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UPDATE: Essex Prosecutor Identifies Woman Killed in Montclair
Newark --Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Montclair Police Chief Todd Conforti announced today that the Montclair Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the fatal stabbing of Ms. Tameeka Johnson, 41, o
BREAKING NEWS OUT OF NEW YORK- IT'S BAD
Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that ARIEL ACOSTA, a/k/a “A-Loc,” a/k/a “Blue,” a/k/a “True Blue,” was sentenced today to 160 months in prison for firearms and narcotics trafficking. ACOSTA and his co-conspirators sold seven guns, incl
Fatal Stabbing In Montclair Claims Woman's Life: Officials
MONTCLAIR, NJ — A fatal stabbing claimed the life of a woman in Montclair on Monday, authorities said.
One killed after being struck by train on Montclair-Boonton line in Montclair
The train was on its way to Penn Station New York from Montclair State University when it struck a person of 4:55 a.m., just west of the Watchung Avenue Station, said NJ Transit spokesman Jim Smith. The train had left Montclair State University at 4:45 a.m. and 10 passengers were on board.
NJ Transit Delays: Fatal Strike In Montclair, 'Disabled Train'
MONTCLAIR, NJ — A NJ Transit train struck and killed a person near Watchung Avenue in Montclair on Tuesday morning, authorities said.
Investigation into police-involved shooting in East Orange
Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting in East Orange.EAST ORANGE, New Jersey (WABC) --Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting in New Jersey Tuesday night.The Essex County Prosecutors Office says it happened at about 10 p.m. on Park Avenue in East Orange.There is n
Stabbing Victim Named at Montclair Union Garden Apartments - Baristanet
Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Montclair Police Chief Todd Conforti announced today that the Montclair Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the fatal stabbing of Tameeka Johnson, 41, of Montclair.
New Jersey Man Faces DUI Charge, Allegedly Tells Cops He 'Drank Too Much Because the Jets Suck'
A New Jersey man was arrested on a DUI charge after telling police he "drank too much because the Jets suck," authorities say. Christopher J. Grayshock, 57, of West Milford, is facing assault by auto, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence, reckless dr
NJ Transit: Person fatally struck by train on Montclair-Boonton line, service suspended
Some trains have been temporarily discontinued or have changes of origin/destination for PTC installation. This impacts the Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast Line, Morris & Essex, Montclair-Boonton and Main-Bergen-Port Jervis lines. Service is expected to be completely restored by mid-January 2
UPDATE: Paterson Man Wanted for Shooting that Killed Two After Dispute with Ex-Girlfriend
Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald announce that based upon an investigation by the Paterson Police Department, in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office, Jonathan Hernandez, 31, from Paterson, has been identified as the individual want
Police Search for Clues as Identity Released of 41-Year-Old Female Victim of Fatal Stabbing on Greenwood Ave
MONTCLAIR, NJ - Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Montclair PoliceChief Todd Conforti announced Tuesday, that the Montclair Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the fatal stabbing of a female victim i
Montclair lawyer back in court on girlfriend's killing. Judge to decide if he stays jailed
Ray, who washanded over to FBI and Homeland Security Investigations agentslast week by authorities in Cuba, has been charged with murder in Bledsoe's Oct. 22 fatal shooting.
Firefighters battle 2-alarm house fire in Paterson
NewsCopter 7's Shannon Sohn was over the scene in Paterson.PATERSON, New Jersey (WABC) --Firefighters battled a two-alarm house fire in New Jersey Monday.The fire broke out at about 5 p.m. at 48 Paterson Avenue in Paterson.It spread throughout the three-story residential building with flames shootin
Montclair man arrested, charged in string of burglaries in Newark
Kaili W. Richardson, a Montclair resident, was arrested after “concerned citizens” came forward with information on the suspect, reported Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose.
Prosecutor's Office: 2 Mexican nationals arrested with $3M in meth, heroin and fentanyl
Two men from Sinaloa, Mexico were arrested after they came to Bergen County distribute an estimated $3 million worth of drugs, the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office said.
Newark loses bid to land Amazon's new headquarters
Amazon announced today that Long Island City, New York and Crystal City, Virginia will be the sites for its second headquarters.
Newark Man Arrested for Possession of an Assault Rifle
Authorities announced the arrest of Shymere M. Banks, 24, of Newark, for possession of an assault rifle in an incident that occurred yesterday.
Female Fatally Stabbed in Montclair on Monday, Police Confirm
Story developing....MONTCLAIR, NJ - Law enforcement officials have confirmed the fatal stabbing of a female victim in Montclair on Monday. The exact location and details surrounding the homicide have not yet been released.However, eyewitnesses reported seeing police bring someone in a body bag out o
Woman stabbed to death in Montclair
A woman was stabbed to death in Montclair Monday.The woman was killed on Greenwood Avenue, according to spokeswoman Katherine Carter of the Essex County Prosecutor's Office. No further information was available Monday night.Akirah Townes of Orange was stabbed to deathabout a half-mile away in April.
ICE: Man who killed 3 should have been deported before murders
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A man charged with killing three people in Missouri this month should have faced deportation proceedings after he was arrested last year for a separate offense in New Jersey, instead of being released, federal immigration officials said Friday.