State releases audit of automated license plate readers

Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and New Jersey State Police Superintendent Col. Patrick J. Callahan announced…

Police: Lyndhurst man arrested after allegedly grabbing 3 women’s bums

A man who was alleged to have grabbed three women by the buttocks has been arrested…

Ferreira: Barroso was the victim of the worst kind of politics

To the Editor: I have been watching the Juan Barroso story unfold, hoping someone in a…

NA’s Caroselli: Kearny needs to step up for Barroso now!

To the Editor: I read, with interest, the article in The Observer dated July 10, 2024,…

2 of 3 teens who stole Jeep arrested in Secaucus; 1 stole police car, joy rode through Kearny

Three teenagers who reportedly stole a Jeep in Jersey City drove it to Secaucus and then…

(VIDEO) Jimmy Kyratzis’s video of Rizzolo Road fire in Kearny

Thank you, Jimmy! Still image by Melanie Ryan.

Lyndhurst Police and Fire departments save woman in distress in Passaic River

At approximately 7:33 p.m., Thursday, June 27, police received a 911 call about woman in distress…

National Fire Protection Association offers summer safety tips for those around water, boats

With summer upon us and the 4th of July holiday just around the corner, the National Fire…

Kearny man was Eager to sell fentanyl on dark web from Oregon, feds say

A Kearny man with a connection to Portland, Oregon, for unknown reasons, has been federally indicted…

Kearny hires 7 new cops; one is already on the job elsewhere

Seven new cops, six of whom will go the academy, one of whom is already trained…

Morris prosecutor: Belleville man, driving at 90 MPH while drinking, crashes, killing Flanders resident, 19

A Belleville man has been arrested in charged in connection with a crash that took the…

Nutley PD nabs 3 burglary suspects thanks to alert Neighborhood Watch member, others

Three suspects wanted for two attempted burglaries early morning June 24 have been arrested by the…

Lyndhurst PD: Man involved in dispute winds up assaulting police officer

A Lyndhurst man finds himself behind bars at the Bergen County Jail after police allege he…

Harrison police say they’ve arrested a man suspected of trying to lure teen girl onto his motorcycle

The Harrison Police Department has arrested a man who stands accused of attempting to lure a…

ALERT — Keep your home’s doors locked, call police if you suspect anything out of sorts

Police in Kearny are warning residents once again — keep your doors locked at nighttime and…