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Marijuana Grow House Raided

May 31, 2017

On May 26, 2017, at approx. 2120 hrs.  Paterson Police and Fire Department personnel were dispatched to 23-25 Church Street Apt. 19 on a report of an apartment fire. Upon their arrival Fire dept. personnel were able to extinguish the fire and discovered that the apartment had been converted into a fully functional marijuana grow house. At this point the officers secured the residence and ...

Six people shot in a Paterson club resulting in one death

Paterson, NJ – On May 28, 2017 at on or about 5:30 am there was report of a shooting in an unidentified club at 86 Main Street in the City of Paterson, which resulted in six people being shot and one death.

Upon arrival of the Paterson police departments the officers found a multiple people in the parking lot and inside the club that had been shot. Officers immediately rendered medical ...

18000 bags of Heroin Major Narcotics Raid

Paterson, NJ - On 5/22/17, Paterson Narcotics Detectives were conducting a drug investigation into ongoing drug sales on the lower part of 12th Avenue.  This was based on numerous community complaints and tips involving the area. 

At approximately 12:50PM, the investigation led to the arrest of the below listed individual and the recovery of a significant amount of Heroin and crack ...

Detectives Arrest 3, Recover 3 Handguns During Special Detail

Paterson, NJ -  On Friday evening, 5/19, Detectives from the Paterson Police Department Ceasefire and Street Crime Units, along with Detectives with the New Jersey State Police, were assigned to a Violent Crime Suppression Detail . These officers were assigned to monitor designated Violent Crime locations citywide, and to enforce any violations observed within these areas. At ...

32 Glassines of Heroin and 648 Grams of Marijuana Seized by Police Upon Arrest of 5 Men in Paterson

On 5/15/17 Paterson Narcotics Detectives conducted an investigation of 377 E. 29th Street between 10th & 11th Avenue in response to a citizen complaint regarding drug dealing at the location. The investigation subsequently resulted in the following arrests and evidence seized.

 ARRESTED:             

Jeffrey Spurlock, Hewitt, ...

Shooting On Totowa Ave Near Paterson Ave Sends a 16 Year Old to the Hospital

Paterson, NJ - The City of Paterson Police Department Special Investigations Division issued a Press Release. 

Non-Fatal Shooting Incident 

Date of Incident : Saturday 5/13/17

Time of Incident : 8:15 pm 

Location: Totowa Avenue near Paterson Avenue 

Victim : 16 year old male 

Injury : Gunshot Wound Torso 

Condition : Stable 

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