West Ward

Scene of Newark fatal shooting (credit: Google Maps)

Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting Inside Newark Restaurant

Officials said three people were wounded, one critically, and one person was killed after the shooter walked into L.C.’s Place on 18th Avenue just after 10 a.m. and opened fire.


Newark Councilman Ronald Rice, Jr. (file / credit: City of Newark)

Newark Residents, Leaders Vent About Violence At Public Meeting

Recent shootings and other crimes in Newark’s West Ward have gotten to a point where residents, along city and school district leaders, feel the need to vent.


A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit: CBS 2)

3 Wounded In Latest Newark Shooting

Newark police say three people were wounded this weekend in a shooting in the city’s West Ward.
But none of the wounds were considered life-threatening.