Maritza Chavez, of Elizabeth, pleaded guilty to two separate indictments containing 26 counts overall of theft by deception.
Taquan Ward is accused of shooting an off-duty South Plainfield officer multiple times on Dec. 2.
Samuel Woody, 43, faces up to 10 years in prison when he’s sentenced for official misconduct and criminal sexual contact.
Authorities say the death of a woman whose body was found in Elizabeth this weekend will be investigated as a homicide.
Authorities believe 43-year-old Matthew Ballister III killed 43-year-old April Wyckoff of Cranford in his Union Township home sometime on Tuesday evening.
To avoid letting him know that they were suspicious school officials handed Walden, who was allegedly posing under the name Jason Burns, an enrollment pack and told him to bring the paperwork to his parents.
Dorian Gillon, 49, was arrested Monday and charged with murder in connection with the beating and strangulation of a 39-year-old Plainfield woman in 2005.
Some like it hot! But apparently that doesn’t apply to parents who take their children to a New Jersey playground where direct sunlight may have created a dangerous situation.
The state of New Jersey has launched a loan program designed to boost home ownership in the counties hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy.
A prank call that brought a massive response in Union County, N.J., was the subject of a criminal investigation Monday.
McGillivary, 24, was being held in Union County Jail on $3 million bail while awaiting trial for allegedly beating Joseph Galfy, 73, of Clark to death.
A two-day gun buyback program staged in Union and Hudson Counties last weekend netted about 1,600 firearms.
A Clark, N.J. woman was found dead in her home a year ago Sunday, and police have asked for the public’s help to solve the murder on the one-year anniversary.
One New Jersey county is holding onto its cash to spend on a special election for the U.S. Senate, until county officials find out of the state will reimburse them.
Caleb McGillvary, 24, is charged with murdering 73-year-old Union County lawyer Joseph Galfy.