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New Jersey State Trooper Killed After Patrol Car Hits Deer

State police say the troopers were patrolling the road, driving east, just before one a.m., when the accident occurred.

05/30/2015

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Teenage Girl Rescued After Falling Into Icy Waterway In New Jersey

A teenage girl was treated for possible hypothermia after she fell into an icy waterway in central New Jersey.

02/17/2015

22 Charged In Alleged Drug Ring In 3 New Jersey Counties

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.

10/16/2014

Prosecutor: NJ Man Sought Sex Encounter With Teen

Authorities say a 66-year-old southern New Jersey man was arrested when he showed up for what he thought would be a sexual encounter with a teenage girl.

09/27/2014

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Check Those Pockets! $1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold In NJ Set To Expire Next Month

Clean out those junk drawers and check your pockets, a Powerball ticket worth $1,000,000 is set to expire on October 23, 2014, according to New Jersey Lottery Executive Director Carole Hedinger.

09/26/2014

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NJ Officials: 3 ‘Wedding Crashers’ Will Not Face Robbery Charges

Authorities say the youths mingled with guests, consumed food and beverages and took pictures inside a photo booth set up for the event, which was held Saturday night at a banquet facility in Ocean Township (Monmouth County).

09/24/2014

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3 Alleged Wedding Crashers Sought On Robbery Charges In NJ

Three men who allegedly crashed a wedding reception in central New Jersey last weekend are now being sought on strong-armed robbery charges.

09/23/2014

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Man Struck And Killed By NJ Transit Train In Monmouth County

NJ Transit spokesman William Smith says it appears that the man was hit after he stepped in front of a New York-bound train around 5:30 a.m. Monday, near the Aberdeen-Matawan station.

09/01/2014

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NJ Store Clerk Accused Of Kissing Customer Against Her Will

Ocean Township police in Monmouth County have charged 68-year-old Malkiat Mahal with criminal sexual contact.

08/27/2014

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NJ Crash Kills 3, Critically Injures 1

Investigators have not yet released the names of the victims of a motor vehicle crash that killed three and critically injured one person in New Jersey.

08/20/2014

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NJ Man Charged In Attorney Murder Plot Nears Trial 

Opening statements are scheduled to begin this week in the trial of a New Jersey man charged with plotting to have a county prosecutor murdered.

06/21/2014

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Prosecutor’s Office: NJ Firefighter Killed In Blaze

A Monmouth County firefighter died Sunday night while fighting a four-alarm fire at a commercial building in Union Beach, officials said.

06/08/2014

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New Jersey Dad Gets Life For Tossing Daughter, 2, Into Creek

A man who tossed his 2-year-old daughter into a creek while she was strapped into her car seat apologized Wednesday — but not for murdering the child. Instead, just before he was sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison, Arthur Morgan III apologized to the child’s mother for the breakdown of their relationship.

05/28/2014

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NJ Shore Town’s Fire Siren Silenced By Osprey Nest

A pair of ospreys has quieted a fire alarm in one New Jersey shore town.

05/06/2014

Gov. Chris Christie announced a pilot program that allows police in certain counties to carry and administer the drug Narcan. (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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