolades while spending countless hours working to make the city’s East Side and East End a safe and stable place for its residents, visitors and business people.

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Cops Who Stomped Man In Beardsley Park Plead Guilty To Charges, Resign From Police Department

June 10th, 2014 · 14 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Cops, News and Events

UPDATE: Sounds like it was in the city’s best financial interests to move quickly to pay Orlando Lopez-Soto $198,000 to settle a lawsuit following his police stomping in Beardsley Park in 2011. Two city police officers Joseph Lawlor and Elson Morales entered guilty pleas on Tuesday to civil rights violations in federal court.

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