Law & Justice

February 19, 2020

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Investigators earlier this week dismantled a Scotch Plains puppy mill being illegally run out of a private residence, resulting in more than 130 animals being rescued and transferred to more than a dozen local shelters, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo and ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ — Matthew T. Toriello’s opioid addiction followed a pattern that has become too common. To ease pain from a back injury, Toriello started taking a prescription painkiller six-and-a-half years ago, his father, John Toriello, said. It led to an opioid addiction that in June 2019 ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Union County Prosecutor's Office, as detailed in a news release issued by the City of Summit, has charged former City of Summit Department of Community Programs assistant director James Colucci, Jr. with two counts of theft by deception in the third degree and one count of ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ - A Union County jury has returned a guilty verdict against the Hillside man charged with killing his girlfriend following an argument a little more than three years ago, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo and Hillside Police Chief Vincent Ricciardi jointly announced ...

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