Law & Justice

December 24, 2018

FREEHOLD, NJ — Persons convicted of driving while intoxicated in Monmouth County between 2008 and 2016— whose breath tests may have been mishandled — are being informed that they can take steps to find out whether their cases can be dismissed. In a December 20 letter, the Monmouth County ...

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TRENTON, NJ – After hearing from communities and all potential stakeholders throughout New Jersey, the Assembly Appropriations Committee Monday approved a measure that would set new, unprecedented regulation in the state for the possession, personal use, and sale of cannabis. Currently Colorado, ...

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    NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A Somerset County Grand Jury has indicted five men and one women for the murder of Nelson Noe Garcia-Lopez, 24 of North Plainfield, according to:Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson. The indictments for murder and related crimes were returned on Nov.

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - A former Raritan resident convicted of killing a mother and her daughter in 2015 has been sentenced to two consecutive life terms, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson. Ramon Cadiz, 54, formerly of First Avenue, was sentenced on Nov. 9 to two consecutive ...

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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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