City Politics


Protesters heckle Paterson mayor during State of City speech

A dozen or so protesters from the Black Lives Matter movement interrupted mayor Jose “Joey” Torres’ annual state of the city speech on Thursday afternoon demanding the mayor restore funding to summer camps and tender his resignation.

Police News


Sheriff: Paterson traffic stop yields arrest and loaded handgun

A city man making an improper U-turn on East 41st Street and 18th Avenue was pulled over and arrested for having a handgun with 11 bullets hidden inside his glove compartment on Sunday morning, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.