Cop Who 'Failed To Investigate' Lauren Smith-Fields Death Expected To Be Reinstated
UPDATED: 10:15 a.m. ET, May 23, 2022:
Originally published: Jan. 26
An arbitrator in Bridgeport, Connecticut, has called for a police detective's administrative leave to be reversed after he and another officer were suspended for allegedly mishandling cases in which two Black women were found dead in their apartments.
According to the WTNH, the independent arbitrator was "not convinced" that Bridgeport police could justify suspending Detective Angel Llanos. A grievance has also been filed by the officers' union concerning Detective Kevin Cronin, the other officer involved accused of mishandling the case.... Read more