New Brunswick

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Jury Re-Convicts N.J. Man For Gunpoint Rape

A jury has convicted a central New Jersey man a second time for a gunpoint rape committed more than 12 years ago.

12/09/2014

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Police: New Brunswick Man Restrained By Family Becomes Ill, Dies

Authorities say an emotionally disturbed man who apparently was trying to hurt himself became ill while being restrained by family members and later died.

11/22/2014

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Teen Arrested In New Brunswick, Linked To Robberies Around Rutgers

A juvenile suspect was arrested in New Brunswick, New Jersey this week, and has been linked by police to robberies around Rutgers University.

11/07/2014

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Police: Rutgers Student Assaulted, Robbed On New Brunswick Campus

Police are searching for two suspects who assaulted and robbed a student on Rutgers University’s New Brunswick campus.

10/20/2014

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New Brunswick Couple Charged With Running Brothels Around N.J.

Authorities say that a New Brunswick couple has been charged with running a prostitution ring with women in the country illegally in at least eight brothels across the state.

09/18/2014

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

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Mystery ‘Selfie’ Man Identified As Late Photo Booth Company Operator

The identity has been revealed for the mystery man whose series of black-and-white photo booth selfies went on display at Rutgers University earlier this year.

06/17/2014

Tracy Morgan speaks on stage at Spike TV's "Don Rickles: One Night Only" on May 6, 2014, in New York City.  (Credit: Getty Images)

Tracy Morgan’s Condition Upgraded 9 Days After Crash

Comedian Tracy Morgan was upgraded to fair condition Monday, nine days after a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike severely injured him and killed one of his friends.

06/16/2014

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 01: Tracy Morgan poses at Mount Airy Casino Resort February 1, 2014 in Mt. Pocono, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bill McCay/Getty Images for Mount Airy Casino Resort)

Actor, Comedian Tracy Morgan Injured In New Jersey Turnpike Crash; Truck Driver Charged

State police said actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is in intensive care after the limousine bus in which he was riding in was involved in a multi-vehicle accident on the New Jersey Turnpike.

06/07/2014

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Attackers Caught On Video In New Brunswick, N.J. Liquor Store Robbery Attempt

Police in New Brunswick, New Jersey were hoping Thursday to locate a trio of would-be robbers who pistol-whipped a store owner.

05/15/2014

Three children were struck and injured by a vehicle driven by the city fire director in New Brunswick, N.J. on Tuesday, May 6. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Brunswick Fire Director Who Struck Kids Has Been In 19 Car Accidents Since 2002

A spokeswoman for the city said Robert Rawls received summonses for careless driving and failure to stop for a pedestrian in a crosswalk.

05/09/2014

Three children were struck and injured by a vehicle driven by the city fire director in New Brunswick, N.J. on Tuesday, May 6. (Credit: CBS 2)

Children Struck By New Brunswick Fire Official’s SUV Speak Exclusively To CBS 2

The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office said Robert Rawls was on duty and driving a city-owned SUV when the accident occurred on Livingstone Avenue Tuesday afternoon.

05/07/2014

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3 Children Struck By Vehicle At Busy New Brunswick, N.J. Intersection

Three children were hospitalized Tuesday afternoon, after they were struck by a vehicle in New Brunswick, N.J.

05/06/2014

Two men on bicycles robbed a 20-year-old female Rutgers student on a busy street on April 16, 2014, police said. (credit: CBS 2)

Rutgers Students On Alert After Robbery In Broad Daylight

According to a crime alert issued by the school, a female student was walking along Nichol Avenue and Seamen Street when two men on bicycles pulled a knife on her.

04/17/2014

Man Gets 25-Year Sentence For 1990 Fatal Stabbing Of New Jersey Teen

Steven Parkey Jr. was sentenced in state Superior Court in New Brunswick to a 25-year prison term.

04/08/2014

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