Mayor Bill Finch and public safety officials on Wednesday conducted a news conference at Fire Headquarters to highlight safety tips, even simulating the hazards of a Christmas tree fire.
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December 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Firefighters, 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 3rd, 2014 · 12 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
Is the Bridgeport police force considering body cameras for all its sworn officers? Police Chief Joe Gaudett says it’s a worthy discussion in conjunction with the Police Union to both guard against police abuse and abuse heaped on cops. Bridgeport has had its share of police abuse issues, including the 2011 stomping of a man […]
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 28th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From city Communications Director Brett Broesder: Officer Gerald DiJoseph was fatally shot 34 years ago during a traffic stop at 65 James St. The Bridgeport Police Department will honor him and his family today. A patrol car stationed at 65 James St. will sound its siren at 5:15 p.m., the time when Officer DiJoseph was […]
November 26th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Law Enforcement, News and Events
Police Chief Joe Gaudett says it takes a few minutes to warm up your car, a fraction of that for a thief to steal it. “Old habits die hard,” Gaudett says. “And as the mercury drops, we see an increase in cars being stolen with keys as people warm up their vehicles in the morning.”
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