Police & Fire

Detectives are investigating a homicide

A masked male wearing a dark grey or black hooded sweatshirt and tan-colored camouflage pants entered T. Market at 1482 Reservoir Avenue and fired multiple shots at an employee, striking him once.


Mayor Finch: Increase diversity through police recruitment campaign

Less than a week away from the application deadline for the city’s police recruitment effort, Mayor Bill Finch joined community and religious leaders to urge residents to become one of Bridgeport’s finest.

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Car fire extends to house on Pearl Harbor Street

The Bridgeport Fire Department reported at 12:50 p.m. today, that units operating at a car…

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Fire quickly extinguished at 118-120 Arctic Street

Today, a fire was reported at a multi-family house at 118-120 Arctic Street in Bridgeport. The Bridgeport Fire Department responded to the scene at 12:15 p.m., according to Assistant Fire Chief Jim Cook.

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