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Police & Fire
Fair Lawn police officer and former accreditation manager Ron Patterson was promoted to Acting Captain on April 1.
Fair Lawn police will be upping pedestrian safety enforcement during the month of June.
A River Road panhandler who fled when confronted by police Thursday faces multiple drug charges, Lt. James Corcoran said.
Police & Fire, Schools
All Saddle Brook public schools went into a brief lockdown Thursday morning after rumors surfaced of a possible school shooting at Elmwood Park's Memorial High School.
Twelve-year Fair Lawn police veteran Joseph Dawicki was bumped up to Acting Lieutenant on April 1.
A Fair Lawn woman suffered lower body injuries when she was struck by a car Monday night while crossing Morlot Avenue at 5th Street, police said.
Fair Lawn Fire Chief Jeff Greco was uninjured in a minor motor vehicle accident Sunday on Morlot Avenue, police said.
For the next week, overnight paving will occur for all Route 208 South entrance and exit ramps in Fair Lawn.
Caleb Lawrence McGillvary, 34, charged with killing Joseph Galfy of Clark.
The 2010 killings of two women, in Teaneck and Palisades Park, remain unsolved. Authorities have not said the two deaths are connected.
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