Law & Public Safety

In-person jury trials to resume in September
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In-person jury trials to resume in September

David Cruz | Aug 6, 2020

With mounting criminal and civil cases, New Jersey courts hope to restart in-person jury trials in September, but with strict rules in place for everyone from the judges to the juries.

Senate committee advances police reform bills
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Senate committee advances police reform bills

Michael Hill | Jul 28, 2020

New Jersey's Senate Law and Public Safety Committee advanced a bill to increase minority recruitment for police departments. One senator said the numbers show one department is less diverse now than a ...

Newark police and ambassadors urge mask wearing
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Newark police and ambassadors urge mask wearing

Michael Hill | Jul 15, 2020

Newark Police Division clergy and citizen patrol hit the streets to hand out face masks and encourage residents to practice safety. But, the public safety director says the Attorney General's Office ...