This Day in History: 1942-02-01
Richard V. King went on duty as a regular Patrolman on the Mahwah Police Department. He had been appointed at the Township Committee meeting of January 15th. Chief Smith also reported on the special group of Police reserves who had volunteered to assist the force during the wartime emergency. Fifteen men were to receive arm bands and training to assist in case of special need. Included in the Group were C. Edison Wiley, Lloyd Calling and Donald Parker.