Trenton's plan to reorganize police dept. causing concerns

Trenton Mayor Tony Mack's plan to reorganize the city's police department has been put on hold after causing controversy.Under the plan, units like anti-crime, drug,

TRENTON - Trenton Mayor Tony Mack's plan to reorganize the city's police department has been put on hold after causing controversy.

Under the plan, units like anti-crime, drug, tactical and vice would be disbanded to increase foot patrols around the city.

The mayor says the plan stems from residents saying they want to see an increased presence of police on the streets.

Prosecutors have expressed serious concerns over the plan, which has kept the plan from going into effect.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Interview with mother of transgender girl 1 VIDEO: Interview with mother of transgender girl
This is a sketch of a suspect wanted 2 Police impersonator sought in New Milford
Jersey Weekend Buzz 3 Jersey Weekend Buzz
The body of Trupal Patel, 29, was found 4 Discovery of body in Wall prompts murder investigation
The body of Trupal Patel, 29, was found 5 Discovery of body in Wall prompts murder investigation

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