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A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Found Dead In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Had Been Overcome By Fumes

A woman whose body was found in a sport-utility vehicle in an Elizabeth, New Jersey parking lot this week had been overcome by fumes when she died, police said Tuesday.

08/26/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Parking Lot

An overwhelming smell led police to a body in Elizabeth, New Jersey Monday evening.

08/25/2014

A police chase from Clark, New Jersey ended with the alleged offender's car bursting into flames in Elizabeth. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Chase Ends With Car In Flames In Elizabeth, New Jersey

A police chase from Clark, New Jersey, ended when the suspect’s car burst into flames on a busy road in Elizabeth.

08/08/2014

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CBS 2 Exclusive Video: Wild Police Chase On Routes 1 & 9 In New Jersey

In our exclusive video, you can see the scene a police pursued a suspected bank robber this morning on Route 1 & 9.

08/01/2014

Police on the scene after a shooting on a NJ TRANSIT train platform in Elizabeth on Aug. 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 People In Custody After Man Shot On NJ TRANSIT Train Platform In Elizabeth

Authorities said the shooting happened during a robbery attempt just before 5 a.m.

08/01/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Authorities: Suspect Fatally Shot After Pulling Knife On Cops In Elizabeth

Elizabeth Police were responding to a domestic disturbance call when a man allegedly pulled a knife, according to the Union County Prosecutor.

06/29/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting that left a teenager wounded in Elizabeth. (Credit: CBS 2)

Stray Bullet Wounds Teen Following Argument In Elizabeth

Police were searching for a gunman after a bullet blasted through a wall and hit a teenager.

06/22/2014

Winfield Scott School No. 2 in Elizabeth, N.J. (Credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Substitute Teacher Accused Of Taping Kids’ Mouths Shut

A police lieutenant said a 9-year-old girl initially made the complaint to her father.

06/06/2014

Old and new Goethals Bridges (credit: Port Authority)

4-Year Goethals Bridge Replacement Project Begins

The new $1.5 billion cable-stayed span will have three lanes in each direction, wide shoulders, a walkway and space for future mass transit.

05/08/2014

Police at the scene following a robbery and shootout in Elizabeth, N.J. on Apr. 18, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Four NJ Men Charged In Connection With Alleged Armed Robbery, Shootout

Four men face numerous charges stemming from an armed robbery that led to a police pursuit in which the defendants allegedly exchanged gunfire with officers.

04/19/2014

Police at the scene following a robbery and shootout in Elizabeth, N.J. on Apr. 18, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

4 Suspects Held, 1 At Large Following Elizabeth Police Shootout

The incident took place at around 3:30 p.m., when officers received a description of a vehicle following a robbery, police told CBS 2.

04/18/2014

Firefighter John Monteverde (FDNY)

Alleged Drunken Driver Indicted In N.J. Crash That Killed Firefighter

An Elizabeth, N.J. man has been indicted in an alleged drunken driving crash that killed an FDNY firefighter last fall.

04/16/2014

Karla Villagra-Garzon

Elizabeth, N.J. Man Pleads Not Guilty After Wife Is Found Slain

An Elizabeth, N.J. man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he killed his wife.

03/24/2014

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Prosecutors: NJ Man Carried Out ‘Simple Scheme’ To Steal $6 Million From Employer

Albert Thomson, 48, of Berkeley Heights, is accused of stealing $6 million from Elizabeth-based trucking company New England Motor Freight.

03/21/2014

Karla Villagra-Garzon

Missing Elizabeth, N.J. Mom Found Slain; Husband Charged With Murder

A mother from Elizabeth, N.J. has been found dead more than three weeks after she was reported missing, and her husband has been charged with her murder.

03/19/2014

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