Cat burglar on the prowl in Passaic County

Police say that a burglar has broken into more than a dozen homes in Passaic County in the past two weeks.

Cops say the burglar has taken everything from cash to laptop computers. According to police, the burglar strikes when homeowners are sleeping. Police say that the burglar even walked right into a bedroom of one of the Clifton homes that were burglarized.

Passaic homeowners say they have reinstated their neighborhood watch program to help keep each other safe. Through the program, homeowners are reporting any type of concern that they have and reports are received immediately by cell phone or e-mail.

Police are asking homeowners to report anything suspicious.

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