Bergen County Sheriff’s Office
Bergen County freeholders have given final approval to ordinances that will merge the County Police Department with the Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities say an armed bandit wearing a pink wig robbed a northern New Jersey bank.
Tedesco, a county freeholder and former mayor of Paramus, said he hopes to sign a memorandum of agreement realigning the two police forces within his first 100 days in office.
A correction officer and an inmate in Georgia targeted Bergen County residents in a phone scam, convincing them they needed to pay fines for missing jury duty or having an outstanding arrest warrant, police said.
Fraudsters are apparently targeting Bergen County residents with a jury duty phone scam. Calls have been made on pre-paid cell phones with ‘201’ area codes, the Bergen County Sheriff’s office said.
It’s more than about police work — it’s a day to bring some smiles to some of the county’s bravest young citizens.