After a tumultuous year and half in office, mayor Andre Sayegh on Tuesday afternoon announced a reshuffling of key positions in his administration.
A quality of life sweep on Van Houten Street between East 18th and Summer streets, a part of Paterson known for drugs and prostitution, yielded a dozen arrests on Thursday, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
Governor Phil Murphy signed a measure naming Route 19 after longtime congressman Bill Pascrell.
A Passaic County jury has convicted a Paterson man for leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident.
Although murder rates dramatically increased, overall crime in Paterson dropped five-percent in 2019, according to police data.
A city man was injured in a shooting on Sunday morning, making him the third victim of gun violence in Paterson this weekend.
A city man was found shot to death on Godwin Avenue early Saturday morning, making him Paterson’s first homicide of 2020.