BEAR ALERT

An increasing number of black bears have been spotted and reported in Bloomfield, and several Bloomfield homes have been broken into by bears as well. Please refer to the brochure entitled "Black Bears" on the Bloomfield Police Department Home Page for reminders on what to do if you have a problem bear in your yard.

For additional information and how to report a bear sighting to the State of Connecticut, visit:

http://www.ct.gov/deep/cwp/view.asp?a=2723&q=325930&deepNav_GID=1655