Toms River

A photo from the U.S. Coast Guard helicopter shows rescue crews searching for a truck that fell through the ice in Toms Rivers, N.J., on March 1, 2015. (credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Truck Falls Through Frozen River In Ocean County; Dog Found Dead Inside

Rescue crews found a dog dead inside a pickup truck that fell through the ice on a southern New Jersey waterway, but no one else was inside, police said.


A school bus engulfed in flames in Toms River, N.J. on Jan. 14, 2015. (credit: Toms River Police)

School Bus Bursts Into Flames In Toms River

No injuries were reported after a school bus burst into flames Wednesday morning in New Jersey.


A research vessel is seen in Norway's Arctic  Circle on June 2, 2012. (credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Toms River Mayor To Participate In Global Warming Expedition To Norway

Toms River Mayor Thomas Kelaher admits he’s skeptical about the cause of climate change.



Police: Man Attacked, Ran Over Girlfriend 3 Times At Toms River Gas Station

The victim was taken to a hospital and is being treated for injuries that are not considered life-threatening.


Theresa Tumbleson (Toms River PD)

Police Search For Woman Accused Of Letting Dog Pee On Clothes At Lane Bryant Store

Police are searching for a New Jersey woman whose dog marked its territory in a unique way.


Robert Dechert (credit: Toms River Police Department)

Driver Sought In Toms River Hit-Run Turns Himself In

Dechert, of Lakehurst, faces charges of attempted murder by vehicle and numerous motor vehicle violations. Bail was set at $500,000.


Robert Dechert (credit: Toms River Police Department)

Police: Man Sought In Toms River Hit-And Run

Police in Toms River are looking for a driver who they said fled the scene of an accident and then tried to run over an off-duty police officer.


Anthony Senatore with his attorney in court on Nov. 18, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

NJ Man Pleads Guilty In Son’s Fatal Shooting Of Playmate

The father of a then-4-year-old New Jersey boy who shot to death a 6-year-old neighbor with his father’s unsecured gun pleaded guilty Thursday to child endangerment charges.


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Parent Accused Of Attacking Youth Football Coach In Toms River

A youth football coach was attacked by the father of one of his players after a game in Toms River this past weekend, authorities said Monday night.


Lakewood, New Jersey high school football player Devin Delanie, and three teammates, have been charged in a string of armed robberies. (Credit: CBS 2)

Lakewood, N.J. High School Football Players Accused In String Of Armed Robberies

A group of high school football players has been linked to a rash of armed robberies, targeting businesses in the Lakewood, New Jersey area.


LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 18: A football sits on the grass during a preseason game between the Washington Redskins and Cleveland Browns at FedExField on August 18, 2014 in Landover, Maryland.

NJ Dad Charged Following Brawl With Son’s Youth Football Coach

Toms River police said the incident happened at around 7:30 p.m. after the game had ended.


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.


Police arrest Susan Porfido-Gibson following an alleged drunk driving incident in Toms River. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Toms River Mother Came Home To Drunk Babysitter, Crying Toddler

Police in New Jersey say a mother came home from work to find her child crying next to his babysitter who had apparently passed out drunk.


Susan Porfido-Gibson was arrested after allegedly being found drunk while on the job as a nanny.

Police: Nanny Found Drunk On The Job, Crashes Car

A New Jersey nanny was arrested after allegedly being drunk on the job and then crashing her car, CBS 2 reported.



Girl Power: Kayla Roncin Key In Toms River’s Little League State Championship

The fact that Toms River won the New Jersey Little League baseball championship is not that unusual. What it is uncommon is that one of its top players is a girl.