Prominent developer Charles Florio is offering more than a dozen rent-free apartments to police officers willing to live in the city’s roughest neighborhoods. He is starting with 15 apartments, he said.
Detectives arrested four people seizing more than 1,900 pills and recovering 11 pounds of cocaine during raids in Prospect Park and Lodi on Tuesday evening, said police director Jerry Speziale.
The three finalists — Devon Horton, Richard O’Malley, and Eileen Shafer — in the city’s search to find a schools superintendent made their case for the district’s top job at a community forum on Tuesday night.
The section of Main Street between Grand and Slater Streets could soon be known as “Eva’s Village Way” in recognition of the work of New Jersey’s largest anti-poverty organization.
The blighted lot on the corner of Fair and Straight Streets is expected to be transformed into a four-story housing complex for market-rate tenants in the next year, according to prominent developer Charles Florio.
After being cleared by a grand jury in early January, police officer Haydee Santana has found her employment with the city’s police force in a state of limbo. She expected to return to duty following a fitness for duty exam; however, no such tests have been scheduled.
The policewoman who shot an erratic man outside of the Frank X. Graves Public Safety Complex in 2016 was justified in her use of non-fatal deadly force, according to a statement from Passaic County prosecutor Camelia Valdes.