Alexander Shalom, policy counsel for ACLU-NJ, says the New Jersey State Police have failed to release public information about their policies.
Asw. Annette Quijano, chair of the Assembly Homeland Security and Preparedness Committee, says the goal is to get residents the information they need to be prepared for emergencies.
The ACLU has filed a lawsuit against the New Jersey State Police, saying it does not openly provide promotion records or information about how promotions work.
PBA Local 134 Vice President Michael Doyle says Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan has said untruths about the sheriff's department and has abused her power.
If it becomes law, people who call 911 to report a drug overdose would be protected against arrest or prosecution.
Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan has filed a lawsuit to block the merger of the county police and the sheriff's department that the county freeholders have approved.
Fines totaling $45,000 have been issued against New Jersey halfway houses for failing to report escapes in a timely manner.
Assemblyman Daniel Benson, a member of the Law and Public Safety Committee, says the fines levied against some of New Jersey's halfway houses are a first step to ensuring public safety, though reforms ...
New Jersey Public Defender Joseph Krakora explains changes to police and court procedures with eyewitnesses, including special jury instructions informing them of memory issues.
Attorney General Jeff Chiesa speaks about allocating resources, the joyride on the GSP involving state troopers and cracking down on consumer fraud.
Recalling the attacks on Bergen County synagogues soon after he came into office, Attorney General Jeff Chiesa said his department took swift action when those incidents happened and will continue to ...
Asm. Upendra Chivukula New Jersey's Indian community has joined forces with people of all faiths to remember victims of the Sikh massacre in Wisconsin.
With over four dozen organized hate groups that meet in new Jersey, Detective Dave D'Amico, a member of the New Jersey Bias Crimes Association says the Garden State if far from being immune to hate ...
Camden’s mayor Dana Redd is calling for a new county police force -- the Camden Metro Police Division. The new formation means the city’s police force will get pink slips.
A bi-partisan group of legislators stood behind Gov. Chris Christie as he signed a bill that expands the rights of crime victims.