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Correctional Police Officers Face Charges Related to Inmate Assault

April 27, 2021

TRENTON, NJ - Following an event involving the of the excessive use of force and "assaultive conduct," two officers, one from East Brunswick and one from North Plainfield, have been charged with failing to report and prevent guards assaults on inmates.

Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal on Tuesday announced charges against Lt. Eddie Molina, 42, of East ...

Two New Brunswick Residents Charged in Identity Theft of at Least 50 People

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone, Chief Rick Abrams of the Highland Park Police Department, and Director Anthony Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department announce today that two people have been arrested and charged for their involvement in the theft of over $250,000 and personal identifying information from at least 50 victims.

The two were arrested Tuesday ...

Now Law: Parental Notification Required for Juvenile Marijuana, Alcohol Offenses

TRENTON, NJ — Parents will now notified the first time their underage child is caught using or possessing marijuana or alcohol under a measure signed into law on Friday by Governor Phil Murphy. The law, sponsored by Senator Linda Greenstein (D-Mercer/Middlesex) and Assemblyman Dr. Herb Conaway (D-Burlington), revises the recently enacted adult-use cannabis law.

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Scams, Ordinances and More Discussed at FTPD's Recent Tuesday Night Talks 

FRANKLIN, NJ – The Franklin Township Police Department (FTPD), in continuing its effort to connect with residents and open a dialog about issues in the town, held its Tuesday Night Talks Facebook live stream program on March 16. 

"We are here…this evening to again meet with the Franklin Township community and talk about the issues going on in the ...

Local Connection: New Brunswick Man One of Two Charged in Death of Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick

WASHINGTON, DC - Capitol Police Officer and South River native Brian Sicknick lost his life following the savage attack on the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021.  He was one of three police officers who were sprayed with chemicals used to repel animals in the wild.  One officer had minor injuries, one had facial and eye burns that have yet to heal and one died. Sicknick ...

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Suspended Stafford School Nurse Has a Passion to "Unmask the Children"

April 29, 2021

STAFFORD — A local, Stafford Township School District nurse found it extremely hard to witness children wearing masks all day long in school. Her conviction became too strong to continue to keep quiet on the matter. 

When she decided to do something about it, she got suspended from her job in the Stafford School district. 

Nurse Erin Pein has been ...

NJ Dentist and his Pit Bull Therapy Dog Give Back to Local Community

April 28, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- While Joseph DalBon, DMD, may be best known as a top-notch local dentist at the New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry, he is also the proud owner of a therapy dog. Dr. DalBon spoke with TAPintoTV about his Pit Bull puppy, Olivia, the services she provides to others in the community, and how he came to recognize her unique talents.

DalBon realized Olivia was ...

Suspended Stafford School Nurse Has a Passion to "Unmask the Children"

April 29, 2021

STAFFORD — A local, Stafford Township School District nurse found it extremely hard to witness children wearing masks all day long in school. Her conviction became too strong to continue to keep quiet on the matter. 

When she decided to do something about it, she got suspended from her job in the Stafford School district. 

Nurse Erin Pein has been ...

May 4 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 45 New Cases Overnight

May 4, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,420 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 45 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 876,925 total cases since last year, an increase of 784 overnight. There are 23,033 COVID-19-related deaths in New ...

May 4 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 45 New Cases Overnight

May 4, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,420 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 45 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 876,925 total cases since last year, an increase of 784 overnight. There are 23,033 COVID-19-related deaths in New ...