Municipal officials were forced to close the Covid-19 vaccination site at International High School for the second time after running out of vaccines.
Homicides and shootings in Paterson spiked in 2020, but overall crime dropped 17 percent, according to data released by mayor Andre Sayegh on Thursday.
The police broke down the door of councilman Luis Velez’s house on Southard Street on Wednesday afternoon.
Mayor Andre Sayegh has reversed his decision, widely viewed as ill-conceived amid a raging pandemic, to scale back the city’s Covid-19 testing program.
After receiving a shipment of 2,000 doses of the Moderna vaccine, health officials intend to resume Covid-19 vaccination at International High School on Wednesday morning.
Mayor Andre Sayegh welcomed 16 new officers to the police force on Monday morning.
After running out of Covid-19 vaccines, the mass immunization site at International High School closed on Monday morning.