Law & Justice

December 17, 2018

As your holiday shopping days wane, it is important to stay alert for scams, misleading advertising or unfair business practices whether you make online or in-store purchases. Consider the following advice, compiled from various consumer affairs resources. When You’re Out Shopping: Make ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – About 75 members of the law enforcement, mental health and education fields in Morris County attended two days of training at the Morris County Fire and Police Academy Nov. 27 and 28 to learn about assessing the behaviors of potential threats with the intention of preventing school ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ --  If anyone calls on the phone, says he or she is from the Morris County Sheriff's Office and asks for money, that's a scam, said the Morris County Sheriff's Office.  In the most recent scam calls, the caller (sometimes via voice message) uses an agency number for Caller ID and ...

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DENVILLE, NJ –The Denville Town Council celebrated the hiring of two new police officers, Vincent Fischer and Owen Law, with an Oath of Office swearing-in ceremony during the council’s meeting on Nov. 20. Fischer attended the Passaic County Police Academy and began his law enforcement career ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County has developed a first-of-its-kind program to offer medical support and care for police dogs working with the county Sheriff’s Office in critical situations.     The dogs will receive treatment from a specialized group of tactical medics who make up the Office of ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Denville Police Department issued the following weather advisory on Nov. 15: “During [t]he season's first winter storm … , we would like to remind everyone to drive extra cautious if you need to travel during the storm. Remember to drive at a slower/safe speed, give yourself ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- The Denville Police Department issued the following advisory on Nov. 14 regarding recent door-to-door solicitations in Denville by employees of an energy company: "The Township has recently received complaints regarding employees of an energy company going door-to-door and ...

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MOUNTAIN LAKES, NJ -- Law enforcement officials have stated that Thomas Kolding, the missing 15-year-old from Mountain Lakes, has been seen in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on the corner of Race and 5th Streets, at approximately 3 p.m. the afternoon of November 3. Thomas Kolding, who lives with ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month, encouraging communities to support the thousands of children across the country in need of permanent families. In New Jersey, there are approximately 11,000 children in the foster care system. These children ...

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