Andrew Mendez Allegedly Pulled Fake Gun, Sexually Assaulted Ride Share Driver, Prosecutors SayThe driver managed to get out of her car and call the police.
Prosecutors: Juan Mejia Of Paterson Secretly Recorded Women And Children In BathroomsProsecutors say a Paterson man used cameras in the bathrooms of a book store and a home to take pictures of women and children.
Prosecutors: Juan Ixcotoyac-Tiu, 25, Sexually Assaulted 8-Year-Old Girl In Bloomingdale, N.J.Ixcotoyac-Tiu faces charges of luring, sexual assault, criminal restraint, and endangering the welfare of a child.
New York Woman Indicted In Connection To Fire That Injured 4 Firefighters, Displaced 60 ResidentsAccording to the Passaic County prosecutor's office, 38-year-old Yanit Valdez lit paper towels on fire after getting into an argument with a resident inside an apartment.
Women's History Month: Camelia Valdes Breaks Barriers As First Latina Prosecutor In New Jersey, First Woman To Become Passaic County ProsecutorValdes is also the first lead federal prosecutor of Dominican decent in the United States.
Man Arrested, Charged With Murder Of Pregnant Woman In PatersonThe 31-year-old victim, who was eight months pregnant, was taken to a local hospital. The victim delivered the baby, but died from her injuries a short time later.
Fire That Left Dozens Homeless Under Investigation In Paterson, New JerseyOfficials said the fire started in a duplex, but spread, causing smoke and water damage to a single-family home nearby.
Substitute Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student In PatersonAccording to the prosecutor, 21-year-old Linda Hardan sexually assaulted a 16-year-old student from Manchester Regional High School, where Hardan works as a substitute teacher.
Paterson Father Denies Role In 2013 Death Of Infant SonThe 21-year-old Paterson resident pleaded not guilty to manslaughter, child endangerment and sexual assault during an initial court appearance on Thursday.
2 Accused Of Cutting Sprinklers In Paterson, N.J. Building That Burned For 5 DaysA building owner and employee were charged Monday, after prosecutors alleged the sprinklers were cut in a Paterson, N.J. building where a fire burned for five days in February.
One 13-Year-Old Boy Dead, One Hurt, After Dog Attack In Paterson, N.J.A 13-year-old boy was killed, and another teen was injured, in an attack by a dog Saturday in Paterson, N.J.
One Killed, Another Wounded In Pair Of North Jersey Police ShootingsA home invasion suspect allegedly armed with a knife was shot and killed by a northern New Jersey police officer who was trying to apprehend him.
Charges Filed In Murder Of Wayne HS Graduate Isaac RinasAuthorities say Casey Cole conspired with 24-year-old Bishma Cowan and 27-year-old Quashon Faircloth to set up Isaac Rinas, 18, for a robbery.
Police Dive Team Makes Gruesome Discovery In New Jersey ReservoirA police dive team just doing a drill ended up finding a car -- with human body parts inside – in a reservoir near West Milford, N.J.