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Four Men Arrested for Interstate Catalytic Converter Thefts

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Fort Lee NJ, Four men were charged today for their roles in a scheme to steal catalytic converters from vehicles in New Jersey and transport the stolen goods to New York, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced.

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Fourth Man Charged with Conspiring to Kidnap Fort Lee Man

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Fort Lee NJ, a New York man was charged today with conspiring to kidnap and hold for ransom a Fort Lee, New Jersey, resident, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced.

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Three New York Men Charged with Conspiring to Kidnap Fort Lee Man

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Fort Lee NJ,  three New York men were charged today with conspiring to kidnap and hold for ransom a Fort Lee resident, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced.

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Fort Lee Traffic Stop Leads to Philadelphia Construction Worker Being Charged With Drug Possession and Money Laundering

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Fort Lee NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of ANDERSON GERMAN-JAVIER (DOB: 1/28/1995; single; construction worker) of 3332 Kipp Street, Philadelphia, PA on money laundering and possession of controlled dangerous substance offenses. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love.

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Bergen County Narcotics Task Force Arrests Queens Man Transporting Bulk Shipments of United States Currency in Fort Lee

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Fort Lee NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of HONGWEI ZHENG (DOB: 12/10/1983; married; liquor store cashier) of 4507 Utopia Parkway, Flushing, New York on a money laundering offense. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love.

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Federal Judge Calls Palisades Park Man ,”New Jersey’s most flagrant violators of federal workplace safety laws ” Slapped with $2 Million Fine

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Palisades Park NJ,  One of New Jersey’s most flagrant violators of federal workplace safety laws – who continually puts workers at risk of serious injuries or worse – is personally liable for $2 million in penalties assessed by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration, a federal administrative law judge has ruled.

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Fort Lee Tire Slasher Picked Up By Englewood Cliffs Police

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Englewood Cliffs NJ, on February 10th patrol officers took a property damage report from a vehicle owner who parked their Nissan Rogue on West Bayview Avenue in the Borough. The victim stated that she had parked her car in the street earlier in the day. When she later returned, she found that her front and rear passenger tires had been punctured.

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Narcotics Task Force Arrests Man in Fort Lee with Over 25lbs of Marijuana ,$50 Grand and Firearms

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Fort Lee NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of CARLETON E. DIXON (DOB: 7/09/1982; single; unemployed) of 307 Stanley Road, New Vineyard, Maine for drug and firearm related crimes. The arrest is the result of an investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love.

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Barba Announces Candidacy for Bergen County Executive

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Fort Lee NJ, Businesswoman Linda T. Barba of Fort Lee today announced her candidacy for Bergen County executive. “I want to restore Bergen County to a place where our residents feel safe in all areas of their lives – physically, mentally, and economically,” said Barba, a 40-year-resident of the county, and a Republican. “We have seen our elected officials from Trenton to Washington to Hackensack, year after year, fail our families. It’s time for new people and new ideas to shake up One Bergen County Plaza and start to help businesses and families recover from the pandemic and protect our residents.”

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Fort Lee Man Arrested on Arson Related Charges

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Fort Lee NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of JAY U. FREEDMAN (DOB: 4/05/1961; single; retired) of 1265 15th Street, Apt. 8C, Fort Lee, NJ on a charge of Causing or Risking Widespread Injury or Damage. The arrest is the result of an investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Fort Lee Police Department under the direction of Chief Matthew J. Hintze.

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Fort Lee Man Arrested on Sexual Assault and Child Endangerment Charges

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Fort Lee NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of YUPANG IP (DOB: 10/11/1976; married; global trader) of Fort Lee, New Jersey on sexual assault and child endangerment charges. The arrest was the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Fort Lee Police Department under the direction of Chief Matthew Hintze.

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Fort Lee Girl 16, Reported Missing Last Seen in Brooklyn

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Fort Lee NJ, on Saturday September 4th at approximately 5:28am  the family of a 16 year old Fort Lee resident ,reported Luanna Silva Morel ,missing. The family indicated she was last seen in the area of Furman Street in Brooklyn .
Investigators believe she left home on foot wearing an oversized black t-shirt . Luanna is 5’6″weighing 110 lbs with short blonde hair and hazel eyes.

The Fort Lee Police Department is currently seeking information , please call (201) 592-3700 .

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Fort Lee Women Sentenced to 27 Months for Illegally Using Identity Fraud to Obtain More Than $300,000

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Fort Lee NJ, a Bergen County woman was sentenced today to 27 months in prison for participating in a scheme to obtain over $300,000 by illegally charging or attempting to charge victims’ financial accounts without authorization, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced.

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Fort Lee Hit With “Parkgate” as Mayor and Council Eye Historic Park for Parking lot and Turf Fields

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Fort Lee NJ, recently, the residents of Fort Lee discovered by accident, that their passive park is at risk of being turned into a 100 car parking lot, a softball field, and a soccer field.  The park is home to thousands of trees that fight both air pollution, noise pollution, provide shade to walkers/runners and home to so much wildlife.  All of this planning has been done without any notice to any residents.

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NY Waterway Relaunches Edgewater and Fort Lee Ferry Service to Midtown and Downtown Manhattan

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Beginning Monday, June 21, NY Waterway resumed ferry service from Edgewater, N.J. NY Waterway joined the Borough of Edgewater and Borough of Fort Lee Thursday to announce the long-awaited return of the ferry, which will provide service to Midtown and also to Downtown (which is new for the Edgewater ferry service).

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