NJTV
NJTV News
Watch

Law & Public Safety

Authorities probe death of man who fell at casino

11-22-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The death of a man who died two weeks after he fell at an Atlantic City casino is now under investigation. But Atlantic County prosecutors haven't said why they are looking into the accident that caused the death of ...

Ex-cop sentenced for having sex with informant

11-22-14
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey police officer will not have to serve a prison term for using his position to engage in sexual conduct with a female informant. Steven Hadley received a suspended five-year term when he was sentenced ...
141121Flan

Animal Shelter Accused of Having Deplorable Conditions

11-21-14
The NJ SPCA issued the Helmetta Animal Shelter an ultimatum: relinquish control or get sued.
141121Wanko

National Adoption Day Creates New Families

11-21-14
Families in New Jersey finalized adoptions as part of National Adoption Day.
141121Kelley

Gloucester City Bans Smoking in Shopping District

11-21-14
Many New Jersey towns have banned smoking in parks and on beaches, but Gloucester City is the first to ban smoking in a shopping district.

Los Angeles phone scam targets people nationwide

11-21-14
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A months-old phone scam that originated in Los Angeles is now targeting people across the country. Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Ryan Rouzan (roo-zan) says deputies fielded up to 100 calls Friday morning from people ...

Lawmaker seeks probes into lethal police incidents

11-21-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey legislator is introducing a measure that would mandate independent investigations into fatal incidents involving the police. Democratic Assemblyman Reed Gusciora announced the measure on Friday along with a police ...

New Jersey lets 4th dispensary grow medical pot

11-21-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey officials have given a fourth dispensary permission to start growing medical marijuana, so it could start offering cannabis to patients in the spring of 2015. The Health Department issued the permit to Breakwater ...

Judge dismisses ex-Hunterdon sheriff’s lawsuit

11-21-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit by Hunterdon County's former sheriff and two subordinates that claimed they were the victims of malicious prosecution and retaliation Former Sheriff Deborah Trout, Undersheriff ...

Brooklyn man sentenced for role in cybercrime ring

11-21-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New York City man has been sentenced to about 3 1/2 years in prison for his role in an international cybercrime ring that hacked into the computers of more than a dozen financial institutions and the U.S. military's payroll ...