State Representative Auden Grogins will host a forum tonight (Thursday) at 7 at the Black Rock Library, 2705 Fairfield Avenue, to discuss gun control legislation and school safety. Grogins will be joined by Bridgeport Chief of Police Joseph Gaudett, state Undersecretary for Criminal Justice Policy and Planning Mike Lawlor, City Councilwoman Susan Brannelly, Bridgeport School [...]
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February 7th, 2013 · 3 Comments · Cops, News and Events
September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · National Politics, News and Events
Greg Hladky, from www.ctcom, bones up on the new medical marijuana law. This Oct. 1 could be nicknamed “Medical Marijuana Day” in Connecticut. That’s when Connecticut residents can actually start applying to have the legal right to use pot for medical purposes in this state.
July 23rd, 2012 · 21 Comments · Cops, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: As of Sunday afternoon, Mayor Bill Finch, following a U.S. Senate debate at the Klein Memorial Auditorium, had no plans to hold a news conference about the early Saturday murders of Chinese restaurant owner Mi Lin Zhao and 15-year-old Keijahnae “Nu Nu” Robinson. Then an unidentified man was shot and [...]
June 26th, 2012 · No Comments · Cops, News and Events
Mayor Bill Finch, Police Chief Joe Gaudett and Michael Lawlor, state undersecretary for Criminal Justice, will host a second public safety forum with local, state and federal law enforcement officials tonight (Tuesday) 6 p.m. at Housatonic Community College’s Beacon Hall, 900 Lafayette Boulevard. The community forum is in response to the recent increase in gun [...]
June 21st, 2012 · 9 Comments · News and Events
Governor Dannel Malloy today was joined by federal, state and local officials to announce a program to curb gun violence in Connecticut cities. Mayor Bill Finch could not attend the meeting with Malloy. He was in Washington meeting with transportation officials about safety measures at Sikorsky Memorial Airport. The airport is owned by the city, [...]
June 5th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Cops, News and Events
Mayor Bill Finch, Police Chief Joe Gaudett and Michael Lawlor, Governor Dannel Malloy’s Undersecretary for Criminal Justice, hosted a public forum Tuesday morning on crime prevention at Kolbe Cathedral High School. Representatives from nonprofits, health care providers, education, clergy, business community and neighborhoods attended. A second forum is scheduled for June 26, 6 p.m. at Housatonic [...]
June 3rd, 2012 · 9 Comments · Cops, News and Events
From Mayor Finch: Mayor Bill Finch and Governor Dannel Malloy’s Undersecretary for Criminal Justice Michael Lawlor, working together with state and federal law enforcement representatives, will host a public forum on June 5 at 9:30 a.m. at Kolbe Cathedral High School to strategize solutions to the recent uptick in gun violence in the City. A [...]