Perth Amboy promotes first African American fire captain

Raven Santana, Correspondent | October 2, 2020 | Social
Public service runs deep in the Garrison family

James Dean Garrison is the first Black firefighter to reach the rank of captain in the Perth Amboy Fire Department. A career in firefighting wasn’t just a call to help others in the Garrison family; it’s a legacy that was passed from father to son. Garrison’s late father also served with the department. Correspondent Raven Santana has the story.