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Alleged Actions of Arrested Paterson Police Officer ‘Do not Reflect the Work of the Paterson Police Department to Make Our Community Stronger’

April 20, 2018

PATERSON, NJ- A Paterson Police Officer facing up to 40 years in prison was due in federal court on Friday following his arrest earlier in the day on charges related to the possession and distribution of illegal narcotics.

According to an announcement by U.S. Attorney Craig Carpentino, Ruben McAusland, 26, was arrested for allegedly dealing heroin, crack cocaine, powder cocaine, and ...

Shooting Victim Faces Domestic Violence Charges

PATERSON, NJ- A Paterson man who sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound late Saturday now faces several domestic violence related charges.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald members of the Paterson Police Department responded to Doremus Street at approximately 12:02 a.m. on Sunday following a reported shooting. Once on the scene, the ...

Passaic County Prosecutor to Conduct “Thorough Review” of Cases Involving Alleged Crooked Cops

PATERSON, NJ- Just two days after two Paterson police officers were arrested on charges related to alleged illegal activity in the course of their official duty, the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office announced that they will conduct “a thorough review” of any cases handled by their office in which either of the accused officers “signed complaints, handled evidence, ...

Charges Dropped for Two Men After Nearly 25 Years in Prison

PATERSON, NJ- After 24 years in prison two Paterson men will remain free following a decision by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes not to retry their case.

While clarifying that the decision is in no way a declaration of their innocence Valdes announced on Friday that the Office has moved to dismiss the matters of State v. Eric Kelley and Ralph Lee. 

According to the ...

Confidential Tip Leads to Eight Arrests, Drugs and Guns Off the Streets

PATERSON, NJ- Eight people, including two juveniles, were arrested and charged with various drugs and weapons offenses following an investigation which resulted in the execution of a narcotics search warrant on a Paterson home on Friday.

According to a statement by Paterson Public Safety Director Jerry Speziale, the Narcotics division of the Paterson Police Department acted on confidential ...

Arrest Made in Weekend Shooting

PATERSON, NJ- A 22-year-old Paterson man is due in court on Tuesday to face several charges related to the shooting death of Parker Sams, Garfield, outside of D’Classico nightclub on Saturday. The murder broke a more than 100-day run without a violent death in the city.

According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, Ferreie ...

Paterson Man Faces Life in Prison for 2014 Murder

PATERSON, NJ- A Paterson man will spend at least 30 years behind bars for a 2014 murder he committed, after the conclusion of a second trial on the related charges resulted in guilty verdicts for first degree Murder and Possession of a Weapon. 

According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes, Andrae Green, 30, will be sentenced on June 1 for his role in the murder ...

DOCTOR GETS THREE YEARS IN PRISON FOR BILLING MEDICARE, OTHER INSURERS $3 MILLION FOR THERAPY SERVICES PERFORMED BY UNQUALIFIED PERSONNEL

NEWARK, NJ- A doctor with an office in Paterson was sentenced to 36 months in prison for defrauding Medicare and private insurance companies out of $3 million by billing them for over 150,000 physical therapy sessions that were performed by unlicensed and unqualified personnel between January, 2007 and May, 2016.

The sentence, according to a statement by U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito, ...

Thousands March for Our Lives in Parkland

PARKLAND, FL - Thousands of Parkland residents and friends from near and far marched on Saturday in Parkland to call for action regarding gun violence in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy.

Prior to the march, Parkland Mayor Christine Hunschofsky said, "Whether you are marching today or not, regardless of your political views, we all strive for the same goals - safe and ...

TAPinto Video- CeaseFire Paterson's Sylvia Farrar: We Are One People, One Tribe, One City

PATERSON, NJ- TAPinto Paterson asked Sylvia Farrar about CeaseFire Paterson's Prayer March for Peace.

 

 

 

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