Police officers carry 'Flame of Hope' for Special Olympics New Jersey (PHOTOS)

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NJ.com—Law enforcement members from different Hudson County municipalities and agencies raised money for Special Olympics New Jersey by participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run on Friday, June 8. Law enforcement members from different Hudson County municipalities and agencies raised money for Special Olympics New Jersey by participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run on Friday, June 8. The torch run is one of the kickoff events for the Special Olympics Summer Games...

Jersey City swears in 25 new police officers (PHOTOS). A new crop of police officers were sworn into their roles on Thursday. A class of 25 recruits joined the Jersey City Police Department on Thursday, as the new officers were sworn in during a ceremony at City Hall.  Mayor Steve Fulop and Police Chief Michael Kelly were among the city officials at the ceremony, which also saw family members and friends of the new officers pack the Council Chambers at City Hall.  City officials say minorities comprise 75 percent of...