New Jersey

May 28, 2017

TWO KILLED IN SALEM COUNTY TRAFFIC ACCIDENT OVER WEEKEND

Two people were killed during a head on traffic accident in Salem County Saturday night.  State Police say the accident occurred in Pittsgrove Township along Landis Avenue.  One of the two vehicles caught fire after the accident; one victim is from Bridgeton, while the second, from Vineland. ##
May 27, 2017

EXTRA STATE TROOPERS WORKING DURING HOLIDAY

Nearly 200 additional New Jersey Troopers are working during the holiday weekend.  Nearly 1 million New Jersey residents will travel at least 50 miles between now and Memorial Day.  Last year, 15 people were killed in traffic accidents during Memorial Day weekend. ##
May 26, 2017

NJ CONVENIENCE STORE CAUGHT SELLING POT, DRUG PRODUCTS

A Pit Stop convenience store in East Brunswick has run afoul of the law for allegedly selling marijuana and other drug related products in the store.  Police say the store was selling pot, pot-laced gummie candies, and cigars laced with THC, the chemical that is present in marijuana. ##
May 26, 2017

LAWMAKERS WANT TO END SPECIAL ELECTIONS IN NEW JERSEY

The New Jersey Senate approved a bill Thursday that would put a stop to special elections to fill congressional vacancies.  The bill calls for these seats to be filled in general elections.  Governor Christie is expected to veto the measure. ##