Shane Streater (Credit: Handout/Attorney General John Hoffman's office)

Former Camden Firefighter Charged With Scamming Disability Pension Of Over $80K

Shane Streater, of Camden, is charged with theft by deception, and could face up to 10 years in prison if convicted.


Police in Camden use 'Shotspotter' which detects and reports the location of gunshots to police in real time. (Credit: CBS2)

‘Shotspotter’ Technology Helps Cops In Camden Zero-In On Gunshots When They Happen

Old technology has found a new use in keeping streets safe and reducing crime in Camden.


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NJ Man Gets Nearly 6 Years In Federal Prison For Bilking Investor Out Of More Than $1M In Phony Pizzeria Scheme

A New Jersey man convicted of bilking an investor out of more than $1 million in a phony pizzeria scheme has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison.


Cops: Camden Man Paralyzed In Fall While Running From Police

Xavier Ingram was charged with resisting arrest by flight, receiving stolen property, drug possession and three weapons offenses.


Ramon Ortiz and Carlos Alicea-Antonetti in court. (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities: Missing Camden Woman Buried Alive, Killed; 2 Charged

A New Jersey woman was buried alive in a shallow grave by her landscaper after he offered to drive her to buy a new car, authorities said Thursday as he and another man were arraigned on murder charges.


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Camden Residents Face Charges In Stolen Check Scheme

Three Camden residents are accused of stealing more than $200,000 worth of checks from industrial park mailboxes.


Are illegal gun deals going down in your neighborhood? The results of recent investigations by the NYPD might surprise you. (Photo: CBS 2)

Police Investigate After Man Claims He Accidentally Shot 2-Year-Old Son

Camden County Police said 38-year-old Sergio Rivera is charged with aggravated assault, child endangerment, drug possession and weapons offenses.


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N.J. Woman, Boyfriend Accused Of Chaining Boy To Radiator For 2 Days

A southern New Jersey mother and her boyfriend have been charged with chaining their 10-year-old son to a radiator pipe for two weeks.


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Teen Admits To Charges In New Jersey Girl’s Strangulation

A New Jersey teenager pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges connected to the death of a 12-year-old girl who disappeared last fall while out riding her bike.


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County Police Force Prepares To Take Over In Camden

More than 30 members of the new Camden County Police Department Metro Division will be deployed on the streets of New Jersey’s most impoverished city.


Liberty Academy Charter School - Jersey City, N.J. (file / credit: Liberty Academy)

Jersey City Charter School Among Those Ordered Closed By The State

The Liberty Academy Charter School in the Heights section of Jersey City is among three charter schools the state has ordered closed by year’s end.



3 Officers Hurt In Shooting At New Jersey Police Station

Chief Harry Earle said the incident occurred around 5:30 a.m. inside the police station when a suspect being taken into custody for a domestic violence-related incident got into a confrontation with officers.


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Sandy Prompts Rutgers To Cancel Classes For Rest Of Week

Rutgers University has decided to cancel classes for the rest of the week at its New Brunswick and Newark campuses in New Jersey.

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Triton Regional High School (credit: CBS 2)

3 High School Teachers Accused Of Having Sex With Teen Students

Those teachers and school administrators have been arrested stemming from allegations at Triton High School in Runnemede.


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Man Charged With Murder, Attempted Murder For Camden Stabbings

Jason Laughlin, a spokesman for the Camden County prosecutor’s office, says 31-year-old Osvaldo Rivera, of Camden, was arrested Sunday afternoon. Rivera is in jail awaiting arraignment.