By KATE ALBRIGHT and LOUIS C. HOCHMAN
Justin Rich grew up in Montclair. And he wants to feel like he belongs here.
Rich, who is Black, saw April 20’s conviction of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder of George Floyd as “a small victory.”
By ANDREW GARDA
Montclair — like all New Jersey communities — has until June 1 to get its police officers wearing body cameras, under a bill Gov. Phil Murphy signed in late 2020.
Montclair Police Chief Todd Conforti said he welcomes the cameras, “as they can be an effective investigative tool while protecting the police and the public.” He said he didn’t th...