Diaz pledges ‘zero tolerance’ for corruption

Perth Amboy Mayor Wilda Diaz reacted to the news today that Jeffrey D. Gumbs, former director of human services and recreation super under former Mayor Joseph Vas, admitted submitting fraudulent invoices to the city to pay for personal expenses for both himself and Vas.

“My administration has zero tolerance for anyone in city government who violates the trust and confidence of the people that we are here to serve,” Diaz said in a statement. As we have stated previously, we have been cooperating fully with law enforcement authorities throughout their investigations and will continue to do so.”

Diaz pledges ‘zero tolerance’ for corruption