Trenton police urge Christie to come up with more aid for the city

Police officers in Trenton are urging the Christie administration to come up with more state aid for the city, before a third of Trenton's police

TRENTON - Police officers in Trenton are urging the Christie administration to come up with more state aid for the city, before a third of Trenton's police force is laid off.

More than 100 officers, which make up a third of Trenton's police force, received layoff notices. Trenton Mayor Tony Mack says it's up the state to come up with the money, and he's not optimistic.

The mayor says the layoffs will save the city $4 million the first year, but the savings will more than double after two years.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: Pro-President Donald Trump rally held in Middletown
Supporters of President Donald Trump held a rally 2 Rally in support of President Trump held in Middletown
Suez Water continues to repair water main break 3 Suez Water on scene of water main break in Hoboken
Supporters of President Donald Trump gather in Wayne 4 2 pro-President Trump rallies held in New Jersey
Khalil Wheeler-Weaver (pictured) is accused of killing three 5 Man charged in murder of 2 missing women accused of killing 3rd

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!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE