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BLM March in New Brunswick Protests Fatal Police Shooting of Diahlo Grant

July 22, 2016

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – On Thursday almost 150 protestors marched for justice for Diahlo Grant, a Franklin Township man who was shot and killed by police last April.

In the incident, the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office reported that officers from the Franklin Township Police Department pursued Grant on Somerset Street before crossing the town border into New Brunswick where the ...

Somerset County Grand Jury Indicts Bernardsville Man After Stand-off with Police

SOMERVILLE, NJ – A Somerset County Grand Jury Thursday returned an indictment against James Tyrone, 47, formerly of Old Wood Road, Bernardsville stemming from an assault and hostage situation at his home earlier this year, according to Acting Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.

The indictment charges Tryone with one count each of 2nd Degree  Possession of a Firearm for ...

BLM March in New Brunswick Protests Fatal Police Shooting of Diahlo Grant

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – On Thursday almost 150 protestors marched for justice for Diahlo Grant, a Franklin Township man who was shot and killed by police last April.

In the incident, the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office reported that officers from the Franklin Township Police Department pursued Grant on Somerset Street before crossing the town border into New Brunswick where the ...

Jersey City Man Charged in Maplewood Bank Robbery

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Maplewood Police Department has issued a statement about the robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank at 187 Maplewood Ave. on Wednesday, July 20.

At about 12:30 p.m., Maplewood Police Dispatch received a call of a male running from the Wells Fargo Bank on Maplewood Ave., and being chased "by a second male," according to the statement from Maplewood police. The ...

Somers Elder Law Attorney Receives Judge Daronco Distinguished Service Award

June 29, 2016

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - On Friday, June 17, elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, managing partner of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP of Somers and White Plains, was honored with the Honorable Richard J. Daronco Distinguished Service Award at the Columbian Lawyers Association of Westchester County’s 33rd annual Dinner Dance. The event raised funds for the non-profit’s scholarship ...

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Concealed Weapons Carry Permits for N.J. Citizens "In Need"?

Gov. Chris Christie is in a battle with the Democrats controlling both houses of the N.J. Legislature over concealed weapons carry permits in New Jersey.

While Christie has determined that the restrictions requiring the showing of a “justifiable need” for a carry permit are too restrictive, the Legislature claims that Christie’s criteria requiring a showing of ...

Allegations of Domestic Violence and the Role of the Court

Domestic violence is a serious issue concerning all segments of our society.  It affects couples, their children, friends, relatives and employers.  New Jersey courts take allegations of domestic violence very seriously and have established protocols in place to protect victims.

In order for an act to be considered a domestic violence offense the incident must be committed against an ...