Newark's police director ordered every active man and woman on the force into the streets to stop an onslaught of violence in the Brick City on Thursday.

The directive comes after a jump in violent crime in recent days. Officers were asked to come in uniform and show strength in numbers.

Large scale concentrations of police resources are unusual, but is reportedly in response to a...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, 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
Not a customer?