Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office

Staten Island man John Casalaspro was reported missing after he was last known to be hanging out with friends. (Credit: CBS 2)

Missing Staten Island Man’s Body Found Offshore From Bayonne, N.J.

A body found offshore from Bayonne, New Jersey last week was confirmed Monday to be that of a 25-year-old Staten Island man who had had been missing for a week.

10/20/2014

Hudson County, New Jersey Prosecutor's Office Detective Joseph Walker talks about the road rage incident he said forced him to shoot and kill a man in Maryland. (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Detective Says He Had No Choice But To Shoot, Kill Man In Road Rage Incident

What started out as a normal day visiting relatives last year ended with a dramatic life change for an off-duty Hudson County, New Jersey police detective in Maryland, as he drew a gun and shot a man dead.

07/31/2014

Hudson County Prosecutor's Office Detective Joseph Walker was acquitted of murder charges in a Maryland road rage shooting. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: NJ Police Detective Acquitted In Maryland Road Shooting

A jury in Maryland issued a not guilty verdict Wednesday for a New Jersey police detective charged with murder in a road rage incident.

07/30/2014

Jersey City: Darren Talington Surveillance Video

CBS 2 Exclusive: Prosecutors Hope Video Will Solve April Murder In Jersey City

Prosecutors on Thursday hoped a surveillance video released exclusively to CBS 2 would help solve the murder of a man who tried to help a stranger in Jersey City back in April.

06/19/2014

Someone surfs Facebook (Credit: Getty Images)

Jersey City Boy, 15, Arrested For Allegedly Posting Video Of Sex Act With 13-Year-Old On Facebook

Police said the video was taken down. The boy faces two counts of invasion of privacy.

05/08/2014

Jersey City Fatal Shooting

2 Charged In Shooting That Killed Jersey City Man Trying To Protect Wife

Two suspects have been charged in connection with the robbery and fatal shooting of a man who was trying to protect his wife in Jersey City this past weekend.

04/09/2014

A police sketch of a suspect wanted for a sex assault in Hoboken, NJ. (credit: Hudson County Prosecutor's Office)

Cops Searching For Suspect Wanted In Hoboken Sex Assault

It happened around 1:15 a.m. Saturday in a building near Monroe and 1st streets.

03/11/2014

Surveillance photo of one of the three persons of interest sought in the beating death of Ralph Eric Santiago. (credit: Hudson County Prosecutors Office)

Photos Released Of 3 Sought In Connection With Slaying Of Homeless Man In Hoboken

Law enforcement officials have released several images of three individuals considered “persons of interest” in the beating death of a homeless man in Hoboken.

09/18/2013

Jersey City police cruiser (credit: CBS 2)

Jersey City Mayor: Crime Has Spiked In July

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop said this weekend that when it comes to crime, July has been a “difficult month” for the municipality.

07/28/2013

Hudson County detective Joseph Walker is charged with shooting and killing a man in a suspected road rage incident in Maryland. (Credit: CBS 2)

Documents Reveal Details Of Alleged Road Rage Shooting Involving NJ Officer

A witness told investigators that the confrontation started when Joseph Walker’s minivan cut off Joseph Harvey’s car on Saturday night, according to court documents.

06/10/2013

Cruz Martinez Jr. Mug Shot (credit: Hudson County Prosecutor's Office

Pennsylvania Man Charged With Murder In Death Of Kearny Teen

Cruz Martinez, 41, of Hazelton, Penn. was arrested on Saturday by Pennsylvania authorities on unrelated charges but was later charged by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in the murder of Alisha Colon, 16. He also faces weapons charges.

01/20/2013

Guns for sale at Stamford gun show (credit: CBS 2)

Jersey City Hosts Gun Buyback; Controversy Continues To Surround Local Gun Shows

Authorities say all the weapons obtained through the program will be destroyed.

01/06/2013

Hoboken St Patrick's Day

Hoboken Says St. Patrick’s Day Parade Moves From Saturday After Debauchery

The mayor of Hoboken says there’s too much partying during their city’s parade day, so they’re moving it to mid-week.

03/08/2011