Crews responded to a smokey fire in a fourth floor apartment in East Orange. They found the two or three-year-old child inside and not breathing.
Fatoumata’s husband, Babatope Owoseni, 33, was arrested and charged with murder.
Police said the suspect ran out of the PATH station but was apprehended by police.
A northern New Jersey man was shot and wounded by an off-duty East Orange police officer when he allegedly tried to break into the officer’s vehicle.
A suspect has been arrested and charged in the murder of a 17-year-old high school senior in East Orange, N.J.
Aquilla Flood, a senior at Campus High School, was found dead around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday morning inside her East Orange home.
An investigation is under way following a police-involved shooting in East Orange, New Jersey on Saturday night.
Police said a SUV collided with a tractor-trailer on a service road, went through a cement barrier and plunged about 15 to 20 feet onto I-280.
Officials are trying to address concerns from local residents about the quality of their drinking water more than a month after top officials were indicted on charges they hid elevated levels of a contaminant.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide tips line at 1-877-847-7432.
A code enforcer for the City of East Orange, N.J., has been charged with falsely telling police that he was carjacked to cover up a drug deal.
Political fireworks have broken out in the East Orange, N.J., City Council, amid claims that Councilwoman Andrea McPhatter abandoned the city after Superstorm Sandy.
A 16-year-old boy was charged as a juvenile Monday in connection with three carjackings and two armed robberies in Newark and East Orange, N.J.
A gas station was shot and killed during a robbery this past weekend in East Orange, N.J.
Darroll Morris, 55, was out walking his dog when he was struck and killed by a 2003 white Acura LT that was being pursued by East Orange Police, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said.