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Police Find Handguns, Counterfeit Money And Drugs In Teaneck Home
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Clarence Javon Childress, 20, faces charges he was dealing drugs from his Teaneck home, where detect ...

Teach for America bill introduced in NJ Assembly
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Assembly Majority Leader Lou Greenwald (LD-6) recently introduced A-2032, a bill that would establis ...

Bill Maher's Sister Puts Out Video Supporting Roy Cho
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
HBO's Bill Maher recently made it official that Scott Garrett is one of 16 finalists for #FlipaDistr ...

Police Officer Injured In Shootout At Garfield Walmart Parking Lot
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
A Paramus police officer working with the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotic Task Force is i ...

Rutherford Man Arrested For Drug Paraphernalia And Open Warrants
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Scott Specchio (43) of Rutherford was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia. It was also dis ...

Wood-Ridge Man Arrested For Narcotics And Open Warrant
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Nicola Mancino (43) of Wood-Ridge was arrested. for two counts of possession of a controlled dangero ...

New Jersey State Police Undercover Investigation Nabs Six In Newark On Gun Charges
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Six Newark men were indicted today on charges that they illegally trafficked 10 guns during an under ...

Bergen County Prevention Coalition Hosts Town Hall Meeting On Underage Drinking
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
On Monday, April 28, 2014, there will be a countywide town hall meeting on underage drinking, sponso ...

Attorney: Bergen County Family Court Judges Failing To Comply With Supreme Court Rulings
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Citing several recent actions by Bergen County Family Court judges New Jersey attorney David Perry D ...

Bill to Help Improve Drug & Alcohol Treatment for Inmates Signed Into Law
Monday, April 21, 2014
The new law requires the Division of Addiction Services to grant residential treatment program licen ...

NJ State Police Online Applications Open Today for Only Two Weeks
Monday, April 21, 2014
Today, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman and State Police Superintendent Colonel Joseph R. Fue ...

Four Arrested In Three Same Day Incidents Of Shoplifting at Target
Monday, April 21, 2014
On April 17, 2014, the Fairfield Police Department responded to the Target store, located on Route 4 ...

Six Passaic Residents Charged For Their Roles in Staged Auto Accident Fraud
Monday, April 21, 2014
Six Passaic County residents have been charged for their alleged roles in a staged-automobile accide ...

Monday, April 21, 2014
The DEA and community law enforcement partners will hold another National Prescription Drug Take-Bac ...

Bergen County Utilities Authority To Host Computer, Tire Recycling and Document Shredding Event
Monday, April 21, 2014
The Bergen County Utilities Authority (BCUA) will host a computer (e-waste), tire recycling, and per ...

Lodi HS Teacher Charged With DWI After Route 46 Crash That Injured Bergen County Poice Officer
Saturday, April 19, 2014
A Bergen County police officer is in critical condition after an accident early Saturday morning in ...

Paterson Drug Raid Nets Dog Fighting Ring
Saturday, April 19, 2014
A drug raid at a Paterson home unexpectedly uncovered a large pit bull dog-fighting ring that appare ...

Bergen County Poice Officer In Critical Condition After Route 46 Crash In Lodi
Saturday, April 19, 2014
A Bergen County police officer is in critical condition after an accident early Saturday morning in ...

JetsTo Host Draft Week Fan Activities
Thursday, April 17, 2014
The New York Jets announce the team’s Draft Week festivities, which will feature two events and in-d ...

Ridgewood YMCA bookkeeper charged with stealing $40,000
Thursday, April 17, 2014
After investigation by the Ridgewood Police Department with the full cooperation of the YMCA, it was ...

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click for full sizeThe DEA and community law enforcement partners will hold another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 26th.  Americans can take their pills (no liquids or needles) to one of over 5,600 collection sites across the country between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. local time.  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Ridgewood Police Blotter 4.17.2014

click for full sizeIncidents and arrests in the Village of Ridgewood

Elmwood Park Fire Captian Drunk, Crashes Fire Truck

click for full sizeRussell Fenn, 37, a Captain at the Elmwood Park Fire Department had over twice the legal limit of blood alcohol when he crashed a fire truck returning from a call around 1:15 a.m. Sunday.

Three Injured In Route 46 Hotel Fire In Elmwood Park

click for full sizeThree people were injured in a multi-alarm blaze at the Red Carpet Inn motel on Route 46 Wednesday afternoon.

Bergen County Freeholders: On The Agenda 4.16.2014

On April 16, 2014 the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders will consider resolutions worth a total of $36,252,614.63 of taxpayers money. Here is a list of what is on the table at Wednesday nights meeting.

ACLU-NJ Warns Schools Statewide to Stop Discriminatory ID Policies

click for full sizeThe ACLU-NJ has identified 136 school districts that require overly restrictive forms of identification for an adult to enroll a child in school, contrary to state and federal law. Bergen County had the highest number of school districts with restrictive ID policies, with 26 not complying.

Ballots Set For June 3 Primary Election

click for full sizeThe deadline to turn in signatures for candidates who want to be on the ballot for the 2014 primary election to be held on June 3, 2014 came at 4:00pm on Monday leaving Bergen County voters with only two contested spots in the races for U.S. Congress and U.S. Senate.

Pedestrian Critical After Being Struck By SUV On Route 46 Westbound In Lodi

click for full sizeA 37-year-old man was critically injured when a Land Rover struck him as he was crossing Route 46 near Westminster Place in Lodi on Sunday night.

Bergen County Sheriff Sales 4.4.2014

click for full sizeSales of property are “open type” auction sales (no sealed bids). Initially a minimum bid of $100 dollars is made by the plaintiff in order to start the bidding process. All subsequent bids are in $100 increments. All bidding in excess of $100,000 is in $1,000 increments.

Bergen County Town By Town List Of Average Property Tax

click for full sizeBergen County had the highest average property tax bill of New Jersey's 21 counties. The average property tax bill in Bergen County in 2013 was $10,642, up 1.5 percent increase from 2012 according to new data released by the state Department of Community Affairs. See the average property tax bill for every Bergen municipality

Saddle Brook Police Make Arrest In 'Kiss' Car Vandalism Case

click for full sizeTwo teen boys were arrested Thursday, and another two have been identified in the brazen case of vandalism at an auto body shop in which 25 cars were vandalized.

Bergen Republicans: No One Willing To Run Against Bill Pascrell Jr. in CD9

click for full sizeThe Bergen County Republican Organization (BCRO) thought they had a candidate in the 9th Congressional District. Attorney Michael Oren Epstein of Englewood was willing but pulled out leaving the party scrambling.

Police Arrest Man Suspected In Multiple Area Robberies

click for full sizePolice arrested Hamilton Sanchez-Olmo, 21, a Camden man who allegedly robbed a 7-Eleven on Essex Street and may have been involved in other area robberies in Hasbrouck Heights, Lodi, Elmwood Park and Garfield in the past few days.

Minit Mart in Hasbrouck Heights One Of Five Weekend Area Robberies

click for full sizeThe Minit Mart located at 335 Boulevard, Hasbrouck Heights was the latest of five armed robberies that took place over the weekend within miles of each other.

The Minit Mart was the fifth robbery in a little over 24 hours.

Two Charged: Wrong-way driver drunk in head-on crash on Route 46 in Elmwood Park

click for full sizeBergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced today the arrest of 28 year old STEVEN BAKER of Newark, New Jersey and 25 year old HARRY HALVORSEN, III of Wallington, New Jersey in connection with a head-on collision that resulted in serious injury to 25 year old Jessica Wagoner of Lyndhurst, New Jersey.

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