Bail was set at $1 million for Abdul Shahid Aziz, who surrendered to city police Saturday. The 45-year-old Elizabeth resident was being held in the county jail, and officials didn’t know if he had retained a lawyer.
Monmouth County said a corrections officer found 18-year-old Zachery Sullivan in the county jail’s shower area. The death wasn’t considered suspicious, but an autopsy will be conducted.
The Southampton Village board voted 5-0 for the ban. Merchants have six months to start using paper or reusable bags.
Former New York Giants Super Bowl star Plaxico Burress is to get out of prison in June, after officials agreed Friday to shave about three months off his time behind bars in a gun case.
The district attorney wants a review of conditions at Long Island’s Nassau County Jail after four inmate suicides in a year.
Like father, like son – or the other way around?
Elizabeth Peters of Little Egg Harbor received a three-year term because recent random testing showed she had violated her probation — for the second time — by consuming alcohol.
Shon Holland was accused of sexually assaulting the 79-year-old Alzheimer’s patient inside her Westchester Square apartment building in July.
Two words, written in his own blood, appeared to be a final message from the alleged Craigslist killer.
An apparent suicide brings the Craigslist killer case to a shocking end. Now Massachusetts authorities want to know how it could have happened.
Former Boston University medical student Philip Markoff was found dead in jail Sunday.