A city man has been found guilty in the 2014 killing of 33-year-old Ferron Green, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A city man has been charged with weapons offenses for shooting himself with a sawed-off shotgun, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A doctor with offices in Paterson, Passaic, and Elizabeth admitted to defrauding Medicare and private insurance companies out of $3 million by billing more than 150,000 physical therapy sessions that were performed by untrained and unlicensed staff, according to acting U.S. attorney William Fitzpatrick.
Police officers cracked down on panhandlers and sex workers on Friday. 11 people were issued summonses for panhandling and 8 were handed summonses for loitering to commit prostitution, according to police director Jerry Speziale.
A Paterson man was arrested with drugs and gun in a traffic stop in Passaic City on Tuesday, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
The city’s police working hand in hand with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) conducted three simultaneous raids in Paterson and Lodi on Tuesday afternoon seizing large quantities of drugs and more than $100,000 in suspected drug money.
The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) is offering small business grants to businesses in eligible areas in Passaic City and Paterson. State has created two business incentive programs to spur economic growth in its poorer cities.