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‘Dildogate’ ex-chief still on payroll while collecting $140K pension
One of the figures implicated in the Mountainside scandal remains on the job and has been collecting two checks from the public
Bordentown cops free woman, arrest suicidal gunman
A four-hour standoff ended peacefully Friday afternoon after police successfully talked down an armed man who seemed determined to kill himself.
Video shows NJ cop attacking man with sex toy called ‘Big Blue’
A video shows now-suspended Mountainside police officers using a sex toy to harass a man at police headquarters.
Truck company in fatal school bus crash fined over drug/alcohol testing
The company that owns the dump truck that collided with a Paramus school bus has a troubled history of crashes and failed inspections.
Naked sergeant terrorized NJ cops with ‘Big Blue’ sex toy and feces, lawsuit says
Six employees of the Mountainside Police Department say top brass ran headquarters like an animal house.
‘Skinhead cop!’ NJ school official freaks out in traffic stop — VIDEO
A black South Orange-Maplewood school board member is heard on dash-cam disparaging a white police officer.
Thunderstorm batters NJ: Tens of thousands without power
More than 137,000 people were without power late Tuesday afternoon as a severe thunderstorm barreled its way into New Jersey.
‘Endangered’ NJ teen goes missing in Philadelphia
Mackenzie McDonough was last seen 7 p.m. Monday after saying she would be going to a park under the Ben Franklin Bridge in Philadelphia.
Tornado Watch issued for half of NJ on Saturday night
South Jersey is under a tornado watch Saturday night until 1 a.m. Sunday.
NJ district’s special-needs students mocked, dangled upside down
It hasn't been a good year for special-education employees in this Morris County school district.
5 injured in birthday shootout at South Jersey Elks club
Paulsboro police were sent to the club at 1:30 a.m. after reports of shots being fired.
NJ man killed stepdad in bed with ax, then went to Wawa
A 27-year-old Monroe man faces 30 years in prison after admitting to hacking his stepfather to death in their home.