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Newark Men Behind Bars ​for Alleged Connection to New Brunswick Fatal Shooting

November 18, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A suspect arrested in connection with a fatal shooting of a New Brunswick man will remain behind bars for now, after the courts determined he was a public safety threat and flight risk​.​

The suspect, 26-year-old Newark resident Michael Martin, also known as “Maniac,” appeared ​in front of Middlesex County Superior Court Judge Michael A. Toto on November 17 ...

Montclair Attorney Pleads Guilty In Fraud Ring that Bilked Nearly $4 Million from Insurance Carriers

TRENTON – Mark Gertner, of Montclair, has pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal running and is awaiting sentencing in a medical fraud ring that bilked nearly $4 million from insurance carriers, Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor announced Wednesday. He was named along with 5 other defendants.

A former North Jersey chiropractor, ...

Word of the Day: Indict

formally accuse of or charge with a serious crime.

"his former manager was indicted for fraud"

Origin: Middle English endite, indite, from Anglo-Norman French enditer, based on Latin indicere ‘proclaim, appoint,’ from in- ‘toward’ + dicere ‘pronounce, ...

South Orange Dog Sitter Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty After Dog Dies in his Care

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Malcolm Boyer, a South Orange resident, pleaded guilty Wednesday night in South Orange Municipal Court to the charge of animal cruelty after a dog in his care died.

Boyer was hired to care for Kathy and Marc Handelman's two dogs, Frankie and Cooper, in their South Orange house for eight days last April while they were on vacation with their three children. When the ...

Department of Justice: ISIS Sympathizer Arrested in Cranford, Plotting the "Next 9/11" with Two Accomplices

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 concert venues in support of ISIS, according to the Department of Justice.

The three arrested ...

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