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Jorge Ramirez-Sierra (Riverdale PD)

Police: Riverdale, N.J. Man Steals Friend’s Car In Order To Make Court Appearance

A northern New Jersey man stole his friend’s car so he could get to a court appearance, according to police.

04/13/2015

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Report Of Armed Gunman At Holmdel Elementary School Was A Hoax

As parents anxiously waited outside the school, they got the news that is was all a prank. “We are 99.99 percent it is just a hoax,” an official announced to the crowd.

03/31/2015

Ocean Grove fire (CBS2)

Fire Ravages Buildings On Main Avenue In Ocean Grove, N.J.

Firefighters are battling a three-alarm fire in Ocean Grove, New Jersey.

02/06/2015

Plane makes emergency landing on Route 23 in New Jersey. (CBS2)

Pilot Discusses Landing Small Plane On Route 23 In West Milford, NJ

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a New Jersey highway Thursday afternoon.

01/29/2015

Timothy Hamlett (Handout)

Search Continues For Timothy Hamlett, Teaneck Man Last Seen Dec. 26

Hamlett is a 6-foot-tall black male. He was wearing True Religion jeans, a blueish, purple zip-up Adidas sweatshirt and sneakers.

12/29/2014

South Plainfield high school evacuated (CBS2)

South Plainfield H.S. Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

The school superintendent says police and bomb-sniffing dogs searched the building and did not find any explosives.

12/16/2014

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Small Plane Crashes At Airport In Sussex, New Jersey

The plane skidded and then flipped over just short of the runway. The pilot survived the crash. It is unknown at this time what caused the plane to go down.

12/04/2014

Nicole Dufault (Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Maplewood, N.J. Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting 3 Male Students

Nicole Dufault, 34, of Caldwell, was arrested at her home Wednesday evening. She was charged Thursday with multiple counts of aggravated sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, according to prosecutors.

09/18/2014

Amaury Maldonado (CBS 2)

First On CBS 2: Man Killed In Alleged Love Triangle In Carteret, N.J.

The body of Amaury Maldonado, 32, was found in a home located at the corner of Elmwood Avenue and Clifford Street.

08/14/2014

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Police: Razor Blades Being Jammed Into Rutherford Parking Meters

Police are issuing a warning about a new type of crime targeting people at random in Rutherford, N.J., CBS 2 reported.

08/03/2014

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Beachgoers Show Off Masterpieces At Belmar Sand Castle Contest

Artists and spectators gathered at the annual Sand Castle Contest in Belmar, N.J., Wednesday as participants got creative in the sand.

07/30/2014

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

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