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Authorities Release Sketch of Suspects in Armed Robbery of Chatham Jewelry Store

July 30, 2016

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Prosecutor's Office and the Chatham Police Department issued a joint statement confirming that an armed robbery occured Thursday morning at Crescent Jewelers, located at 251 Main Street in Chatham.

According to authorities, two black males entered the store, produced a handgun, and stole an undetermined amount of jewelry. The males then left the store and ...

Union Insurance Salesman Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $926,000

UNION, NJ – Kevin Collins, 58, of Union pleaded guilty to second-degree theft by unlawful taking in a hearing before Judge William Daniel in Union County Superior Court on Friday.

According to a press release from Acting Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor (OIFP), Collins, a Union County insurance salesman, pleaded guilty to stealing ...

Authorities Release Sketch of Suspects in Armed Robbery of Chatham Jewelry Store

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Prosecutor's Office and the Chatham Police Department issued a joint statement confirming that an armed robbery occured Thursday morning at Crescent Jewelers, located at 251 Main Street in Chatham.

According to authorities, two black males entered the store, produced a handgun, and stole an undetermined amount of jewelry. The males then left the store and ...

Allegany Woman Arrested on Drug Charges

OLEAN, NY -  City police on Thursday arrested an Allegany woman for selling crack cocaine.

Acting on an outstanding arrest warrant, Street Crimes Unit investigators from the Olean Police Department stopped 42-year-old Ann M. Shoup of Allegany on Montana Avenue in Olean and took her into custody without incident, police said.

According to police, Shoup was charged with criminal sale of ...

Union County Presents Free Movie Zootopia for National Night Out on August 2

July 30, 2016

UNION COUNTY, NJ –Judy Hopps finally has her dream job of becoming a police officer from her chief doesn’t believe in her potential, so she is stuck giving out parking tickets until she finally has a chance to solve a big case, quite an opportunity for the first rabbit officer from Bunnyburrow.

The movie is Zootopia, an animated feature, to be shown free at a free outdoor screening ...

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Domestic Violence By Police Officer Found Unfit For Duty

F.M., a police officer, fought against the domestic violence claims of G.M., his wife, and defeated her attempt to obtain a final restraining order against him.

However, although the Superior Court of New Jersey, Morris County, Family Part judge hearing the matter refused to grant the final restraining order, the state moved to take control of F.M.’s firearms pursuant to ...

Understanding New Jersey's Prevention of Domestic Violence Act

New Jersey's Prevention of Domestic Violence Act protects individuals in married, dating, cohabiting and co-parenting relationships from 18 categories of criminal acts by their significant others, including harassment and coercion.  In C.G. v. E.G., an unpublished decision dated June 30, 2016, Judge Lawrence Jones, Superior Court of New Jersey, Ocean County, reiterated ...