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Newark Mayor Orders 30-Day Suspension on Towing Cars with Suspended License, Registrations

The Honorable Mayor Ras J. Baraka announced today that he has signed an Executive Order that goes into effect today, placing a 30-day suspension on towing cars that have expired licenses or lack registration from the streets of Newark, unless the vehicle creates a dangerous situation or it is engaged in criminal activity. In either case, a police officer must be present.

Newark to Launch Pop-up COVID-19 Vaccination Locations in Every Ward

Newark City officials announced today that in addition to the City’s current two Newark Department of Health vaccination sites located at 110 William Street and 394 University Avenue, there will be new rotating vaccination locations throughout the city beginning in February.

Police Charge New Brunswick Man with Shooting

​Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of theNew Brunswick Police Department announced that a New Brunswick man has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting that took place in the area of Phelps Avenue in New Brunswick.