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Cops: Hit-And-Run Driver Crossed Three Lanes, Slammed Into Motorcycle

The search is on for a driver who was involved in a hit-and-run in Linden, New Jersey back in August. Police say a white SUV cut across three lanes of traffic and collided with a motorcycle.

09/17/2014

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World War II Veteran Receives H.S. Diploma At Ceremony 70 Years Later

The left side of Herman Zeitchik’s chest was covered in medals, but you couldn’t see them until his wife opened his graduation gown.

06/20/2014

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Linden, N.J. Police Hunt Dealer Who Sold Pot To 14-Year-Old Boy

The boy’s parents found two small bags of marijuana in his bookbag Tuesday night and called police.

05/29/2014

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Woman Accused Of Carrying Stun Gun In Linden, N.J. Wal-Mart Parking Lot

A woman was arrested this week, after another shopper said she pulled a stun gun on her during an argument over a shopping cart in a Wal-Mart parking lot in Linden, N.J.

11/30/2013

A generic photo of a Yorkshire terrier released by Linden police. The dog is similar to that of the one that was in a car that was stolen from a gas station. (credit: Linden Police)

Police Find New Jersey Man’s Dog After Car Stolen

The 37-year-old man left his car running while he went inside the convenience store at a Gulf gas station on N. Park Avenue in Linden on Wednesday night, police said.

10/31/2013

Kimberly Matthews (credit: Linden Police Department)

N.J. Woman Charged After 4 Puppies Found Dead In Cooler

Kimberly Matthews, 26, has been charged with four counts of animal cruelty.

10/08/2013

Still image of surveillance video of woman apparently stealing a baby stroller (credit: CBS 2)

Woman Caught On Surveillance Video Stealing Baby Stroller From Front Yard

“It was a brazen act committed by a young mother who’s holding a child in her arms,” Linden Police Capt. James Sarnicki said.

09/20/2013

Suspect Wanted In Fairfield Bank Robberies (credit: Fairfield Police Department)

Police Investigate Fairfield Bank Robberies, Possible Link To Other Heists

Police are investigating whether two recent bank robberies in Fairfield are connected to a series of heists in Greenwich and New Jersey.

09/17/2013

Greenwich bank robbery suspect caught on surveillance camera holding up a JPMorgan Chase Bank in Greenwich, Conn., Sept. 5, 2013. (credit: Greenwich Police)

Police: Suspected Serial Bank Robber Strikes Again

According to police, the man wanted in the latest hold-up is likely behind an Aug. 28 robbery at the People’s United Bank on Greenwich Avenue and an Aug. 20 robbery at a Wells Fargo in Linden, N.J.

09/10/2013

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New Jersey Deli Owner Talks About Foiling Robbery With Hot Oil

A Linden, N.J. deli owner was talking Tuesday afternoon about his successful fight against an armed robber with only hot oil as a weapon.

08/20/2013

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N.J. Deli Owner Stops Robber With Pot Of Hot Oil

A deli owner in Linden, N.J., sent an armed robber on his way by hurling a pot of hot oil at him, according to a published report Monday.

08/19/2013

Thieves are targeting catalytic converters in N.J. Why? They want the valuable platinum inside to re-sell. (Photo: CBS 2)

Brazen Metal Thieves In N.J. Set Their Sights On Catalytic Converters

Forget about your hub caps or sound system being stolen. Now thieves have come up with a new item they’re stealing from vehicles.

06/11/2013

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New Jersey Police Warn Of Carjackings By Fake Cops On Turnpike

New Jersey State Police don’t want the public to be alarmed, but they say there have been recent carjackings by people posing as undercover cops along the New Jersey Turnpike.

06/11/2013

Small Plane Crashes In Linden, N.J. (CBS 2)

Pilot Killed, Student Critically Injured After Small Plane Crashes In Linden, N.J.

Shortly after takeoff, the pilot of the single-engine plane issued a Mayday, saying it couldn’t climb. The plane then crashed on train tracks near a former General Motors plant parallel to Routes 1 and 9 west of the airport.

05/31/2013

Linden Police think this is the man who broke into a home on Cedar Avenue on April 19, 2013. (credit: Linden Police)

Linden Police Hunt Burglary Suspect

What the burglar didn’t know, however, is that the victim had a home surveillance system.

04/22/2013

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