Bridgeport police to hire new officers

Bridgeport police announced Monday they will soon be hiring 20 new officers.Rep. Jim Himes says the officers are being paid for with funds from the

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police announced Monday they will soon be hiring 20 new officers.

Rep. Jim Himes says the officers are being paid for with funds from the federal stimulus plan.

The grant covers the officers? salaries for three years.

To learn about the application process, email bptctpd.academy@bridgeportct.gov.

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