From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: Local and state police rushed to the Main Street courthouse Friday afternoon as Laheem “Heeme” Jones, was found not guilty of fatally shooting 14-year-old Justin Thompson two years ago.
Entries Tagged as 'Dan Tepfer'
July 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Cops, News and Events
June 26th, 2014 · 5 Comments · Cops, News and Events
From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: Harding High School students forced two severely mentally disabled students into a possible sexually inappropriate action, the lawyer for one of the disabled students charged Thursday.
June 12th, 2014 · 7 Comments · Cops, News and Events
The beating of a tasered man in Beardsley Park three years ago has cost taxpayers $200,000 to settle a civil suit and so far has cost two police officers their careers, including one who had several similar complaints leveled against him. CT Post scribes Mike Mayko and Dan Tepfer provide this report on community reaction. […]
May 14th, 2014 · 3 Comments · News and Events
From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: It was a large and angry crowd that filled a Main Street courtroom Wednesday afternoon hoping to see a judge order a Stratford Avenue social club shut down for being blight on the neighborhood.
May 1st, 2014 · 9 Comments · News and Events
From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: Who is better than millionaire developer Manuel “Manny” Moutinho? On Thursday a Superior Court judge approved a settlement that will add $122,302 of city tax payer money to the nearly $400,000 the city has already paid Moutinho to build the 1,200-foot gravel driveway across city airport property in Stratford to […]
April 18th, 2014 · 20 Comments · City Council, Development and Zoning, News and Events
From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: Make that a $500,000 driveway the city has built for millionaire developer Manuel “Manny” Moutinho by Sikorsky Memorial Airport. A legal settlement to end one of the more bizarre events in Bridgeport history nearly fell apart Thursday. A judge refused to sign it after learning the city will pay $30,000 […]
March 28th, 2014 · 20 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
East End District Leader Ralph Ford has been suspended with pay from his $120,000 state position as behavioral health clinical director with the Greater Bridgeport Community Mental Health, according a spokeswoman for the state Department of Mental Health and Addiction services. Four other department workers were also placed on administrative leave with pay for allegations […]