Jersey City

NYPD Sgt. Joseph Freer demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera during a media press conference on December 3, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

New Jersey’s 3 Largest Cities Team Up To Buy Body Cameras For Police Officers

New Jersey’s three largest cities have teamed up to buy body cameras for their police officers to wear.

04/24/2015

Jersey City Police Cruiser (credit: Jersey City Police Department)

Jersey City Police Captain Injured In Crash With SUV Driver

The SUV driver, whose name has not been released, was cited for careless driving and making an illegal U-turn.

04/05/2015

From left: Byron Simpson, Daniel Vaughn, and Norbert Lozaro. (credit: Port Authority Police)

Police: NYC Road Rage Incident Ends In Jersey City Traffic Jam Near Holland Tunnel

A road rage incident that began in New York City ended with the arrests of three men in a traffic jam outside the Holland Tunnel in New Jersey, police said.

04/03/2015

Nearly 50 homeless people are living in a shantytown in the hills above Hoboken. (credit: CBS2)

Who’s Responsible For Cleaning Up NJ Shantytown?

Nearly 50 homeless people are living there in shanties made of wood, mattresses and tree branches.

04/02/2015

Nearly 50 homeless people occupy a shantytown in the Hoboken Hills. (Credit: CBS2)

Shantytown In Hoboken Hills Houses Nearly 50 Homeless People

The hills of Hoboken have million-dollar views, but those who live there barely have a lone dollar to their names.

04/01/2015

Pulaski Skyway as seen from Chopper 880. The northbound lanes of the span will be closed for a 2-year bridge deck replacement project. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880) CLICK to enlarge

Pulaski Skyway Closes For First Of 8 Weekends

This weekend marked the first of eight weekends for which the Pulaski Skyway was to be closed in both directions.

03/28/2015

(file / credit: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Family Wants Longer Prison Term For Man Who Pleaded Guilty In Stabbing Death

Gregory Stone, of Jersey City, was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated manslaughter.

03/22/2015

Jersey City skyline (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

2-Day Anti-Terrorism Workshop Kicks Off In Jersey City

How would the city that is home to New Jersey’s financial center react to a terror attack on its mass transit system, or a “lone wolf” attack by individual or multiple gunmen?

02/25/2015

Jersey City PATH Station

Port Authority Seeks To Toss $400M Suit By Jersey City

Attorneys for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey are in court arguing for the dismissal of a $400 million lawsuit over property in Jersey City.

02/18/2015

Miami Children's Hospital pediatrician Dr. Amanda Porro, M.D prepares to administer a measles vaccination to a child at the Miami Children's Hospital on January 28, 2015 in Miami, Florida. A recent outbreak of measles has some doctors encouraging vaccination as the best way to prevent measles and its spread.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

CDC: New Jersey Infant Did Have Measles, First Case In State

An infant in New Jersey may be the state’s first recent case of measles, part of an outbreak affecting 15 states so far.

02/06/2015

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Suspected Measles Discovered In 1-Year-Old Boy In Jersey City

Health officials in Jersey City on Thursday were investigating a suspected case of the measles in a 1-year-old boy who had not been vaccinated.

02/05/2015

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (credit: Jersey City Mayor's Office)

Jersey City Turns To Courts To Help Speed Up Industrial Cleanup

After decades in court, Jersey City wants a judge to help expedite the cleanup of a former industrial site being eyed for redevelopment.

02/05/2015

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Another Doctor Admits To Role In N.J. Bribes-For-Test Referrals Scheme

Another doctor pleaded Wednesday guilty in a long-running bribes-for-test referrals scheme involving a northern New Jersey firm.

02/04/2015

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Authorities: Hypodermic Needles Found Near Dead Woman At Newport Centre Mall

Authorities say a woman found dead inside a bathroom at a northern New Jersey mall this week apparently died of a drug overdose.

01/27/2015

Light snow falls in Paramus, NJ on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Gov. Christie Declares Travel Ban As New Jersey Readies For Major Winter Storm

Christie urged people to stay home Monday evening and Tuesday in order to help road crews to clear the highways and streets.

01/26/2015

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