Essex County

Catnip Cocktail siezed in a raid on a Fairfield, NJ nutrition store
Fairfield NJ Police
Mike Montone
March 08, 2019 - 11:08 am
FAIRFIELD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- The Nutrition Zone on Route 46 in Fairfield is supposed to be a healthy place, but cops say the store manager was dealing a dangerous sedative. RELATED: What the FDA's actions mean for dietary supplements | Complaint filed over ketamine research without prior consent...
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Newark vigil shooting Jayla Green
1010 WINS/Handout
January 28, 2019 - 7:20 am
The mayor of Newark is calling on the public to come forward to help solve the shooting that wounded four girls and women, one critically, during a candlelight vigil.
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Muhammad Sharif mugshot.
Maplewood Police
October 22, 2018 - 9:36 am
MAPLEWOOD, NJ (1010 WINS) -- There's been an arrest in a sexual assault that happened in Maplewood last Tuesday. A woman said a man followed her, forced his way into her home, and attacked her. Muhammad Sharif, 40, of Irvington has been charged with aggravated sexual assault and burglary. It's not...
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police tape
Dreamstime
October 17, 2018 - 2:00 pm
MAPLEWOOD, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Cops are patrolling with a purpose in Maplewood. Late Tuesday morning, they say a man forced his way into a house and sexually assaulted a young woman he had followed there. Residents are being advised to report any suspicious persons or vehicles they may see, and are...
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Scene of a fiery crash in Irvington.
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 16, 2018 - 11:30 am
IRVINGTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- There was a fiery crash in Irvington Township overnight. It happened just before 3 a.m. and reportedly involved a police chase that was said to have started in Union Township. Two vehicles were totaled and a third was badly damaged near the intersection of Lyons and...
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