From Bill Kaempffer, police spokesman: A shoeless teen faces robbery and weapons charges after police interrupted an attempted armed robbery on Fairfield Avenue.
Entries Tagged as 'Joe Gaudett'
August 15th, 2014 · 7 Comments · Cops, News and Events
August 8th, 2014 · 7 Comments · Cops, News and Events
The stomping of a city man in Beardsley Park in 2011 has led to the federal indictment of city police officer Clive Higgins on civil rights violations. The two other officers involved in the kicking of a suspect have entered guilty pleas in the matter. The officer was placed on unpaid suspension, according to city […]
July 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Cops, News and Events
State’s Attorney David Cohen has concluded city Detective Chris Borona’s use of deadly force involving the shooting of Bryan Stukes in April of 2013 was justified.
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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 […]
July 2nd, 2014 · No Comments · Cops, News and Events
News release from Mayor Bill Finch: A Superior Court judge Wednesday ordered the immediate shutdown of a unlicensed social club on Stratford Avenue that plagued the area with violence and early-morning chaos for years.
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.
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.