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Ex-Bridgeport police chief, ex-personnel director to plead guilty

Former Bridgeport Police Chief AJ Perez and former personnel director David Dunn have agreed to plead guilty to charges related to the rigging of the police chief exam.

News 12 Staff

Oct 2, 2020, 11:28 PM

Updated 1,354 days ago

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Ex-Bridgeport police chief, ex-personnel director to plead guilty
Former Bridgeport Police Chief AJ Perez and former personnel director David Dunn have agreed to plead guilty to charges related to the rigging of the police chief exam.
The two are charged with conspiring to rig the police chief exam in order for Perez to get the job.
Perez is expected to plead guilty to the lesser charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and making false statements.
The conspiracy to commit wire fraud charge carries a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine plus restitution of more than $149,000. The false statement charge has a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
Perez and Dunn are due in Federal Court in Bridgeport on Monday where they will then plead guilty.


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