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Bergen County Woman, Adult Daughter Accused In Loan Modification Scheme

An Englewood Cliffs, N.J. woman and her adult daughter were facing money laundering charges Tuesday, stemming from an alleged loan modification scheme.

04/15/2014

Darius Ghahary has been arrested on drug charges and for the drug overdose death of a Ramsey teenager. (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Upper Saddle River Father Charged In Teen’s Drug Overdose Death

According to authorities, Darius Ghahary was selling heroin, oxycodone, marijuana and MDMA – better known as Molly or ecstasy – out of his rented Upper Saddle River home.

03/10/2014

Kevin Van Mater (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

New Jersey Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Young Girl

Kevin Van Mater, of Leonia, N.J., is charged with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault, and endangering the welfare of a child.

01/18/2014

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Funeral To Be Held Monday For N.J. Woman Allegedly Stabbed By Brother

The 20-year-old died Thursday night after her 17-year-old brother, Travis, allegedly stabbed her multiple times with a kitchen knife.

12/29/2013

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Former WNEW Radio Host Appears In NJ Court On Sex Charge

Dave Herman was handcuffed and wore a yellow prison jumpsuit during Wednesday’s court appearance.

11/27/2013

Michael Fugee

Priest Defrocked After Violating Order To Stay Away From Kids

The Rev. Michael Fugee was set to be stripped of the priesthood, after revelations that he continued to work with children following a confession that he groped a boy.

11/09/2013

Mary Greff

Prosecutor: Woman Found Dead In Waldwick, N.J. Was Strangled

A woman was found dead in Waldwick, N.J. Wednesday, and police have deemed her death “suspicious,” according to a published report.

10/23/2013

Prosecutors announced Victor Kwak will face an additional charge after the woman he struck while allegedly driving drunk died from her injuries. (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

N.J. Man Charged With DWI Facing Additional Charge After Victim Dies

Authorities say on Thursday, Victor Kwak, 22, lost control of his car and struck a curb, then swerved onto a sidewalk and hit 28-year-old Sandra Munoz-Molina of Carlstadt.

08/25/2013

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New Jersey Teen Accused Of Molesting 3-Year-Old Boy

A teenage suspect has been charged with molesting a 3-year-old boy in Leonia, N.J.

06/16/2013

Michael Fugee in court on May 21, 2013 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Once-Accused Pedophile Priest Held On $25,000 Bail In New Jersey

The Rev. Michael Fugee, 52, traded in his collar for an orange prison jumpsuit, handcuffs and shackles during his brief court appearance in Bergen County on Tuesday morning, 1010 WINS’ Steve Sandberg reported.

05/21/2013

Michael Fugee

Once-Accused Pedophile Priest Arrested For Having Contact With Children

A once-accused pedophile priest in New Jersey has been arrested, on charges that he violated a judicial order by having contact with young parish members.

05/20/2013

Dolores Alliotts (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Family Of NJ Murder Victim Offering $25,000 Reward

Dolores Alliotts, 69, was murdered in April 2010. She was found stabbed to death inside her Palisades Park home that had been set on fire in an attempt to cover up the crime, prosecutors said.

05/13/2013

Rev. Michael Fugee

3 Others Out Of Work Amid Scandal Over Once-Accused Pedophile NJ Priest

The pastor and two youth ministers at a central New Jersey church have left their posts just days after the resignation of the Rev. Michael Fugee.

05/05/2013

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Police, Prosecutors Hold Gun Buyback In Bergen County

The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office joined local police departments for a gun buyback at several churches throughout the county this weekend.

04/13/2013

Stephen Scharf

CBS 2 Exclusive: Experts Argue That N.J. Convict Didn’t Push Wife Off Cliff

It was the summer of 1992 when Scharf and his wife, Jody Ann, came to a spot near a cliff in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., to talk about their troubled marriage. But within minutes, Jody Ann would fall 120 feet to her death.

04/09/2013

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