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N.J. DHS Employee Accused Of Fraudulently Helping Bring Someone Else Into U.S.

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.


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N.J. Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Kean University House Party Shooting

Shaquan Landrum, 25, of Hillside has been charged with four counts of attempted murder and also faces weapons charges stemming from the April 18 shooting at the off-campus Sigma Theta Chi fraternity house.


Kean University Frat House shooting (CBS 2)

Kean University Student Shot At Off-Campus Frat Party

The shooting occurred around 2:15 a.m. Friday in front of the Sigma Theta Chi fraternity house on Conant Street.


Barbara Buono, Chris Christie (credit: Buono For Governor/Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie, Buono Take Jabs At Each Other On Election Eve

On Election eve Monday, Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic rival Barbara Buono were each making a last-minute push for votes.


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N.J. Man Accused Of Making Up Story To Extort $10,000 From Woman

A Hillside, N.J., man has been charged with extortion, after allegedly claiming a woman’s son had committed a crime and demanding $10,000 to keep the alleged victim’s family from going to police.


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Hillside, NJ Couple Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Officials say the couple’s 15-year-old daughter found her mother unresponsive Saturday morning and called her grandmother who then called police.


A gang of thieves in Hillside, NJ made off with four cars left idling to warm up during the cold weather on Friday morning. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thieves Steal 4 Idling Cars In 25 Minutes In N.J.

A fast-moving gang of thieves pulled off the heist of idling cars four times Friday morning, and all within a matter of minutes.


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16 Luxury Cars Stolen From NJ Dealership

The total value was estimated at more than $600,000.


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New I-78 Ramp Links Garden State Parkway

Parkway motorists no longer have to exit onto 78 West and use local exits as U-turns in order to reach 78 East.


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Police Pull NJ Suspect From Burning Car

Two New Jersey police officers pursuing a stolen car early Sunday ended up rescuing the driver after the vehicle crashed and burst into flames.


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Crosswalk Crackdown In New Jersey

New Jersey’s new crosswalk regulations have been in effect for several months but there is still plenty of confusion for both drivers and pedestrians.



NJ Police Crack Down On Drivers Breaking Crosswalk Laws

Following nearly 100 pedestrian deaths on roads in New Jersey last year and 81 so far this year, law enforcement officials have been cracking down on pedestrian law violations.