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Woman claims cop in fatal Bridgeton shooting sexually extorted her, lawsuit says (NJ.com) BRIDGETON - A woman filed a lawsuit in federal court on Thursday alleging a Bridgeton police officer, who was also involved in the recent fatal shooting of Jerame Reid, extorted her for sex in exchange for the officer not sending her to jail.
Jersey City teacher 'vigorously' denies sending inflammatory email; district investigates 'phantom emails' (NJ.com) The Jersey City school teacher whose name was attached to an inflammatory email last year vigorously denies having sent it and the school district is investigating "phantom emails'' sent from district accounts, the spokeswoman for the Jersey City Public Schools said in a statement tonight.
4 questions the jury in cop's misconduct trial asked during first day of deliberations (NJ.com) The wait continues. The jury in the trial of Washington Township Police Officer Joseph DiBuonanventura did not come to a verdict after its first full day of deliberations Thursday, and they plan to pick back up with their discussions on Tuesday morning.
Indictment: Somerville man slashed his girlfriend to death (NJ.com) SOMERVILLE — A Somerville man who authorities say slashed his girlfriend's throat and left her to die in the borough apartment they shared on East Main Street has been indicted on first-degree murder.
Top 5 Christie quotes from today's Conservative Political Action Conference appearance (NJ.com) NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Gov. Chris Christie defended his brusque style, pledged to hold his ground on opposing abortion rights and took a little shot at former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush during his appearance today at the Conservative Political Action Conference.