Sources close to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office have told HudsonTV that the Guttenberg Police Department is under investigation.
The Prosecutor’s Office, when contacted by HudsonTV, sent the following statement:
“The Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor will neither confirm nor deny an investigation.”
Sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, claim an investigation is ongoing regarding fraudulent record keeping or other improprieties possibly the reason as to why Mayor Drasheff is stepping down.
HudsonTV recently reported on the large percentage of Guttenberg’s police officers making over $100,000 a year, and on the small town’s hiring of a West New York commissioner as its full time new town administrator to replace its retiring part time administrator.