New Jersey State
Police detectives assigned to the state's Division of Motor Vehicles'
Document Fraud Squad arrested two North Jersey men Jan. 6 as part
of an ongoing investigation, according to a statement from the New
Mayora-Ore of Belleville, NJ, and Almira Marques Polvora of Newark,
NJ, were arrested early Monday in the parking lot of the Newark DMV
The DMV statement
said a search of their vehicle resulted in the discovery of numerous
New Jersey driver's license applications, examination permits, numerous
passports, counterfeit birth certificates, counterfeit INS naturalization
certificates and Social Security cards. About 5.4 ounces of cocaine
valued at $15,000 was also found in the vehicle.
In the past six
months, more than 80 people have been arrested for using fraudulent
documents to obtain New Jersey driver's licenses at DMV agencies.