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NJ Authorities: Off-Duty Trooper Opened Fire On Teens Who Say They Knocked On Wrong Door

According to the attorney general’s office, the trooper suspected the three were trying to enter his Sparta residence.


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Lightning Strikes 2 NJ State Police Cruisers With Troopers Inside

Two New Jersey state troopers avoided serious injury Tuesday when lightning struck their cruisers in Cape May County, police said.


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Troopers Seize 33 Pounds Of Marijuana From Car At NJ Turnpike Rest Stop

Cederberg surrendered to troopers on Thursday and was being held at Middlesex County jail in lieu of $250,000 cash bail, state police said.



4 Injured In New Jersey Boating Accident

New Jersey State Police say the accident happened at 1:40 p.m. when the boat ran aground near the south end of Long beach Island near Story Island.


William Merino (left) and 9-month-old William Merino Jr. (credit: NJSP)

Father Charged After 9-Month-Old Boy Is Taken At Knifepoint

A man was charged with multiple counts Monday after for a 9-month-old boy was allegedly taken by the man at knifepoint.


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Bratton: No Specific Threats Against Fourth Of July Celebrations

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says there are no specific threats against the Fourth Of July celebrations in New York City as the NYPD ramps up security amid concern over possible terrorist attacks.


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Funeral Held For NJ Trooper Killed After Striking Deer

The funeral for a New Jersey State Police trooper killed over the weekend after striking a deer in his cruiser took place at St. Matthias Church in Somerset.


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New Jersey State Trooper Killed, Partner Injured In 1-Car Crash In Upper Freehold

The crash happened around 12:45 a.m. on I-195 in Upper Freehold.


NJSP patrol New Jersey's waterways

New Jersey State Police Step Up Patrols Of Area Waterways

Troopers say the water is much like the highways on Memorial Day weekend, there’s a lot of congestion.


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New Jersey State Police Put ‘Ghost Cars’ On Patrol To Catch Bad Drivers

The black Chevrolet Caprices appear unmarked from far away, but upon closer inspection, the cars carry a faint gray State Police emblem on the sides.


A person was shot by New Jersey State Police in Union on Tuesday, April 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Person Shot By New Jersey State Police In Union

A New Jersey State Police trooper shot and wounded a suspect Tuesday evening in Union.


Cars are lined up on the shoulder of the road on I-95 between Fort Lee and Leonia. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Police Launch Ticket Blitz On I-95 In New Jersey

New Jersey State Police have launched a ticket blitz on Interstate 95.


One person was killed in a crash on I-287 in Hanover Township on Tuesday, March 10. (Credit: CBS2)

NJ State Police: Man Killed In Crash On I-287 In Hanover Township

New Jersey State Police said an SUV and a tractor-trailer collided in the southbound lanes of I-287 in Hanover Township.


Jaxon and Parker Dohm (Credit: CBS2)

NJ Mother Pleads For Safe Return Of Sons Taken By Ex-Husband

Sandra Hughes Dohm made a tearful public plea to help find the boys, at one point turning away from the cameras to collect herself.


New Jersey State Police believe Kristopher Dohm took his two sons in Hopatcong, New Jersey in violation of a custody agreement. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

Police: Man Took 2 Sons In Violation Of Custody Agreement In Hopatcong

New Jersey State and Hopatcong local police were searching for a man who allegedly took his two sons and fled the state in violation of a custody agreement.