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Morris County Prosecutor Commends Two Employees for Hard Work and Dedication

June 19, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Hard work, dedication and years of service do not go unnoticed at the Morris County Prosecutor's Office.

On Monday, June 18, Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp presented Donna M. Grady and Julian Lockett Hill, Jr.  two Morris County Prosecutor’s Office employees with commendations.

Grady was presented with a Distinguished Service Award for celebrating her ...

Four Scholarships Available Through the Morris County Prosecutor's Association

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Four scholarship opportunities are available thanks to the County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey. They are the Oscar W. Rittenhouse, The Andrew K Ruotolo, Jr., The Harris Y. Cotton and the John H. Stamler Memorial Scholarships. The association annually awards scholarships to law students, college and graduate students.

Each scholarship is a one-year grant in the ...

Morristown Resident Admits to Bribery Scheme Involving Government Contract

NEWARK, N.J. – A civilian employee at Picatinny Arsenal today admitted his role in a scheme that traded bribes and other gratuities for favorable treatment on government contracts, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced.

Joseph Gooch, 60, of Morristown, New Jersey, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge John Vazquez in Newark federal court to an information charging him with ...

Vehicular Homicide Charges for Driver of Paramus School Bus

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The driver of a school bus involved in a crash on Route 80 last week that killed two people faces two counts of second-degree vehicular homicide/death by auto, it was announced today.

The driver, Hudy Muldrow, 77, of Woodland Park, attempted to make an illegal U-Turn on the highway in an attempt to find his way to Waterloo Village, the planned destination of the bus that was ...

5 Morristown Residents Sworn In as Advocates for Abused and Neglected Children

Morristown, NJ— Morristown residents Paula Davidoff, Frank Mertz, Anita Charette, Jessica Fiddes, and Krisann Henry were among a group of volunteers sworn in as Court Appointed Special Advocates who will advocate for the best interests of children who have been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect or abandonment.

On May 17, 2018  The Honorable Michael P. Wright swore ...

Five Former Salesmen For Morris County Clinical Lab Sentenced For Bribing Doctors In $100 Million Test Referral Scheme

NEWARK, N.J. – Five individuals were sentenced today for bribing doctors in exchange for test referrals as part of a long-running and elaborate scheme operated by Biodiagnostic Laboratory Services LLC (BLS), of Parsippany, New Jersey, its president and numerous associates, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced.

Doug Hurley, 38, of Hillsborough, New Jersey, and Kevin Kerekes, 52, of ...

Morristown Jury Finds Man Guilty of Possession with Intent to Distribute

New York Man Found Guilty of Possession with the Intent to Distribute One Kilogram of Cocaine

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A Morris County jury found Juan E. Liranzo (age 33) of Bayside, New York guilty of one count of first-degree Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance with the Intent to Distribute (cocaine), one count of second-degree Conspiracy to Possess a Controlled Dangerous Substance ...

New Unit Created to Protect Data Privacy of New Jersey Residents

TRENTON – Responding to growing threats to the online privacy of New Jersey’s residents, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced plans  to create a new civil enforcement unit, known as the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity (DPC) Section, within his office.

The new DPC Section will be housed within the Division of Law’s Affirmative Civil Enforcement Practice ...

Freiman/Zwicker Bill Raises Age to Buy Shotguns, Rifles in New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ -  Central New Jersey Assemblymen Roy Freiman (D-16th) and Andrew Zwicker (D-16th) have introduced a bill to raise the minimum age to buy rifles and shotguns in New Jersey.

Under current law, handguns cannot be sold to anyone under 21 although licensed gun dealers in the state are allowed to sell rifles and shotguns to buyers as young as 18.

Freiman and Zwicker’s bill ...

Local Law Firms, Schools, and Businesses Support Advocacy for Abused and Neglected Children; “Go Blue” event raises funds for CASA

Morristown, NJ, May 2, 2018—Last month, Court Appointed Special Advocates of Morris and Sussex Counties partnered with local school districts, law firms, and businesses in Morris and Sussex Counties for its annual “Go Blue for CASA” fundraiser.

In an effort to raise awareness for children in foster care, NJ’s Governor Phil Murphy designated Friday, April 6th, as ...

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