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Essex County Police: Woman Killed, $5K Reward To Catch Shooter
NEWARK, NJ — The Essex County Sheriff's Crime Stoppers Program is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Michelle Newkirk, 26, of Newark.
Newark resident charged in murder of South Jersey man
Lonnie Arrington, 48, was arrested on Tuesday at Penn Station by New Jersey Transit Police for the murder of Michael Shendock, 38, of Voorhees, according to a release from the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.
West Orange police seek help to find missing person - Essex News Daily
WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing West Orange resident. Paul Geiger Jr., age 82, was last seen on Oct. 19 at 10:30 a.m. At that time he left his residence in West Orange traveling to an appointment at another West Orange address, however, he
Things to do Oct. 25
EVENTSRoseland Farmers Marketwill be held at the corner of Roseland and Harrison avenues noon to 6 p.m. every Friday to Oct. 26.Eighth Annual Menorah Lighting Ceremony,sponsored by Roseland Recreation, will be held at 140 Eagle Rock Ave. on Tuesday, Dec. 2. Festivities including blessings, remarks
Police investigating incident at School 10 in Paterson
(Photo: Tariq Zehawi/Staff Photographer)Over a dozen police cars could be seen at School 10 in Paterson with one unmarked car roaming the area on Friday.A request for teachers to immediately send down a list of their absent students could be heard on the loud speaker.Paterson police director Jerry S
Man fatally struck by SUV in Jersey City Heights
The man, whose identity was unknown Friday afternoon, was crossing Summit Avenue at Griffith Street at 10:30 a.m. when he was struck by a Toyota Rav-4 heading east on the one-way street, Jersey City police spokeswoman Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione said.
Police: Alleged luring incident in Clifton appears to be a misunderstanding
In a post on their Facebook page, Clifton police said the white panel van caught on video driving away from the home of a girl who called the police was found in Paterson. Prior to locating the van, police released video footage of the vehicle. There is black graffiti on the driver side of the car a
Robber convicted of killing man who was held-up on his front stoop
A jury deliberated for about six hours before returning felony murder, robbery and related charges againstKevin Miller, 27, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.
2 men in white van sought for possible attempted luring of young girl in NJ
Police say the individual who approached the girl was sitting in the front passenger seat in the van and is described to be in his 40s, about 5-feet-5-inches, with a thin build and dark, curly, short hair.
Daylight Bank Robbery At Wells Fargo In Newark, Cops Seek Suspect
According to the Newark Department of Public Safety, at 12:30 p.m., a man walked into the Wells Fargo Bank at 765 Broad Street and handed the teller a note. The man left the bank after the female teller handed him an "undetermined amount of cash."
Powerball ticket worth $1 million bought at N.J. supermarket, 6 others worth $50K
There were also six third-prize tickets sold in New Jersey. Each matched four numbers plus the Powerball and is worth $50,000. They were bought at the following locations:Schuyler Foods on Schuyler Avenue in North ArlingtonThe Wine Rack on Essex Street in MillburnSungate Mini Mart on Prospect Street
Things to do Oct. 18
EVENTSStrut Your Mutt,Essex County’s Annual Canine Halloween Costume Parade and Contest, will be held on Sunday, Oct. 21, at Essex County Hilltop Dog Park, Courter Lane, North Caldwell. Registration is at noon, with the parade at 1 p.m. Participation is free. The rain date is Sunday, Oct. 28. For mo
Newark Juvenile 'Stable' After Shooting; Car Flees Scene: Police
NEWARK, NJ — Newark authorities are searching for the occupants of a Hyundai Santa Fe after a juvenile was shot on Elizabeth Avenue on Wednesday. The male victim was hospitalized and is in stable condition, police said.
14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly killing teen at Brooklyn basketball court: DA
BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A 14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly shooting a 16-year-old boy dead at a basketball court in Brooklyn, the Kings County District Attorney announced Thursday.
One hour, two crashes on Montclair's Valley Road
(Photo: Joshua Jongsma/NorthJersey.com)MONTCLAIR — It was a rough night for drivers on Valley Road Thursday as police responded to two separate crashes in close succession.The first came at the intersection with Normal Avenue in front of Montclair State University shortly before 7:30 p.m. Three cars
Despite rift between mayor and council, Hoboken Hilton Hotel plan passes easily | Hudson County View
Despite a rift between Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla and the majority of the city council, the Hilton Hotel Redevelopment plan, which comes with $4.85 million in community givebacks, passed through the governing body with ease after three hours of public comment.
Woman Charged in Crash that Killed East Brunswick Man
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Paterson woman was a arrested and charged with homicide for a fatal drunk-driving crash last month in which an 80-year-old man was killed another person was injured on Route 1 in North Brunswick, authorities said.
9 things to do in North Jersey this week
Listen to vinyl recordings focusing on New Jersey artists, including Les Paul, The Four Seasons, Frank Sinatra and Bruce Springsteen at the vinyl listening party at Mahwah Museum, 201 Franklin Turnpike on Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. All selections will be from carefully selected vinyl pressings. Guests wil
VIDEO: Man Shot At Point-Blank Range On Brooklyn Street
The suspect is believed to be a man wearing a dark colored hooded jacket, dark colored jeans, black sneakers, purple Latex gloves and a black ski mask.
Man lied about being carjacked after robbing Home Depot, cops say
A Union police officer arrested one of the men after a foot chase, but the second robber escaped into a wooded area, according to a statement released Thursday afternoon.