Investigation into Newark Police announced

An investigation into the Newark Police Department has been announced by the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division.

Details will be announced at a press conference at 11:30 a.m. today at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Newark that will include Mayor Cory Booker, departing Police Director Garry McCarthy, and Acting Police Director Samuel DeMaio.

McCarthy announced last week he is leaving to take the top post with the Chicago police.

http://www.politickernj.com/47311/politically-hobbled-mayor-bids-farewell-terse-mccarthy-super-horizon Investigation into Newark Police announced