A man is treated after falling from a scaffolding in Carteret, NJ on Aug. 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Worker Falls From Scaffolding In Carteret, NJ

Footage from the scene showed the worker placed on a back board and being treated by emergency responders on the roof of the building.


Several people were injured in a three-vehicle accident on the New Jersey Turnpike in Carteret on Wednesday, March 25. (Credit: The Lakewood Scoop)

Several People Injured In 3-Vehicle Crash On New Jersey Turnpike

Several people were injured Wednesday evening in a multi-vehicle crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in Carteret.


Police in Carteret are investigating the death of a husband and father of 2 inside of a vacant home. (Credit: CBS2)

Day Laborer Charged With Killing Boss In Vacant Carteret House

Murder charges were filed Wednesday against a day laborer who allegedly bludgeoned and stabbed his boss as they renovated a home in central New Jersey.


Police in Carteret are investigating the death of a husband and father of 2 inside of a vacant home. (Credit: CBS2)

Husband, Father Of Two Found Dead In Vacant Carteret House

A murder mystery was unfolding in Middlesex County on Friday night, after a husband and father of two was found dead inside of a house that he was renovating.


Firefighters battle a house fire in Carteret, NJ on Oct. 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters Battle Early Morning House Fire In Carteret

The blaze broke out at a home on Frederick Street around 5:30 a.m. Monday.


Amaury Maldonado (CBS 2)

First On CBS 2: Man Killed In Alleged Love Triangle In Carteret, N.J.

The body of Amaury Maldonado, 32, was found in a home located at the corner of Elmwood Avenue and Clifford Street.


A fire rages at a home in Carteret, NJ on June 16, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Off-Duty Dispatcher Rescues 2 From House Fire In Carteret

Authorities are praising an off-duty police dispatcher who rescued two neighbors from a fire that destroyed their home early Monday in Carteret.


A fiery crash caused a lane on the New Jersey Turnpike to be shutdown on Sunday. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fiery Bus Crash Creates Problems On New Jersey Turnpike

A fiery bus crash was creating problems on the New Jersey Turnpike on Sunday afternoon.


New Jersey Turnpike Truck Accident

Driver Trapped When Box Truck Hits Semi On New Jersey Turnpike

A truck driver was trapped Thursday evening after colliding with a tractor trailer on the New Jersey Turnpike.



Carteret Mayor To Feds: Take ‘Godless’ Naturalization Ceremony Elsewhere

A Middlesex County town is refusing to hold a naturalization ceremony at borough hall, claiming federal immigration officials are refusing to allow them to begin with a prayer.


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School Officials: Montclair State Student Who Claimed He Was Beaten, Called ‘Islamic Terrorist’ Made It Up

Navjoat Aulakh, 18, of Carteret was charged with filing a false report and also will face a count of creating a false public alarm, school officials said.


Jorge Borrero (file/credit: Middlesex Prosecutor’s Office)

Carteret Man Sentenced To 18 Years In Prison For 2011 Fatal Shooting

Acting Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey says Jorge Borrero of Carteret must serve about 16 years before he becomes eligible for parole. He also will have to serve five years of supervised release once he’s freed from prison.


Scene of a freight train derailment in Carteret, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

2 Cars Of Freight Train Derail In New Jersey

The incident happened in Carteret around 8 p.m. Wednesday.


The King Emerald (file / credit: COLUMBIA Shipmanagement (Deutschland) GmbH)

Germany, Cyprus Based Shipping Companies Admit Dumping Off U.S. Shores

Two international shipping firms pleaded guilty to obstruction and other charges in connection with what the U.S. Attorney’s Office characterized as a pattern of falsifying records to hide the illegal dumping of engine sludge and oil-contaminated waste into the ocean.


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NJ Man Accused Of Strangling Woman

Police arrested Shawn Humphrey at Penn Station one day after 32-year-old Dana Ciccilella was found dead in their Carteret home.