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Shelter Dog Finds New Purpose as Morris County Sheriff's Bomb Sniffer

October 15, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – Many dogs who are surrendered to the animal shelter not once, but twice, don’t get another chance, but Boomer not only got a second chance – he is helping Morris County residents in an important way.

After 14 weeks of training, Boomer is now a certified Morris County Sheriff’s Office bomb sniffing dog.  His handler, Detective Michael Carbone, put ...

County Prosecutor Association Announces 4 Scholarship Recipients

TRENTON, NJ - The Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp has announced that the County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey (CPANJ) has announced  the recipients winners of this years scholarship awards. Knapp is also the CPANJ President.

The association awards scholarships to current college, graduate and law students.  

“On behalf of the County ...

Morristown Judge Sentences Lincoln Park Man to Five Years in Prison for Distributing Child Pornography

MORRISTOWN, NJ  –Zachary S. Brawer, 32, of Lincoln Park, N.J., was sentenced to five years in prison, including 20 months of parole ineligibility, by Superior Court Judge Thomas J. Critchley Jr. in Morris County for distributing child pornography on the internet, said Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal in a press release. Brawer was arrested last year in the mulit-agency child  ...

Morris County Assistant Prosecutor Robert Preziosi Promoted to Rank of Major in United States Army

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp and Chief of Investigations Stephen F. Wilson, Jr., are pleased to congratulate Assistant Prosecutor Robert Preziosi on his recent promotion to the rank of Major in the United States Army Reserve. The promotion ceremony was held on September 7, 2018 at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York.

While working as an ...

Morris County Prosecutor Announces Prison Sentence for Kinnelon Man Who Plead Guilty on Weapon and Drug Charges

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announced a six year prison sentence for a Kinnelon man on weapon and drug charges.

Richard Spielman entered guilty pleas to first degree Maintenance of a Controlled Dangerous Substance Production Facility and Second Degree Unlawful Possession of a Machine Gun. As part of the plea agreement, Spielman forfeited nearly $6800 ...

Teens Explore Careers in Law Enforcement at Morris County Sheriff's Office

Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon invites all interested students, ages 14-20, to see what Police Exploring is all about. 

Law Enforcement Exploring offers members access to varying dimensions of the criminal justice and corrections vocations through experiential learning.  Exploring also allows students to interact with the public while serving at community events.

Police ...

Hackensack School Business Administrator Resigns, Faces Charges from Morris Prosecutor's Office

HACKENSACK, NJ -- School Business Administrator Adrian Pollio has resigned from her position effective immediately and is facing criminal charges, district officials confirmed today. School board members were notified earlier today by Acting Superintendent Rosemary Marks that Pollio was "processed and charged by the Morris County Prosecutor's Office with a Third ...


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