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Monmouth County

Gov. Chris Christie announced a pilot program Wednesday that allows police in Ocean and Monmouth counties to carry and administer the drug. (credit: CBS3)

NJ Now Lets Police Administer Anti-overdose Drug In Some Counties

Some police officers in New Jersey are now permitted to administer a drug that counteracts heroin overdoses.

04/02/2014

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21 Arrested In Alleged NJ Drug Ring

New Jersey’s U.S. attorney’s office says those charged are allegedly members and suppliers of an organization that distributed heroin and cocaine throughout Monmouth and Ocean counties.

03/27/2014

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Man Faces Attempted Murder Charges In NJ Bar Shooting

Attempted murder charges have been filed against a man who allegedly shot two people outside a New Jersey bar.

03/02/2014

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Gov. Christie Hears From Sandy Victims At Monmouth County Town Hall

The 500 or so constituents who attended Thursday’s town hall — held about 45 miles from where the traffic jams occurred — had Sandy recovery on their minds.

02/20/2014

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Feds Suspend NJ Slaughterhouse; Cruelty Alleged

One of the country’s largest veal and lamb companies was temporarily barred from processing meat after federal officials viewed secretly shot video showing animals being treated inhumanely at its New Jersey slaughterhouse.

01/27/2014

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UPDATE: Man Rescued From Pipe In Monmouth County

The man was taken away by an ambulance and his condition is not known.

01/17/2014

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Nation’s Oldest Operating Nuke Plant In NJ Taken Offline

The nation’s oldest operating nuclear plant has been taken offline temporarily so crews can complete some planned maintenance work.

11/17/2013

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NJ Couple Accused Of Roles In Heroin Network

A central New Jersey couple faces numerous charges for their alleged roles in a heroin distribution network.

11/17/2013

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UPDATE: NJ Confirms 1 Case Of Mumps; Investigating Others

County public health coordinator Michael Meddis said Friday that lab results were positive for one case, and that 26 other reported cases were still under investigation.

09/06/2013

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Police Rescue Mother, Baby From Car Roof During Flash Flooding

Police rescued a mother and her baby from a car roof during flash flooding in Monmouth County Tuesday morning.

08/13/2013

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Prosecutors: Ex-Housing Chief Faces Theft Charge

Charges have been filed against the former head of the Asbury Park housing authority, who allegedly stole more than $75,000 from the agency.

07/13/2013

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Red Cross Awards $2M Housing Grant To Help Repair Homes Damaged By Sandy

The American Red Cross has awarded a $2 million grant to Habitat for Humanity International to repair dozens of New Jersey homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

07/10/2013

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Woman Stabbed, Has Vehicle Stolen In New Jersey

Authorities are searching for the person who stabbed a central New Jersey woman and then stole her vehicle to make their getaway.

07/07/2013

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Police: 2 Bicyclists Wounded In Drive-By Shooting

Two men riding bicycles in a central New Jersey community were wounded in what authorities say was a drive-by shooting.

07/07/2013

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NJ Health Officials Advise Residents Of Coyote Sightings

New Jersey health officials are advising residents of coyote sightings in Monmouth County.

06/18/2013

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