Students help police officers wrap gifts for the needy

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POMPTON LAKES -

Some Passaic County students and police officers are making New Jersey proud this holiday season.

Officers in the Pompton Lakes Police Department held their annual toy drive. Some students at the Lakeside Elementary School showed up to help them wrap the presents.

The gifts will be given to children in town with needy backgrounds. The department has held the toy drive for many years.

The officers say that the goal is to give toys to 50 needy children.

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