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Cops: Man Buys Car After Taking $150,000 Left By ATM Workers

One of two men suspected of making off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash that was mistakenly left behind by ATM workers bought an SUV with the money hours later, police said.


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NJ Men Sentenced For Roles In Drug Ring That Spanned Across Continent

Two South Jersey men have been sentenced to ten year prison terms for their roles in a drug ring that relied on the US mail and FedEx.


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Seven Indicted In NJ Following Large Scale Jewelry Theft Scheme

Seven people have been indicted in New Jersey in a jewelry theft scheme that spread into 5 other states.


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Sheriff’s Officer Rescues Crying Child From Hot Van In New Jersey

A Bergen County sheriff’s officer smashed the window of a hot van to rescue a child who was sweating profusely.


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Former Cape May Boy Scout Leader Arrested For Sexual Contact With Minor

A Cape May County man was arrested for aggravated sexual contact, luring/enticing a child and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.


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Survey: NJ Residents Aren’t All That Happy With Life In The Garden State

If you live in New Jersey and you’re not all that thrilled about it lately, you are not alone.


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House Fire In Trenton Spreads, Reaches 4 Alarms

The fire started in the 300 block of South Olden Avenue, and the flames quickly spread to other buildings.


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OOPS: ATM Workers Forget Bag Of Cash, Man Drives Off With $150K

Police say a man drove off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash after two employees who were replenishing ATMs mistakenly left it on a lawn in northern New Jersey.


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Man Accused Of Taking Upskirt Photos At NJ Walmart

Police are investigating after they say a man was allegedly taking photographs and videos up a female’s dress at a Walmart in Burlington County, New Jersey.


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Former Treasurer Sentenced For Embezzling From NJ Youth League

Hunterdon County prosecutors say 43-year-old Kevin Lockrey, of Flemington, recently received a 60-day county jail term and five years of probation. He had pleaded guilty in March to theft by deception.


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New Jersey Tests Hurricane Evacuation

Officials in New Jersey are testing how they would evacuate people if a hurricane threatened the state.


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Obama Approves Disaster Relief For South Jersey Towns Hard Hit By Last Month’s Storms

The White House has approved New Jersey’s request for federal disaster relief for four South Jersey counties hammered by a storm last month that left some 300,000 people in the dark, many of them for days.


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Multi-vehicle Crash Causes Traffic Jam On I-295 In Camden County

Two people were hospitalized for minor injuries.


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Tractor-Trailer Crash Snarls Traffic In Burlington County

At this time, police say the left and center lanes are closed, the right lane remains open.


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Christie Signs Bill Expanding Drug Monitoring Program

Christie signed the legislation on Monday and said it will help prevent so-called doctor shopping whereby some people seek multiple medical opinions with the aim of obtaining prescription drugs.