A Bridgeport man claiming he was falsely accused of a sexual assault has filed a lawsuit against Sacred Heart University and its director of Public Safety for disseminating bogus alert information on college letterhead following the March 30 sexual assault of a student after an evening at the Golden Star Café Lounge that recently reopened after […]
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June 27th, 2016 · 1 Comment · Analysis and Comment, Law Enforcement, News and Events
June 24th, 2016 · 7 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Law Enforcement, News and Events
The Golden Star Cafe on Main Street that was shut down by the state for two months for serving more than 80 underage Sacred Heart University students and also had employed two off-duty city police officers in violation of department rules has been allowed to reopen under conditions set by the Department of Consumer Protection.
Former City Police Officer Billy Chase, Ex-Girlfriend In Critical Condition Following Attempted Murder-Suicide
June 18th, 2016 · 21 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
Who knows what’s in the heart and head of someone that makes them snap to attempt the life of another and their own. Billy Chase, a retired Bridgeport police officer whose life I chronicled in the book Chased: Alone, Black, And Undercover, is extraordinarily complex, giving, yet paranoid, in some ways tortured from the professional […]
June 7th, 2016 · 35 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, City Council, Development and Zoning, News and Events
The City Council by a 15-3 vote Monday night approved the sale of eight acres of Fairchild Wheeler golf course property to Sacred Heart University for $4 million that will allow the university a larger footprint to build on campus proper without developing the park land beyond basic maintenance. SHU needs the extra land to […]
June 3rd, 2016 · 21 Comments · City Budget, City Council, Development and Zoning
Monday night’s City Council meeting could be a long one due to two issues: a proposal by Sacred Heart University to purchase eight acres of golf course property from Fairchild Wheeler and resolution of a legal battle with Trumbull regarding wastewater rates.
June 2nd, 2016 · 17 Comments · City Budget, City Council, Development and Zoning, News and Events
To supportive city officials, as a land transaction goes, it’s a 300-yard drive down the middle of the fairway. Sacred Heart University cuts a check for $4 million. In exchange the city provides eight acres of wet-wooded golf course property from the 100-acre Fairchild Wheeler Black Course that cannot be touched except for essential maintenance. […]
May 30th, 2016 · 12 Comments · City Budget, City Council, Development and Zoning, News and Events
A proposed settlement of litigation regarding what Trumbull will pay Bridgeport for processing its waste water in the past will be taken up Tuesday, 6 p.m. in the Wheeler Rooms of City Hall by the City Council’s Joint Committee on Miscellaneous Matters and Contracts.
May 29th, 2016 · 20 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Dan Tepfer, CT Post An error by city police officers, compounded by a state judicial clerk, means more than 80 Sacred Heart University students ticketed for allegedly using fake IDs are facing misdemeanor charges that could leave them with criminal records.