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Sex-Offender Sentenced for Crimes in Edison, Highland Park, New Brunswick, and North Brunswick

May 12, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  After attacking a woman and three children during the spring and summer of 2016, a local man has been convicted and sentenced for sex crimes in Middlesex County.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced today that a 40-year old man from Franklin Township has been sentenced to serve 17 ½ years in a New Jersey state prison for the sexual crimes ...

Edison Cop Arrested, Charged With Computer Theft and Stalking

EDISON, NJ - An Edison police officer has been arrested and charged with computer theft and stalking.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Thomas Bryan of the Edison Police Department on Tuesday announced the arrest of Paul Pappas. The 43-year-old officer, an Edison resident, has been charged with computer theft/criminal activity in the second degree and stalking in the fourth ...

State Orders Edison-Based Financial Consultant to Pay $750,000 for Alleged Ponzi Scheme

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the New Jersey Bureau of Securities announced Tuesday that a man and his companies, including one based in Edison, have been ordered to pay $750,000 for selling New Jersey investors more than $7 million worth of unregistered securities tied to an alleged $1.2 billion nationwide Ponzi scheme. 

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MS-13 Member Admits to Trafficking Narcotics From California Prison to Edison

NEWARK, NJ - A member of the MS-13 gang admitted Monday to trafficking illegal narcotics from inside a California prison to a business center in Edison.

According to a release from the United States District of New Jersey Attorney's office, Luis Calderon, 32,  of Los Angeles, pleaded guilty in Newark federal court to an indictment charging him with conspiracy to distribute, and to ...

Former Official of Edison Township-Based Union Plead Guilty

TRENTON, NJ - A one-time official for an Edison-based union admitted Friday that he embezzled funds from the union’s employee benefit plan, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced.

Sergio Acosta, 65, of Puerto Rico, pleaded guilty before in Trenton federal court to a superseding information charging him with one count of theft, embezzlement and conversion to his own use, ...

Illegal Dumping in Newark Results in Arrest of Edison Man

NEWARK, NJ - An Edison man has been arrested on charges of illegal dumping Tuesday night.

Shortly before midnight, police patrolling the 500-block of South Orange Avenue in Newark Tuesday observed a red pickup truck parked on the sidewalk, according to Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose. The driver was seen outside the truck discarding debris, including drywall, sheet rock ...

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