Rebecca Granet

FILE - A body camera worn by a police officer. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

New Jersey Troopers Getting Body Cameras Under New Policy

New Jersey is buying 1,000 body cameras to equip all its state troopers who are out on the road and announced policies for local police on how the cameras should be used.

07/28/2015

Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

40-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot In Newark

Residents in a Newark community are on edge following a fatal shooting over the weekend.

07/27/2015

Roy Rogers in Franklin, New Jersey (credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

New Roy Rogers In Franklin, New Jersey Gets Big Welcome

The Roy Rogers in Franklin is the first with a drive-thru to be built in New Jersey since the 90s.

07/23/2015

Pablo Polanco Marte was found dead on a Manhattan sidewalk on July 12. The circumstances surrounding his death are unknown. (Credit: Mercedes Marte)

New Jersey Mother Seeks Answers After Son’s Mysterious Death

A New Jersey mother is looking for answers more than a week after her son was found dead in Manhattan.

07/21/2015

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) speaks at a press conference on April 1, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

NJ Sen. Menendez Outlines Plans For Transit Infrastructure Improvements

The senator has outlined a plan for a public transportation reauthorization bill with nine core principles.

07/17/2015

What a pilot sees when someone on the ground shines a laser into the cockpit. (Photo: CBS 2)

FAA: 12 Flights Report Being Hit By Laser Beams Over New Jersey

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after several pilots reported being hit by a green laser beam while flying over New Jersey Wednesday night.

07/16/2015

Harper Lee's new book "Go Set A Watchman" on shelves after its release at the Barnes and Nobel in New York July 14, 2015. (Credit: KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Readers Flock To Bookstores For ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Author Harper Lee’s Second Novel

The new book is generating some controversy for its portrayal of lawyer Atticus Finch as a segregationist with ties to the Ku Klux Klan.

07/14/2015

The new West District station on Jackson Avenue in Jersey City has been named in 23-year-old Officer Melvin Santiago's honor. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Jersey City’s New Police Station Named For Slain Officer

The new West District station on Jackson Avenue has been named in 23-year-old Officer Melvin Santiago’s honor, one year after he was gunned down in what authorities described as an ambush.

07/13/2015

Todd West is believed to be responsible for at least seven murders. (credit: CBS2)

22-Year-Old Man Accused Of Killing 7 People In New Jersey, Pennsylvania

Union County officials have announced the arrest of a man who they believe is responsible for at least seven murders.

07/09/2015

Authorities place an alligator into a plastic bin in Elmwood Park, N.J., on July 8, 2015. (Credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

4-Foot Alligator Caught In Passaic River

About four hours later, the boats came off the water — one from the Fair Lawn Fire Department was carrying the reptile.

07/08/2015

This woman and child were rescued from a stuck elevator at the Union City light rail station. (credit: CBS2)

3 Adults, 2 Kids Rescued After Being Trapped In Elevator At Union City Light Rail Station

Five people who were trapped inside an elevator at a Light Rail Station in Union City, N.J., have been rescued, 1010 WINS reported.

07/07/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks to supporters at Livingston High School in Livingston, New Jersey June 30, 2015. (credit: KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Bill Calls For Any Governor Running For President To Resign

New Jersey Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg is proposing a bill that would force any governor running for president to step aside, including Gov. Chris Christie.

07/07/2015

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Love Your Country, Love Your Dog: Keep Pets Safe Over July 4th Weekend

More pets go missing over the Fourth of July weekend than any other time of year, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

07/02/2015

Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Preparations Underway For Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks Spectacular

The sky over the East River is set to light up with over 50,000 pyrotechnic shells and effects during the 39th annual Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular.

06/30/2015

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Police: 5 Cars Stolen In 3 New Jersey Towns After Keys Left Inside

Police said all the cars were left unlocked and the key fobs were inside the vehicles.

06/25/2015

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