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Fake Justin Bieber Accused Of Threatening, Sexually Abusing New Jersey Girl Online

Lee Moir, 34, of Toronto, Ontario, allegedly tried to force the girl to perform sex acts on a video chat by threatening to hurt her family, prosecutors said.


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Officials: Teen Dead After Botched Carjacking Of Off-Duty Newark Cop

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says the officer, whose name wasn’t disclosed, was confronted around 5:15 a.m. Saturday by 17-year-old Vincent Owens of Newark.


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NJ Man Charged In Death Of Girlfriend’s Baby

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray announced the arrest of 25-year-old Tyrail Jones on Friday.


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Off-Duty Essex County Corrections Officer Shot Dead In Car

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says the 32-year-old female officer was shot in her car in Newark.



Prosecutor: Montclair Woman’s Death Probed As Homicide

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray confirmed that 31-year-old Shazina Chan was found dead Monday morning at her Montclair residence.


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NJ Man Fatally Stabbed, Another Wounded In Orange

Essex County authorities say one man was fatally stabbed and another injured during an incident early Sunday on a street in downtown Orange.


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Newark Police Beef Up Curfew Enforcement After Rise In Violence

The violent shooting death of 13-year-old Dante Young Sunday night in Newark has prompted officials to take extra measures to protect residents in the area.


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Animal Rights Activists Rally As Newark Woman Accused Of Starving, Dumping Patrick The Pit Bull, Appears In Court

Kisha Curtis, the New Jersey woman accused of starving a 1-year-old pit bull that was found at the bottom of a trash chute, was back in court Friday.


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Officials: Senior Resident Of Newark Boarding Home Assaulted

The Essex County prosecutor is stepping in to investigate a vicious beating of a senior citizen at a Newark boarding home.


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New Jersey Cities Getting Grants For Crime Fighting Technology

17 cities are getting federal grant money to install cameras and license plate readers, and people to check those systems.