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Jersey City Council unanimously approves $533k contract for 700 police body...

The Jersey City Council approved a nearly $533,000 contract for the purchase, delivery, and software maintenance of 700 police body cameras at last night's...

Jersey City advocacy groups still pushing for police reforms, looking forward...

While their calls to defund the police in this year's budget were unsuccessful, Jersey City advocacy groups are still pushing for police reforms, with...

Jersey City OKs $658M budget after 7 hours of calls to...

The Jersey City Council finalized a roughly $658 million budget with no municipal tax increase that was significantly delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Lavarro, Solomon propose redirecting $5M from public safety into community programs

Ahead of tomorrow's Jersey City Council vote on a $658 million budget, Councilmen Rolando Lavarro and James Solomon are proposing redirecting $5 million from...

Residents again ask Jersey City Council to defund the police during...

Many Jersey City residents again called for defunding the police after the amended $568 million budget offered few cuts to the police department, while...

Solomon, Fulop admin trade shots over Jersey City’s plan to hire...

Jersey City Ward E Councilman James Solomon and the Mayor Steven Fulop administration are trading shots over the city's plan to hire 23 new...

Chiaravalloti calls on law enforcement to investigate FB post that appears...

Bayonne Assemblyman Nick Chiaravalloti (D-31) is calling on local, county, and state law enforcement to investigate a Facebook post that appears to "endorse lynching." By...

Demand mounts to defund the police in Jersey City as they...

Dozens of residents who phoned in to the Jersey City Council meeting called on the governing body to defund the police department, pressuring their...

Solomon: Spending $109.9M on Jersey City police salaries is ‘unacceptable,’ Fulop,...

Jersey City Ward E Councilman James Solomon says that the the current budget, which allocates $109.9 million for police salaries is "unacceptable" as it...
Jersey City Ward D council debate