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FILE - A body camera worn by a police officer. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

New Jersey Troopers Getting Body Cameras Under New Policy

New Jersey is buying 1,000 body cameras to equip all its state troopers who are out on the road and announced policies for local police on how the cameras should be used.

19 hours ago

Police are looking for a man in a van who they said drove off with a bag filled with tens of thousands of dollars that was accidentally left behind by an employee of an ATM company in Mahwah, NJ. (credit: CBS2)

Mahwah Police Searching For Van After Man Grabs Bag With $141K Left Behind By ATM Worker

The search is on in New Jersey for a man in a van who police said drove off with a bag filled with tens of thousands of dollars that was accidentally left behind by an employee of an ATM company.

23 hours ago

Harvey Cedars officials urged beach goers to avoid digging holes deeper than knee level to avoid injuries. (Credit: Harvey Cedars Beach Patrol/CBS2)

Beach Patrol Reminds Visitors That Deep Holes Are Prohibited In Harvey Cedars

There was a warning Monday night, for anyone who likes to dig holes on the beach.

07/27/2015

Employees of an ATM company in Mahwah, N.J., drive off without a bag that police say contained $141,000. (Credit: CBS2)

Mahwah Police: Man Snatches Bag With $141K Accidentally Left Behind By ATM Worker

Surveillance video shows the costly mistake made by the employees of ATMForUs.com in Mahwah.

07/27/2015

A NJ TRANSIT train. (credit: CBS2)

Menendez, Booker Call For Increased Infrastructure Funding In Wake Of NJ TRANSIT Train Problems

Lawmakers and NJ TRANSIT commuters are demaning answers after a week plagued by problems caused by Amtrak overhead wire issues.

07/27/2015

Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

40-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot In Newark

Residents in a Newark community are on edge following a fatal shooting over the weekend.

07/27/2015

Musician Bobby Brown is seen being driven from the Peachtree Christian Hospice after Bobbi Kristina Brown passes away on July 26, 2015 in Duluth, Georgia. (Photo by Marcus Ingram/Getty Images)

Bobby Brown Feels ‘Completely Numb’ After Death Of Daughter

Bobby Brown said in the statement Monday that 22-year-old Bobbi Kristina “was and is an angel.”

07/27/2015

Teens participate in the Bergen County Youth Police Academy (Credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Teens Get Glimpse Of Police Life At Bergen County Camp

The Bergen County Youth Police Academy gives teens — super achievers and at-risk youths — a taste of law enforcement.

07/27/2015

Fire crews battle auto parts warehouse blaze in North Brunswick, N.J. on July 22, 2015. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

North Brunswick Residents Cleared To Return Home After Massive Warehouse Fire

Hundreds of firefighters responded to the blaze, which broke out around 2 a.m. Wednesday in the rear of the complex that is used by eight businesses off Livingston Road in North Brunswick.

07/26/2015

Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie greets workers at the Italian American Heritage Festival on July 25, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa.  (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Republican Presidential Candidates Try To Claw Their Way Into Debates

With the first debate of the Republican presidential campaign approaching, the White House hopefuls are trying everything they can to improve their polling position.

07/26/2015

Spotswood EMT killed

Police: EMT Killed After Car Slams Into Ambulance In East Brunswick

The accident happened around 8 a.m. at the intersection of Ryder Lane and Cranbury Road in East Brunswick.

07/25/2015

Jersey City fire

Fire Forces 2 People To Jump From Second-Floor Window In Jersey City

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

07/25/2015

samurai sword -- Richardson Rosius

New Jersey Man Accused Of Waving Samurai Sword At Driver In Road Rage Incident

Port Authority Police said Rosius admitted to getting out of the car with the sword in hand.

07/25/2015

Fire crews continue to pour water on hot spots at a warehouse fire in North Brunswick, NJ on July 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Residents Evacuated By North Brunswick Warehouse Fire Still Displaced

Authorities said the air quality in the area has been improving, but want to keep displaced residents out of their homes as a “safety precaution.”

07/25/2015

NJ TRANSIT trains. (credit: CBS2)

NJ TRANSIT Again Apologizes For Amtrak Power Problems

Friday’s commute got off on the wrong track when Amtrak power problems caused delays for Amtrak and NJ TRANSIT riders for the fourth time this week.

07/24/2015