Paterson police say the shooting occurred around 2:10 a.m. Saturday.
Passaic County prosecutors said Sunday that the wounded 15-year-old victim was being treated at a hospital.
Authorities say a driver was shot and wounded when a pedestrian opened fire on a vehicle that was backing down the driveway of a northern New Jersey home.
The mayors of New Jersey’s three largest cities are meeting in Newark to tackle crime and other problems by working together.
Two workers were hurt after a powerful explosion rocked a North Jersey pharmaceutical lab late Saturday night in Totowa, New Jersey, just outside of Paterson.
Police have arrested a father after 48 packets of heroin were found in his 2-year-old son’s jacket at a northern New Jersey daycare center.
Jon Bon Jovi is slated to be on hand when Gov. Chris Christie signs New Jersey’s drug overdose prevention bill into law Thursday.
A second-grade teacher has been fired for insubordination and inappropriate behavior, including urinating in his northern New Jersey classroom.
The Senator is expected to make the official announcement from Paterson on Friday.
The Passaic River is receding but the mayor Jeffery Jones says several thousand people have not been able to return to their homes and businesses.