STATE – Unmanned drone aircraft, previously thought of as a tool for military surveillance, are going to be flying over America’s skies. A new Monmouth University Poll finds that an overwhelming majority of Americans support the use of drones in some circumstances, even though they have at least some privacy concerns.
NEWARK – PSE&G is telling its customers that they should not fall for the an urban myth which claims that President Obama is directly paying their utility bills. The state’s largest utility is reporting that customers are being duped into believing that their bills can be paid electronically using a Federal Reserve bank routing number.
NEWARK – A Ukrainian citizen who allegedly founded and operated a hardcore child pornography website appeared in Newark federal court Monday to face child exploitation charges following his extradition from Thailand over the weekend.
TRENTON – A former auditor for the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) pleaded guilty today to falsifying audit records and time sheets to cover up unexcused absences and his failure to perform assigned audits of private vehicle inspection facilities, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
STATE — New Jersey residents should be on the lookout for a new email phishing scam now circulating that targets Department of Defense military members, retirees and civilian employees.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Supreme Court denied a Christie Administration request for a stay of a March appellate court ruling that said the governor could not abolish the state’s Council on Affordable Housing on his own authority.
STATE — National Men’s Health Week is June 11-17, and the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) encourages men to take proactive steps to help avoid preventable illnesses and disease.
NEWARK—The NJ Transit Board of Directors today adopted a new Bike Aboard Program that expands travel options for cyclists effective July 1, enabling them to bring their bicycles onboard trains at all stations.