Press Releases : Paterson Police Department

Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and Officer in Charge Isa Abbassi Release Strategic Plan for the Paterson Police Department

For Immediate Release: September 26, 2023 Paterson Police Department- Isa M. Abbassi, Officer-in-Charge For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Rob RowanOAGpress@njoag.gov View Strategic Plan  PATERSON – Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and Paterson Police...

AG Platkin Announces Isa Abbassi has Assumed Command of the Paterson Police Department

For Immediate Release: May 9, 2023 Office of the Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney GeneralPaterson Police Department- Isa M. Abbassi, Officer in Charge For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Rob RowanOAGpress@njoag.gov Listening Session Schedule | PPD...

Paterson Police Announce Arrests Resulting in Two Guns Being Seized

For Immediate Release: May 4, 2023 Office of the Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney GeneralPaterson Police Department- Frederick Fife, Interim Officer-in-Charge For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Rob RowanOAGpress@njoag.gov PATERSON – Attorney...

Attorney General Platkin to Hold A Public Safety and Mental Health Community Listening Session in Paterson on May 4th

A Series of Community Listening Sessions with Incoming Officer-In-Charge Isa Abbassi to follow For Immediate Release: April 24, 2023 Office of the Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney General For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Rob...

Hours-long Standoff Between Paterson Police and Barricaded Man with a Knife Ends Peacefully

For Immediate Release: April 14, 2023 Office of The Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney GeneralPaterson Police Department- Frederick Fife, Interim Officer-in-Charge For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Rob RowanOAGpress@njoag.gov PATERSON – On Saturday...