NJ Spotlight News

Monitoring of Newark police for two more years discussed

Clip: 04/18/2022 | 3m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Federal monitoring of Newark PD is set to stay in place until 2023 despite pushback from Mayor Ras Baraka and Newark's public safety director, who says the city has made significant progress since the independent monitor was put in place in 2016 following a Department of Justice investigation uncovering civil rights abuses and misconduct by officers.

Aired: 04/18/22

Rating: NR

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