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Morris County Prosecutor joins statewide summit between law enforcement and faith leaders

TRENTON, NJ – Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll and Chief of Detectives Robert McNally joined the New Jersey Attorney General, County Prosecutors and other members of law enforcement for an interfaith summit on March 16.

Held in Trenton and hosted by the Office of Attorney General, the meeting was intended to discuss local security practices and public safety, in particular, for the pending celebration of Ramadan, which begins this year on March 22 and ends April 22.

Attorney General Platkin introduced Yolanda Melville as the new Director of Community Engagement and several faith leaders discussed how to learn and understand different religious customs, holidays and events.

The Morris County representatives confirmed their commitment to inter-faith communication and support for all our religious institutions and facilities.

Prosecutor Carroll thanked Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin for convening this important and useful meeting.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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