Newark Mayor Luis Quintana and Newark Police Director Sam DeMaio joined a dozen other local officials to announce a new round of crime fighting strategies for 2014. Despite a drop in assaults and total number of shootings, murder and robberies were way up in the Brick City in 2013. DeMaio says a lack of proper staffing is the reason and that the department will hire 100 new police officers. The...

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