New Jersey Schools Turn To Anti-Drug Programs In Response To Opioid CrisisThe police chief and superintendent are joining forces with the LEAD program -- Law Enforcement Against Drugs -- to focus on the changing needs of kids these days.
Lacey Township, N.J. Middle School To Begin Drug Testing For StudentsIn a first for New Jersey, a middle school in Ocean County has launched a drug testing program.
Police: Escaped Inmate Captured In Woods Along Garden State ParkwayAuthorities confirmed that 38-year-old Arthur Buckel was taken into custody Monday after being found in a wooded area near the Garden State Parkway.
Ocean County Boy Steps Up, Calls 911 When Mom Passes Out Behind WheelAn Ocean County, New Jersey boy won gratitude from his mother and praise from police this week, after he had the presence of mind to call 911 when his mother passed out at the wheel of her car.
N.J. Couple Accused Of Providing Alcohol, Marijuana To Middle Schoolers At PartyA New Jersey couple is accused of giving alcohol and pot to middle schoolers at a party.
Police Believe Dog Accidentally Started Lacey Township FireThe fire started at around 5:15 p.m. Friday at a home on Norwood Drive in Lacey Township.
Driver Who Hit, Killed Pedestrian In Lacey Township ChargedAuthorities say a man driving with a suspended license struck and killed a pedestrian on a southern New Jersey highway.
Report: Connecticut Man Charged In Tragic Death Of Garden State Parkway Good SamaritanAuthorities say icy conditions caused a driver to spin out Saturday afternoon on the highway in Lacey Township. Four men in a van, including Espinoza, stopped to help the driver push her car to a safer location.
Local Residents Want New Jersey Nuclear Power Plant To Stay OpenPeople living near the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station packed a public hearing on its future Thursday, dismissing environmental concerns as "pseudoscience" and focusing on the jobs and tax revenues the plant provides.
Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant Offline For Maintenance Work will include repairs to one of five recirculation pumps that are used to move water through the reactor during power operations. Crews will also do preventive maintenance that will ready the plant for the summer season.
Pa. Man Accused Of Bringing Gun To NJ Nuke PlantAuthorities in New Jersey said a Pennsylvania man had a pistol and hollow-point bullets when he drove through the front gate of the Oyster Creek nuclear plant.
6 Soft-Shell Turtles Rescued From NJ RoadsideAnimal welfare authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for dumping a group of soft-shell turtles by the roadside in New Jersey.