Elias Irizarry is not accused of any violence directly.
As Montclair Township prepares its budget, a debate has arisen about how much should go to the police, as well as what policing should look like.
The man never spoke to the children or made any motions toward them, police said.
Montclair officials and community leaders are rallying to discuss the facts, fears and myths they worry are slowing the coronavirus vaccination rate in the brown and Black communities.
Montclair’s former deputy police chief Tracy Frazzano will be suspended for 30 days from her position as chief of the Marco Island Police Department in Florida
Montclair’s former deputy police chief Tracy Frazzano has been put on administrative leave from her position as chief of the Marco Island Police Department in Florida.
A group of Montclairians has created a conservancy in hopes of raising funds and making plans to upgrade Glenfield Park — and maybe even add a dog park.
Katherine Carter, a spokesperson for the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office, said no charges had been filed against the driver as of Wednesday, Jan. 20.
New Jersey and Essex County has the infrastructure to get Montclairians the vaccine, but supply from the federal government is an issue.
“Understanding everyone’s desire to get vaccinated as soon as possible, we understand people are anxious,” Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli said.