Law & Justice

August 31, 2019

ELIZABETH, NJ - A formerly Summit-based pediatric gastroenterologist, who was arrested earlier this year and charged with sexually assaulting one of his patients on numerous occasions, now has been criminally charged in connection with similar alleged incidents involving two additional patients, ...

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PATERSON, NJ - A collaborative effort between state and local law enforcement authorities has dealt a blow to the Paterson drug trade, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced on Thursday. According to a statement the investigation, known as Operation 4K, focused on a heroin and ...

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KENILWORTH NJ - The Department of Public Works has cut the grass and is currently performing general maintenance on the front end of the Blackthorn Restaurant and Irish Pub located at 651 North Michigan Avenue. The deadline for the Blackthorn to clean up the property was extended by a week, but ...

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KENILWORTH NJ - The Department of Public Works is set to cut the grass and perform general maintenance on the front end of the Blackthorn Restaurant and Irish Pub located at 651 North Michigan Avenue. The dates are still to be determined according to superintendent Joe Kania. The deadline for the ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — A Westfield man who admitted to embezzling more than $60,000 from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America could face up to two decades in prison, federal authorities announced. George Papadakos, 52, of Westfield, the former finance director of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Detectives in Henderson, Nevada, have identified a 25-year-old man wanted in the murder of a priest who once worked at a church in Westfield then was later “credibly accused” of sex abuse. Authorities issued a warrant for the arrest of Derrick Mitchell Decoste in connection with ...

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