North Bergen Crime
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Recent Crime News
Wednesday Nov 19 | via NJ.com
NORTH BERGEN - After several days and no arrest, police say they've tracked down the Newark man suspected of stealing a car and chihuahua from a North Bergen parking lot. Nasir Turner, 35, allegedly had no intention of turning himself in, and was instead trying to take township police for a ride. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via The Jersey Journal
Mr. Jose Chinea's recent letter about problems he allegedly experienced while voting in North Bergen are very different from what I remember about his strange behavior that day. As the polling place "judge," it is my duty to see that people are treated properly and I take this responsibility very seriously. Comment?
Monday Nov 17 | via MyFoxNY
A Morris County woman has won New Jersey's largest Internet gambling jackpot, a $1.3 million payout from an online slots game. A patient at a Catskills hospital was arrested after police say she attacked and bit a nurse. Comment?
Sunday Nov 16 | via New Jersey Herald
Two brothers and a woman face charges following a shooting at a northern New Jersey high-rise apartment building last week that left a man seriously injured. Authorities initially learned of the shooting after the victim went to a hospital in North Bergen for treatment of a gunshot wound to the abdomen on Wednesday night. Comment?
Saturday Nov 15 | via NorthJersey.com
Two Jersey City men and a Cliffside Park woman were arrested after authorities responded to a call from a hospital of a victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The North Bergen Police Department on Wednesday received a call around 10 p.m. from Palisades Medical Center, whose staff reported that a male was being treated for a gunshot wound to the abdomen, Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said in a news release Saturday. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via The Jersey Journal
NORTH BERGEN - Police have found the car and the chihuahua stolen last week from a North Bergen liquor store's parking lot, but the suspected thief is still at large. Nasir Turner, 35, of Newark, has not yet turned himself in, but police expect him to do so within the next several days, said Sgt. Comment?
Thursday Nov 13 | via MyFoxNY
The Hudson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a crash that took place in North Bergen on Friday night. A red Nissan Rouge with tinted windows jumped the curb, struck two pedestrians, and fled the scene. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via The Jersey Journal
NORTH BERGEN - The state Supreme Court is mulling whether or not it should dismiss an indictment against a former North Bergen school board clerk, who is accused of stealing confidential documents to use in a discrimination lawsuit. Ivonne Saavedra seeks to shed charges of theft and official misconduct for allegedly stealing sensitive documents from the township to bolster her lawsuit against the school board. Comment?
Thursday Nov 6 | via The Hudson Reporter
A 28-year-old North Bergen resident was in an apartment when two men allegedly forced their way inside with a Glock 9mm handgun. According to reports, the victim then allegedly struggled with the assailant and managed to wrestle the gun away, holding the assailant down until police arrived. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 5 | via The Jersey Journal
NORTH BERGEN -- A man who was the victim of a robbery Tuesday night was arrested along with his assailant, North Jersey.com reported. Police say Debbier Alvarez, 27, brandished a gun and robbed the 28-year-old victim inside a residence at 68th Street and Kennedy Boulevard. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 5 | via NorthJersey.com
Authorities believe a 28-year-old township man was targeted in a robbery Tuesday night because of his involvement with drugs and responding officers arrested both the suspect and the victim. The victim was allegedly robbed by North Bergen resident Debbier Alvarez, 27, around 10:10 p.m. in a home at 68th Street and Kennedy Boulevard, township police Sgt. Comment?
Thursday Oct 30 | via NJ.com
Carlos Rojas listens as his attorney, Peter Willis, makes his closing argument during his murder trial. Also seated is private investigator Dorothy Gordon. Comment?
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