Essex County Prosecutor’s Office
The indictment stems from two traffic stops in March in which state troopers allegedly seized drugs and weapons, which then led to the search of two apartments in Paterson.
A jury in Newark convicted a man Wednesday of stomping and kicking another man in the head until he died.
A Newark man admitted Thursday to kidnapping and sexually assaulting three different women, in exchange for what is expected to be a sentence of 25 years behind bars.
Authorities now say two people were killed in a fiery multi-vehicle crash on Route 21 in Belleville.
Authorities say a New Jersey Transit bus struck and killed a man in Newark.
A $25,000 reward is now being offered for information leading to an arrest in connection with the shooting of a New Jersey toddler who was killed by a stray bullet that entered her family’s apartment.
The defendants were arraigned separately in an Essex County courtroom, CBS 2’s Dave Carlin reported.
The reward was increased to $15,000 Thursday for information leading to an arrest in the break-in and burglary at the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center in Little Falls, New Jersey.
Federal prosecutors say a northern New Jersey man has been charged in a recent string of armed robberies at hotels in the state.
Authorities say that a 57-year-old man was stabbed to death on a Newark street Saturday morning.
A U.S. Department of Homeland Security immigration employee was arrested in Hillside, New Jersey Wednesday, on charges that made false statements to bring someone else into the country from his native Ghana.
The incident took place at Clinton Avenue near Stratford Place.
A woman who died in a fire in Essex Fells, New Jersey this past weekend has been identified.
A veteran Newark police officer was indicted Wednesday, on charges that he pulled a gun on a man driving with his wife and son after a traffic dispute this past winter.
A suspect in a double homicide in Seattle was behind bars in New Jersey Saturday morning.