The man accused in the case, Joseph Patterson, 27, was initially charged in Lincoln County with aggravated assault and aggravated battery on an infant, but those charges could be reviewed in light of the boy’s death, NFL.com reported.
A northern New Jersey man was shot and wounded by an off-duty East Orange police officer when he allegedly tried to break into the officer’s vehicle.
34-year-old Michael Bell of Plainfield was arrested late Saturday night near Penn Station in Newark. Bell fled after allegedly assaulting his 3-month-old son.
Union County Prosecutor Theodore Romankow says 34-year-old Michael Bell of Plainfield was arrested late Saturday night near Penn Station in Newark, where he was planning to take a bus to an undisclosed site.
According to prosecutors, Karen Stewart, 21, of Prospect Park allegedly beat the boy to death because he would not stop crying.
During the brawl, 32-year-old Daniel Skillings of Sicklerville allegedly stabbed the four victims, who were all treated at a hospital and later released.
A high school teacher in Clifton, N.J., was recovering Monday night after allegedly being hit by a driver during a school evacuation.
Two men have been charged with setting a Newark man on fire after he allegedly tried to break into their van earlier this weekend.
Authorities in New Jersey said a man suspected of shooting and wounding an off-duty NYPD detective in Manalapan has surrendered.
The crime numbers coming out of New Rochelle are a bit eye popping. There has been a 279 percent increase for aggravated assault, but officials say the new statistics need some context.
Authorities say the victims knew Davis and went to his home because they were concerned about him. The found him injured and holding a knife, which they tried to get away from him.
A New Jersey school district has pulled nine of its players, each charged with aggravated assault, off the football field right before the school’s big game. But some students say the punishment goes too far.
Monmouth County said a corrections officer found 18-year-old Zachery Sullivan in the county jail’s shower area. The death wasn’t considered suspicious, but an autopsy will be conducted.
Four women — including pregnant twin sisters — were stabbed early Sunday during a street brawl with another woman in Jersey City.
It’s been a bad week for former Mets outfielders. Carl Everett, who spent three seasons in New York from 1995-97, was in a Tampa jail Tuesday on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after putting a handgun to his wife’s head, according to police records.