Linden Police Blotter

Aug. 27 at 8:25 a.m. – Officers investigated a report of a theft at Community Surgical Co. on the 500 block of East Edgar Road. Some time between 4 p.m. on Aug. 26 and 8 a.m. on Aug. 27, 14 catalytic converters were stolen from company trucks parked in a lot surrounded by a barbed wire fence.

NJ Announces Pilot Program To Identify Hazards In Abandoned Buildings

CAMDEN – A state pilot program to locate and identify hazardous materials left behind or discarded in abandoned urban buildings, and which may pose a threat to firefighters, emergency responders and residents, has been established by the Department of Environmental Protection’s Bureau of Emergency Response, DEP Commissioner Bob Martin announced today.

Voice Of The People: Romney Probably Paid No Taxes In 2009

James J. Devine

Many believe Republican presidential nominee Willard ‘Mitt’ Romney is refusing to release his 2009 tax return because he paid no taxes despite income in the millions of dollars, but the greater concern for most Americans is that the man who could become leader of the free world thinks you and most other working families do not pay enough.