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Sunday, June 25, 2017

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...

Essex Prosecutor Investigating Fatal Shooting of Timothy Royster

Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose announced today that the Newark Police Department and...

Hackensack Man Accused of Sending Nude Photos of 16-Y/O GF on Social Media and...

Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray announced today that a Hudson County grand jury has returned a 13-count indictment charging John...

Lawyer found guilty of defrauding over $873,000 by stealing identities and accompanying others in...

52 year old Essex County lawyer Stephanie Hand of Livingston, N.J., was found guilty yesterday March 30th of using stolen identities to file fraudulent...

Teacher’s Assistant Charged with Sexual Assault

Tyrone Pullins, 29, of Newark has been arrested and charged with two counts of 2nd degree sexual assault and two counts of 3rd degree...