Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura likes the changes to drug laws which will treat offenders. He also says using halfway houses are good for the system and tougher gun laws are needed in other ...
After 12 people were killed and dozens wounded at a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises," New Jersey officials have beefed up security near movie theaters.
Sen. Robert Gordon says the hearings will look into reported escapes, attacks and unsafe conditions in halfway houses.
Hearings will begin next week about the state's halfway houses, when lawmakers will ask questions about the privately-owned facilities.
In the aftermath of a damning New York Times series, efforts to bring change to the state’s halfway house system seemed to get a boost, but so far, nothing much seems to have changed.
A recent New York Times series on conditions at New Jersey’s halfway houses caused a stir throughout the state, prompting calls for an examination of the entire system and stricter oversight.
Bathing suits and the boardwalk go hand and hand right? Not according to a little-known ordinance in Asbury Park.
Steven Benvenisti says ending DWI is a personal crusade for him after he suffered severe injuries caused by a repeat drunk driver.
Seventeen people from six states, including New Jersey, have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a scheme to fraudulently obtain driver's licenses for undocumented individuals.
Reports of possible stowaways caused federal agents and media to converge at Port Newark. Stowaways are not new. Reports go back to the 1800s of ship crew members finding unwanted passengers with ...
Assemblyman Charles Mainor has requested a hearing on New Jersey halfway houses after a series of New York Times articles claimed lax security, gang activity and violence.
The Coast Guard is on the hunt for a possible serial hoaxer who could be responsible for not just the false alarm off of Sandy Hook last week, but a similar hoax in Galveston, Texas in May.
Immigrant supporters have called Obama's new policy politically convenient and not an answer to the country’s lingering immigration crisis.
Bill Palatucci says The NY Times' article is driven by an agenda to hurt New Jersey and the governor.
A search and rescue for survivors has now turned to a search for the anonymous caller who made a distress call saying that three people have died in a yacht explosion and that nine were injured.