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Cops: 3 men allegedly busted with drugs, gun and bullet-proof vest
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Police allegedly caught three men in their 20s with heroin and marijuana intended for sale, a gun and a stolen bullet-resistant vest in Graniteville.
Police captain suing town to recoup back pay she is owed - Essex News Daily
Irvington Police Division Capt. Monique Smith, who was cleared by Superior Court Judge Michael Ravin in July 2017 of criminal charges related to an off-duty incident with Newark Councilman John Sharpe James in 2014, is still trying to reclaim $300,000 in back pay she claims she was due when she retu
Irvington 2018 Prom (PHOTOS)
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Fugitives who escaped juvenile jail, carjacked vehicle, caught in Newark
Newark residents Lonell Carruthers, 22, Almuqtadir Padgett, 20, and Dyshawn Williams, 22, were wanted for a May 3 escape from the Juvenile Medium Security Facility in Bordentown. The facility is run by the state's Juvenile Justice Commission (JJC).
Paterson police probe three armed robberies in 30-minute span
In one incident, a taxi driver was sitting inside his parked cab on Lyon Street when two men approached him, police said. One suspect brandished a silver gun and they took his money and fled, police said.
4-year-old in critical condition after 4-story fall in Newark
NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) --Police in Newark are trying to figure out how a four-year-old girl fell out of a fourth-floor window.Investigators said the child was playing in an upstairs area in a building on Branford Place around 10:00 p.m. Thursday when she fell.The little girl was rushed to the hos
Party Boat Dispute Leads to Police Chase, Crash in Brooklyn: NYPD
Passengers who had just walked off of a party boat in Brooklyn got into a rowdy argument, ensuing in shots fired, a police chase and a car crash, the NYPD said Saturday.
3 wanted for attacking father and son on Staten Island
NEW YORK (WABC) --Three suspects are wanted for attacking a man and his son on Staten Island.Police say the 40-year-old man and his 17-year-old son were walking near Simonson Place and Castleton Avenue April 21 when the suspects walked up behind them.The first suspect then began hitting the father w
1-Year-Old Boy Abducted in NY; Missing Mom's Body Found
What to KnowAn Amber Alert was issued Friday for Owen Hidalgo-Calderon, who was abducted from Sodus, New York, nine days agoHe was taken "under circumstances that lead police to believe that he is in imminent danger of serious physical harm and or death"The boy's mother, who had been missing a week,
Girl, 4, in critical condition after fall from 4th floor window
Yoriani Encarnacion, 6,died after she fellout of an open window on the third floor of an apartment on 14th Avenue while playing on a bed with friends earlier this month.
Memorial Day weekend forecast: Sunny start, cloudy finish
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- As the unofficial start to summer gets under way Friday with the start of the three-day Memorial Day weekend, Staten Islanders can expect a sunny start, but clouds will begin to roll in on Monday.
A dozen arrested following narcotics investigation - Essex News Daily
NEWARK, NJ — Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino announced May 19 that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force, which includes detectives from the Newark Police Department, along with local, state and federal agencies, executed seven search warrants during the week of
Finally, a viable plan to save Newark's castle on the hill | Carter
As a girl,Louise Scott-Rountreealways saw a gaggle of people congregating in her mother's famous home on High Street, now known as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Newark.
Prom 2018: McKee High School rocks night away at Island Chateau
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- On one of the most memorable nights of their young lives, 115 seniors from McKee High School rocked their prom night away at the Island Chateau in Grasmere Thursday, as the rhythmic sounds of a skilled deejay reverberated in the background.
Newark Police Shoot Dog That Was Attacking Woman: Authorities
NEWARK, NJ — A pair of Newark police officers shot a dog that was attacking a woman on Hunterdon Street early Thursday morning, authorities said.
Missing Newark Teen Found Uninjured: Police
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — An Essex County teen reported missing more than a week ago has been found uninjured, authorities said Thursday.
5 Arrested For Shoplifting In Clark Stores
CLARK, NJ — Clark Police report making a total of eight arrests for shoplifting, driving under the influence and outstanding warrants last week.
Linden High School prom 2018 (PHOTOS)
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2 Linden men charged in Rahway shooting
According to police, Abdulaziz Muhammad, 19, and Traivon Hodge, 18, were arrested after an investigation indicated their alleged involvement in the shooting.
BREAKING NEWS: Orange City Hall Closed
EAST ORANGE, NJ - Sophia Desanges- Harriott is a Preschool Teacher who works with the children of NJ to prepare them for their early stages of education. Sophia believes that education is an outlet for all children to learn and succeed. She is certified from Pre-Kindergarten to 3rd grade. In additio