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Paterson Police Department


Federal authorities bust ring that supplied heroin to mid-level Paterson dealers
Jersey City man allegedly ran illegal law practice out of Paterson, say authorities
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About this picture: The Honorable Mayor Jose “joey” Torres and Police Director Jerry Speziale proudly announce that the recent group of twenty‐five (25) police recruits hired on July 21, 2014 will formally graduate the police academy on Friday; December 19, 2014. 
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Three teenagers arrested after car pursuit through Paterson streets

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Now helping to solve or to prevent a crime is a text away; Text “TIPS” to 274637 and let the law help you.

How it works: Type the word “TIPS” then your tip and send it to 274637. Example -
TIPS John Doe is selling drugs on the TJR campus behind the gym!

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