Newark Residents Complain Of Delayed Police Response Times To 911 CallsMayor Ras Baraka said the city is still coming back from cuts made before he took office
Police: Women Robbed During Series Of Attacks At Bus Stops In NewarkThe search is on for violent robbers targeting women at bus stops in Newark. At least two women were mugged Monday morning.
New Jersey Cop Killer Sentenced To Consecutive 30-Year Prison TermsThere was emotional testimony and new developments on Friday in the trial of a man accused of killing a New Jersey police officer.
Mayor Baraka Announces Civilian Review Board For Newark PoliceNewark Mayor Ras Baraka on Tuesday announced what he called the first step in reforming a problem-plagued police force, with the creation of a civilian complaint review board, the first in the city's history.
Newark Man Charged In Hit-Run That Killed PedestrianThe victim, 29-year-old Khendrai Williams, of East Orange, was struck and killed around 12:30 a.m. at McCarter Highway and Market Street, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said.
Lee Evans, NJ Man Acquitted In Murder Of 5 Teens, SuesLee Evans filed a civil suit in Superior Court in Newark against the Essex County prosecutor's office, the Newark Police Department and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker.
Justice Department Mulls Federal Monitor For Newark Police DepartmentThe Justice Department is in talks with Newark officials about the potential cost associated with putting the city's police force under a federal monitor to rid the department of misconduct.
Violent Mother-Son Mugging In Newark Caught On VideoThe victims were walking in the snow-covered Ironbound section early in the evening just before Olga Patrone, 66, was punched and fell to the ground.
2 Fatally Shot In NewarkThe victims have been identified as Tariq Romane, 21, and Rahmel Johnson, 20, both of Newark.
Stolen Bread Truck Leads Newark Police On ChaseArmed bandits stole the truck around 1:30 a.m. at Elm and Union streets.
Shaquille O'Neal Co-Owns, Operates Movie Theater Near Downtown NewarkShaquille O'Neal has a new kind of movie project: theater owner. O'Neal, a four-time NBA champion, grew up in Newark, and now co-owns and operates the CityPlex12 theater near downtown.
OUTRAGE: Newark Residents Hit With $187,000 Police OT Bill For Whitney Houston FuneralWhitney Houston's funeral is costing the city of Newark tens of thousands of dollars in police overtime. And some taxpayers say as much as they loved the pop star they're not happy about footing the high security costs.