New Jersey State Police

Joanne Chesimard was convicted of the 1973 killing of New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster. (credit: FBI)

NJ Police Seek Return Of Joanne Chesimard, Fugitive Cop Killer In Cuba

She escaped in 1979 and eventually ended up in Cuba, where she was granted asylum by Fidel Castro and has been living under the name Assata Shakur.

12/18/2014

New sketches of the Tiger Lady, an unidentified woman found slain in Knowlton Township, New Jersey in 1991. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

N.J. State Police Release New Sketches Of ‘Tiger Lady,’ Cold Case Slaying Victim

New Jersey State Police on Thursday released updated sketches they hope will lead to an identification in the case of a woman known as the “Tiger Lady.”

11/13/2014

A baby was found dead in a recycling facility in Farmingdale Township, New Jersey on Tuesday, Nov. 11. Police released two photos of articles of clothing found near the body. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

Baby’s Body Found At Recycling Center In Monmouth County, N.J.

New Jersey State Police on Wednesday were seeking help from the public in finding the mother of a baby who was found dead at a recycling facility in Monmouth County.

11/12/2014

N.J. Suspicious Roadblock

Suspicious Roadblock Alarms, Baffles Driver On New Jersey Turnpike Extension

New video released Wednesday uncovered a potential driving danger on a New Jersey roadway, in the form of a mysterious late-night roadblock.

11/05/2014

Police lights (credit: ClipArt.com)

State Troopers Help Deliver Baby On Garden State Parkway

State police said the mother and child are doing well at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch.

09/04/2014

New Jersey State Police (file / credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Class Of 149 Graduates From N.J. State Police Academy

The class started with 200 recruits.

08/29/2014

Officers on the scene of a crash on I-287 on Aug. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. State Police Car, Bernardsville Police Car Damaged In I-287 Crash

Several other vehicles were also damaged in the crash.

08/11/2014

The scene of a multi-vehicle crash in Mahwah, NJ on June 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Northbound Lanes Of I-287 Reopened After Deadly, Multi-Vehicle Crash In Mahwah

New Jersey State Police said a tractor-trailer struck the back of disabled cement truck on the right shoulder of Interstate 287 near exit 66.

06/24/2014

NJ State Trooper Cruiser Big DL

Former N.J. State Police Trooper Gets Probation For Falsifying Official Reports

Glenn Mannino pleaded guilty in February to charges he falsified audit reports of law enforcement agencies.

05/01/2014

James Wade Barclay pleaded guilty to sexually assault a 10-year-old girl but never showed up for sentencing. (credit: New Jersey State Police)

Cops: ‘Most Wanted’ Fugitive James Wade Barclay Nabbed After 25 Years On Lam

The agency’s fugitive unit arrested James Wade Barclay in Pennsylvania on Saturday after a multi-agency investigation.

04/07/2014

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New Jersey Cops: 6 Arrested, 2 Heroin Mills Dismantled

The arrests came during two traffic stops and the search of two homes in Paterson last weekend.

04/01/2014

Authorities outside the Renaissance Inn in Rutherford, NJ where law enforcement is investigating a suspicious white powder on Jan. 31, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Bergen County Exec: Suspicious Packages Sent To Several NJ Hotels Contained Corn Starch

Two days before the Super Bowl, the FBI and Hazmat crews were called in to investigate after packages containing white powder arrived at several hotels near the stadium.

01/31/2014

Emergency crews rushed to the scene of an accident involving a charter bus in Roxbury Township, N.J. Tuesday evening. (Credit: CBS 2)

Charter Bus Ends Up In Embankment On Route 80 In New Jersey

New Jersey State police said a charter bus carrying three people went down an embankment on the eastbound said of Route 80 at around 8:25 p.m.

01/21/2014

Super Bowl Security

Hudson River Patrols Set To Maintain Safety During Super Bowl

With the Super Bowl coming soon to MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, teams are not the only ones with a game plan.

01/20/2014

Super Bowl XLVIII preps at MetLife Stadium as seen from Chopper 880, Jan. 8, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

NJ State Police Launches ‘Getting To The Game’ Website Ahead Of Feb. 2 Super Bowl

The “Getting to the Game” website offers an interactive map showing real-time traffic delays in the area of MetLife Stadium. It also includes links to travel information from NJ TRANSIT and the Port Authority.

01/17/2014

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