Originally Posted by StevenY.
I remember going to the Prudential Center about two months ago for a concert and thought, "doesn't look too bad here, why does everyone say it's bad around here?". Went back a couple of weeks later to have dinner at dino bbq. Wow, the area was extremely creepy and shady. All I know is that I kept my guard up the whole time just to make sure, don't know if I'd ever go back unless I really had to for a concert.
That part of Newark is shady by the pru center. rumor is newark is going to bring back police officers they laid off so that should settle down the crap going on around here by a good percentage. God willing!