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Law & Justice

July 3, 2022

NEWARK, NJ — The FBI Newark Field Office is currently seeing a rise in home burglaries involving Asian American business owners and is offering preventative measures to keep their businesses, homes and cars safe.  According to the FBI, burglary rings are casing Asian-owned businesses to learn ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A Mercer County grand jury handed down a guilty verdict in the 2018 killing of a man in Hamilton Township after a purchase of a PlayStation 4 turned deadly. Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri announced Monday that Akmal Alvaranga, 34, Trenton, was convicted of murder, ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — A South Jersey businessman pleaded guilty to selling pesticide-laced disinfectant wipes and liquid sanitizers to federal agencies, municipalities and others, falsely promising they would kill the coronavirus. Maple Shade businessman Paul Andrecola, 63, admitted his role in a ...

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TRENTON, N.J. – A Bordentown man was indicted on Wednesday on federal felony charges linked to a conspiracy to engage in firearms trafficking and unlawful transportation of firearms in interstate commerce following law enforcement’s seizure of 11 firearms, according to U.S. Attorney Philip R.

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TRENTON, NJ -- A multi-agency undercover operation targeting individuals who are accused of using social media to attempt to lure underage girls and boys for sexual activity has resulted in the arrests of 21 accused child predators -- including three individuals from Hamilton Township. New ...

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TRENTON – Acting Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin announced on Wednesday a $141 million settlement with the financial software company Intuit Inc. that resolves a multi-state investigation into claims Intuit misled consumers into paying for online tax preparation services instead of using the ...

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TRENTON, NJ --Through a partnership with Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care (RUBHC), the New Jersey State Parole Board has earned a $3.238 million federal grant to provide support for peer recovery support services offered under the Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Bordentown Township Police Chief Brian Pesce has pleaded not guilty after being arrested for suspected drunk driving and leaving the scene of an accident in Hamilton Township last week. The Hamilton Township Police Division told TAPinto that officers were dispatched to the ...

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NEWARK, NJ—The FBI Newark Field Office is seeing an increase in reports of sextortion involving teenaged boys and wants parents and guardians to be on alert. Sextortion is an online crime that typically begins with contact through social media or another online platform, such as a gaming site.

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TRENTON, NJ -- The property manager at a Hamilton Township apartment complex has been indicted with embezzlement and money laundering after allegedly stealing more than $1 million from the property's CO-OP, according to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri. On April 1, a Mercer County grand ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Flanked by members of the Mercer County Homicide Task Force, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri announced charges in the fatal shooting of nine-year-old Sequoya Bacon-Jones while she was playing in a Trenton courtyard on Friday night. According to Onofri, an argument broke out ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A Philadelphia man who attended a party in Hamilton Township has been arrested for reportedly posing as a United States Federal Immigration Officer and making false claims before stealing from several victims.  According to the Hamilton Township Police, on January 21 the man, ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- An employee at the Walmart located in Hamilton Marketplace was arrested while at work recently on charges of possession and distribution of child pornography.  According to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri, Kevin Pearsall, 30, of Trenton, was arrested following an ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A Hamilton Township man, Michael Magliozzo, 41, could spend more than a decade in jail after Mercer County investigators found more than 100 pictures of a young girl he knew and children's underwear in his home.  Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri announced the arrest on ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A two-month investigation into narcotics distribution around Trenton has culminated with the arrest of one man in possession of three kilograms of cocaine and more than $195,000 in cash according to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri. In the early Friday morning hours of ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A Hamilton man is the second person to be charged in connection with a summer shooting of Herberth Ramirez-Pimentel, 37, Trenton. According to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri, Trenton police officers responded to Ditmar Alley around 4:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 19, 2021 ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- An Illinois man was arrested on Thursday following a two-month investigation into narcotics distribution in the Trenton area, according to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri. In a statement Onofri said that a surveillance in a parking lot on Route 130 in Hamilton Township.led ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A Mercer County man who grew up in Hamilton Township and now lives in Ewing, faces prison time for his role in the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.  According to court documents and as reported elsewhere, Thomas Baranyi gave a television interview on January 6 in which he ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A resident of the Joint Base was arrested on Tuesday on charges that he distributed images and a video depicting child sexual abuse, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced.  Brian J. Crann, 37, of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JBMDL), was charged by criminal complaint with one ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A plan to build a warehouse in a residential area of Hamilton Township that was denied is heading to court.  In a move that Kuser Road Developments, LLC called unlawful, The proposed warehouse was denied in September 2021 by the Hamilton Township Planning Board in a unanimous ...

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TRENTON, NJ —The New Jersey State Parole Board is now accepting applications for individuals seeking a new career working with former offenders to successfully re-assimilate into the community.  In December, the Board welcomed 15 parole officer recruits to their ranks.  Four of these officers ...

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NEWARK, NJ – A Hamilton man was among 11 that were charged in federal court with conspiracy to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin, 400 grams or more of fentanyl, and 280 grams or more of crack at a Newark residential building from July 2020 through June 2021, according to U.S. Attorney ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- The New Jersey State Parole Board ranks have grown to protect communities and help assist parolees re-assimilate back into society with the recent swearing in of 15 parole officer recruits who took their oath of office after graduating from the New Jersey National Guard Training ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — A well-known physician who formerly treated patients at Bordentown Family Practice - Dr. Morris "Moishe" Starkman -- is now facing 21 counts of narcotics distribution and fraud charges for illegally prescribing 1.4 million doses of highly-addictive opioid pills out of his ...

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PHILADELPHIA, PA — Scammers don’t take a holiday, unfortunately, and the top thing on their list right now is stealing people’s hard-earned money. The Federal Bureau of Investigation's (FBI) Philadelphia Office is reminding the public to be vigilant about seasonal shopping scams. The two most ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- The Mercer County Narcotics Task Force seized the largest haul of pre-packaged heroin in Mercer County history -- approximately $1.15 million of heroin -- as well as $50,000 in cocaine on Monday, official announced. According to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri, ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A 16-year-old Hamiltonian was arrested in Georgia on December 8 by the U.S. Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force in connection with the September shooting of two teenage girls in Trenton.   According to the office of Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ – Veterans who may have been discharged from the military under less than honorable circumstances may now have an opportunity to clear their records, and be eligible for important benefits, thanks to a new partnership between The New Jersey Reentry Corporation (NJRC) and the ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker (both D-N.J.) applauded the passage of the Daniel Anderl Judicial Security and Privacy Act of 2021 by the Senate Judiciary Committee last week. The legislation comes after the targeted attack on the home of U.S. District Court Judge ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- The chief lending officer for a New Jersey bank will be heading to jail after pleading guilty of knowingly and fraudulently applying for a $5 million Small Business Administration (SBA) loan for a Robbinsville Township business.  According to U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig's ...

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