Morris County

Roxbury Township Landfill

Toxic Gas At New Jersey Landfill Leaves Residents Fuming

A township in New Jersey has begun taking precautions because of a landfill that is posing a toxic gas problem.

06/12/2013

Credit Parsippany Hills High School Website

NJ Teacher Faces Charges Over Alleged Sexual Contact With Student

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp said Saturday that 32-year-old Jenna Leahey of Morristown faces two counts each of child endangerment and criminal sexual contact. Bail was set at $100,000 cash.

06/08/2013

Kashif Parvaiz (L) and Nazish Noorani (R) (credit: CBS 2)

Mass. Woman Pleads Guilty To Murder In Boonton Slaying

Antoinette Stephen pleaded guilty to murder, conspiracy and weapons offenses in the August 2011 slaying of 27-year-old Nazish Noorani.

05/29/2013

Carrie Ruffner (credit: Morris County Prosecutor's Office)

Search Under Way For Missing NJ Woman

Carrie Ruffner, 34, was last seen leaving her parent’s home in Basking Ridge around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office.

05/02/2013

John Jackson and Carolyn Jackson (credit: CBS 2)

US Atty: NJ Couple Charged With ‘Unimaginable Cruelty To Children’

John and Carolyn Jackson are charged with one count of conspiracy to endanger the welfare of a child, 13 counts of endangering the welfare of a child and three counts of assault, authorities said.

04/30/2013

N.J. Sexual Abuse Victims' Memorial

Advocates Rededicate Sexual Abuse Victims’ Memorial Twice Hit By Vandals

Advocates for victims of child sexual abuse rededicated a monument in Morris County, N.J., Sunday that has twice been the target of vandalism.

04/28/2013

Rescuers search for two missing teens at Budd Lake in Mount Olive, NJ on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Mount Olive First Responders Reflect On ‘Tough’ Recovery Of Remains Of Teen Boys

The Budd Lake Fire Department was on the ice in about seven minutes Monday night after getting the call, officials said.

01/10/2013

Budd Lake Search

Crews Search For Hours For 2 Teenage Boys In New Jersey Lake

Crews spent hours searching the waters of Budd Lake in Morris County, N.J., Monday night, but were unable to find two teenage boys who went missing after falling through the ice.

01/07/2013

(credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors: Former NJ Assistant Scout Master Charged With Sex Abuse

Stephen Corcoran, 45, faces several charges including aggravated sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, Morris County prosecutors said Friday.

12/21/2012

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

Crime Scene Generic

Two NJ Men Indicted In Violent 2011 Murder, Multiple Counts Handed Up

Two men face numerous charges stemming from the beating death of a man whose body was found in a car trunk in northern New Jersey last year.

10/14/2012

The brass bell from the Andrea Doria. (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Couple’s Garage Houses Historical Relics Of Sunken Italian Luxury Ship

Art Kirchner, 66, is an avid scuba diver so in 1985, he and his friends went to find artifacts from the doomed Italian luxury liner Andrea Doria.

06/19/2012

(credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Crews Work To Restore Power In Morris County After Severe Weather Downs Trees, Power Lines

Power crews said they are working around the clock to get electricity back to the more than 6,000 customers in Morris County who were left in the dark, but first they have to get through the debris and that will take time.

06/11/2012

NJ Gang Bust

Prosecutors In NJ Announce Major Gang Bust

Prosecutors from multiple counties in New Jersey have announced the conclusion of a seven-month gang investigation.

06/02/2012

Linda and David Kubert (credit: CBS 2)

Morris County Judge: Text Sender Not Liable For Wreck

A New Jersey woman who sent a text message to her boyfriend cannot be held liable for a car crash he caused while responding to the message.

05/25/2012

more

previous