Officials: Raccoon That Attacked NJ Boy Tests Positive For RabiesA raccoon that attacked a 6-year-old New Jersey boy earlier this week has tested positive for rabies, officials said Friday.
NJ Boy Attacked By Raccoon Expected To Be Released From HospitalPolice said the animal took a hold of a 6-year-old boy just before 9 a.m. Wednesday as he and his mom were walking to school in Elmwood Park.
Mother Grateful After Good Samaritan Saves Son From Raccoon AttackThe boy was walking to school when a large raccoon came running across the street, jumped on his back and began biting and scratching at his face.
Elmwood Park, N.J. Special Ed Teacher Accused Of Child Abuse, AssaultA special education teacher stood accused Monday of child abuse and assault at her school in Elmwood Park, New Jersey.
Prosecutors: Elmwood Park, N.J. Woman Sold Fake Divorce PapersAn Elmwood Park, New Jersey woman has been charged with selling fraudulent divorce papers.
Police: Driver Was High On Heroin When He Hit, Killed Pedestrian In Elmwood Park, N.J.Police believe a man was under the influence of heroin when his Jeep ran up on the sidewalk and killed a pedestrian in Elmwood Park, New Jersey late Friday.
Prosecutors: Calif. Man Brought Teen Girls To NJ To Work As ProstitutesBogart Velasco of Fresno, California, is charged with human trafficking, sexual assault, promoting a juvenile in prostitution and child endangerment.
New Safety Improvements Unveiled At Dangerous Elmwood Park Rail CrossingA dangerous rail crossing in Elmwood Park, New Jersey is getting a high-tech safety makeover.
4-Foot Alligator Caught In Passaic RiverAbout four hours later, the boats came off the water -- one from the Fair Lawn Fire Department was carrying the reptile.
2 Escape Serious Injury When Car Is Struck By Train In Elmwood ParkThe driver, a 55-year-old woman from Yonkers, New York, and her passenger were both treated at hospitals for injuries that were not considered life-threatening.
Elderly Couple Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Elmwood Park, NJThe bodies of Michael and Rosalia Juskin were discovered on the first floor of their Spruce Street home in Elmwood Park, Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli said on Twitter.
Prosecutors: Drunken Driver Hit, Killed Gas Station Attendant Chasing Customer In Bergen CountyA gas station attendant was killed by an alleged drunken driver this week, as he ran across a busy New Jersey highway to collect money from a customer.