Crime

Paterson cop may be fired in domestic violence case

Crime, Passaic County, TOP STORY

PATERSON — The city is attempting to fire a Paterson police officer who has been banned from carrying a gun as a result of multiple domestic violence charges filed against him,...

staffing owner billed companies for ‘fake employees’

Crime, Passaic County, Paterson, TOP STORY

PATERSON — The owner of a temporary staffing corporation with locations in Passaic and Woodland Park charged companies for more workers than provided and failed to file...

Paterson cab driver mugged by passengers

Crime, Passaic County

PATERSON — Two passengers assaulted and robbed a 61-year-old Paterson taxi driver after he took them to their destination early Sunday morning, police said. The cab picked up...

Egypt mosque attackers wore military uniforms and arrived in SUVs

Crime, Paterson, TOP STORY, World News

(CNN)Dozens of men wearing military combat uniforms and armed with automatic machine guns carried out the deadly assault on a Sufi mosque in northern Sinai, Egyptian authorities...

Synthetic marijuana’s prevalence grows in North Jersey, experts say

Crime, Passaic County, Paterson

PATERSON – The non-fatal overdoses of five teenagers who apparently smoked synthetic marijuana on Main Street on Thursday morning is the latest sign that the drug is becoming...

Fox News personality Jeanine Pirro, host of ‘Justice with Judge Jeanine,’ ticketed for driving 119 mph

Crime, ENTERTAINMENT

It always seemed like Jeanine Pirro couldn’t get out of the faded New York state town of Elmira fast enough. But on Sunday it seems she was in a rush to get there. The former...

Sexual misconduct allegations against Charlie Rose CBS suspend journalist

Crime, ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORY, Video

the accusations published in the Washington Post include unwanted sexual advances, groping and exposing himself to women who worked for or aspired to work for Rose’s PBS...

Baltimore detective shot in the head

Crime, Paterson, TOP STORY

Baltimore homicide detective was shot in the head Wednesday afternoon while investigating a killing near a notoriously violent intersection in West Baltimore, police said — an...

California man killed wife before gun rampage

Crime, TOP STORY

A California man killed his wife and hid her body in his home before he went on a gun rampage and fatally shot four people, police have said. “We believe that’s...

Fourth death linked unsolved killings in Tampa

Crime, Paterson, TOP STORY

A 60-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Tampa’s Seminole Heights area, the latest death in what police said they believe is connected to three other...