Law & Public Safety

3 killed, 2 injured in NJ crash

EAST ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a crash that killed three men and injured two women in northern New Jersey. The accident happened shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday on South Grove Street in East Orange. Officials say the women ...

Authorities: Child killed, mother injured in crash

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a child was killed and her mother was injured when their pickup truck crashed on a southern New Jersey highway. Middle Township police tell The Press of Atlantic City (http://bit.ly/1jr55yr) that the ...

New Jerseyans React to Situation in Gaza

Israeli and Palestinian families are worried about those who are in the Gaza region because of the escalating violence.

Rutgers Professor One of Five Muslim-Americans Spied On

The NSA and FBI engaged in domestic spying of five Muslim-American leaders, including Rutgers Professor Hooshang Amirahmadi.

Health Care Costs for NJ Prisoners Reach High Levels

According to The Pew Charitable Trusts, health care for New Jersey inmates costs $5,800 per year.

Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office Trains High School Students

The Monmouth County Sheriff's Office exposes high school students to police officer training through its Annual Youth Week.

2 men sentenced in fatal abduction of teenage mom

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Two men have received prison terms for their role in the abduction and killing of a teenage mother during a robbery in Atlantic City. Federal prosecutors say 21-year-old Aziz Sanders received a 30-year sentence on Wednesday, ...

Police: Man beats friend with car bumper

BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — Assault charges have been filed against a northern New Jersey man who allegedly hit a friend with a car bumper during an argument. Bayonne police tell The Jersey Journal (http://bit.ly/U4do7m) that 28-year-old city resident ...

Police: Man secretly recorded female colleagues

JACKSON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — An entertainer at a southern New Jersey amusement park faces charges after authorities say he secretly videotaped female colleagues there as they changed in their dressing room. Jackson Township police say 25-year-old ...

Los Angeles man convicted of role in drug ring

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Los Angeles man has been convicted of numerous charges for his role in a transcontinental narcotics network that conducted its operations in New Jersey. Acting New Jersey Attorney General John Hoffman says 52-year-old Carlos ...