N.J. Woman To Get New Hearing After Conviction For Leaving Small Child In Car BrieflySix years ago, a New Jersey mother left her 19-month-old in the car while she ran into the Middlesex Mall in South Plainfield for 5 or 10 minutes.
South Plainfield, N.J. Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen Boy For 5 YearsA high school teacher in South Plainfield, New Jersey, was accused Monday of sexually assaulting a young man for nearly five years – beginning when the victim was a 15-year-old boy.
South Plainfield H.S. Evacuated Over Bomb ThreatThe school superintendent says police and bomb-sniffing dogs searched the building and did not find any explosives.
4 Texans Charged In String Of New Jersey Home InvasionsThe robberies began late in October and have occurred in Edison, South Plainfield and Old Bridge.
Activist Wants Police To Release Description Of Suspects In Middlesex County Home InvasionsAll of the victims have been families of South Asian or Indian decent, and each of the heists were pulled off by about three robbers, WCBS 880's Levon Putney reported.
Ex-South Plainfield Police Captain Sentenced For Sexually Exploiting GirlA former northern New Jersey police captain is going to prison for 20 years for sexually exploiting a girl by enticing her to live-stream explicit acts online in exchange for payment.
South Plainfield Factory Explosion Leaves 5 With Minor InjuriesAn explosion at a plastic goods manufacturer in South Plainfield, New Jersey, Friday left some injured.
Police Probe Edison Home Invasion That May Be Linked To Others In Middlesex CountyPolice are investigating a home invasion in Edison that may be connected to a series of violent break-ins in Middlesex County.
Authorities: Home Invaders Targeting Indian Families In New JerseyPolice on Thursday said home invaders have been targeting families of Indian descent in South Plainfield and Old Bridge, New Jersey.
Newark Man Charged In Shooting Of Off-Duty Police OfficerTaquan Ward is accused of shooting an off-duty South Plainfield officer multiple times on Dec. 2.
South Plainfield, N.J. Mayor: Red Light Cameras Have Increased AccidentsIn the wake of a report indicating that accidents had actually increased at two New Jersey intersections with red light cameras, the mayor of South Plainfield has said it is time for the cameras to go.
Homeless Man, Gifted Boots By NYPD Officer, Shoeless Once Again Asked about the $100 all-weather boots Officer Larry DePrimo gave him, Jeffrey Hillman said he has hidden them because "they are worth a lot of money."
Funerals For 4 Children, Grandmother Killed In South Plainfield FireChristopher Jefferson, 5, Tyler Davis, 7, Alize Jefferson, 12, Elijah Taylor, 2, and their grandmother, 62-year-old Ann Jefferson, all died in the Feb. 23 blaze.
Mom Who Escaped Multi-Fatal South Plainfield, N.J. Blaze Speaks Of Tragic LossNatalie Jefferson is still trying to grapple with the loss of most of her family. It was early last Thursday when she awoke to find her side of a two-family home in smoke and flames.
Landlord: South Plainfield Home Had Smoke DetectorsWhile authorities continue to investigate the cause of the fast-moving blaze, the owner of the home, Gerado Avalos, said he inspected the home in October and all the detectors were operable.