Around the table sat urban mayors, legislators and gun control activists.
Students Demand Action Hudson County held a protest outside Jersey City's City Hall Monday afternoon following a shooting on Friday at Newport Mall.
The two day training, focused on preventing school shootings, starting with identifying the threat mentally, not physically.
Synagogues all over the state held vigils and prayer services to remember the victims lost and provide hope for the future.
The governor urged Trenton to keep the Art All Night festival going after it was marred this past weekend by a mass shooting. Organizers of the event say they plan to bring it back next year.
Toms River students sponsored a rally against gun violence in solidarity with the survivors of the mass shooting that claimed 17 lives at a high school in Parkland, Florida.