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Early Morning Shooting Leaves Two Injured Saturday

September 16, 2018

PATERSON, NJ- A second shooting in the early hours of Saturday sent two Paterson men to the hospital with non-fatal gunshot wounds.

According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, members of the Paterson Police Department responded to the area of East 23rd Street and 12th Avenue on a report of shots fired at approximately 5:56 ...

Overnight Shooting Leaves One Injured

PATERSON, NJ- A 44-year-old Paterson man received treatment at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for a non-fatal gunshot wound he received in an overnight shooting.

According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, members of the Paterson Police Department responded to the area of North Straight Street on a ...

Public Asked for Assistance in Locating Gunman in June Shooting

PATERSON, NJ- Law enforcement officials have requested the public’s help in locating Qualil Moore, aka Kupz, who has been identified and charged in relation to a June 22 shooting in Paterson.

During the incident, which took place in the area of Park Avenue and East 22nd, the victim was shot while seated in the driver’s seat of a parked vehicle.

According to a statement by ...

Female Students Chased by Driver of White Van on Way to School 12

PATERSON, NJ- A before school incident in which three female students walking to School Number 12 on Tuesday were approached by a man driving a white van is under investigation by the Paterson Police Department.

According to an automated telephone message delivered by Paterson Public Schools, the man, described as a tall African-American male with glasses, left his vehicle and proceeded ...

Drug Suspect Arrested with Loaded Handgun

PATERSON, NJ- Two city men face drugs related charges following an operation by narcotics detectives from the Paterson Police Department after they were witnessed conducting a suspected narcotics transaction on Saturday.

According to a statement by Police Director Jerry Speziale, the detectives, responding to confidential information about alleged drugs sales, were patrolling the area of Marin ...

Investigation Underway Into Police Involved Shooting

PATERSON, NJ- An investigation by the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office Shooting Response Team is underway in response to a police involved shooting Friday evening.

According to reports the incident occurred shortly after 7:00 p.m. in the area of Madison Avenue and Route 80 and began when a driver allegedly tried to run down a Paterson police officer.

No information about injuries or ...

Paterson Police Recover Large Amount of Heroin

PATERSON, NJ- A large amount of suspected heroin was recovered after a driver refused to pull over and led members of the Paterson Police Department on a short foot chase on Sunday.

According to Paterson Police Director Jerry Speziale, Detectives assigned to the Special Investigations Division were conducting an investigation in the area of Rosa Parks Boulevard when they observed several ...

Two Dead, One Critical, Following Overnight Shooting. Brings Total to Nine Shooting Victims Over Weekend

PATERSON, NJ- A fifth shooting in just over 48 hours has left Paterson residents two dead and one in critical condition. This recent spate of shootings, which began Friday night when a 23-year-old Paterson man reported to St. Joseph’s Hospital with a non-fatal gunshot wound, and included the robbery of a 33-year-old Paterson woman in the Market Street area, has left a total of nine ...

September Opens with Three Shootings, Robbery, in Paterson

PATERSON, NJ- September rolled in on a violent note in the city with law enforcement officials reporting three unrealted shootings and a robbery just hours apartment Friday night into Saturday morning.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, the first call was made at approximately 10:40 p.m. on Friday when a 23-year-old Paterson man ...

Congressman Bill Pascrell Announces Nearly $50,000 for Paterson Fire Department

PATERSON, NJ – Just a day after U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. announced that he had helped secure more than $5.4 million in federal dollars for housing and other community initiatives, the co-chair of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, announced the awarding of a $47,390 federal Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) to the Paterson Fire Department.

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