Det. Michael Morgan

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Newark Detective Michael Morgan, Shot To Death During Robbery, Laid To Rest

More than 1,000 police officers from all over the country paid tribute to a Newark police detective killed while trying to protect someone else.

11/12/2011

Blue Mass at Newark's Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

‘Blue Mass’ In Newark Honors Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

Ten officers who died in 2010 and 2011 were being honored at Newark’s Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart.

11/10/2011

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2 Arrests In Connection With Shooting Death Of Off-Duty Newark Det. Michael Morgan

Two people have been arrested in Philadelphia in connection with the shooting death of an off-duty Newark police detective, prosecutors said.

11/09/2011

Surveillance video stills of two men sought in the shooting of Det. Michael Morgan. (credit: Paterson Police Department)

‘Persons Of Interest’ Sought In Fatal Shooting Of Newark Police Det. Michael Morgan

Detective Michael Morgan, 32, was shot to death outside the Sunrise Gentleman’s Lounge near Straight Street and Getty Avenue in Paterson around 3:30 a.m.

11/08/2011

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$25K Reward Offered For Info In Shooting Death Of Off-Duty Newark Police Officer

A robber approached Det. Michael Morgan as he was talking with a dancer outside the Sunrise Gentlemen’s Club in Paterson. Police believe there was a struggle, and Morgan was shot in the side.

11/07/2011