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1 Man, 50 Burglaries? Montclair Police Arrest Suspected Serial Burglar

MONTCLAIR, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Montclair Police are planning to reveal more details following the arrest of a suspected serial burglar. Saveon Hayles was arrested in Jersey City after being chased on foot by police.


Takeout-Only For Awhile After Car Crashes Into Lodi Restaurant

A Lodi Italian restaurant was temporarily taking only takeout orders after a driver turned the front of the business into a drive-through Friday afternoon. The crash kept the dine-in area temporarily closed at least until 5 p.m., the owners said.


Suspect caught after woman uses coffee to stop Manhattan rape attempt

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GOP Lawmaker In Essex: Anti-Trump Ballot Bill Is Political Stunt

A Republican state lawmaker who represents parts of Essex, Morris and Passaic counties is heaping scorn on a New Jersey bill that would keep President Donald Trump off the ballot if he refuses to release his tax returns.


Elmwood Park Police Capture Lyndhurst Man, 44, In Street Robbery Of Boy, 15

UPDATE: Elmwood Park police captured one of two men who they said robbed a 15-year-old boy of his cellphone Thursday night. Linden Browne-Jones, a 44-year-old Barbadian national living in Lyndhurst, was taken into custody around 2 a.m. Friday with help from Lyndhurst police, Elmwood Park Police Chie


Bergen County Celebrates Black History Month

Tuesday night, the County of Bergen hosted its annual Black History Month celebration. This year’s event recognized the national Black History Month theme “Black Migrations,” featuring remarks from the Honorable Felix R. Neals, retired New York Administrative Law Judge, and Junius Williams, the offi


Queen Latifah to Build Affordable Housing in New Jersey, Report Says

Actress and hip hop artist Queen Latifah is headed back to her New Jersey roots, according to a published report. The artist plans to build a new affordable housing complex in Newark, but the project comes with a pricey cost.


Tag: “diversion burglaries”

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Tanker truck crash, fuel spill shuts down New Jersey highway

MARLBORO, New Jersey (WABC) -- A tanker truck crash and fuel spill has completely shut down a New Jersey highway Friday morning. The crash involved more than one truck and happened just before 10 a.m. on Route 9 at CR 520/Robertsville Road in Marlboro.


Glen Rock Woman, 69, Struck Crossing Fair Lawn Street: Police

GLEN ROCK, NJ — A borough woman was struck and injured by an SUV crossing a Fair Lawn street Thursday afternoon, police said. The 69-year-old woman sustained head and neck injuries after a 59-year-old woman from Belleville hit her while she was crossing Fair Lawn Avenue at about 5:11 p.m., Fair Lawn


No injuries as car overturns in Tewksbury Twp.

TEWKSBURY TOWNSHIP, NJ (Hunterdon County) – No one was injured when a vehicle overturned in Tewksbury Township Wednesday. Carlos A. Hinostroza-Pozo, 30, of Lodi, NJ was traveling southbound on Guinea Hollow Road when he reportedly slid off the roadway due to the road conditions, police said.


Police: Previously Raided Wayne House Hit Once More, Brothers Busted With Drugs Again

Wayne police raided the same home for the second time in less than two years Friday, arresting two brothers and a third man while seizing cocaine, pot and hash, along with two security badges and a simulated tactical vest labeled “POLICE.”


Man Accused of Murdering Elderly Parents

ENGLEWOOD, N.J.—An Englewood man is accused of murdering his 72-year-old parents inside the Lafayette Place home they shared. Police found victims Edward Boduch and Miroslawa Potocka dead from multiple stab wounds on Feb. 16 after conducting a welfare check at the request of a family member who was


Firefighter Slammed Into Hawthorne Ambulance Accidentally, Police Say

UPDATE: No summonses were considered necessary after a volunteer firefighter headed to an alarm broadsided a Hawthorne ambulance with three squad members inside, knocking it over, police said Friday following the conclusion of an investigation.


Bergen 8-Yr.-Old Going Home From Hospital After Horrific Crash

A Bergen County 8-year-old girl is coming home six weeks after she was critically injured in a horrific motor vehicle crash in Harrington Park, her father announced. Glori Lee will be discharged from the hospital next week, her father, Hans said in an update posted on Facebook. The family lives in N


N.Y. man, 34, killed in fiery crash on I-280 in West Orange

A 34-year-old New York City man was killed after his pickup truck burst into flames in a crash on I-280 in West Orange early Sunday. Though State Police said the man has not yet been positively identified, family members told SILive.com Neil Holtermann, of Staten Island, died in the crash.


Gas Attendant Killed In Wayne Crash Supported Family In India

WAYNE, NJ — Lovedeep Fatra moved from India to the United States for a better life and sent money to his family back home. He was slated to quit his job at the Delta gas station on Route 23 later this month to become a truck driver.


Man Gets 40 Years for Beating Sleeping Girlfriend to Death With Hammer in New Jersey Home

A man who used a hammer to fatally beat his sleeping girlfriend at her South Jersey home has been sentenced to 40 years in state prison. Lashaun Smith had pleaded guilty last month to murder in the November 2017 death of 28-year-old Sarah Phillips. The prison sentence was handed down Friday. He must


NJ Woman Crashed School Bus, Wasn't Authorized To Drive: Report

NEWARK, NJ — A school bus driver working for an Essex County company allegedly wasn't authorized to drive the vehicle when she crashed with a dozen children aboard earlier this week, a report says.


New Jersey Senate approves bill that could keep Trump off state’s 2020 ballot

The Democrat-controlled New Jersey Senate approved a bill that would keep presidential candidates off the state’s 2020 ballot unless they release their tax returns. The bill — which was passed Thursday in a 23-11 vote largely along party lines — needs the approval of an Assembly committee and the fu