Bergen County Police Department

Police vehicles are seen outside Leonia High School in Leonia, N.J., following a bomb threat Nov. 12, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police Step Up Patrols At Bergen County Schools Following Bomb Threats

County police said the school calls came in within 15 to 20 minutes of each other, and their bomb technicians and K-9 units were dispatched to investigate.

11/13/2014

Jim Tedesco (credit: Bergen County Board of Freeholders)

Bergen County Executive-Elect Jim Tedesco Looks To Merge Police Departments

Tedesco, a county freeholder and former mayor of Paramus, said he hopes to sign a memorandum of agreement realigning the two police forces within his first 100 days in office.

11/06/2014

Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli  (file/credit: CBS 2)

Kids On Drugs? Take Them To Police For Help, Bergen Prosecutor Says

Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli is putting out the word if parents sense their children are on drugs, they should bring them to a police department.

05/01/2014

A police officer was shot during a drug operation in a Garfield, N.J., parking lot on April 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Rafael Vasquez, Alleged NJ Cop Shooter, Pleads Not Guilty

Rafael Vasquez, 25, of Passaic, was pushed into court in a wheelchair wearing a cast on his arm and an orange prison jumpsuit.

04/28/2014

A ski lift. (credit: Getty Images)

Girl, 6, Avoids Serious Injury In Mahwah Ski-Lift Plunge

A young girl apparently escaped serious injury when she fell about 25 feet from a ski-lift chair at a resort in Mahwah.

01/26/2014

Bergen County chase

Suspect In Wild N.J. Car Chase Now Suing Bergen County Police For $17 Million

The Aug. 17, 2010, chase took cops through six towns. Two men in a black SUV are seen on video fleeing the scene of a botched burglary. They speed through residential streets, weave through traffic and barely miss cars.

08/02/2012