JACK FIRNENO / WIRE PHOTO Bensalem Director of Public Safety Fred Harran introduces a countywide DNA database for Bucks County in October 2015

Safety Director Harran defends DNA database

Bensalem Public Safety Director Fred Harran wasn’t happy with his moment in the spotlight this week, and took to the airwaves to talk about it. Harran was featured in an article published by the investigative journalism website ProPublica on Monday. The article, “DNA Dragnet: In Some Cities, Police Go From Stop-and-Frisk to Stop-and-Spit,” prominently featured…

Ralph DiGuiseppe III resigns as Bristol Borough School Director

Citing an increasingly busy work schedule, Bristol Borough School Director Ralph DiGuiseppe III announced his resignation at the board’s monthly meeting tonight. DiGiuseppe was not present, and made the announcement via a letter read by fellow board member Joseph Caro. According to the letter, DiGiuseppe job responsibilities increased significantly after the company he worked for…