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A sign outside Bridgeport City Hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Man Charged With Stabbing 2 In Bridgeport

Bridgeport police say they arrested a man who stabbed a woman and a person who tried to help her during an apparent robbery attempt.

01/17/2014

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Police Release Name Of Home Invasion Shooting

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut)  -  Police in Bridgeport have released the name of a man who was critically wounded in a Tuesday night home invasion. They say 33-year-old Geraldo Costa was shot in the head during […]

01/15/2014

State Senator Toni Harp. Photo from her General Assembly state web site.

Police Part Of Mayor Security Detail

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – New Haven Mayor Toni Harp has accepted the city police chief’s offer to create a security detail for her that includes two police officers. It’s the first time in 20 […]

01/15/2014

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Bridgeport Police Investigate Serious Shooting

Bridgeport police investigate man shot in head at Pond Street residence.

01/15/2014

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Second Man Charged In Park City Homicide

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport police have made another arrest in the city’s 13th homicide from last year. This morning, officers picked up 21-year-old Davonte Gray-Brown in connection with the shooting death December 16 of […]

01/11/2014

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Bridgeport Teen Charged In Facebook Robbery

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A 17-year-old teenager from Bridgeport is accused of robbing another teen who answered an advertisement on Facebook for sneakers. Police say a teenager from West Hartford and his father traveled to […]

01/07/2014

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Penalty Phase Set To Begin In Bridgeport Murder Trial

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut jury is scheduled to begin hearing evidence on whether a man should get the death penalty for killing two adults and a 9-year-old girl in Bridgeport. The penalty phase […]

01/06/2014

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Suspect Arrested In Bridgeport Shooting Death

A Bridgeport man faces a felony murder charge after authorities found a man shot to death on Poplar Street on Monday in the city.

12/22/2013

File photo of girls and boys in a classroom. (Photo by PIERRE ANDRIEU/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Awards Teaching Honors To Connecticut Pair

BOSTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama has named six teachers from southern New England among 102 recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. The White House announced on Friday that […]

12/20/2013

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Possible Settlement In Police Dog Lawsuit

Bridgeport officials are considering settling a lawsuit by a state trooper bit by a police dog.

12/20/2013

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