ACLU Calls For Release Of Officers' Names In Shooting Of Trenton TeenThe civil rights organization sent a letter to state Attorney General John Hoffman on Wednesday saying the Aug. 7 shooting raises concerns about excessive use of force.
New Jersey Adopts New Policy For Grand Juries In Police-Related Death CasesOne of the goals of the policy is to eliminate conflicts of interests.
NJ Authorities: Off-Duty Trooper Opened Fire On Teens Who Say They Knocked On Wrong DoorAccording to the attorney general's office, the trooper suspected the three were trying to enter his Sparta residence.
New Jersey Troopers Getting Body Cameras Under New PolicyNew Jersey is buying 1,000 body cameras to equip all its state troopers who are out on the road and announced policies for local police on how the cameras should be used.
East Orange Wrestling Coach Appears In Court On Child Porn, Drug ChargesJustin Bozinta, 37, is the wrestling coach at East Orange Campus High School and a middle school teacher at the Costley Middle School in East Orange.
Authorities: East Orange Wrestling Coach Charged With Child Porn, Growing PotActing Attorney General John Hoffman said Thursday that 37-year-old Justin Bozinta, of Rosselle, is charged with third-degree possession of child pornography and faces first-degree drug charges.
New Jersey Charges 11 Reputed Genovese Crime Family Members, AssociatesAuthorities say one of those charged is 80-year-old Charles Tuzzo of Bayside, New York, a reputed capo in the Genovese crime family.
Los Angeles Man Sentenced For Role In Drug Ring With Ties To New Jersey A Los Angeles man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for his role in a transcontinental narcotics network that conducted its operations in New Jersey.
New Jersey Allows Cops In All Counties To Carry Heroin Antidote NarcanGov. Chris Christie held a news conference Tuesday at a Trenton drug treatment center to announce the statewide expansion of a pilot program that allows police officers to carry and administer Narcan.
New Jersey's Acting AG Won't Confirm Or Deny Bridgegate InvestigationActing Attorney General John Hoffman says it's office policy not to comment on "the status or existence'' of criminal investigations into last September's George Washington Bridge lane closures.
Newark Aims To Cut Gun Violence With New Initiative Acting Attorney General John Hoffman on Wednesday announced a strategy that will target Newark's most violent neighborhoods, WCBS 880's Levon Putney reported.
New Jersey Attorney General: More Than 3,000 Cited For Distracted Driving So Far In AprilJohn Hoffman, the state's acting acting general, said Monday that about 1.5 million crashes over the past decade have been caused by distracted drivers, resulting in 1,600 deaths.