A decline in academy recruits and high attrition have created a staffing shortage at the DOC.
An Obama-era program that gives prisoners an opportunity to earn college credits while incarcerated yields reduced rates of recidivism.
An ongoing scandal at Edna Mahan Correctional Facility could threaten the DOC commissioner's confirmation.
More people will now be eligible to have their records made inaccessible to the public.
Lawmakers try blocking Gov. Christie's move to ease firearm transport laws and make it easier for residents to obtain carry permits. No new talks, but lots of noise. Striking Verizon workers enlist ...
Gov. Christie plans to reopen Mid-State Correctional Facility as the state's first drug treatment center for inmates.
A new legislature gets back to business with a new take on an old agenda reforming the Port Authority that controls the trans-Hudson commute. An old prison gets re-purposed to expand addiction ...