Rick Fuentes

A baby was found dead in a recycling facility in Farmingdale Township, New Jersey on Tuesday, Nov. 11. Police released two photos of articles of clothing found near the body. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

Police Seek Mother Of Dead Newborn Found At Monmouth County Recycling Center

State Police are still trying to find the mother of a dead newborn that was found in the trash at a recycling center in New Jersey.

11/19/2014

Police investigate a fatal shooting in Newark, N.J., on Dec. 25, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Aims To Cut Gun Violence With New Initiative

Acting Attorney General John Hoffman on Wednesday announced a strategy that will target Newark’s most violent neighborhoods, WCBS 880′s Levon Putney reported.

04/16/2014

Handcuffs (credit: clipart.com)

New Jersey Cops: 6 Arrested, 2 Heroin Mills Dismantled

The arrests came during two traffic stops and the search of two homes in Paterson last weekend.

04/01/2014

Crowds waits for NJ TRANSIT trains during the Super Bowl on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘This Is A Joke’: Commute After Big Game Turns Into Super Headache

Transit and National Football League officials are reviewing what could have been done to avoid the massive train backup in New Jersey after the Super Bowl.

02/03/2014

The scene at Penn Station in Manhattan ahead of the Feb. 2 Super Bowl. (Photo by Chris Colton/CBS New York)

Security Heightened At Transit Hubs Ahead Of Super Bowl

This year’s Super Bowl has the distinction of relying on mass transit to take up to 30,000 fans to the game.

01/30/2014

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Officials Urging Residents To Be Safe, Prepared As Winter Storm Hits

As much as a foot of snow is forecast to fall in some areas overnight Thursday into Friday and temperatures are expected to plummet.

01/02/2014

Trenton Standoff

Trenton Hostage Situation Ends, Suspect Dead

The hostages are safe and the suspect is dead, police said.

05/12/2013

Georgios Spyropoulos (credit: NJ Office Of The Attorney General)

Officials: Manager Of Tick Tock Diner In Clifton Charged In Murder-For-Hire Plot

Georgios Spyropoulos, manager of the Tick Tock diner in Clifton, was arrested for planning to have his uncle “tortured, robbed and murdered,” Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa announced Wednesday.

04/10/2013

New Jersey State Police (file / credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

NJ State Troopers Charged In High-Speed Escort

Sgt. 1st Class Nadir Nassry and Trooper Joseph Ventrella are charged with tampering with public records. They’re accused of using tape to change their license plates before escorting the cars at high speeds down the Garden State Parkway in March.

07/27/2012

Beer (file / credit: clipart.com)

New Jersey Authorities Worried About Drunk Driving During Super Bowl

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.

02/02/2012