Wyckoff

The blaze at Himrod Street and Wyckoff Avenue in Brooklyn on Jan. 17, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

4-Alarm Blaze Rips Through Row House In Brooklyn

The fire broke out on Himrod Street near Wyckoff in Bushwick around 8: 30 a.m. It took firefighters more than an hour to finally get it under control. At least seven people were injured, including three firefighters and four civilians

01/17/2012

Wyckoff Police Car (file/credit: CBS 2)

Police: Drunk NJ Man Entered Two Homes Looking For A Place To Sleep

Wyckoff police say that a drunk Ridgewood man entered two homes early Wednesday morning. Police responded to a call at a Lehigh Street home where residents reported that a man had been inside of the house but fled.

01/11/2012

Ramapo High School - Franklin Lakes, NJ (file / credit: Ramapo Indian Hills)

Wyckoff Teen Arrested For Making Terroristic Threat On Facebook

A 14-year-old Wyckoff girl has been arrested and charged with terroristic threats.

01/04/2012

Blue Emergency Light (file / credit: Coleman's Military Surplus)

Drivers Ignoring Emergency Blue Lights In North Jersey

In an emergency, time is of the essence. Lives could hang in the balance. So, in New Jersey, volunteer first responders – EMTs and firefighters, have flashing blue lights in their personal cars.

11/28/2011

Burglary (file / credit: clipart.com)

Officials: End Of Daylight Saving Time Sees Rise In Break-Ins In Northern New Jersey

Burglaries are on the rise all across North Jersey, and the source is in the sky.

11/21/2011

The Brick House Restaurant in Wyckoff (credit: CBS 2)

Police Warn Of Sexual Predator In Wyckoff

As police in Wyckoff search for a sexual predator who attacked a woman Tuesday night, they are warning women to be on alert, saying, the best protection against being the next victim is the knowledge that it could be you.

10/21/2011

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New Jersey Police Investigate Hostage Hoax At Home Of Cybercrime Expert Parry Aftab

SWAT team members surrounded Parry Aftab’s Wyckoff home for about three hours Saturday after a 911 caller said he was armed with explosives and had two hostages.

07/25/2011

Generic car graphic (credit: AP)

Police In NJ Suburbs Frustrated With Rash Of Thefts From Cars

For the past few weeks, thieves have been prowling Wyckoff and Franklin Lakes overnight, stealing wallets, cameras, iPads and GPS units from unlocked cars.

07/02/2011

Students enter Eisenhower Middle School in Wyckoff, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

Amnesty Ends Thursday For Sexting Students In Wyckoff, N.J.

A sexting incident at a New Jersey middle school has police warning students who may have inappropriate pictures of a 13-year-old girl.

05/19/2011

Macie Sparozic (credit: YouTube)

Wyckoff, New Jersey Fifth Grader Makes Plea To ‘The Boss’ In YouTube Video

A fifth grader from Wyckoff, New Jersey is hoping an online plea to Bruce Springsteen will help make her teacher’s dream of meeting “The Boss” come true.

05/19/2011

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Teen Girl Sharing Nude Photo Leads To Sexting Scandal In Wyckoff

A 13-year-old girl sent the photographs to two teen boys, who sent them to a few friends, who sent them to more friends, and so on. Police say students must delete the photo by Thursday morning or else.

05/18/2011

Turkeys at the Goffle Road Poultry Farm (Photo/Steve Sandberg)

Customers Flock To Wyckoff Farm For Turkey

Customers were lining up Wednesday at a poultry farm in Wyckoff, N.J. to step into a coup and personally pick out the star for tomorrow’s feast.

11/24/2010

Charles Leaf mugshot

Fox 5 Reporter Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girl, 4

Award-winning Fox 5 news reporter Charles Leaf is accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl at his Wyckoff, N.J. home.

10/08/2010

Burglaries Have Franklin Lakes Residents On Edge

Burglars periodically target Franklin Lakes because it has very nice homes and an easy getaway on Route 208, but they typically strike when no one is at home.

WCBS 880–07/28/2010

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