Tag: Essex County (NJ)

Newark Officer Hit a Pedestrian With His Car and Took Body Home, Prosecutors Say

A Newark police officer has been charged with reckless vehicular homicide after prosecutors said he hit a pedestrian with his personal car and briefly took the body home, where he discussed what to do with it with his mother. The Newark Police Department officer, Louis Santiago, was off duty on Nov. 1 when his Honda […]

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Serial Killer Gets 160 Years After Victim’s Sister and Friends Help Solve Case

When Sarah Butler did not return to her home in Montclair, N.J., after borrowing her mother’s minivan in November 2016, her family immediately recognized that she might be in trouble. Using Ms. Butler’s computer passwords to log on to her email and social media accounts, one of her sisters and two friends found one of […]

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Should You Get Flood Insurance for Your Home?

“The most marginalized people are the ones who are going to be most affected,” he added, because they are more likely to live in areas more vulnerable to the effects of climate change, frequently receive a smaller share of federal disaster aid, and are less likely to be able to afford the high cost of […]

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