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A Whole Lot Of Ammo Missing From Hartford Police Range

A Whole Lot Of Ammo Missing From Hartford Police Range

In a state with strict gun laws, the sloppy and slapdash management of the Hartford police shooting range over many years should be embarrassing — if not criminal. A city audit of the shooting range released this week found that the range administrator was purchasing way more ammunition than necessary for training and, due in part to poor or nonexistent record-keeping, could not account for the whereabouts of this stockpile of bullets. This calls for a criminal investigation. The audit, conducted by Hartford's chief auditor, H. Patrick Campbell, at the request of Police Chief James Rovella, found that the range administrator — identified by Hartford police as Officer...

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