John Sadowski (Bridgeport Police Photo)

Dance Instructor Arrested On Sex Charges

A dance instructor was arrested on Tuesday and charged with having sexual contact with a 13-year-old student earlier this year.


File photo of an historic saxophone. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Gathering Of Vibes Festival Starts In Bridgeport

The annual Gathering of the Vibes music festival is starting in Bridgeport.


Bianca Lebron, left, age 10;  right,  age-progression (Courtesy Bridgeport Police)

Bridgeport Police Department Needs Your Help

Police are asking for the public and community’s help in the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Bianca Lebron.


13 Oct 1999: Shortstop Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees clings to second base as Jose Offerman #30 of the Boston Red Sox holds him on during game 1 of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York. The Yankees defeated the Red Sox 4-3.

Offerman Loses Bat Attack Court Battle

A lawyer says a Connecticut minor league baseball player hit by former major leaguer Jose Offerman in a 2007 baseball bat attack has won nearly $1 million in a lawsuit.


File photo of guns. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Bridgeport Announces Gun Buyback

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – On Saturday, Bridgeport residents who have unwanted firearms are being urged to turn them in to police. In exchange, those turning in handguns, rifles and guns deemed to be assault rifles […]



Fatal Shooting In Bridgeport’s East End

Bridgeport Police are investigating a fatal shooting.


Raisa Gonzalez (Courtesy Bridgeport Police)

Woman Arrested at Mohegan Sun with Son’s Ashes

Police say a Bridgeport woman has been arrested at the Mohegan Sun casino carrying the ashes of her dead son.



Bridgeport Stabbing

Police say a 37-year-old Bridgeport man is in critical condition after attacking a woman with a knife and then stabbing himself.


Assistant Public Defender Mark Rademacher argues before the state Supreme Court, in the appeal of death row inmate Russell Peeler, Jr. Image from CT-N pool feed.

High Court Hears Appeal In Murders Of 8-year-old Boy, Mother

The state Supreme Court today heard the appeal of a death row inmate convicted of arranging the Bridgeport killings of an 8-year-old boy, and the child’s mother.



Gun Violence Claims 2 Lives

(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Three early Sunday morning shootings in Bridgeport  have left a man and a woman dead and  4 other people wounded. The first shooting happened just after midnight when police were called to […]





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