Trenton set to lay off a third of its police force Friday

Nearly one third of Trenton's police officers are set to be laid off tomorrow as the capital struggles to close a budget shortfall. A spokeswoman

TRENTON - Nearly one third of Trenton's police officers are set to be laid off tomorrow as the capital struggles to close a budget shortfall.

A spokeswoman for Trenton's mayor says the city is lobbying for last-minute state aid to prevent the layoffs, but with only one day to go, that seems unlikely.

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