Bergenfield

Police responded to an apparent 'swatting' hoax in Bergenfield, NJ. (Credit: CBS2)

Authorities: Bergenfield Hostage Hoax Appears To Be ‘Swatting’ Incident

Investigators say anonymous call reporting that two people were being held hostage in a northern New Jersey dry cleaning business and had bombs strapped to them turned out to be a hoax.

04/26/2015

A surveillance image of a vehicle wanted in connection with a hit-and-run that left Brian Gilligan, 32, seriously injured in Bergenfield, New Jersey. (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Search On For Driver Who Struck, Injured Man In Bergenfield, New Jersey

Police in Bergenfield, New Jersey on Friday were trying to find the driver who struck and seriously injured a man in a hit-and-run a night earlier.

01/16/2015

Corey Pohan (credit: NJ State Police)

Suspect In Hell’s Kitchen Attack Admits To Climbing Onto NJ Turnpike Toll Plaza To Flee Cops

A man suspected of punching another man on a New York City street has admitted that he climbed onto the roof of a New Jersey Turnpike toll plaza to flee from police.

07/22/2014

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Bergenfield Police Search For Man Accused Of Trying To Lure Teen

According to officials, the man followed a 13-year-old girl in his Sport Utility Vehicle near Palisade Avenue and South Taylor Street in Bergenfield, New Jersey on Tuesday night.

02/22/2014

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Police Probe Shooting That Left 2 Wounded In Bergenfield, N.J.

Police in Bergenfield, N.J., Sunday night were investigating a broad daylight shooting that left two people wounded.

09/01/2013

Bergenfield Fatal Fire

Man Killed, Woman And Firefighter Injured In Bergenfield, N.J.

A deadly extra-alarm fire led to an explosive discovery Sunday in Bergenfield, N.J.

06/02/2013

Gov. Chris Christie/file (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Christie: Parental Consent Should Be Required To Sell Violent Video Games To Minors

It’s all part of an overall proposal outlined by Gov. Chris Christie last week to strengthen existing gun control laws in New Jersey and target the root causes of mass violence in response to the Dec. 14 mass shooting in Newtown, Conn.

04/25/2013

Former New Jersey Gov., and former U.S. Senator Jon Corzine. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Jon Corzine’ Becomes GOP Campaign Fodder In New Jersey

Though the former Democratic governor doesn’t even live in New Jersey anymore, Gov. Chris Christie keeps bringing up the name of the opponent he unseated in 2009.

04/23/2013

Sketch of Northvale luring suspect (credit: Northvale PD)

Spate Of Luring Attempts In N.J. Continues; Most Recent Incident In Northvale

On Wednesday afternoon, a strange man allegedly offered a ride to four children on Tappan Road, near the Rockland County border. Fortunately, they did not go with him.

10/25/2012

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North Jersey Child Luring Attempts Continue With Incident Reported In Bergenfield

A 12-year-old boy told police a man accosted him and offered him money to get into his pickup truck, authorities said.

10/24/2012

Coach Ed Mooney (L), Donor Danny Glover (R) (credit: CBS 2 | Personal Photo)

NJ Baseball Coach Talks About Getting Liver From Former Player Killed In Crash

Four years ago, coach Ed Mooney was diagnosed with cirrhosis. Last summer, he was put on the waiting list for a liver transplant before getting an unexpected call from the family of a former player.

02/08/2012

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Coach Gets Liver Transplant From Former Player Killed In Car Crash

Ed Mooney, 52, said Dan Glover, 24, was just the sort of person who would donate his organs.

02/05/2012

Christopher Cerf (file / credit: NJ Dept. of Education)

New Jersey Education Chief Talks Getting Tough On Failing Schools

As New Jersey’s acting education commissioner, Christopher Cerf is charged with carrying out Gov. Chris Christie’s plans to overhaul some aspects of the state’s public education system.

12/26/2011

Middle Schooler Jared Rodriguez greets Gov. Chris Christie at Roy W. Brown Middle School - Bergenfield, NJ - Sep 14, 2011 (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Gov. Chris Christie Takes Education Reform Push To Bergenfield, Touts New Teacher Data System

According to Gov. Chris Christie, the biggest problem in education in New Jersey is comfort.

09/14/2011

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NJ Man, 49, Accused Of Sexual Conduct With 3 Girls

A Bergenfield man is accused of engaging in sexual conduct with three girls under the age of 13.

01/23/2011

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