Breaking News from Paterson NJ

Find the latest Paterson NJ News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Paterson police arrest suspect for allegedly firing shots on Temple Street

A city man was arrested on Thursday afternoon for allegedly fired shots on Temple Street. Rajaheem Alston, 22-year-old, was identified as the alleged actor in the incident that took place on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. He is charged with aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, possessi


Paterson municipal prosecutor accused of grabbing employee by the buttocks

A municipal court employee has filed a lawsuit in New Jersey Superior Court alleging a prosecutor grabbed her by the buttocks during an open court session. The woman, listed in the lawsuit by her initials, N.B., says the incident happened on Nov. 29, 2017. Her lawsuit says during the morning court s


Paterson property owners can now pay taxes over the internet, says Sayegh

Standing in front of a desktop kiosk, mayor Andre Sayegh announced property owners can now pay their tax bills over the internet. “Instead of being on line, you can go online and pay your bills,” said Sayegh in a news conference in front of the tax office on Thursday morning. “We just sent out prope


Tag: “diversion burglaries”

“diversion burglaries”, Glen Rock NJ, Glen Rock Police. Glen Rock NJ, Glen Rock police discuss how diversion burglaries work and whats residents should watch out for. Last year the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office issued a warning to residents following a rise in diversion burglaries.


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.


Police: Woman Throws Coffee In Face Of Would-Be Rapist In Manhattan

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A man was arrested Friday after he allegedly followed a 51-year-old woman home and then tried to sexually assault her in Manhattan. It happened in broad daylight around 9:50 a.m. Thursday near Seaman Avenue and Academy Street in the Inwood neighborhood.


Passaic County One-Stop to Host Yoland Corp Hiring Event

Yoland Corp is looking to hire experienced sewing machine operators for a salary between $10 and $15 per hour. Applicants should have experience using Singer, Brother, or other relevant sewing machines.


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.


Little Falls School #2/3 PTA Hosts Family Friendly Ice Skating Saturday Afternoon

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Everyone is invited to join the ice skating fun and suppot the PTA Saturday afternoon at Floyd Hall Arena. Join your friends, and make new ones between 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. The $10 per person price includes a skae pass and skate rentals.


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.”


'Crusade' Continues: 16,000 Heroin Bags Seized, $25,400 Confiscated In Paterson Raid

Paterson narcotics detectives seized a whopping 16,000 individually packaged folds of heroin – along with $25,400 in suspected drug cash -- during on ongoing series of raids, this time in what’s considered a quiet area of the city near Bunker Hill.


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


Driver Dies of Heroin Overdose While Operating Vehicle in Paterson

Emergency responders attempted to revive an unidentified person who reportedly overdosed on heroin while operating a vehicle in Paterson early Thursday morning. According to preliminary reports, police were called to the intersection of East 18th Street and 10th Avenue after receiving reports of an


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.


Suspect arrested in spree of more than 50 New Jersey burglaries

MONTCLAIR, New Jersey (WABC) -- A New Jersey man was under arrest in connection with a burglary spree involving more than 50 homes since last year. Saveon Hayles, 29, formerly of Montclair, was arrested Monday in Jersey City.


Glen Rock Pedestrian Struck Crossing Fair Lawn Avenue Yesterday

FAIR LAWN, NJ - A 69-year-old Glen Rock female who was struck crossing Fair Lawn Avenue yesterday during evening rush hour sustained head and hip injuries, police said. While crossing between stopped vehicles on Thursday, the Glen Rock pedestrian was struck by a 2015 Nissan Rogue on Fair Lawn Avenue


Services set for father, son killed in horrific N.J. gas station crash involving alleged drugged driver

Services will be held this weekend for the the father and son killed in a horrific crash at a gas station in Passaic County on Tuesday that left three dead and a driver jailed on charges he was driving while under the influence of drugs.


Newark School Bus Driver Overdoses on Opioids While Driving and Crashes Into Tree With 12 Students Aboard

A school bus driver was arrested after she overdosed while driving and crashed into a tree, Newark police said. The driver, Lisa Byrd, was transporting a dozen students from 14th Avenue School in Newark when the vehicle crashed into a tree on Wednesday, officials said in a statement.


Paterson adds four-way stop at fatal 18th Avenue intersection

The City Council approved an ordinance to create a four-way stop zone at the intersection of 18th Avenue and East 24th Street, site of a crash that left one person dead and two injured last month.


Video shows alleged drunk driver going out of control and onto sidewalk in New Jersey

JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- Newly released video shows an alleged drunk driver going out of control and onto a sidewalk in New Jersey, narrowly missing a man. The incident happened the night of Feb. 9 in Jersey City.