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3,000 die from overdoses in a year — a new NJ record
For the first time, New Jersey recorded over 3,000 fatal drug overdoses within a year. NJ CARES preliminary 2018 data includes a county by county breakdown.
NJ will be weighing pros and cons of marijuana legalization
Studies show legalized recreational marijuana in the Garden State could cause all sorts of problems, including dumber-than-normal college kids.
NJ student admits killing drug dealer, dumping body in park
Joseph Villani admitted shooting Brick resident Trupal Patel in February 2017.
Lawmakers trying to make NJ a totally smoking-free state in 2019
As a new law that bans smoking in parks and beaches takes effect, a new push is being made to stop people from lighting up in other recreational areas all over Jersey.
Lakewood man found under the influence following Lakehurst accident
A Lakewood man is in some trouble after his arrest in Lakehurst where he fled the scene of a car accident and was later found with drugs in his system and his vehicle.
Two Ocean County residents found with 2-Grand worth of drugs in Manchester
Manchester Police collar two Ocean County residents at a traffic stop in the Leisure Village West Section after finding them in possession of over $2,000.00 worth of drugs.
Despite new law, NJ still poorly ranked for tobacco prevention spending
The state's financial commitment to the issue amounts to 7 percent of the $103.3 billion the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends be spent in New Jersey.
Howell group brings residents together to craft anti-drug message
In Howell, they are organizing a series of "think tanks" to search for solutions to problems many Jersey communities face with substance abuse.
Wall Police arrest New York residents found with weed and cocaine
A New York pair are facing charges in Wall Township after police found them in possession of marijuana, cocaine and drug paraphernalia.