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Jersey City police shooting

Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago
Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago (AP Photo/Jersey City Mayor's office)
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Autopsy reports out for Santiago, Campbell

Investigators say a rookie Jersey City police officer slain in an ambush earlier this month died from a gunshot wound to the head.

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Do you support the death penalty for cop killers?

This week's heartbreaking ambush of rookie Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago has enraged not only New Jersey but the nation. Lawrence Campbell already got his death penalty, but word is gangs have declared open season on Jersey City cops.

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Jersey City Police cruiser outside Sunday's shooting at Walgreen's
Jersey City Police cruiser outside Sunday's shooting at Walgreen's (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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Lawmakers react after street gang threatens police

In response to the killing by police of a man who allegedly murdered a Jersey City cop early this week, the United Blood Nation street gang is reportedly threatening to target police officers in that city and other areas of the Garden State. The threats and the problem of gang violence have certainly gotten the attention of lawmakers in Trenton.

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Badge and Medal
Badge and Medal (Photo courtesy of City of Jersey City)
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Officer Santiago to be promoted, receive Medal of Honor

The rookie Jersey City cop who was killed in the line of duty on Sunday will be posthumously promoted to the rank of detective later this week.

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Death penalty for cop killers: NJ lawmaker

Assemblyman Ron Dancer said Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago's murder might not have been prevented if the death penalty still existed in New Jersey, but the incident has at least renewed that conversation.

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Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago
Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago (AP Photo/Jersey City Mayor's office)
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Jersey City mayor: Alleged killer’s memorial ‘disgusting’

The mayor of Jersey City spoke out after friends of the man who allegedly shot and killed a police officer set up a memorial for the suspect, featuring candles, balloons and empty liquor bottles. The suspect's widow also said she wished her husband had "killed more" officers.  

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(Anton Prado Photography, ThinkStock)
(Anton Prado Photography, ThinkStock)
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Police officer stress levels rising in NJ

Following the sudden, senseless murder of Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago this past weekend, many cops across the Garden State are on high alert.

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Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago
Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago (AP Photo/Jersey City Mayor's office)
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Funeral set for slain Jersey City cop Friday

A rookie Jersey City police officer killed in the line of duty will be laid to rest on Friday.

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Apartment building on Fowler Avenue in Jersey City where 1 man was shot dead
Apartment building on Fowler Avenue in Jersey City where 1 man was shot dead (WABC TV)
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Jersey City Shooting Involving Police Leaves One Dead

The Hudson County prosecutor's office says one person has died after a shooting involving police in Jersey City.

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