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2 plead not guilty in fatal fall of ASU student

9-10-14
PHOENIX (AP) — Two men accused of alcohol-related violations in connection with the fatal fall of an Arizona State University student have pleaded not guilty. David Siegel and Matthew Farberov appeared Wednesday in Maricopa County Superior Court in ...

Woman faces drug charges after marijuana is found

9-10-14
LAUREL, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police have charged a woman with drug offenses after marijuana was found in a car after a traffic stop in Laurel. It happened about 11 p.m. Monday on Sussex Highway. Troopers say a car driven by 20-year-old ...

Prosecutor defends handling of Ray Rice’s case

9-10-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey prosecutor has defended his office's handling of the Ray Rice case and says allowing him into a pretrial intervention program was done after careful consideration. Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain ...

Christie signs bill to require police car cameras

9-10-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie has signed a measure that requires police departments to mount video cameras on their new cars or provide their officers with wearable cameras. The measure Christie signed Wednesday was advocated by ...
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Big Three Mayors Hold Crime Roundtable

9-10-14
Mayors Ras Baraka, Steve Fulop and Jose Torres held their first meeting to address public safety.

NYC ferry operator must release pilot document

9-10-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The operator of a ferry that crashed into a lower Manhattan pier must release a separation agreement it reached with the boat's captain. A federal judge in New Jersey issued the ruling this week in the ongoing legal action ...

Prosecutor: Man sought sex encounter with teen

9-10-14
MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a 62-year-old southern New Jersey man was arrested when he showed up for what he thought would be a sexual encounter with a teenage girl. Burlington County prosecutors say Thomas MacGregor of Cherry Hill is ...

Louisiana man admits groping woman aboard flight

9-10-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New Jersey say a Louisiana man has admitted that he sexually touched a sleeping woman aboard a cross-country flight. Devender Singh, a 62-year-old Indian national who lives in Baton Rouge, pleaded guilty ...

Indictment: Man lied about being carjacked

9-10-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — State authorities say a northern New Jersey man fabricated a story about being carjacked so he could get about $38,500 from his insurer. Acting Attorney General John Hoffman announced Wednesday that 42-year-old Maurice Douglas, ...

Prosecutors: 3 sold fake driver’s licenses online

9-10-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Three New Jersey men are accused of roles in an online shop that sold fake driver's licenses. Federal prosecutors say Ricardo Rosario and Abraham Corcino, both of Jersey City, and Alexis Scott Carthens, of Newark, were arrested ...