Law & Justice

October 11, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Tyrone Harrison attended Ohio State University, and played on the school's football team. Originally from Highland Park, Harrison graduated college and became a special education teacher in New Brunswick, and then a vice principal. "He was a man with a large stature, but he ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - A 53-year-old Raritan Borough man has pleaded guilty to two counts of murder and faces a minimum mandatory term of 30 years imprisonment and a maximum term of 75 years imprisonment on each murder count with sentencing scheduled for Nov. 16. Ramon Cadiz, 53 of First Avenue, ...

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  NEWARK, NJ - Eric. S. Komar a Hillsborough resident, music teacher and singer/songwriter who performed for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide  was sentenced Tuesday to 82 months in prison for receiving images of child sexual abuse, according to ...

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 SOMERVILLE, NJ – Laura Gonzalez, of Paramus has been found guilty of 2nd degree endangering the welfare of a child and simple assault, a disorderly person’s offense.  The guilty verdicts were returned by a petit jury after a trial in New Jersey Superior Court before the Honorable Angela ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Daniel Rivera, a Hillsborough resident and a former registered investment advisor was arrested Wednesday on charges stemming from an investment fraud targeting elderly investors, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito. The 48-year-old suspect was indicted by a federal grand jury ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – A Clinton Township attorney has been indicted by a Hunterdon County Grand Jury. Walter N. Wilson, 63, was charged with two counts of third-degree misapplication of entrusted property, according to a press release from Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III. Wilson ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ.- A Somerset County Jury has found Michael Washington, 28, of Paterson, guilty in connection with the Oct. 16, 2017, Bound Brook fatal shooting of William Roberts, 27, of Center Street, Somerville. Washington was found guilty of first degree aggravated manslaughter as a lesser ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Five individuals including a Hillsborough resident  were sentenced Friday for bribing doctors in exchange for test referrals as part of a long-running and elaborate scheme operated by Biodiagnostic Laboratory Services LLC (BLS), of Parsippany, its president and numerous associates, ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Francesco Taddeo, who had been serving as public defender in Joint Court for Hillsborough, Montgomery and Manville, has been appointed Municipal Judge. The Township Committee made the appointment at its Feb. 13 meeting. Taddeo replaces Judge John Richardson, who recently ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office will be on the look out for drunk and distracted drivers on Super Bowl Sunday. Game time is 6:40 p.m., with the Philadelphia Eagles playing the New England Patriots. Millions are expected to watch Super Bowl LII at bars and restaurants and ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - An investigation by the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office has concluded an off-duty Franklin Township police officer was justified in shooting an intruder inside his Manville home, authorities said Monday. The Somerset County Prosecutor's Office (SCPO) determined a grand jury ...

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HIGHLAND PARK, NJ - Police are investigating the vandalism and ransacking of two homes of Indonesian immigrants seeking sanctuary in the Reformed Church of Highland Park, Rev. Seth Kaper-Dale confirmed Saturday. Harry Pangemanan, who’s been using the church as a sanctuary since Thursday, said ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A former fire commissioner for Franklin Township could spend as many as 30 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of a sex crimes spree. Thomas Canales, 39 of Franklin Township, was found guilty of seven counts by a jury, including sexual assault and endangering the ...

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TRENTON, NJ - A former Rutgers student has pleaded guilty to his involvement in a series of cyber attacks against the Rutgers University computer network, which left the internet crippled for days at a time, according to the US Department of Justice. Paras Jha, 21, of Fanwood, faces up to 10 ...

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  SOMERVILLE, NJ – Amie Marroccelli, 44, twice convicted of 2nd Degree Vehicular Homicide in the death of a motorist on Route 78 in 2010, will be sentenced Friday, Dec. 15 before Judge Robert Reed at 9 a.m. in the Somerset County Courthouse. The Union Township woman was found guilty of the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Somerset Hills and the Central Jersey Community Coalition hosted a dialogue recently which addressed the issues facing those involved with the modern American criminal justice system. The event was organized by Caroline Hann, who is a ...

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  SOMERSET, NJ - A state board temporarily suspended a local pain doctor’s license for allegedly calling a client "drug addict", waving a knife in the air with a room full of patients, and other inappropriate behavior, according to court documents. On Oct. 27, Franklin Township Police ...

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