Officials: Bergen County On Drought Watch Amid Dry Weather ConditionsLong Island, Westchester, Rockland, Hudson Valley and Connecticut are also facing drought conditions.
New Jersey Drought Concerns Rise As Water Levels FallAccording to New Jersey's Dept. of Environmental Protection, 18 of 21 counties are under a drought watch, and the agency anticipates designating a formal drought warning for 12 counties.
Bergen County Becomes First N.J. County To Use Emergency Response DronesBergen County has become the first county in New Jersey to use drones in law enforcement.
Bergen County Bans Circuses With Exotic Animals From County PropertyTraveling circuses will no longer be able to put down stakes on some public properties in one part of New Jersey.
Bomb Threats Cause Evacuations At At Least 7 Schools In Bergen CountyThe schools were searched and the all-clear given a short time later, according to the Bergen County Sheriff's Office.
NJ Police Chase Ends With Car Crashing Into Home, Bursting Into FlamesA police chase in New Jersey ended after a car crashed into a home and burst into flames.
Bomb Threats Disrupt Classes At Several New Jersey SchoolsThe threats were received at schools in Teaneck, Hackensack, Mahwah, Bergenfield and Waldwick.
Bergen County Initiative Aimed At Reducing Pedestrian FatalitiesDuring a two-week enforcement period starting Oct. 18, extra cops will be seen at cross-walks while undercover officers will be on patrol pretending to be pedestrians.
Suspect Arrested In Palisades Park Sex AssaultsManuel Tamay was arrested and charged with sex assault and attempted sex assault, Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli announced Tuesday.
Prosecutors: Suspect Sexually Assaulted 2 Women In Palisades ParkPalisades Park, New Jersey was on edge Wednesday night, as police searched for a man who sexually assaulted at least two women.
New Jersey Residents Try To Conserve Water Amid Moderate DroughtWith a moderate drought underway in northern New Jersey, homeowners are being asked to conserve water.
New Jersey Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teenage BoyOfficials 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.

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