State Troopers

New York State Trooper

Officials: New York State Troopers To Step Up Patrols

New York officials said state troopers will be out in full force through the new year.

12/13/2014

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

Class Of 149 Graduates From N.J. State Police Academy

The class started with 200 recruits.

08/29/2014

Atlantic City Boardwalk (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Thieves Snatch $181,000 From Caesars Atlantic City In Early Morning Heist

New Jersey State Police are investigating a heist that took place at an Atlantic City casino.

07/21/2014

Gov. Chris Christie

Judge To Hear Lawsuit Opposing Christie’s Planned Pension Cuts

The State Troopers union argues the governor cannot take $2.4 billion from public workers’ pensions to fill a big budget gap. A Mercer County judge will hear the case.

06/06/2014

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

Police Release Victims’ Names In Possible Murder-Suicide In N.J.

Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony Kearns III says the three bodies were found at a single-family home in Kingwood Township.

03/11/2012

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

NJ Attorney General Makes Overtime Info For Law Enforcement Officers Confidential

State records show that troopers earned $25.5 million in overtime last year and $15.7 million as of September this year.

12/15/2011

Computer Keyboard (file / credit: clipart.com)

NY Troopers Warn Of Computer Virus In Fake Traffic Ticket E-Mails

The subject line of the e-mail may contain the title, “Uniform Traffic Ticket.”

12/08/2011

Generic Handgun File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Camden Man In Custody After Gunfight With State Troopers

According to State Police spokesman Steve Jones, the troopers were in plain clothes and an unmarked car when they spotted a man identified as Joshua A. Polanco holding a gun to another man’s head.

07/21/2011

New  York State Senator Bill Perkins (L) (credit: AP)

State Troopers Arrest NYC Lawmakers At Rent Control Rally

Sen. Bill Perkins, a Manhattan Democrat and the first escorted out, said they are trying to get rent laws renewed or reformed. Bronx Assemblyman Jose Rivera also was arrested.

06/14/2011

A New York State Thruway toll plaza - Buffalo, NY - File / Photo: AP

State Troopers To Watch For Motorists Using Cell Phones On NY Thruway

The New York State Thruway Authority said a year ago in their crackdown on phones and gadgets at the wheel, troopers handed out nearly 900 tickets just on the Thruway in a few days.

04/07/2011

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: AP Photo/Mike Groll, Pool)

Cuomo ‘Shocked’ By Raises For 28 Top NY Troopers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he was “shocked” to learn 28 top officers in the state police got raises of more than $20,000 last month as some 900 state workers were facing layoffs.

01/12/2011

Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police Conduct Emergency Drill In North Jersey

State troopers and emergency responders will be conducting drills throughout Bergen, Hudson, Essex, Passaic, Morris, Union and Middlesex counties until Friday.

12/14/2010