Essex County Prosecutor’s Office

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Hunt Is On For Suspect In Fatal Irvington Shooting

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of three people at an Irvington bar.

12/31/2013

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Arrests Made In Connection With Shooting Death Of Newark College Student

Authorities have announced the arrest of a suspect in connection with the shooting death of a Newark college student.

12/31/2013

Zainee Hailey and Kasson Morman (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors: Boy, 15, Facing Murder Charges For Christmas Night Shooting In Newark

News of an arrest comes on the same day as the funeral for 13-year-old victim Zainee Hailey.

12/31/2013

Basim Henry, suspect in the deadly carjacking at the Short Hills mall. (credit: Handout)

Prosecutors Drop Charge Against Suspect In Fatal Carjacking At Short Hills Mall

Basim Henry was arrested in Pennsylvania. The 32-year-old was accused of violating the conditions of his supervised release from a 2006 robbery.

12/23/2013

(Clockwise from top left): Hanif Thompson, Basim Henry, Karif Ford, and Kevin are charged in a shooting and carjacking that left a Hoboken attorney dead at the Short Hills Mall. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Report: Getaway SUV In Deadly Short Hills Mall Shooting Belonged To Suspect’s Mother

The sport-utility vehicle that the suspects used as a getaway vehicle in the deadly carjacking and shooting at the Short Hills Mall last weekend actually belonged to a suspect’s mother, according to a published report.

12/22/2013

(Clockwise from top left): Hanif Thompson, Basim Henry, Karif Ford, and Kevin are charged in a shooting and carjacking that left a Hoboken attorney dead at the Short Hills Mall. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

4 Charged In Deadly Short Hills Mall Shooting

Police and federal authorities captured four suspects overnight in the shooting that killed a Hoboken attorney at the Short Hills Mall last weekend.

12/21/2013

An entrance to Seton Hall University in South Orange, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities Investigate Alleged Sexual Assault Of Seton Hall Student

South Orange police think the mid-November incident at an off-campus party was caught on cell phone video, which was then forwarded among students.

12/05/2013

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2 Fatally Shot In Newark

The victims have been identified as Tariq Romane, 21, and Rahmel Johnson, 20, both of Newark.

11/19/2013

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Man, 3 Teens Charged In Pizza Hut Delivery Driver’s Slaying In Newark

Four people – there of them teenagers – were charged Monday in the robbery and murder of a Pizza Hut delivery man in Newark last week.

09/09/2013

Harrison Allen

Man Charged In Maplewood Crash That Killed 2, Injured 2

One vehicle was traveling northbound on Essex when it collided with the second vehicle that was heading east on South 4th, authorities said.

08/07/2013

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Explosive Device Detonates, Rocks Nutley, N.J.

Authorities on Sunday were investigating an explosion that shattered windows in Nutley, N.J. the night before.

07/14/2013

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Man Charged With Beating Father With Hammer In New Jersey

A man was arrested and charged with beating his father with a hammer in Essex Fells, N.J., early Sunday, after police found the suspect with a knife to his own throat.

06/30/2013

Irvington armed robbery suspects. (credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Reward Offered Following Deadly Armed Robbery In Irvington, N.J.

Narendrak Patel, 52, was working behind the counter of the Irvington Mini Market when at least one armed gunman entered the store shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday and apparently tried to rob the store.

06/30/2013

Intruder captured on camera beating NJ mother (video still)

Suspect In Brutal Millburn, N.J. Nanny Cam Attack Arrested In Manhattan

An hour after warrants were issued for his arrest, Shawn Custis was arrested Friday along 10th Avenue in the Inwood section of Manhattan by FBI agents.

06/28/2013

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East Orange Officer Shoots, Wounds Suspect Waving Machete

An investigation is under way following a police-involved shooting in East Orange, New Jersey on Saturday night.

05/05/2013

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