Law & Justice

Madison Firefighter’s Wife Embezzled Over $11K

Credits: B. Cramer

MADISON, NJ - The Alternative Press of Madison has been informed that over the course of five years, Susan Russo, 48, of Madison and also the wife of a Madison volunteer firefighter, embezzled over $11,000 from the Madison Borough Fire Department.  She was charged by police in May.

Russo coordinated convention room reservations for fire department members and was investigated on the methods she used in the payment process of same.  From 2007 to 2012 Russo kept remaining monies which were due to members throughout that entire time period.

Russo has now repaid the money.  Yesterday, she was admitted into the Pretrial Intervention Program where she’ll serve 18 months of probation and 30 hours of community service. Should she complete intervention, the charges will be dropped.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


Madison Area YMCA TOGETHERHOOD Committee Enjoys Super Bowl with Cheshire Home Residents

February 18, 2018

The Madison Area YMCA’s TOGETHERHOOD committee enjoyed a Super Bowl party on game day with residents at Cheshire Home, a provider of residential and rehabilitative services to young adults with spinal cord injuries or neurological impairments. Cheshire Home is located in Florham Park.

TOGETHERHOOD, the Y’s Signature Program for Social Responsibility, empowers members to plan ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 12

On this week’s episode of AtlantiCast, decade of excellence makes headlines, as Atlantic Health’s place on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For List leads off the newest episode of AtlantiCast. Also on this week’s show, check out the newest “hybrid” operating room at Morristown Medical Center and find out how Atlantic Health is helping local ...

AtlantiCast Medical Minute: Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center

On this episode of the AtlantiCast Medical Minute, we’ll take you inside the Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, with the center’s director, Jason Lowenstein, MD.

Video Link:

AtlantiCast Episode 011

Breaking Atlantic Health System news on this week’s AtlantiCast! Plus, find out why Morristown Medical Center is one of the best hospitals in the nation when it comes to recovering from joint surgery, see the newest center for fighting brain cancer and an Atlantic Health System red-carpet premiere!


Upcoming Events


Sat, March 17, 11:00 AM

Museum of Early Trades & Crafts, Madison

Can a Leprechaun Be Caught?

Arts & Entertainment Education