Bergen County

Officials arrested Dennis Calonia after the Division of Child Protection and Permanency discovered that he was allegedly engaging in sexual activity with an unidentified 13-year-old boy (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office)

New Jersey Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teenage Boy

Officials arrested the man after the Division of Child Protection and Permanency discovered he was allegedly engaging in sexual activity with the unidentified 13-year-old.


FILE -- A small drone (Credit: Getty Images)

New Jersey Officials Look To Obtain 2 Drones For Emergency Situations

Freeholders expressed concerns over privacy issues, but say the drones could be helpful.


The lack of rain in the Tri-State area means water restrictions in Bergen County, N.J.  (Photo: CBS2)

Water Restrictions In Place For Bergen County, NJ

Starting Monday, customers of Ridgewood Water will only be allowed to water their lawns with hand-held hoses.


Students at the Bergen Arts and Science Charter School in Hackensack were warned by the FBI about ISIS recruitment as seen in a recent video (inset) on Wednesday, May 19. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI Speaks To Bergen County High School Students About ISIS Recruitment Threat

The FBI has targeted Bergen County, New Jersey to stop Islamic State militants from getting a stronghold there – and agents have been going to high school with a message.


Teaneck residents are split on the issue of bringing billboards to Route 4 as a means of raising money. (Credit: CBS2)

Re-Zoning Sparks Debate Over Billboards, Fundraising In Teaneck

Some say billboards are a great way to raise needed money, others call them an unsightly blight on the community.


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Wildlife Officials: North Jersey Coyote Found Dead In Trap

An aggressive coyote that was recently shot and wounded by police in northern New Jersey has been found dead in a trap.


Donald DeWitt (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office)

NJ Magnet School Teacher Accused Of Sending Student Sexually Explicit Emails

A longtime teacher at a northern New Jersey magnet high school stands accused of sending sexually explicit emails to a 16-year-old female student.


John Zeug, 77, was attacked by a coyote outside his Saddle River, New Jersey home on Monday, April 6. (Credit: CBS2)

Saddle River Coyote Attack Victim Shares Shocking Story

Bergen County, New Jersey residents were being warned Tuesday to keep their pets and children inside, a day after a coyote attacked a man in Saddle River.


In an alleged international cellphone insurance scam, packages with phones are being sent to the addresses of strangers in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Phone Insurance Scammers Send Packages To Unsuspecting N.J. Residents

People in several New Jersey towns in Bergen and Passaic counties have been warned to be on the lookout for suspicious deliveries.


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Prosecutor: New Jersey Man Bolts While Jury Deliberates In His Assault Trial

A Bergen County, New Jersey man allegedly bolted this week while jurors were deliberating in his assault trial.


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Snow, Ice, Rain Pound Tri-State Area; System Will Last Into Thursday

If you were hoping for spring weather, you’re going to have to wait a bit longer.


A surveillance image of a suspect in a robbery at the Community Bank of Bergen County in Rochelle Park, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Quick-Thinking Bank Customer Snaps Pic Of Suspect During Rochelle Park Robbery

A quick thinking customer may hold the key to catching a man who robbed a bank in Rochelle Park on Thursday.


Parents in Mahwah, New Jersey say their children's walk down snow-covered sidewalks is dangerous. (Credit: CBS2)

Mahwah Parents Say Kids Are Put In Serious Danger While Walking To School

Some mothers from Bergen County, New Jersey said their town’s streets are too dangerous for children not to be bused to school.


FILE -- A train carries oil.(credit: Getty Images)

West Virginia Oil Train Derailment Sparks Fears Along Rail Lines In Bergen, Rockland Counties

The accident is raising concerns in Rockland and Bergen counties, where the same cars rumble past homes and businesses just about every day.


A truck drives down a flooded street on Oct. 30, 2012, in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

FEMA Holding Public Forums On Bergen County Flood Maps

Forums for people in high-risk flood zones will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Hackensack and in Mahwah on Wednesday.