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NJ Transit Police Searching For Suspects In Robberies At North Elizabeth Station

New Jersey Transit police are searching for suspects who robbed commuters at gunpoint at the North Elizabeth station Christmas Eve morning.

01/20/2015

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Elizabeth Man Sought In 2014 Murder Surrenders To Authorities

A northern New Jersey man sought in a shooting that left one man dead and another wounded last fall has turned himself in to authorities.

01/07/2015

Crews tear down a building on Elizabeth Avenue and Morrell Street following a four-alarm fire in Elizabeth, N.J. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Elizabeth, NJ, Fire Displaces About 40 People; Building Demolished

Firefighters worked overnight in smothering smoke at Elizabeth Avenue and Morrell Street battling a blaze that tore though the three-story building, gutting apartments on the upper levels and businesses below.

11/30/2014

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Fire Guts Businesses, Apartments In Elizabeth, N.J.

A popular block in downtown Elizabeth, New Jersey, caught fire Saturday night.

11/29/2014

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New Jersey Man Gets 18 Years For Police Chase On Routes 1 & 9

Dion Cromwell, 34, was convicted last month on eluding and resisting arrest charges.

11/23/2014

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School District Investigating Series Of Lewd Tweets In Elizabeth, NJ

A case of cyber bullying has been taken to a whole new level in New Jersey. Explicit photos purporting to show high school students have been showing up on Twitter.

10/24/2014

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2 Men Charged With Murder In Fatal Elizabeth Shooting

Two northern New Jersey men have been charged with felony murder in the street shooting death of a New York City man killed during a botched robbery last month.

10/21/2014

Juan Pablo Duarte-José Julián Martí School No. 28. in Elizabeth, NJ. (credit: CBS 2)

Officials Warning Parents After Enterovirus Reported At Elizabeth, NJ, Public School

In a letter to parents on the school district’s website, school officials say the virus was reported at Juan Pablo Duarte-José Julián Martí School No. 28.

10/16/2014

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Police Find No Link In 2 Fatal Elizabeth Shootings

Prosecutors say the shooting deaths of two men in Elizabeth do not appear to be connected.

10/15/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Found Dead In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Had Been Overcome By Fumes

A woman whose body was found in a sport-utility vehicle in an Elizabeth, New Jersey parking lot this week had been overcome by fumes when she died, police said Tuesday.

08/26/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Parking Lot

An overwhelming smell led police to a body in Elizabeth, New Jersey Monday evening.

08/25/2014

A police chase from Clark, New Jersey ended with the alleged offender's car bursting into flames in Elizabeth. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Chase Ends With Car In Flames In Elizabeth, New Jersey

A police chase from Clark, New Jersey, ended when the suspect’s car burst into flames on a busy road in Elizabeth.

08/08/2014

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CBS 2 Exclusive Video: Wild Police Chase On Routes 1 & 9 In New Jersey

In our exclusive video, you can see the scene a police pursued a suspected bank robber this morning on Route 1 & 9.

08/01/2014

Police on the scene after a shooting on a NJ TRANSIT train platform in Elizabeth on Aug. 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 People In Custody After Man Shot On NJ TRANSIT Train Platform In Elizabeth

Authorities said the shooting happened during a robbery attempt just before 5 a.m.

08/01/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Authorities: Suspect Fatally Shot After Pulling Knife On Cops In Elizabeth

Elizabeth Police were responding to a domestic disturbance call when a man allegedly pulled a knife, according to the Union County Prosecutor.

06/29/2014

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