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Paterson Father Denies Role In 2013 Death Of Infant Son

The 21-year-old Paterson resident pleaded not guilty to manslaughter, child endangerment and sexual assault during an initial court appearance on Thursday.

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Suit Filed By Family Of Mentally Ill Man Shot Dead By Paterson Police

The family of a 39-year-old mentally ill man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Paterson, nearly two years after the man was shot and killed by a Paterson police officer.

08/20/2014

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Fire Destroys Two Homes In Paterson

The fire began at around 4 a.m. in a home on Hillman Street and then quickly spread to an adjacent home.

08/08/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

New Jersey Cities Announce Partnership For Public Safety, Other Services

Three northern New Jersey mayors on Monday announced plans for a partnership between mayors around the state to improve public safety and reduce costs.

07/28/2014

Residents ran for their lives following a fiery crash near a gas station in Paterson. (Credit: CBS 2)

Residents Run For Their Lives After Fiery Crash At Paterson Gas Station

It came out of nowhere! A car crashed and burst into flames near fuel pumps at a gas station in Paterson.

07/27/2014

A New York State Trooper guards Gilgo Beach on Long Island as authorities resume their search for bodies - Dec 5, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Police: N.J. Shooting Suspect Caught In Routine Traffic Stop In Orange County

A seemingly routine traffic stop in Orange County resulted in the arrest of a Paterson, New Jersey man wanted for attempted murder, New York State Police said.

07/19/2014

Jeffrey Ellerbee has pleaded not guilty to charges in connection with the shooting death of a 12-year-old Paterson girl. (Credit: Passaic County prosecutor's Office)

Suspect In Shooting Death Of 12-Year-Old Paterson Girl Pleads Not Guilty

One of the men charged in the death of a 12-year-old girl who was killed by a stray bullet while riding a scooter in northern New Jersey has pleaded not guilty.

07/15/2014

The memorial service for Genesis Rincon, who was Genesis Rincon, 12, was shot while riding her scooter in Paterson and later died. (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Family Says Final Goodbye To Paterson Girl Shot While Playing With Friends

A New Jersey family was preparing to say one last goodbye on Saturday, to a 12-year-old girl who was murdered while riding her scooter last week.

07/12/2014

Marshae Anthony, left, and Jeffrey Ellerbee (credit: Passaic County Prosecutor's Office)

Hundreds Mourn Death Of 12-Year-Old Paterson Girl Hit By Stray Bullet; 3 Charged

Two more suspects were charged Friday afternoon in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old girl, who was hit by a stray bullet while riding a scooter in Paterson, New Jersey.

07/11/2014

Genesis Rincon, 12, was shot while riding her scooter in Paterson. (Credit: Facebook)

Arrest Made In Shooting Death Of 12-Year-Old Girl In Paterson

Genesis Rincon was shot in the head around 8:40 p.m. Saturday while riding her scooter on Rosa Parks Boulevard with two friends, police said.

07/09/2014

Genesis Rincon, 12, was shot while riding her scooter in Paterson. (Credit: Facebook)

Paterson Residents, Family Of 12-Year-Old Killed By Stray Bullet Call For Safer Streets

Hundreds of people gathered outside Paterson City Hall on Tuesday night to demand justice and safer streets after a 12-year-old girl was fatally shot by a stray bullet while riding her scooter.

07/08/2014

Genesis Rincon, 12, was shot while riding her scooter in Paterson. (Credit: Facebook)

Girl, 12, Taken Off Life Support After Being Struck By Stray Bullet In Paterson

Genesis Rincon was struck around 8:40 p.m. Saturday while riding her scooter on Rosa Parks Boulevard with two friends, police said.

07/07/2014

Genesis Rincon, 12, was shot while riding her scooter in Paterson. (Credit: Facebook)

12-Year-Old Girl Brain Dead After Being Struck By Stray Bullet In Paterson

A 12-year-old girl who was gunned down while riding a scooter with friends was on life support, on Sunday night.

07/06/2014

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Police Arrest Man After Alleged Multi-State Crime Spree Ends In Crash

One man allegedly kidnapped two women in Pennsylvania, tried to burn down a car dealership in New Jersey, and rammed Port Authority police vehicles in New York City.

06/06/2014

Some people arrested for heroin possession in a massive bust in New Jersey. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Snared In Massive New Jersey Heroin Sweep

Prosecutors on Tuesday said 325 people, including more than 280 alleged users and 40 dealers, were snared during the eight-week operation that targeted Paterson-based drug operations.

06/03/2014

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