A 200-pound black bear caused quite a stir in Yonkers.
A black bear reportedly roaming around Ridgewood, New Jersey, was tranquilized by authorities Saturday.
Police in Darien, Conn., caught an unlikely visitor at a home on Partridge Lane Thursday night.
Police in West Milford have released five photos taken by 22-year-old Darsh Patel before he was killed by the 300-pound black bear while hiking with four friends in the Apshawa Preserve.
Police have released a 911 call made by a friend of the victim of last week’s deadly bear attack in New Jersey.
Police are trying to identify two hikers who may have come upon a group in a New Jersey nature preserve before a bear attacked and killed a Rutgers University student.
A Rutgers University senior who was hiking with friends in a New Jersey nature preserve was attacked and killed by a 300-pound black bear over the weekend.
State fish and wildlife officials say 6,445 bear permits out of a maximum of 10,000 permits have been issued for this hunt.
A Westchester County neighborhood was on alert Tuesday, after a bear spent the morning running through the streets.
A bear was tranquilized after a chase in Ridgewood, N.J. Sunday.
Bear sightings are nothing new in some parts of New Jersey, but on Tuesday in Montclair, residents got a lot more than a glimpse.
This wasn’t a fairytale, it was the real deal and police told residents to stay in their homes while they addressed the issue.
The six-day hunt aims to control the state’s black bear population, now estimated at about 2,900.
The 200-pound black bear was spotted around 7:30 a.m. in a back yard on Warren Street across from the entrance of Hackettstown High School.
Police say to keep an eye on your children and pets and secure all garbage cans.