Middlesex County

Michelle Lodzinski appears in court in New Brunswick, N.J., on Sept. 16, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Michelle Lodzinski Pleads Not Guilty In Son’s 1991 NJ Murder

Michelle Lodzinski is charged with killing Timothy Wiltsey in 1991, but her attorney has said she “adamantly denies” the charges.

09/16/2014

Michelle Lodzinski

Mother Charged In Son’s Death To Return To NJ

Michelle Lodzinski waived extradition when she appeared in court in Martin County, Florida, on Thursday.

09/04/2014

Michelle Lodzinski

Florida Mom Charged In New Jersey Cold Case Death Appears In Court

Michelle Lodzinski is charged in the death of her 5-year-old son who was reported missing from a carnival in New Jersey in 1991.

08/07/2014

Naloxone nasal inhalant, sold under the brand name Narcan, is an antidote for heroin and opioid overdose. (credit: StopOverdose.org)

Police In 2 NJ Counties Being Trained In Use Of Heroin Anti-Overdose Drug As Part Of Pilot Program

Police in all 32 Ocean County municipalities are now being trained to administer nasal shots of Narcan. Gov. Chris Christie announced a pilot program Wednesday.

04/02/2014

The scene of a fatal car crash in Edison, NJ on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigating After Teen Driver, 2 Men Killed In Edison Crash

Middlesex County authorities say the crash occurred around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday on Route 27 in Edison Township. All three victims were township residents.

10/15/2013

Weapons collected at a gun buyback in Keansburg, N.J. - March 9, 2013 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Nearly 16,000 Guns Netted In Recent N.J. Buyback Events

Gun buyback events held in Middlesex County, N.J. last weekend netted more than 1,800 weapons, state officials announced Wednesday.

10/02/2013

The ruins of a destroyed home sit in the sand on November 21, 2012 in Mantoloking, New Jersey. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NJ Offering Interest-Free Loans To Those Buying Homes In Sandy-Ravaged Communities

The state of New Jersey has launched a loan program designed to boost home ownership in the counties hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy.

08/06/2013

Edison Police Officer Michael Dotro in court on May 24, 2013 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

N.J. Cop Accused Of Firebombing Boss’ Home Pleads Not Guilty

Edison Police Officer Michael Dotro, 35, is accused of setting fire to his boss’ Monroe Township home early Monday morning.

05/24/2013

Edison, NJ police car. (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Cop Charged With Multiple Counts Of Attempted Murder In Alleged Firebomb Attack

The charges came on the heels of an intensive investigation by the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office and the Monro Township Police Department.

05/23/2013

Asian Longhorned Beetle (file / credit: USDA via Wikipedia)

Asian Longhorned Beetle Eradicated From New Jersey

“I’m proud to announce the eradication of the beetle from Union and Middlesex Counties,” said state Agriculture Secretary Doug Fisher of the locations of the last two clusters.

03/14/2013

Belongings that were ruined by floodwaters sit outside a house devastated by Superstorm Sandy on November 2, 2012 in Union Beach, New Jersey. Over 200 homes in a town of only 6,200 residents were destroyed by the storm. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

FEMA Launches Rapid Repair System For 5 New Jersey Counties

Residents of Atlantic, Cape May, Middlesex, Monmouth and Ocean counties can apply for the grants through their town governments for money to pay for repairs.

12/07/2012

Gas Line in Manalapan, New Jersey (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Gas Rationing In Effect As New Jersey Deals With Sandy’s Aftermath

If you’re planning to line up for gas Saturday, you had better check your license plate first.

CBS New York–11/03/2012

A memorial at the Old Bridge Pathmark on Sept. 7, 2012. Cristina LoBrutto and Bryan Breen were killed there by a disgruntled employee. (credit: CBS 2)

Chilling 911 Tapes Released In Old Bridge Pathmark Shooting

Several of the calls are from terrified employees trapped inside the store during the shooting.

09/13/2012

Bryan Breen was killed in a shooting at a Pathmark on Aug. 31, 2012. (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Wake Held For Victim Of Shooting At Old Bridge Pathmark

Bryan Breen, 24,was remembered Tuesday for his gentle nature, his outgoing personality and his love of life.

09/04/2012

Rolando Reyes with Dave Carlin (credit: CBS2)

Exclusive: Pathmark Shooting Hero Talks To CBS2

One man is being called a hero for saving lives during Friday’s supermarket shooting in New Jersey.

09/02/2012

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