City Politics


Paterson pays $439,413 to HUD, part of $2.2 million repayment

The city this month made its fourth payment of $439,413 to repay $2.2 million to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) after a 2009 audit found $3.9 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) was expended on unsupported and ineligible projects.

Police News


46-year-old alleged car burglar arrested on Memorial Drive

An alert detective quickly arrested a 46-year-old alleged car burglar as he made his way towards Memorial Drive from Broadway after prowling through a pickup truck and taking electronics from the Dodge Ram, said police director Jerry Speziale.


Police arrest alleged drug dealer after car pursuit

A city resident’s complaint that a man with a handgun was in the area of Fair and Auburn Streets led to the arrest of a 35-year-old alleged city drug dealer after a one-mile police car chase on Sunday morning, according to police director Jerry Speziale.