News for Jackson, NJ. The township of Jackson is the 4th most populous municipality in Ocean County and the 28th most populous in New Jersey with more than 54,800 residents. The mayor in 2021 is Michael Reina. Jackson is home to Six Flags Great Adventure.
Jackson, NJ police find teen with gun at school football game
The male teen was taken into custody during the Friday night game at Jackson Liberty High School, police said.
NJ boy with cerebral palsy desperately needs medical equipment
A little boy named Jake in Jackson could get some of his childhood back if you could help.
NJ man admits brutalizing woman in road-rage that ended in crash
The Ewing man who brutally attacked a woman in Jackson following a road rage incident has plead guilty to Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats, DWI and Eluding.
Fright Fest returns to Six Flags Great Adventure this week
Fright Fest will run for eight weeks, starting Sep. 10 and running through weekends and select weekdays until Oct. 31.
Injury at Six Flags Great Adventure after guest climbs fence
The roller coasters Kingda Ka and Zumanjaro which are located next to each other were closed during the incident.
Head-on crash kills driver, dog on Route 571 in Jackson, NJ
A southbound 2011 Nissan driven by a 51-year-old male hit a 2021 Audi traveling northbound near the Ocean County Vo-Tech School, according to Jackson Police.
Wife shoots husband in the face at Jackson, NJ home, police say
Police could not revive Roderick Ashford following the shooting early Monday morning.