New Jersey State Police
It was morning rush hour in New York City, but things came to a dead stop on the West Side Highway for the convenience of a convoy of New Jersey police officers. Why were cops from across the river stopping traffic in New York?
The commander of the troop overseeing Northern New Jersey, Maj. Robert Catullo, has been reassigned after a high-speed police escort scandal, as has his deputy commander, Capt. Michael Cerisano, as well as a regional commander, Capt. Warren Moore.
Officer Julian Castellanos, head of the state police recruiting unit, said the force should ideally mirror the state population.
New Jersey state police say more than 120 extra troopers will be out on patrol this weekend, looking closely for drunk and reckless drivers as residents celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.
The last time the New York Giants played in the Super Bowl, in 2008, New Jersey Attorney General Jeff Chiesa says state troopers arrested 176 people for drunk driving that Sunday.
The men and women in blue and some others undercover will be out in full force this Saturday night in and around Times Square.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie didn’t quite make the top ten of 2011, but he almost did.
One person is dead and another is under arrest in two separate crashes on the Garden State Parkway.
Authorities said New Jersey State Police were pursuing a 1996 Acura on the Garden State Parkway for speeding. After continuing eastbound on 15th Avenue, the car ran a red light, hitting another car, sending that driver to the hospital.
A decade after a discrimination court settlement, the percentage of black troopers has dropped from 8 percent to 6.4 percent in a state with an almost 14 percent African American population.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says a spike in public worker retirements is no surprise as the state wrestles with benefits changes.
Thousands of Boy Scouts and troop leaders from across New Jersey converged on the state’s National Guard Training Center this weekend for what’s being billed as the nation’s largest scouting event of the year.
New Jersey State Police have implemented stricter policies regarding alcohol-related motor vehicle incidents involving troopers.
Fifty-two year old Wan Kim, of Ridgefield, was arrested on a charge of possession and manufacturing of counterfeit trademark items.
There could be civil or criminal charges as New Jersey’s police force is being investigated for steroid use.