Jersey City, New Jersey

Jersey City is the second-most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, after Newark. It is the seat of Hudson County as well as the county's largest city. As of 2018, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated that Jersey City's population was 265,549, with the largest population increase of any municipality in New Jersey since 2010, an increase of about 9.4% from the 2010 United States Census, when the city's population was at 247,597, ranking the city the 78th-most-populous in the nation. Part of the New York metropolitan area, Jersey City is bounded on the east by the Hudson River and Upper New York Bay and on the west by the Hackensack River and Newark Bay. A port of entry, with 30.7 miles of waterfront and extensive rail infrastructure and connectivity, the city is an important transportation terminus and distribution and manufacturing center for the Port of New York and New Jersey. Jersey City shares significant mass transit connections with Manhattan.

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NAACP honors Jersey City detective who helped cop to safety during mass shooting

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3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With Drug Suspect; At Least 1 Shot Fired

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Menorah Lighting In Jersey City Dedicated To Victims, Officers Wounded In Downtown Shooting

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Giants honoring fallen Jersey City detective Joseph Seals before season finale

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Jersey City celebrates first night of Hanukkah; honors victims, police at menorah lighting

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Authorities investigate shooting in Jersey City

Police are investigating a Friday morning shooting near the Salem Lafayette apartment complex, Jersey City spokeswoman Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione said.

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Hanukkah in Jersey City After Terror Attack: ‘Good Will Always Win’

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Man threatened to bomb Jersey City Jews just days after Kosher store attack: authorities

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New York To Increase Police Presence After Anti-Semitic Attacks

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Jersey City shooting: Mayor Steven Fulop, officials reveal latest details

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Jersey City shooters targeted kosher market before firing at bystanders, police: mayor

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Jersey City Mayor Says Security Footage Shows Shooters Targeted Jewish Grocery Store

Jersey City mayor Steven Fulop confirmed on Wednesday after reviewing security footage that gunmen...

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Jersey City Shooters Targeted Jewish Market, Officials Say

But Jersey City Director of Public Safety James Shea and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop said during...

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Jersey City shooting suspects identified as David Anderson and Francine Graham

One of the two shooters who fatally shot up a Jersey City Jewish deli in what officials say what was...

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Jersey City shootout leaves officer, 2 gunmen and 3 others dead

The killing started inside a Jersey City, N.J., cemetery, with a police officer gunned down as he...

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Jersey City’s mayor says gunmen targeted kosher market

The mayor of Jersey City said Wednesday it’s clear that the gunmen in a furious shooting that left...

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Jersey City Shootout Motive Unclear; Investigators Look Into Whether Jewish Market Was Targeted

As investigations continue into a Jersey City shooting sprawl that left a police officer and three...

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Jersey City shooting: Last cop slain in NJ was also from Jersey City

A massive gunfight on the streets of Jersey City on Tuesday killed six people, including city police...

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Jersey City residents say shootout that killed 6 was like ‘living in a war zone’

Two gunmen turned a Jersey City neighborhood into a virtual war zone when they fled into a kosher...

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6 Dead, Including Officer, In Shootout Spanning 2 Locations In Jersey City

JERSEY CITY, N.J. ― A police officer was among six people killed in a shootout on Tuesday that...

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Heavy gunfire in Jersey City: 6 people killed, including a police officer

Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle...

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Jersey City Shootout: Mayor Says Jewish Market Was Targeted In Deadly Standoff

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Authorities believe a Jewish market was targeted during an...

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6 people killed, including a police officer, in Jersey City shooting

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Six people were killed – including a police officer – in a raging gunbattle...

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Deadly gun battle erupts in Jersey City

A police officer and at least five other people have died in a series of gun battles in Jersey City, in the US state of New Jersey. Two ...

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Jersey City shooting: Police officer among 6 killed in shooting, standoff; Suspects dead

A multi-agency investigation is underway after one police officer was killed, two others wounded,...

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Jersey City Gunmen Targeted Jewish Grocery for Lethal Attack: Mayor

The six dead included three civilians, one police officer and both gunmen, authorities said. Jersey ...

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