Bergen County

Scene outside of apparent murder-suicide in Closter, New Jersey on Feb. 7, 2015 (credit: Darius Radzius/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating Apparent Murder-Suicide In Closter, New Jersey

County prosecutor John Molinelli said the pair was found inside the home at 595 High St. along with a baby who authorities said is uninjured.

02/07/2015

Bergen County residents are worried that coyotes may come after their children and their pets. (Credit: CBS2)

Bergen County Residents Say Coyotes Are Moving Out Of The Shadows And Attacking

Bergen County residents are seeing more and more coyotes, and now the animals are attacking.

01/29/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Officials: Maintenance Work Caused Massive Edgewater, NJ, Apartment Complex Fire

Maintenance workers fixing a leak and using a torch is what started the massive fire at an Edgewater, N.J., apartment complex fire, officials said Thursday night.

01/22/2015

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

NJ Emergency Officials Want More Info On Train Oil Shipments

Bergen County fire departments and local leaders met Sunday to discuss how to respond if a train carrying highly flammable crude oil happened to derail and catch fire in residential communities.

01/12/2015

Inside an expanded Hudson-Bergen Light Rail car - July 3, 2013 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

NJ Lawmakers Listen To Pleas To Extend Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Into Bergen County

Some northern New Jersey mayors met with lawmakers on Wednesday to push for extending NJ Transit’s light rail north of its last Hudson County stop.

01/09/2015

Mercedes headquarters in Montvale, N.J. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Mercedes’ Departure From Montvale Adds To Calls To Lower NJ Taxes

Some New Jersey Republican leaders are renewing their call to lower taxes after Mercedes-Benz’s announcement this week that it’s moving its headquarters to Atlanta.

01/07/2015

Willow Run Garden Center (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Family Decides To Sell Cresskill Garden Center

A Christmas tradition is coming to an end in New Jersey as another family owned garden center is set to close.

01/05/2015

Jim Tedesco (credit: Bergen County Board of Freeholders)

Bergen County Executive James Tedesco To Be Sworn In Sunday

New Bergen County Executive James Tedesco will be sworn in on Sunday.

01/03/2015

Bergen County Executive James Tedesco signed a deal to merge the county police and sheriff's departments on Thursday, Jan. 1. (Credit: CBS2)

New Bergen County Executive Signs Deal Merging Police, Sheriff’s Departments

After years of political bickering, the new Bergen County executive signed a historic agreement Thursday – merging the county police with the sheriff’s department.

01/01/2015

Gas station attendant Maninder Singh was struck and killed by an alleged drunken driver as he chased a customer who refused to pay in Bergen County, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Prosecutors: Drunken Driver Hit, Killed Gas Station Attendant Chasing Customer In Bergen County

A gas station attendant was killed by an alleged drunken driver this week, as he ran across a busy New Jersey highway to collect money from a customer.

12/11/2014

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

A heroin needle (credit: ClipArt.com)

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

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