New Jersey

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Carjacker Caught Via ‘Find My iPhone’ Feature Gets Long Prison Term

A New Jersey man who was identified by the “find my iPhone” feature on a smartphone he stole during an armed carjacking has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison.

04/13/2015

The beach at Atlantic City. (Credit: CBS)

Stun Gun, Syringes, Whoopee Cushion, Condoms Among NJ Beach Trash

Among the seashells, sandcastles and ocean waves at the Jersey shore last year, you may also have seen these: a whoopee cushion, a parking meter, a stun gun, a clay sculpture of baby Jesus and some bra padding.

04/13/2015

The House of Blues at Showboat Casino on the Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Atlantic City Making Money Again After Closing Multiple Casinos

A bit of good news for a change for Atlantic City’s eight casinos. They’re making money again.

04/12/2015

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Gas Prices Rise .02 In NJ, Could Drop By Summer

Figures released by AAA Mid-Atlantic show the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded rose from $2.16 to $2.18 in New Jersey last week. Nationally, the average stayed flat at $2.40 per gallon.

04/11/2015

(The Revel casino-hotel resort, on the Atlantic City boardwalk.  August 2014 file photo by David Madden)

Atlantic City Fining Powerless Revel Casino $5,000 Daily

The new owner of what was the Revel Hotel Casino in Atlantic City hasn’t had the keys for a week yet and already he’s facing major issues with the property.

04/10/2015

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Power Plant Shuts Off Service At Revel Casino

Two days after it was bought by a Florida developer, Atlantic City’s former Revel casino went dark Thursday as the power plant that is its sole supplier of utilities cut off service.

04/09/2015

Bruce Garrett. (credit: New Jersey Attorney General's Office)

Vineland Man Convicted Of Collecting $15K In Unemployment Benefits While In Jail

A New Jersey man was convicted of fraudulently collecting unemployment benefits while he was in jail.

04/09/2015

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Agitated Driver Accused Of Trying To Eat Weed In Burlington County

A driver agitated by stopped traffic for a medical emergency began to hook his horn and when he was confronted by officers, police say he tried to eat marijuana he had in his possession.

04/09/2015

Suspects wanted in theft of two TV's from Walmart in Marlton, New Jersey. (credit: Evesham Police Department)

Duo Steals $2,700 In TVs From Marlton Walmart

Police are searching for two suspects who stole two TV’s worth thousands of dollars from a South Jersey Walmart.

04/09/2015

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Investigation Continues Into Death Of Vineland Man While In Custody

A South Jersey police chief is speaking out for the first time since new cell phone video emerged capturing the arrest of a man who died in police custody.

04/08/2015

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Police In South Jersey Cracking Down On People Texting And Driving 

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and many police departments are taking part in the U Drive, U Text, U Pay enforcement campaign.

04/08/2015

NJ Governor Chris Christie, in a file photo. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Christie To Announce $202 Million Union Beach Storm Project

Gov. Chris Christie has announced a new storm protection project for one of the areas worst hit by Superstorm Sandy.

04/08/2015

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Police: Accused Shoplifter Assaulted Employee At Marlton Target

A New Jersey man is accused of assaulting a Target store employee while allegedly trying to shoplift $1,600 in electronics.

04/07/2015

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New Jersey Man Attacked By Coyote, Animal Euthanized

Authorities euthanized a coyote after it attacked a New Jersey man.

04/07/2015

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Prosecutor: 100-Year-Old NJ Man Killed Wife With Ax, Then Self

Prosecutors say a 100-year-old man apparently killed his wife with an ax as she slept in their home, then killed himself in the bathroom with a knife.

04/07/2015

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