Boy Abducted, Fugitive Nabbed and Alleged Child Porn Operator Extradited in Top State News
A look at this week's top stories across the state
Authorities are seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 5-year-old boy who authorities say was abducted by his maternal grandfather in West Windsor Township Friday night.
A convicted murderer who has been on New Jersey's 12 Most Wanted list since 1995 and had been in hiding for more than 15 years was arrested in Florida.
A 21-year-old man was indicted Tuesday for first degree murder in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Newark police officer last year, authorities said.
A Ukrainian man who authorities said ran an online child pornography site is in U.S. custody after losing a three-year extradition battle. A 32-count indictment alleges the man's site had thousands of customers across the world, including nearly 600 American men, 30 of whom are from New Jersey.
The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating what they now know to be two hoax phone calls made Monday afternoon reporting an explosion on a yacht 17 miles off Sandy Hook.
Dona Rae Timoney, the Beachwood woman whose pit bull mix garnered national attention for leading a good samaritan to her aid after she collapsed in Double Trouble State Park, died Wednesday.
An Atlantic City firefighter from Galloway was sentenced Friday to up to eight years in prison plus $11,300 in fines after being found guilty on multiple counts of child luring and endangerment.
A southern New Jersey man convicted of fatally shooting his neighbor during an argument over their marijuana growing operation is now accused of plotting to kill the prosecutor in his case. (NJ.com)