Authorities say two teenage girls were jumped by a group of students after school in Camden and it was all captured on video. It happened last Tuesday at a park across the street from Camden High School. “I didn’t know what to think, I didn’t know what was going on. I just knew I was [...]

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Authorities arrested two men and three juveniles, in connection with a knife and pipe fight on the grounds of the high school earlier this week where one man was stabbed in the arm. Chief Robert Carney said Friday police have charged township residents, Lerone Dorville and Amari Estiverne, both 18, with one count each of [...]

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Manalapan police have charged resident Salvatore Geloso with aggravated assault for allegedly kicking someone in the head during a fight that took place in August. According to police, a fight took place at Milford Brook School on August 12, 2013 where a 19-year-old man from Morganville was reportedly jumped by several teenagers. The victim was [...]

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A Barringer High School student who was stabbed following an after-school altercation with another teen earlier this month has died and his suspected assailant has been arrested, authorities said this afternoon. Stanley Francois, a 17-year-old junior, died Thursday of wounds he suffered about 3 p.m. on Oct. 3, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said. Francois [...]

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TTAPR on June 14th, 2012

Trenton police are seeking a 16-year-old accused of stabbing a student during a fight at Trenton Central High School on Monday afternoon. “The fight began verbally between two tall students of about 6 foot 2, arguing about who was stronger. They began to hit each other and then another student approached the scene and stabbed [...]

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A woman and a fifth-grader assaulted the student’s teacher in a Silver Run School classroom after staff barred the adult from signing the child out of school, police said Thursday. Authorities charged the 22-year-old woman, Samantha Phillips of the first block of Ladow Avenue, with aggravated assault, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal [...]

Continue reading about NJ. Teacher attacked at school by a 5th grader and his caretaker

Rioting joined reading and writing in the curriculum at Dickinson High School in Jersey City yesterday as seven students were charged, including at least one from Ferris High School, and one student was injured. One student, a 17-year-old Randolph Avenue boy, pushed two teachers during one of three fights that broke out, and he was [...]

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TTAPR on September 21st, 2011

School districts and law enforcement agencies in New Jersey must improve their coordination, reporting systems, and information sharing to more effectively address bullying, according to a directive from the state’s attorney general released Tuesday. Paula Dow said the updated guidelines would help schools and police carry out requirements of the state’s new anti-bullying law and [...]

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TTAPR on May 19th, 2011

 An after-school fight behind the library required a police response, authorities reported on Tuesday. Details are sketchy, but two Bloomfield High School students were brought into custody, said Bloomfield Police Chief Christopher Goul minutes after the incident occurred. The altercation was reported shortly after dismissal on Tuesday. No major injuries were reported, and emergency medical [...]

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TTAPR on April 1st, 2011

Authorities in northern New Jersey say five high school students have been charged with aggravated assault and face expulsion after an attack on a teacher at Irvington High School. Police say the 44-year-old math teacher was punched in the face by a 15-year-old student then dragged from his classroom into a hallway, where four other [...]

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