A Passaic County jury convicted a city man of five counts of first-degree attempted murder on Wednesday following a day of deliberation.
Three people were arrested during a drug raid that yielded 716 glassine envelopes of heroin, 211 vials of crack cocaine, and 2 jars of marijuana at an apartment complex on Rosa Parks Boulevard, according to police.
A pair from Paramus and Paterson was arrested on North Straight Street with packets of heroin and a large caliber revolver on Friday night, according to police.
A pair of state grants worth $1.3 million has allowed the Eva’s Village to expand its perinatal support program that provides services to mothers recovering from opioid addiction and their exposed babies.
Several dozen volunteers descended on School 20 recently to spruce up the elementary school by painting murals, landscaping, and installing new playground equipment.
A city man was injured in a non-fatal shooting on Cianci Street early Sunday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Seventeen people belonging to a drug dealing network linked to the Bloods street gang that distributed large amounts of heroin in Paterson have been indicted, authorities said on Thursday afternoon.