The Master Police Officer Pete J. Lavery Gold Committee is pleased to announce the 10th Annual MPO Peter J. Lavery Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, August 18, 2014 at Gillette Ridge Golf Course in Bloomfield, CT. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the MPO Peter J. Lavery Memorial Scholarship fund. MPO Lavery died in the line of duty on 12/31/04 while investigating a domestic dispute complaint in Newington, CT. MPO Lavery was ambushed upon entering the basement looking for the suspect. The registration deadline is August 11, 2014. Registration is on a first come first serve basis. Fees for the tournament include 18 holes of golf with a cart, snacks, lunch on the course, cocktail reception, dinner, and prizes. For additional information please contact investigator Tony Duarte at Manchester States Attorney’s Office (860) 649-4779 ext. 3018 / Fax (860) 646-2096.
On June 25, 2014 at 5:40pm Hartford Police Department Patrol Officers and South Conditions Unit Officers responded to 8 Orange Street a report of a threatening complaint with a firearm. Upon arrival, officers entered a common rear hallway and eventually made contact with the accused who resided in apartment 2S. The accused was detained without incident. After a thorough investigation the firearm was located inside the kitchen of the apartment. The Shooting Task Force was notified and debriefed the accused who claimed ownership of the firearm.
Accused: Brown, Courtney 03/06/87 of 8 Orange Street Apt. 2S Hartford, Connecticut
Recovered: Hi-Point C-9 9mm Semi-Automatic handgun with six live rounds