Law & Justice

September 14, 2019

PRINCETON, NJ  -- After a weeklong investigation conducted by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force, Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri announced the arrest of one man and the seizure of a sizeable amount of marijuana and cash. Onofri stated that task force officers executed a search warrant at the ...

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PRINCETON, NJ -- A Princeton Township supervisor and an Edison-based contractor are now facing criminal charges in connection with an illegal dumping and bribery scheme.  Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri announced on Friday that the owner of a construction company has been charged with ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Mayor Kelly Yaede is facing criminal charges in connection with this year's primary campaign during which expunged records of her primary challenger, David Henderson, were allegedly illegally released to the public.   On Tuesday, the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Police are seeking information in connection with an armed robbery that took place early Tuesday morning at the Delta Gas Station located at 1406 Chambers Street.   Hamilton Township Police responded to the call at approximately 12:44 a.m and were told by the gas station ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Police responded to a call of suspicious activity at 4:00am Tuesday morning at the Pantry One Food Store.   The caller indicated that a subject allegedly was attempting to enter a side door of the business located at 2013 Hamilton Avenue which was closed at the ...

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TRENTON, NJ  - The practice of leasing a dog or cat as a family pet is now illegal in the State of New Jersey after Governor Phil Murphy’s signing of recently passed legislation into law. At the same time, Murphy signed a second bill making the ownership, possession, purchase, sale, or ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Police Department is seeking the public's help in an on-going investigation that sent a pedestrian to the hospital with serious injuries.  On Monday, August 6 at approximately 9:06pm, Richard Burns, 58, Hamilton, was crossing Nottingham Way near Chawalla ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Senator Linday Greenstein joined Senators Bob Smith, Patrick Diegnan, and  Joseph Vitale, in calling for an immediate investigation into Middlesex County Superior Court Judge Marcia Silva and her removal from the bench. The Senators submitted a formal complaint to the Advisory ...

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RICHMOND, VA --  Hamilton resident and former State Senator Bill Baroni will leave prison pending bail following an opinion delivered on Monday by United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit Judge Susan Wigenton.  The decision comes just days after the United State Supreme Court ...

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NEWARK, NJ - U.S Sen. Cory Booker has promised to initiate clemency for more than 17,000 nonviolent drug offenders in federal prison on day one of his presidency, should he be elected. Booker, a former mayor and councilman of Newark, today outlined his Restoring Justice Initiative. It would ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  Before an emotional crowd of family, classmates, and elected leaders, Governor Phil Murphy signed "Sami's Law" on Thursday. The new law is named after Samantha Josephson, a Robbinsville resident who was brutally murdered in March while attending college in South Carolina, ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Members of both the New Jersey State Senate and General Assembly offered their unanimous support the Ride-Sharing Safety Act, also known as Sami’s Law. Under the proposed law, a transportation network company (TNC), commonly considered a ride sharing service, would provide every ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Judge Mitzy Galis-Menendez orderd Scott Hahn, the man responsible for the 2016 deaths of Bayonne resident Timothy O’Donnell, and his daughter Bridget, to serve 37 years in prison on Thursday. As she was during the two week trial that found Hahn guilty on all six counts related ...

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TRENTON, NJ - In a moving and somber hearing on Thursday, state lawmakers listened to the testimony of grieving parents, community officials, and industry representatives on the need to implement safeguards for those using ride sharing services such as Uber and Lyft.   With his wife Marci at his ...

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