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Statement from Newark CCRB Chairman
 Richard Robinson regarding New Year's Day 2021
Newark Police Department Shooting

Newark, N.J. – January 27, 2021 – The Newark Civilian Complaint Review Board would like to acknowledge our awareness of the New Year’s Day Newark Police (NPD) involved shooting, which resulted in the death of 39 year-old Carl Dorsey III. The CCRB will continue to monitor the situation and gather information to be best of service to the community when called upon for intervention following the requisite steps as mandated by bill S1036, the laws of the State of New Jersey as it relates to our investigatory powers and our bylaws as they currently stand. This matter will be considered a priority and treated with an effort of absolute transparency by the Newark CCRB.


Pretar Passe,

Administrative Director, Newark CCRB

(973) 792-9160