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18 NJ Counties Have Acquired Military Equipment

8-25-14
18 counties in New Jersey have acquired various types of military equipment through Program 1033.

New Jersey man charged with faking his stabbing

8-25-14
CHESTERFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been accused of fabricating a story to police that a man had stabbed him in his garage. Chesterfield Police Chief Kyle Wilson says 43-year-old Brian Friedman was arrested Friday and charged with ...

Woman seeks to erase atomic spying case conviction

8-25-14
NEW YORK (AP) — A 98-year-old New Jersey woman convicted of conspiracy in the run-up to the atomic spying trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg has returned to a New York court to clear her name. Miriam Moskowitz said after a brief court hearing ...

New Jersey lawmakers question police military gear

8-25-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Some New Jersey lawmakers are calling for a review of a military program that has delivered millions of dollars-worth of surplus military equipment to local law enforcement agencies. A spokeswoman for the federal Defense ...

High risk for rip currents along Jersey shore

8-25-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Swimmers are urged to use caution along the Jersey shore. A high risk for rip currents is in effect through Monday evening. The National Weather Service says a surf height of 3 to 5 feet along with the wind will combine to ...

Man shot in South Toms River

8-25-14
SOUTH TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Police are seeking a suspect after a man was shot in South Toms River. The shooting happened Sunday night at a home on Belmont Avenue. The victim's name and condition have not been released. The Asbury Park Press ...

Man arrested in slaying of innocent bystander

8-23-14
BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a 22-year-old southern New Jersey man has been arrested after he allegedly gunned down an innocent bystander in a drive-by shooting. Bridgeton Police Chief Mark Ott said Ralph Peter Jamison was arrested Friday ...

Man gets 5 years for illegal asbestos work

8-23-14
WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who performed unsafe asbestos removal work at several schools and homes has been sentenced to five years in prison. Acting Attorney General John Hoffman says 52-year-old William T. Muzzio on Woodbridge was ...
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NJ Courts Order Towns To Dismiss Red Light Camera Tickets

8-22-14
About 17 towns around the state were order by the New Jersey court system to dismiss red light camera tickets.

Man sentenced to 12 years in prison on drug charge

8-22-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Texas man is headed to state prison in New Jersey after being sentenced on a drug charge. Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman says 35-year-old Andres Garcia of San Benito, Texas was sentenced to 12 years in prison Friday. ...