New Jersey’s American Civil Liberties Union and other groups met with state officials Monday to push for strict limits on the use of solitary confinement of juveniles held in state custody.
Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean the New Jersey Legislature won’t be working.
A Trenton gang member who killed a man on orders from a gang kingpin has been sentenced to 13 years in state prison.
Several dozen people came to make a point that the federal ruling does affect New Jersey.
A man accused of abducting his 15-year-old former girlfriend off a Trenton street and holding her captive for four days while he beat and sexually assaulted her has pleaded guilty to threatening the teen.
A 4-year-old girl has died following a car crash that also killed her father in Mercer County early Sunday morning.
Prosecutors in southern New Jersey say the death of a cab driver whose body was found in his vehicle last weekend will be investigated as a homicide.
A three-judge panel in New Jersey has dismissed a suit aimed at blocking a special election to fill the seat of the late U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg.
Candidates came with a thousand names on a petition to take part in the upcoming special election.
Trenton police say one person was killed and another wounded in separate shootings that occurred within a 30-minute span this weekend.
A New Jersey mom who admitted tying up, beating and starving her eight-year-old daughter is now seeking to withdraw her guilty plea to first-degree kidnapping.
Authorities say the gun used in the 37-hour standoff between Trenton police and a man holding three children and two dead bodies was fake.
The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office says Quavon Foster was killed a little less than two weeks before what would have been his 13th birthday.
After the 37-hour hostage situation, family members are trying to deal with the terrible details.
Police say the bodies of a woman and a 13-year-old boy have been found after a dayslong standoff in New Jersey, and a suspect was killed in the rescue of three children inside the home.