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19-year-old arrested in Murder of Newark man

  Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose announced today that Tyrie Bullock, 19, of East...

Cop Impersonator Pleads Guilty in Exchange for Dismissal of Four Counts of Kidnapping

  Peter Kopic, 38, of Passaic has pled guilty to an Irvington home invasion robbery according to a press release from the Passaic County Prosecutor's...

Man sentenced to 60 years in murder of go-go dancer

Georgia Man Sentenced to 60 Years for Murder   Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray announced today that Johnny Bernard Jones, 3rd, was...

No more duplicate license fees for organ donors in NJ

The Assembly unanimously passed a bill Monday eliminating fees for New Jersey residents 
who request an updated driver's license or identification card that shows...

NJ Transit Ticket Agent Charged with Selling Counterfeit Tickets

A NJ Transit ticket agent has been arrested for allegedly forging rail tickets and selling them for cash, officials say. Jon A Davey (49) of...

Two Attorneys indicted for Stealing more than $140k from Clients

TRENTON –Two suspended lawyers who formerly operated a Newark law firm as partners were indicted on May 17 on charges that they stole more...

Up to $20,000 Reward for Information in Cold Murder Case

Newark – Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura’s Crime Stoppers Program is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest...

Man headed to Cuba arrested for possession of loaded weapon at Newark airport

At about 9:30am on Saturday May 13th, 63 year old suspect Maurice Harmon was arrested and charged by the Port Authority Police. The arrest took...

Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Robbery and Assault

Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray announced today that the Honorable Richard Sules, Judge of the Superior Court, sentenced John Howard,...

OPINION: Judge Avoids Constitution on Sanctuary Cities

By: Stephen A. Innamorato, III On Tuesday April 25th, U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick temporarily blocked enforcement of President Donald Trump’s executive order designed...

Three Suspects Arrested in Connection with Murder of William Porter of Newark

Authorities have arrested three suspects in connection with the murder of 23-year-old Newark resident William Porter in a parking lot on Oliver Street in Newark. Porter,...

20-year-old Faces 30 years to Life in Prison for Murder in Cafe Robbery

Zakariyya Ahmad, 20, of Newark has been convicted of killing Joseph Flagg, 41, of Union following a 5-day trial before a Superior Court Judge,...

Port Authority Police Arrest Man Found with Loaded Pistol on GWB

  A 28-year-old Newark man was arrested yesterday april 24th with a loaded weapon at a hidden compartment by Port Authority Police. The suspect known as...

Essex Prosecutor Investigating Fatal Shooting of William Porter of Newark

  Newark -- Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred yesterday around...

Former Postal Worker Charged with Distribution of Cocaine

Amanda Cruz, 22, of Newark has been arrested and charged with first degree narcotics violations. Cruz, who is in custody, has been charged with two...

Suspected Auto thief arrested and charged twice within days at Newark Airport

On Easter Sunday, April 16th, Port Authority police were called and informed by witnesses that a suspect known for a vehicle theft several days earlier...