Law & Justice Top Stories

June 25, 2020

HACKENSACK, N.J. -- A personal assistant and driver from Jackson Heights, N.Y. is facing charges of money laundering after a near-yearlong investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and the New York State Police Department ensued following a Bergen County business’s report of the theft ...

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PARAMUS, N.J. — While George Floyd was laid to rest Tuesday, about 300 protesters who were gathered in the late afternoon at Paramus High School for its Black Lives Matter rally knelt down on one knee and observed an intense, 8 minutes and 46 seconds of silence in the blazing, 90-degree ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday said he intends to nominate Fabiana Pierre-Louis to the New Jersey Supreme Court — a historic move removing New Jersey from the list of 33 states without a black woman on their top courts.  “Justice cannot be blind if those who sit on our highest and most ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — Droves of protesters braved 90-degree heat this afternoon to continue to "stoke the flames of revolution" when they flocked to a municipal parking lot on State Street in Hackensack for a peaceful protest organized by the Citizens of Equality, Peace, and Justice led by Mark ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — As tens of thousands of demonstrators continued to flood major cities around the country to protest in the name of justice for George Floyd Thursday evening, hundreds of protesters gathered outside the Court House in Hackensack for a peaceful rally to make their voices — and the ...

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BERGEN COUNTY -- Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella issues the following statement to all Bergen County residents:  "Last week, I joined with the 20 other New Jersey County Prosecutors to issue a statement about the tragic and deeply disturbing death of George Floyd at the hands of ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — In the week following the death of George Floyd, the City of Hackensack will take it to the streets this week to rally against police brutality and demand justice.  On Memorial Day, Floyd, a 46-year-old black man who lived in a neighborhood outside Minneapolis, Minnesota, died ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — It seemed every bit the quiet Saturday afternoon in Hackensack, with the sun shining down from blue skies — until a dozen people holding up signs marching single-file heading toward the Court Plaza made their presence known. “I — CAN’T — BREATHE!” shouted a protester. When ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — Weeks after a city man was arrested and charged with endangering the welfare of a child late last month following a police investigation, which found he had engaged in lascivious conservations with a child online, he is now facing charges of sexual assault. A new investigation ...

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