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Posted December 03. 2017 1:58PM

Portsmouth police use piece of wealthy widow's estate to buy riot gear, new badges

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John Connors testifies during the probate case involving the estate of the late Geraldine Webber. Connors is suing the city over an alleged effort by police officials to silence him regarding another officer's undue influence over Webber. (POOL PHOTO/RICH BEAUCHESNE/PORTSMOUTH HERALD)

PORTSMOUTH -- The Police Commission on Thursday approved two expenditures from an inheritance left by the late Geraldine Webber, one for officers' crowd-control gear and the other for numbered badges.