Sheriff Armando Fontoura

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

Essex County Cops To Wear Body Cameras

The idea is to increase transparency and accountability while de-escalating intense situations between officers and the public they serve.


Crime graphic (Credit: AP)

Essex County Calls On NJ National Guard To Stem Violence

There has been a huge increase in violent crimes in Essex County, particularly in Newark. The trend is so alarming, the county prosecutor is calling in the National Guard to help combat the violence.