Officials on Tuesday evening approved $48,000 to settle five outstanding claims against the city: over one improper vehicle towing, one over a plow truck incident where a car was struck by a city public works vehicle, one over a resident claiming his property was damaged following a police raid, and two over accidents involving city…
During a special meeting on Tuesday evening city official settled six workers compensation claims ranging from $16,000 to $50,000.
Businesses operating in designated high crime areas must close shop at midnight, if a draft ordinance before the city council is successful. Council members on Tuesday evening discussed the ordinance that police brass say will allow for better policing of city streets.
A Clifton man who sexually assaulted a mentally and physically disabled individual in the city on July 12 was brought into custody yesterday, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A group of city men in bicycles near Bridge Street became the subject of a shooting during the evening hours of Tuesday when a shooter stepped out of a vehicle and wounded two men, according to the Paterson Police Department.
More than two-dozen police officers were sworn in on Monday afternoon as the city seeks to strengthen its police force.