Christopher Martin

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Service Record

Bridgeport Connecticut Police Department

Rank Officer
Dates of Service 2000 - November 11, 2021[1]
Salary $113,328 (2019)[2]
Last Known Status Resigned[1]

Incident Reports

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2010 Arrest of William Feliciano

On December 3, 20210, Feliciano led officers on a vehicle chase. Feliciano filed a lawsuit, claiming that he was repeatedly kicked and punched while handcuffed, resulting in a broken jaw, broken teeth, and concussion-like symptoms.[3]

Martin was named in the lawsuit, but his role is not described.[3]

2021 Larceny

On November 11, 2021, Martin participated in a drug bust. While processing the scene, $500 was inventoried as having been found in the suspect's car. An inspector noticed that the cash had been removed from evidence, and it was found in Martin's possession.[4]

On November 11, 2021, Martin resigned.[1]

Response Timeline

The department had been preparing suspension paperwork when Martin resigned.[1]

Martin was arrested and charged with second-degree larceny and tampering with evidence.[1]

Martin pleaded guilty to second-degree larceny.[5]

In June 2023, Martin was decertified by the state Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) Council.[6]

On August 30, 2023, Martin received a suspended two-year sentence, followed by probation.[5]