North Jersey police depts. mull merger due to finances

The Morris County towns of Pequannock and Riverdale are looking to combine their police departments to save money.The idea is already drawing criticism from residents

The Morris County towns of Pequannock and Riverdale are looking to combine their police departments to save money.

The idea is already drawing criticism from residents that are concerned about increased response times.

Pequannock's township manager says the move could save each town about $500,000 a year by reducing skyrocketing payroll costs.

The idea of the merger is still in...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

V-Go Robot helps student battling cancer attend school 1 V-Go Robot helps student battling cancer attend school
A bobcat that was struck by car was 2 Bobcat struck by car released back into wild
Man arrested in shooting involving Fetty Wap now 3 Man arrested in shooting involving Fetty Wap facing robbery charges
Dover launches the Street Smart Dover campaign to 4 Dover launches new campaign to lessen number of pedestrian fatalities
Ella Glenn is today's Scholar Athlete. 5 Scholar Athlete - Ella Glenn

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!