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Hartford Courant
Council Reappoints Rovella As Hartford Police ChiefIt's official: James Rovella will remain Hartford's chief of police. Hartford'
Council Reappoints Rovella As Hartford Police Chief
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
It's official: James Rovella will remain Hartford's chief of police. Hartford's city council voted 7-1 Monday night to reappoint Rovella, whose contract expired Aug. 13 after four years leading his hometown's department. Rovella's new contract was... Read more
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Hartford Courant
New Tech Allows Hartford Cops To Process Hours Of Video In MinutesWhat can a force the size of Hartford's 380 officers do for more localized, alb
New Tech Allows Hartford Cops To Process Hours Of Video In Minutes
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
What can a force the size of Hartford's 380 officers do for more localized, albeit still important, cases? As police Chief James Rovella unveiled Thursday, there's a tech-based solution to that, too. During a town hall meeting organized by the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Fatal Crash Involving Police Officer Results In $2.9 Million Settlementa conflict since Hartford police work regularly with prosecutors in the Hartfor
Fatal Crash Involving Police Officer Results In $2.9 Million Settlement
Hartford Courant / Posted 17 days ago
a conflict since Hartford police work regularly with prosecutors in the Hartford Judicial District. Hartford police Chief James Rovella and Dudley, through his lawyer Kevin Smith of New Haven, expressed their condolences to Mansfield's family.... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Hartford Councilman Urges City To Accept Money For Mounted Police Unitplans to bring the resolution to the council for a vote at its next meeting, sc
Hartford Councilman Urges City To Accept Money For Mounted Police Unit
Hartford Courant / Posted 21 days ago
plans to bring the resolution to the council for a vote at its next meeting, scheduled for Monday night. Police Chief James Rovella has expressed uncertainty at being able to keep the unit alive, even with the donations. A shortage of patrol... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Suspect Gives His Version Of Arrest That Spawned State's Attorney's Investigationreconstruction report filed by West Hartford police. His injuries, and Perez's
Suspect Gives His Version Of Arrest That Spawned State's Attorney's Investigation
Hartford Courant / Posted 27 days ago
reconstruction report filed by West Hartford police. His injuries, and Perez's, were so severe thatHartford police Chief James Rovella initiated an investigation into the force used to subdue the two men. Duringthat probe, video from a West... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Hartford's Top Cop Defends Tenure As Council Weighs ReappointmentPolice Chief James Rovella spent Wednesday night discussing a topic he doesn't
Hartford's Top Cop Defends Tenure As Council Weighs Reappointment
Hartford Courant / Posted 29 days ago
Police Chief James Rovella spent Wednesday night discussing a topic he doesn't normally breach in public meetings: himself. The Hartford native's contract expired last month, prompting a resolution by Mayor Luke Bronin to reappoint him. And per city... Read more

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