Authorities say an emotionally disturbed man who apparently was trying to hurt himself became ill while being restrained by family members and later died.
It happened just after 9 p.m. Tuesday in the northbound lanes of the New Jersey Turnpike north of Exit 8.
Four Edison police officers have been indicted on charges that they conspired to retaliate against an officer from another department because he arrested one of the Edison officer’s relatives for drunken driving.
U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman says the group sold large quantities of heroin and cocaine in Asbury Park, Neptune and surrounding towns in Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex counties.
Sayreville school officials made the announcement Monday night during a meeting with the players’ parents.
Prosecutors say a Rutgers University student has died after she “became distressed” while attending a small gathering at a fraternity house.
No injuries have been reported in the blaze, which broke out late Wednesday afternoon in Woodbridge Township, near the junction of Interstate 287 and the Garden State Parkway.
One person who bought a lottery ticket in Middlesex County is a million dollars richer.
Joann Palma, 62, was last seen leaving a friend’s house in Monroe Township, Middlesex County around 7 p.m. on Nov. 20, 2013.
Gov. Chris Christie has announced more buyouts of flood-prone properties in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
State Police say an attempted traffic stop on the New Jersey Turnpike turned into a lengthy pursuit that ended with 15 motorcyclists facing various charges.
The Ocean County prosecutor announced the arrest of 10 people and seizure of over 100 pounds of marijuana.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Barbara Buono has garnered another endorsement from a county party organization.
Property owners and builders in 10 New Jersey counties will learn more about flood hazards in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.