During a mid-October session of the city council, the city’s governing body approved the transfer of 10 taxi licenses from Yellow Car Taxi to Excellent Transportation by sidestepping its own ordinance that calls for certain specific conditions to be met prior to a transfer.
Multiple studies find clear connection between liquor establishments and crime in mostly poor neighborhoods.
The city’s governing body late last week approved a $16,149 settlement following an abortive attempt to force a city police officer to retire due to a medical condition.
An early morning fire at an Union Avenue home left two people dead. Police received call of a burning building at around 4:40 a.m. on Sunday. Fire engines responded to the scene but it was too late for the victims.
A shooting during the early morning hours of Sunday on 12th Avenue left a city man dead and two others wounded.
The dead body of a man was located between the Paterson Parking Authority garage and the Frank X. Graves Public Safety Complex on Broadway during the afternoon hours of Wednesday.