Paterson

Firefighters on the scene of a fire in Paterson, New Jersey on June 30, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Residents Toss Babies From Burning Homes In Paterson, New Jersey

The raging fire started Tuesday night on Hamilton Avenue. Flames and thick smoke could be seen shooting out of the homes.

07/01/2015

Thieves damaged several doors breaking into Our Lady of Victories Church in Paterson, N.J. (Credit: CBS2)

Thieves Responsible For Thousands Of Dollars Of Damage To Paterson Church

The break-in happened sometime Sunday into Monday, with the thief or thieves hitting the poor box as well as the donation box at their shrine of St. Jude.

06/24/2015

Crews on the scene of a four-alarm fire in Paterson, NJ on June 19, 2015 (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Woman, 2 Children Jump From Window To Escape Four-Alarm Blaze In Paterson

A woman and two young children jumped from a second floor window to escape a four-alarm fire that ripped through several homes in Paterson, displacing dozens of residents.

06/19/2015

Memorial for Paterson man killed in hit-and-run accident involving off-duty cop. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Off-Duty Paterson Police Officer Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run Accident

Authorities have suspended a Paterson police officer after they say he left the scene of an accident that killed a pedestrian.

06/17/2015

The scene of a hit-and-run in Paterson, New Jersey on Tuesday, June 16. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Struck, Seriously Injured In Paterson Hit-And-Run

A man was struck and injured in a hit-and-run Tuesday night in Paterson, New Jersey.

06/16/2015

Trevor Sanders (Police Photo)

New Jersey Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Inappropriately Touching Students

Trevor Sanders, 56, was arrested at East Side High School.

06/12/2015

Scene of a home invasion in Paterson, New Jersey. (credit: CBS2)

Man Points Gun At Woman Holding Child During Paterson Home Invasion

A gunman and an accomplice pushed their way into a home on Governor Street in the 4th Ward in Paterson Tuesday night, police said.

06/04/2015

Luis Polanco (Paterson Police Department)

New Jersey Man Wanted In Shooting Of Teen Girl: Police

The teen was shot and seriously wounded while sitting in the passenger seat of a car.

06/02/2015

Debris after a hill collapsed on Ryle Road in Paterson, NJ on June 2, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Partial Hill Collapse Onto Paterson Road, Misses Animal Control Worker

“As soon as I walked in there that’s when the entire mountain collapsed and it sounded like a plane hitting a mountain — that’s what it sounded like. The entire ground shook.”

06/02/2015

FILE -- Gun, generic. (credit: Clip Art)

Teen Girl Seriously Wounded In Paterson Shooting

The 17-year-old victim, of Clifton, suffered a gunshot wound to her back.

05/30/2015

Armoni Sexton

Second Suspect In Shooting Death Of Paterson Teen Pleads Not Guilty

Armoni Sexton was a top scorer and rebounder at the Paterson Charter School for Science for Science and Technology.

04/29/2015

Armoni Sexton

Funeral Monday For Paterson High School Basketball Star Killed In Drive-By Shooting

A funeral service will be held Monday for the Paterson, New Jersey high school basketball star killed in a drive-by shooting.

04/27/2015

Armoni Sexton

Second Suspect Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Paterson High School Student

Prosecutors announced Saturday that 20-year-old Hasmeek Coles, of Paterson, was taken into custody.

04/25/2015

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

Armoni Sexton

Man Charged In Deadly Paterson Drive-By Shooting Pleads Not Guilty

Gregory Oliver, 20, is charged with murder, three counts of attempted murder and weapons possession in the death of 15-year-old Armoni Sexton.

04/23/2015

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