Police union: Bridgeport cuts put public at risk

Representatives of the Bridgeport Police Union say they won?t sit back as Mayor Bill Finch cuts 10 administrative positions.The mayor?s office began notifying some employees

Representatives of the Bridgeport Police Union say they won?t sit back as Mayor Bill Finch cuts 10 administrative positions.

The mayor?s office began notifying some employees of the pending layoffs Tuesday. They were told their last day of work would be Oct. 24. The layoffs are part of 31 total announced job cuts designed to save the city approximately $2 million.

Although Finch says...

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