Scandal-Immersed Cop Missing In Action

James P. Hart, who has been absent from his job as a Carteret police officer 151 times during his career, is seeking election to borough’s school board.

CARTERET — Board of Education candidate James P. Hart, no stranger to scandals as of late, failed to show up for duty over 150 times during his relatively short career with the Carteret Police Department. These absences are in addition to hundreds of sick and vacation days allotted to Hart as part of his contract.

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