Law & Justice

June 16, 2019

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Division on Civil Rights (DCR) announced on Thursday, June 13 that a Beach Haven restaurant has agreed to make $20,000 settlement payments to resolve an employee complaint of workplace sexual harassment. Playa Bowls, an eatery located in Beach ...

Read more »

HARVEY CEDARS -  Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced on Thursday, June 13, 2019, that Christopher Oldham, 32, of Manahawkin, was arrested and charged with Theft of Moveable Property in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:20-3a, Tampering With Evidence in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:28-6(1), ...

Read more »

STAFFORD – The Burlington County Prosecutor's Office release information about a Marlton man who was arrested after an underage girl accused him of having sex with her.  The victim, a minor from Stafford told her parents about the assault.  The victim and Torrence had corresponded over social ...

Read more »

HARVEY CEDARS - A 49-year-old police sergeant from Ocean County pleaded guilty Thursday, May 2 to theft charges for keeping a donated vehicle for personal use for more than a year, according to prosecutors. Sean Marti, 49, of Stafford Township, learned that a resident wanted to donate a Polaris ...

Read more »

BARNEGAT, N.J. — A woman was charged with using a false identity to work as a Certified Nurse's Aid at the Barnegat Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, the NJ Office of Attorney General announced Monday. Christine Sanford, 31, of Atlantic City, allegedly assumed the identity of another CNA to ...

Read more »

TOMS RIVER - A Colts Neck man who claimed self-defense after being accused of brutally beating his longtime friend was found guilty of murder on Wednesday, April 3.  The Ocean County jury deliberated for five hours before bringing their decision that found Conrad Sipa, 56, of Colts Neck, guilty ...

Read more »

WARETOWN - A Waretown man was charged Tuesday with possessing and distributing child pornography.  Michael D'Elia, 40, had over 1,000 images of child pornography on devices in his home, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office. After a four month investigation by the Prosecutors Office ...

Read more »

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ – A 19-year-old township resident has been arrested and charged with assaulting an 81-year-old man wearing a “Make American Great Again” hat while shopping at the ShopRite supermarket on Elizabeth Avenue on Monday. Ryan M. Salvagno, 19 of Amwell Road has been charged with ...

Read more »

TRENTON -  The Roman Catholic Diocese of Trenton, under the leadership of Bishop David M. O'Connell recently announced a list of former priests credibly charged with sexual abuse.  That list came out on February 13.  On Monday, February 18, an updated list which listed the churches where the ...

Read more »

BARNEGAT, NJ - A Barnegat residet, Curtis Geather, 33 was arrested on February 7, 2019 by Detectives from the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crime Unit and Narcotics Strike Force, as well as Detectives from the Berkeley Township Police Department, the Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D.

Read more »

WARETOWN -  A Mercer County man was charged this week with the possession of 10 pounds of marijuana, more than a thousand cannabis cartridges, 100 hand-rolled marijuana cigars, five ounces of “shatter” – a marijuana liquid concentrate – as well as marijuana edibles, drug paraphernalia and a large ...

Read more »

SHIP BOTTOM - The Ship Bottom Police Department reported the arrest of two men after a thorough investigation by Patrolman Biester and Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office.  The two men are held responsible for selling heroin to a victim who overdosed and died on April 15, 2108.  The victim was a 40 ...

Read more »

SHIP BOTTOM - The Ship Bottom Police Departmetn released a report today of the arrest of William Harlfinger Jr.  The Ship Bottom department, Surf City and Ocean County Sheriff K9 Unit executed a search warrent at a home on West 5th Street in the early hours of January 29. . Two guns, assorted ...

Read more »

TOMS RIVER  - A Stafford Township man was arrested Wednesday for his alleged role in a drug-induced death, the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office announced. The Prosecutor's Office announced that Jobe M. Bizzarro, 27, of Stafford Township was charged after an investigation of the death of Steven ...

Read more »

TRENTON - George Gilmore, one of New Jersey's top political figures has been accused of federal tax evasion and owing more than $1.5 million while spending lavishly on vacations and multiple homes. Gilmore, the Republican chairman from Ocean County, faces a six-count indictment . He is charged ...

Read more »

BARNEGAT LIGHT - Two former Barnegat Light fishermen who recently moved to the West Coast were two of the three fishermen who died after their boat capsized Tuesday night off the Oregon coast. The U.S. Coast Guard reported that a response was made to a call for a fishing vessel that needed ...

Read more »