Bergen County

Michael Ettz (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Lodi Teacher Offered Plea Deal In Accident That Injured Bergen County Police Officer

Prosecutors are offering a plea deal to a Lodi teacher accused of driving drunk when he rear-ender a police car, leaving the officer with a traumatic brain injury.

11/18/2014

Luke Petitgout (credit: Bergen County Sheriff's Office)

Ex-Giant Luke Petitgout Out On Bail In N.J. Sex Assault Case

Petitgout’s attorney said his client denies the charges and is anxious to see his daughters. He said Petitgout has a court appearance tentatively scheduled for Nov. 19.

11/07/2014

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Cops: 2 Charged In ‘Heroin Mill’ Operation

Two men face numerous charges after authorities broke up an alleged heroin mill that they say was being run out of a northern New Jersey home.

11/01/2014

This dog, named Oreo, was found in Closter, New Jersey under a sign reading, "abandoned." (Credit: CBS 2)

Dog Found In Bergen County Under Sign Reading, ‘Abandoned’

Animal welfare advocates were outraged Tuesday night, after a dog was found tied up and abandoned in Bergen County, New Jersey.

10/21/2014

Yeuri Jimenez (left) and Lenny Montero were allegedly caught with over 3,000 decks of heroin by Bergen County police in Fort Lee, New Jersey. (Credit: Bergen County Police)

Police: Suspects Caught With Over 3,000 Decks Of Heroin In Fort Lee

Police in Bergen County, New Jersey, arrested two men on Friday after allegedly catching them with more than 3,000 decks of heroin that they allegedly planned to sell.

10/10/2014

Investigators on the scene after an attempted burglary left one person dead and three others in custody in Paramus, NJ on Oct. 8, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities: 1 Dead, 3 In Custody After Attempted Burglary, Police-Involved Shooting In Paramus

One person is dead and three others are in custody after an attempted burglary Wednesday morning in Paramus led to a police-involved shooting.

10/08/2014

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Police: Scammers Are Targeting Bergen County Residents With ‘Virtual Kidnappings’

Police said that they have received reports from across Bergen County, with the latest incidents taking place in Westwood, Saddle Brook, and Wyckoff.

09/06/2014

Military police, with the Missouri Army National Guard, stand guard in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 21, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Bergen County Officials At Odds Over Military Surplus Vehicles For Police

The plan for Bergen County, New Jersey to obtain two military-style vehicles has been put on hold, with two emotional sides taking stands on the controversial issue.

08/28/2014

The lobby of the  Rosebud Theater in Westwood, NJ. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: NJ Movie House Showcases Films From Hollywood’s Golden Age

A visit to the Rosebud Theater in Westwood is like a trip down memory lane.

08/18/2014

Police in Bergen County, New Jersey are warning of an uptick in auto thefts. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police In Bergen County Warn Of Uptick In Car Thefts

Police say since January, 16 cars have been stolen — nine of which have been high-end vehicles.

07/31/2014

Mine resistant armored vehicles and other machinery waiting to be transported out of Afghanistan are seen on the flight line at Bagram Airfield in Parwan on May 27, 2014. US forces will complete their withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of 2016, President Barack Obama has said, unveiling a plan to end America's longest war. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Bergen County Executive, Sheriff Debate Use Of Military Armored Vehicles

The United States military is giving the Bergen County Sheriff’s Department two of its almost 15 tons of mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicles, WCBS 880′s Levon Putney reported.

07/31/2014

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New Jersey Nursing Home Workers Threaten Strike

Health care workers in four nursing homes in Hudson and Bergen counties in New Jersey said Wednesday that they are ready to strike if a deal cannot be reached.

07/23/2014

Craig Howe, Ashari Wilson and  Justin Draper (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutors: 4 NJ Teens Charged In Sex Assault Of 15-Year-Old Girl

The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office has charged three 18-year-olds, Justin Draper, Craig Howe and Ashari Wilson, with aggravated sexual assault. A 17-year-old faces the same charge as a juvenile.

07/15/2014

Bergen County, New Jersey native Tommy La Stella has returned to the Tri-State Area as the Atlanta Braves take on the Mets. (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Native Tommy La Stella Comes Home To Take On The Mets, As An Atlanta Brave

From the minors to the Major Leagues, a baseball player from New Jersey has been afforded the opportunity to live his dream.

07/07/2014

Callahan's Food Truck outside Van Saun Park in Paramus, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

Food Trucks Serving Up Good Eats At Bergen County Parks

Food trucks are setting up shop at Bergen County parks in an effort to bring a greater variety of good food to park patrons.

06/27/2014

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