CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

New Jersey

Latia Harris (credit: Salem Police)

Suspect In Beating Caught On Tape In Front Of 2-Year-Old Held On $35,000 Bail

Latia Harris, 25, turned herself in to Salem City police around 7 p.m. Monday following an extensive search.

07/01/2014

Latia Harris (Salem PD)

Police: Suspect Surrenders In Beating Caught On Tape In Front Of 2-Year-Old

A woman surrendered to police in South Jersey Monday, in connection with an attack on another woman that was caught on video as the victim’s 2-year-old son tried to defend his mother.

06/30/2014

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Cops Launch Initiative To Crack Down On Underage Drinking At The Shore

Officers will be on the lookout for customers using fake IDs and for adults who buy alcohol for minors. Last summer, the program led to 211 arrests.

06/28/2014

Pennsylvania Fireworks Purchases

New York, New Jersey Residents Head To Pennsylvania To Risk Buying Fireworks

Every Fourth of July, there is a mad rush to Pennsylvania to buy fireworks wherever it is legal to buy them. But it is not legal to bring fireworks back to New York or New Jersey.

06/27/2014

Latia Harris (Salem PD)

VIDEO: Woman Attacked As Toddler Son Tries To Intervene

Police in southern New Jersey are looking for a woman who was videotaped beating a woman in front of her toddler son.

06/26/2014

Sandy's damage in the Mantoloking/Avon-By-The-Sea area is seen from Chopper 880 - Oct. 31, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

DEP: N.J. Beach Replenishment Project To Wrap Up Before Height Of Tourism Season

Department of Environmental Protection spokesman Bob Considine said there’s more sand on New Jersey’s beaches this summer than there was the day before Superstorm Sandy hit.

06/26/2014

(Credit: Clipart)

21 Cash-For-Gold Businesses Cited By New Jersey Consumer Affairs

The 21 cash-for-gold stores from Edison to Emerson — six in Fairfield alone — are accused of using improper and unapproved scales.

06/26/2014

Ronald Herron, who also goes by the name Ra Diggs, is a rapper and reputed gang leader.

Amateur Rapper Convicted On Gang Murder Charges In Brooklyn

A reputed drug kingpin was convicted on murder charges in Brooklyn Thursday, in a case that featured amateur rap videos of him rhyming about carrying guns and settling scores with bullets.

06/26/2014

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

N.J. Lawmakers Pass Tax Hikes On Corporations, Wealthy; Christie Expected To Veto

The Democrat-controlled New Jersey Legislature voted Thursday to raise taxes on companies and high-earning individuals while fully funding pension funds for public employees, but no one doubts that Gov. Chris Christie will veto the measure.

06/26/2014

Virgin Mary Statue, Old Bridge

Religious Statues Stolen, Vandalized At Multiple Old Bridge, N.J. Homes

Residents of Old Bridge, New Jersey, have been seeing a rash of vandalism and theft of lawn ornaments.

06/26/2014

Traffic on the George Washington Bridge on Nov. 18, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Woman Claims Employer Punished Her For Reporting Traffic-Related Anxiety

A New Jersey woman has filed a lawsuit, alleging that her commute home made her sick. The woman also claimed her bosses fired her after her doctors diagnosed her with a unique disability.

06/26/2014

The scene of a multi-vehicle crash in Mahwah, NJ on June 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 Men Killed In I-287 Crash Identified As Father, Son And Co-Worker

The three people who were killed in a fiery crash along Interstate 287 in Mahwah Township, New Jersey, were identified Wednesday as a father and son and a co-worker they were trying to help repair a broken-down truck.

06/25/2014

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

New Jersey-Bound Bayonne Bridge To Temporarily Close Thursday

The closing will take place from 11 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. Thursday.

06/25/2014

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

N.J. Budget Committees Advance Bills To Raise Taxes On Corporations, High Earners

The New Jersey State Assembly budget committee on Tuesday night advanced bills to raise taxes on corporations and the wealthy, as an alternative to Gov. Chris Christie’s plan to slash the state’s contribution to public employee pension funds.

06/24/2014

Jersey City, including the Liberty Science Center, plus the Bayonne Bridge in the distance, as seen from the Empire State Building - April 30, 2013 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

New Jersey Celebrates 350th Anniversary

State officials are encouraging local governments, schools and religious institutions to ring bells for a full minute at noon to mark the occasion.

06/24/2014

more

previous