Five ex-Hackensack cops are appealing their termination from the police department NorthJersey
Three of the five Hackensack police officers fired by the city last year will be able to keep their jobs after being found guilty of unlawfully breaking into an apartment building.
Two of those officers have been suspended and the third officer will be fully reinstated, the state Civil Service Commission decided Wednesday.
The commission upheld Hackensack’s decision to fire Detective Mark Gutierrez for allegedly falsifying a police report from the day of the break-in and Sgt. Justin de la Bruyere for signing the report, said lawyers for the city and one of the officers.
All the decisions can be appealed.
The commission’s decision goes against administrative