Rock icon Frank Zappa scored an infectious FM favorite about several band buddies, an unconventional bunch, coming together to play in “Joe’s Garage.” In Joe Ganim’s unorthodox comeback, he’s assembling pieces to an administration both unconventional and even surreal should the former FBI agent who investigated him work in his administration to create an Office […]
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November 30th, 2015 · 36 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
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November 28th, 2015 · 20 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
Bill Finch may have flicked Joe Ganim the bird with his reappointment of Police Chief Joe Gaudett, but voters flipped Finch the ultimate bird when they fired him after two terms in office. Ganim campaign supporters have engraved “Bye Bye Birdie” pens, as a fitting tribute to the Bird Man’s mayoral grave. Ganim takes office […]
Finch Flips Ganim The Bird, Reappoints Chief Gaudett–Ganim Legal Adviser: Decision Petty And Vindictive
November 27th, 2015 · 93 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Law Enforcement, News and Events
Outgoing Mayor Bill Finch, whose persistent exaggeration of low crime stats following spikes in violent crime alienated some voters, has decided to handcuff incoming Mayor Joe Ganim with a police chief he does not want. As a parting middle finger to Ganim, the departing mayor has reappointed Chief Joe Gaudett to another five-year contract based on […]
November 25th, 2015 · 20 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Law Enforcement, News and Events
Sometimes when mayoral administrations are on the verge of a switch, key decisions are held back as a matter of convenience to duck controversial news on the way out the door. That’s the case involving a contentious issue in the police department. Police Chief Joe Gaudett on Tuesday was poised to place a high-profile police […]
November 15th, 2015 · 25 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Law Enforcement
Could Mayor Bill Finch, just a few weeks from leaving office, reappoint Police Chief Joe Gaudett to another five-year contract? That is something Finch is considering. Mayor-elect Joe Ganim wants him to hold off.
November 15th, 2015 · 13 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Dan Tepfer, CT Post Prosecutors were waiting last month for key evidence in a murder trial–$9,535 that had been seized by cops from the accused killer’s home. But when Sgt. Luigi Tucciarone pulled open the heavy door of the decades-old safe in the Bridgeport Police Department’s record room, the money was gone.
November 14th, 2015 · 7 Comments · Law Enforcement
November 5th, 2015 · 6 Comments · City Politics, Law Enforcement, News and Events
The union representing city police officers is demanding Police Chief Joe Gaudett and outgoing Mayor Bill Finch release results of an internal investigation into a racially charged letter distributed throughout the department in February.