Law & Justice

August 1, 2018

NEWARK, NJ – An Oradell, NJ man who had been accused of robbing four banks, a liquor store and the Raceway gas station in Pine Brook pleaded guilty to all six counts of robbery charged against him in federal court on July 25, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito. Joel Robbins, 47, admitted ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Pine Brook-based drug manufacturer Alvogen has won its lawsuit to stay the execution of a convicted murderer in Nevada, charging that the state acquired Alvogen’s drug to perform the execution deceptively, according to an ABC News article. The killer, Scott Raymond Dozier, 47, ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Nearly four years after 19-year-old Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin, a 2013 graduate of Seton Hall Prep, was gunned down on Walker Road in West Orange by a man who recently pled guilty to six charges, including charges of first-degree terrorism and murder, Ali Muhammad Brown was ...

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BUTLER & KINNELON, NJ - A Morris county man was arrested on Sunday resulting from a police investigation into the illegal distribution of narcotics, according to Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp. A  joint investigation conducted by the Butler and Kinnelon Police Departments, the Morris ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A 64-year-old Kenvil man busted last year in an FBI sting today admitted he conspired to extort money by threatening violence, said authorities. The man, Joseph Martinelli, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court, admitting he conspired to commit extortion using threats of force, ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Over the past year, Morris County has seen a rise in the number of car burglaries and stolen vehicles. Morris County Sheriff James Gannon is asking for the public’s help in reducing the statistics in 2018.  Car burglars often go to residential neighborhoods and walk up and ...

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TRENTON, N.J. – The proposed bill to allow school districts with multiple high schools to “co-op” in all sports based on participation or financial issues will not be signed into law by Gov. Chris Christie. Christie will “pocket veto” the bill, by placing it on an “action not taken list” prior ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Arrests have been made in a massive operation that stretched from New Jersey to California, that targeted sex offenders, and persons possessing child pornography was announced today by Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino. Arrests of 79 child predators and child pornography ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A serial criminal, who convinced a 78-year-old Kenvil woman to give him more than $30,000 for roof repairs she didn’t get, was arrested last week by Roxbury police following a dramatic foot chase, police said. The man, Sonny Stanley, 43, of Gutenberg, was charged with obstruction ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Although they later dropped the charges they'd filed against a local youth in 2015 - accusing him of stealing an expensive bong and a lighter from a Ledgewood smoke shop - Roxbury police did not violate the young man’s rights when they made the arrest, a judge recently ruled. The ...

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NEW YORK, NY – The Department of Justice released details of a thwarted terror plot to attack New York City during the summer of 2016 on Friday. Three men, who were arrested in 2016 and 2017, planned to detonate bombs in Times Square and the New York City subway system and shoot civilians at ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Authorities are still hoping somebody will come forward with information about a Montville man who disappeared 33 years ago, they said today. Thursday marks the 33rd anniversary of the disappearance of the man, Edward DuBarry, then in his mid-thirties, from Montville, said the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Hope Wing, a drug and alcohol addiction recovery unit in the Morris County Correctional Facility has opened, stated authorities. Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon along with Morris County Department of Human Services and CARES (Center for Addiction Recovery Education & ...

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