Police In N.J. Begin Distracted Driving Crackdown Police departments are tapping into a special federal grant that will allow them to dedicate overtime officers specifically to distracted drivers.
Grand Jury Indicts Jitney Bus Driver In N.J. Crash That Killed InfantA grand jury has indicted the jitney bus driver accused in a crash that killed an infant in West New York, N.J.
N.J. Pols Introduce 'Angelie's Law' Targeting Distracted Commuter Van DriversA new law in New Jersey aims to crack down on distracted driving and prevent another tragedy like the one that took the life of a baby girl in her stroller.
Officials Lobby For 'Angie's Law' To Oversee Jitney BusesTransit workers and local politicians lobbied Friday on Boulevard East in West New York near where the 8-month-old Angelie Paredes was killed.
New Jersey Holds Hearing On Jitney Buses Following Deadly July CrashLawmakers in New Jersey have begun taking a closer look at jitney buses, in the wake of a July accident that claimed the life of a baby in a stroller.
NJ Lawmakers Push For Stricter Bus Rules In Wake Of Fatal CrashThe crash last Tuesday killed 8-month-old Angelie Paredes, who was being pushed in a stroller on a sidewalk in West New York.
Funeral Held For Baby Killed In West New York Bus CrashThe service for 8-month-old Angelie Paredes was held Monday morning at the Vainieri Funeral Home in North Bergen.
Prayer Vigil Held For 8-Month-Old Killed In Distracted Driving IncidentAngelie Paredes' father issued a plea on Facebook for drivers to put down the cellphone.
Emergency Response Questioned In Fatal West New York Bus CrashBystanders who called 911 after a commuter bus hit a pole that fell onto a stroller in West New York, killing an 8-month-old, wondered why the emergency response took so long.
Bail Stays At $250K For Bus Driver Charged In Fatal West New York CrashIdowu Daramola is charged with death by auto, reckless driving and using a cell phone while operating a vehicle.
Family Devastated After Death Of Infant In West New York Bus CrashEight-month-old Angela Paredes died Tuesday after police said a bus driver was using his cell phone when he lost control and triggered a chain reaction crash.
Bus Driver Charged In Crash That Killed 8-Month-Old Baby In West New YorkThe baby was killed after the bus smashed into a lamppost, which crashed into the baby's carriage.