NJ Troopers Arrest Man On State's Top 12 Most Wanted ListDavid Burroughs, of Jersey City, was put on the state's Top 12 Most Wanted Fugitive list in 2013.
Wake Held For Jersey City Police Officer Melvin SantiagoDuring the service, Mayor Fulop promoted Santiago, who had been on the job since December, to the rank of detective and awarded him the Medal of Honor.
Mayor: Jersey City Cop Melvin Santiago Killed In Walgreens AmbushOfficer Melvin Santiago, 23, was fatally shot in the head responding to a call at the 24-hour drug store on Communipaw Avenue and John F. Kennedy Boulevard just after 4 a.m., Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop told reporters.
Cops: 3 Women Injured In Jersey City Housing Complex ShootingThree women were shot early Sunday after two gunmen fired into a crowd outside a housing complex near Jersey City's downtown, police said.
Jersey City's New Mayor Proposes Police, Fire MergerJersey City Mayor Steve Fulop's ordinance will be introduced during a hearing on Wednesday. He said the merger would cut costs and streamline services.
Jersey City Mayor Taps NYPD Deputy Chief To Lead Police, Fire Departments"He's going to bring Jersey City to the next level," Mayor Steve Fulop said. "We've been a little bit behind the times and I think Jim coming into Jersey City is going to change the dynamics and move the city forward."
Prosecutors: Off-Duty Jersey City Cops' Death Doesn't Appear To Be SuspiciousProsecutors said that the death of an off-duty police officer whose body was found inside her northern New Jersey home this weekend does not appear to be suspicious.
Jersey City Cop, Working With U.S. Marshals, Shot During Investigation In ElizabethA Jersey City Police officer, working in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service, was wounded during an investigation just after 10 p.m. Thursday in Elizabeth, officials said.
Jersey City School Renamed In Honor Of Fallen Police Officer Marc DiNardoA fallen Jersey City police officer killed in the line of duty was honored Wednesday. The elementary school that Officer Marc DiNardo attended 30 years ago was renamed in his memory at an emotional ceremony at the school.
Jersey City Cop Investigated Following Fatal CrashAn off-duty Jersey City Police officer was under investigation Tuesday night. He’s accused of causing an accident that killed an elderly woman in Bayonne.
Jersey City Police Approve Deal To Avert LayoffsJersey City's police union has approved an agreement that will avert the layoffs of 82 officers. Mayor Healy announced that the Police Officers Benevolent Association approved the agreement Wednesday night.