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Jersey City police protest the proposed layoffs (credit: CBS 2)

Jersey City Cops Protest Layoffs

The city said the cuts could be averted if the officers agree to concessions, like giving up their $1,300 annual uniform allowance.


Job seekers line up at a job fair at the Hotel Pennsylvania - New York, NY - Sep 29, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Camden Approves Laying Off One In 4 City Workers

Camden’s City Council approved the plan unanimously on Thursday despite pleas from workers and residents to find a way to save the jobs.


Jersey City Police (credit: Deb Cote)

Jersey City May Lay Off Dozens Of Cops

Jersey City has proposed laying off 89 members of its police department, including 82 officers.


Newark Mayor Cory Booker

Newark Mayor, Police Union Head At Odds Over Layoffs

There is concern and worry in New Jersey’s largest city. Newark residents were wondering Tuesday if their streets were safe after 14 percent of the city’s police officers were laid off.