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  • Teens due in court after leading police on chase wit...

    Sunday | via NJ.com 

    Two 17-year-olds from Essex County are awaiting a court appearance after their arrest Friday night after their stolen vehicle crashed into a parked truck, authorities said. Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura said authorities arrested one teen from East Orange, the driver, and the other from Montclair following the chase.

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  • Top N.J. celebrity arrests, and what happened after ...

    Saturday Jul 21 | via NJ.com 

    It's not every day that a celebrity makes headlines in New Jersey for committing a crime, but from mail fraud to calling in fake bomb threats, the Garden State has had a fair share of famous arrests, giving us a prominent place in pop culture history. So what ever happened after those arrests? Some of these celebrities have gone to prison, some have walked away and went on with their lives, and others still await their trials.

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    Related Topix: Bergen County, NJ, Hoboken, NJ, Lodi, NJ, East Orange, NJ, Entertainment

  • Suspect pleads not guilty to terrorism in Planned Pa...

    Friday Jul 20 | via NJ.com 

    A Massachusetts man pleaded not guilty Friday morning to terrorism charges after prosecutors say he deliberately crashed a stolen truck into a Planned Parenthood clinic in East Orange earlier this year. Marckles Alcius, 32, of Lowell, Massachusetts, is one of a few defendants in New Jersey to be charged with terrorism.

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    Related Topix: Orange, NJ, East Orange, NJ, Prison, Essex County, NJ

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    Friday Jul 20 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    THE CITIZENS' VOICE Anthony Dion Shaw, 42, of East Orange, New Jersey, was arrested in his home state in May on charges alleging he killed Cindy Lou Ashton, 39, who was found dead in her bathroom at 134 Nicholson St. on May 2. Anthony Dion Shaw, 42, of East Orange, New Jersey, was arrested in his home state in May on charges alleging he killed Cindy Lou Ashton, 39, who was found dead in her bathroom at 134 Nicholson St. on May 2. cv20shawp2 WILKES-BARRE TWP. - The estranged boyfriend of a woman who was brutally stabbed in the throat during a break-up was returned to Pennsylvania on Thursday to face murder charges.

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  • Delivering the grimmest news of all: 'Your loved one...

    Jul 1, 2018 | via WHTC 

    FILE PHOTO: People embrace during a memorial for victims of the October 1st Las Vegas Route 91 music festival mass shooting, in Manhattan Be NEW YORK - Seventeen years after Detective Kevin Green first delivered the grim news that a loved one had been killed, the day is still vivid in his mind. "I remember distinctly it was a Saturday, and it was around 3:50 in the afternoon," said Green, then an East Orange, New Jersey, police detective who was about to tell a school crossing guard that her son had been shot and killed.

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  • Car thieves arrested in Upper Saddle River

    Jun 26, 2018 | via NorthJersey.com 

    A man driving a stolen vehicle drove it at an Upper Saddle River officer and rammed into a police car Tuesday, authorities said. Car thieves ram Upper Saddle River police car with stolen vehicle, authorities charge A man driving a stolen vehicle drove it at an Upper Saddle River officer and rammed into a police car Tuesday, authorities said.

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    Related Topix: Saddle River, NJ, Upper Saddle River, NJ, East Orange, NJ