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Bill Would Allow Police to Check Cell Phones at Accident Scenes

6-2-16
Sen. Codey has introduced legislation that would authorize law enforcement to check on the spot whether a driver was using a cell phone at the time of an accident.
160531Cruz

Crime on the Rise with the Temperatures

5-31-16
Memorial Day weekend was violent around the state. Ten people shot in Jersey City over the last six days, including two teenagers over the weekend. In Newark, a gas station owner shot and killed in broad daylight. In Elizabeth, two shootings this weekend. And, in Camden, 10 homicides in the month of May.
160531Delmore

Maplewood Bans Commercial Leaf Blowers

5-31-16
From June through August, Maplewood is banning commercial leaf blowers after residents complained about the noise. Landscapers say the ban is unfairly directed at their businesses.
160527Delmore

NJ Lawmakers: Keep Those with DWIs from Operating Trains

5-27-16
After finding out an NJ Transit engineer with a suspended license and DWIs is still operating trains, New Jersey officials are calling for a federal standard to prevent that.
160526Hill

How a Man Stole a Church in Essex County

5-26-16
Because government offices can't ask for ID during a property transfer, scammers are able to obtain property they haven't paid for. Officials say it happens to seniors who've paid off their homes and happened to a church in Essex County.
160526Delmore

Click It or Ticket Ramps Up for Unofficial Start of Summer

5-26-16
Police departments in all 21 counties of New Jersey are authorizing overtime for their officers to enforce seat belt laws through checkpoints and roving patrols.
160524Rodriguez

Director of NJ’s Department of Homeland Talks TSA Updates and More

5-24-16
New Jersey Department of Homeland Security Director Chris Rodriguez discusses the removal of TSA's head of security and what changes will be made to alleviate long security lines.
160524Flanagan

Legalization Advocates: Marijuana Could Bring in $300M in Revenue

5-24-16
New Jersey could harvest an estimated $300 million, according to a report prepared by New Jersey Policy Perspective, if it legalized recreational marijuana use and taxed it at 25 percent.
160520Hill

Gun Permit Seekers Criticize Jersey City

5-20-16
Those seeking gun permits in Jersey City have criticized the police department for its procedures.
160519Flanagan

County Executive Orders More Officers to Bergen Regional Medical Center

5-19-16
After ongoing security issues at Bergen Regional Medical Center, the county executive has ordered increased officer presence at the facility.