Tuesday, June 11, 2013

New Watchdog Organization in Garfield New Jersey

Watch the FiOS1's report, our very own Victor Urbaez, talking about the new impactful watchdog organization URGENT - United Residents of Garfield Engaging Neighborhood Transformation.


GARFIELD - One year after the shooting of 19-year-old Malik Williams, a group of residents have informed an activist group called URGENT to fight the city, police and Bergen County, claiming harrassment buthe Garfield Police Department.  Williams was shot and killed in 2011 by police officers after fleeing the Garfield police station.  However, members of URGENT say that despite their efforts, nothing has changed.  FiOS1's Christi Duffy reports.