Apparently there’s such a thing as an inspector for the Freehold Soil Conservation District, and police said a guy with that job – whatever it is he does – took a bribe.
A witness said the three Rider University students had loaded their car with so many pumpkins from a church pumpkin patch that they could barely close the trunk.
Police say Gerald Hill, 35, tried to set his 20-year-old ex-girlfriend’s building on fire. … And what were these two doing in a senior housing complex, anyway?
State Marine Police answered a report of someone stealing a 58-foot, double-decker paddle wheel boat that’s currently used for booze cruises near Ocean City.
The man, who was not identified, was stopped for reasons that were also not identified. He allegedly ran from his car, climbed a fence and fell into the canal.
The fire started in a third-floor hallway of the South Village II complex in Trenton’s South Ward. Sprinklers put it out almost right away, but the cause is still unknown.
A Newark youth group leader brought more than a dozen teens and pre-teens to Toms River on Saturday to sell products door-to-door. By early evening, calls were coming into the police about three kids who seemed abandoned.
Prosecutors say Andre Harris, a team manager with the New Jersey Thunder, paid for hotel rooms in Florida with a stolen Discover card belonging to a woman in California.
Police started investigating a possible crack house on Tremont Street last month, and finally busted it up Tuesday night, charging the tenant, the owner and five others.
As police continue investigating whether jail staff falsified records to cover up lax patrol of cells, prosecutors decided not to pursue it as a criminal matter.