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Entries Tagged as 'Dan Tepfer'

Calling All Lawyers

November 22nd, 2017 · 14 Comments · City Council, City Politics, News and Events

From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: City Democratic Party Chairman Mario Testa and his bartender and hand-picked candidate for city council are refusing to testify at a court hearing Friday on allegations of mishandling of absentee ballots during the recent special primary election without first consulting with their own lawyers.

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Officer ‘Feared For Safety’

November 13th, 2017 · 42 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events

From CT Post reporters Dan Tepfer and Michael P. Mayko: A female police officer, under fire after a video was made public showing her repeatedly punching a black teenager following a minor traffic accident Friday night, defended her actions in a report obtained Monday by Hearst Connecticut Media.

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Following Arrest Of Teen, Questions Raised About Police Use Of Force

November 13th, 2017 · 87 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events

Update here. Viral video here. From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: City police officers are once again under investigation, this time for allegedly beating a city teen after a car accident Friday night.

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Judge Orders New Vote For City Council District–Absentee Ballot Mystery Raises Question

October 17th, 2017 · 85 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, News and Events

Noon update: Parties by agreement propose a special Democratic primary for 133rd District on Nov. 14, with district general election Dec. 5. New primary would include all four Dem candidates. Awaiting judge’s ruling. Oh, those absentee ballots. Superior Court Judge Barbara Bellis has ordered another vote for City Council in the North End 133rd District […]

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Barber Dies Protecting Customers

October 16th, 2017 · 4 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events

From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: Deon Rodney died a hero.

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Judge Tosses Martinez Complaint In Personal Battle With Pereira

October 12th, 2017 · 172 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Education, Law Enforcement, News and Events

When it comes to issues, Board of Education member Maria Pereira and school board candidate Jessica Martinez are pure passion. They’ve occasionally dueled in the comments section of OIB. It can be personal and even litigious.

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City Opens Police Post In P.T.

August 17th, 2017 · 37 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events

Mayor Joe Ganim and police officials on Thursday opened the city’s latest police post in a first-floor apartment in the P.T. Barnum housing project, joining posts in Trumbull Gardens, the Greene Homes, University of Bridgeport, St. Vincent’s Medical Center, East Main Street, Stratford Avenue, and John Street Downtown. A ninth police post is planned for […]

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City Tickets Woman $40 For Meter Violation That Wasn’t Her Car

July 10th, 2017 · 1 Comment · News and Events

Another city meter mess. A Stratford woman received a $40 parking ticket for a car that wasn’t hers. It was a municipal vehicle. Oh well, who’s counting? The City Council’s Contracts Committee will weigh a 12-month moratorium for the electronic meters enforcement and collections at its Tuesday meeting.

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