TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: ACTING PROSECUTOR GURBIR S. GREWAL
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
There will be a press conference tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. to announce the results of "Operation Safe City" – a joint initiative by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, the Englewood Police Department, and the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office, targeting the rise in gun violence in Englewood, New Jersey this year. To date, the initiative has resulted in 19 arrests, including the arrest of four individuals on attempted murder charges, the recovery of 7 illegal firearms, the seizure of controlled substances, and, most importantly, a drop in shooting incidents.
Gurbir S. Grewal, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor
Michael Saudino, Bergen County Sheriff
Frank Huttle III, Mayor, City of Englewood
Lawrence Suffern, Chief, City of Englewood Police Department
Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.
Englewood Police Department
75 S. Van Brunt Street, Second Floor Conference Room
Englewood, New Jersey 07631
As this matter will be outlined at a press conference tomorrow, no further information will be given at this time.
Please arrive early to permit clearance through security. Please silence all cell phones, PDAs, and pagers before start of press conference.