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Latia Harris (Salem PD)

VIDEO: Woman Attacked As Toddler Son Tries To Intervene

Police in southern New Jersey are looking for a woman who was videotaped beating a woman in front of her toddler son.

06/26/2014

Pine Acres nursing home (PineAcresrehab.com)

Naked Man In Wheelchair Charged In Attack On Fellow Nursing Home Patient

A 73-year-old man has been charged in connection with the beating death of a 92-year-old man at a Madison, N.J. nursing home.

06/12/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in a parking lot in Garfield, N.J. (credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Undercover Police Officer Shot During Drug Sting In Parking Lot Of Garfield Shopping Center

All three suspects are in custody and the gun has been recovered, police said.

04/22/2014

Radioactive materials canisters found in Sparta home (Sparta PD)

Police Find Canisters Of Uranium In New Jersey Man’s Home

A New Jersey man was arrested Friday and charged with endangering the welfare of a child after police found radioactive materials in his home.

04/15/2014

Joseph Bariso (Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Grandson Arrested In Connection With Shooting Of Lodi Woman, 85

An arrest has been made in connection with the Sunday shooting of an 85-year-old woman at her northern New Jersey home.

12/30/2013

Work continues on a new pavilion at Rockaway Beach following the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, which destroyed large parts of the boardwalk, on October 29, 2013.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Photos: From Despair To Repair, One Year After Superstorm Sandy

Many residents of the Rockaways and neighboring Breezy Point are reflecting on the progress made over the past year while acknowledging the problems still evident. Meanwhile, In New Jersey, the Seaside Heights boardwalk and amusement park remains under construction one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012, and damaged again in September 2013 by an electrical fire.

10/29/2013

The 56-foot boat ran aground near The Pier Shops at Caesars shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday. (credit: U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cynthia Oldham)

Fishing Boat Lands On Atlantic City Beach After Captain Reportedly Falls Asleep

The 56-foot Jessica Heather hit the shore shortly near The Pier Shops at Caesars, and was found around 2 a.m., the Coast Guard said.

08/19/2013

East Hanover Gnome Theft

Missing Garden Gnome Returned To New Jersey Family

A New Jersey family had been wondering what happened to a garden gnome that suddenly vanished after standing unmoved for three decades.

08/06/2013

A 21-year-old man was arrested after allegedly breaking into a Boys and Girls Club in Garfield, N.J., and trashing the place, including doing a number on this cake. (Photo: CBS 2)

Police: Suspect Indulged In Night Of Cake, Swimming And Destruction At Garfield Boys And Girls Club

On Friday, Norman Girdley Jr, 21, was arrested and charged with Criminal Mischief and Drug Possession following an alleged overnight rampage.

06/14/2013

Bedbugs (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Jersey Man Sets House On Fire While Trying To Kill Bedbugs

A fire in southern New Jersey is being blamed on a homeowner’s battle against bedbugs.

06/13/2013

Fire generic image

At Least One Dead In Lakewood, NJ House Fire

But investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the blaze that destroyed the two-story home in Lakewood early Saturday.

12/01/2012

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

At Least One Dead After Driver Hits Pedestrians In East Brunswick

Two pedestrians were killed and another was seriously injured when they were struck by a car in central New Jersey.

09/15/2012

(file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues Boaters After Collision In Sandy Hook Bay

The Coast Guard says two people were pulled from Sandy Hook Bay after two boats collided on the water, causing one of the vessels to capsize.

09/02/2012

Antifreeze (credit: Auto Zone)

N.J. Woman Accused Of Trying To Kill Grandmother With Antifreeze

A New Jersey woman is accused of trying to kill her grandmother by poisoning her with antifreeze.

08/23/2012

Zara Malani-Lin Abdur-Raheem

Trial Begins Tomorrow for N.J. Dad Indicted In Death Of Baby Thrown Off Bridge

Shamsid-Din Abdur-Raheem abducted Zara Malani-lin Abdur-Raheem from her grandmother’s East Orange apartment in 2010 while the baby’s mother was in court seeking a restraining order, prosecutors said.

08/22/2012

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