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Law & Justice

April 20, 2022

  ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle Mayor Donald Shaw and Police Chief Stacy Williams released separate statements regarding an incident that occurred over the weekend that left one victim wounded.  Roselle Police responded to a report of shots fired near Sheridan and 7th at about 10:26 p.m. on the ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Troy Edwards (53) of Roselle was charged with second-degree leaving the scene of a crash that resulted in the death of Robert Tucker Jr, 60, of Hillside. Edwards was also charged with third-degree leaving the scene of a crash for the serious, but nonlife-threatening injuries to the ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Two men are facing a number of federal charges, accused of stealing checks and using the stolen checks to defraud banks. Nasir Johnson, from Hillside, and Baba Diakite, from East Orange, are charged with bank fraud conspiracy, conspiracy to commit mail theft and possess stolen mail ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ — A veteran East Orange Police Officer has been indicted by a Union County grand jury on 16-counts of sexual crimes against four children. 61-year-old Edward Giles, formerly of Roselle, is a 30-year veteran of the department.  He served as a community resource officer and youth ...

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NEWARK, NJ – A Union County man on Wednesday was sentenced to 85 months in prison for carjacking an Uber driver in Newark, authorities announced. Rakeem McNair, 22, of Roselle, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Madeline Cox Arleo to an information charging him with one count of ...

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NEWARK, NJ — A Roselle man was sentenced to 85 months in prison for carjacking an Uber driver two years ago in Newark. 22-year-old Rakeem McNair pleaded guilty in May.  He was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Madeline Cox Arleo. In August 2019, McNair and two other men walked up to the ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — The county has entered into a five-year, $2.6 million contract to send prisoners to Hudson County for substance abuse treatment and reentry program services. The agreement with the Hudson County Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation was approved at the Sept. 23 Board of ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - On Thursday, July 29, 2021, at approximately 8:25 a.m., police officers for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Office of the Inspector General arrested Roselle resident Eric Haye for the possession and sale of fraudulent temporary New Jersey vehicle “Paper Tag” license ...

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NEWARK, NJ – A Newark man on Monday was sentenced to 78 months in prison for his role in a carjacking in which a firearm was brandished, authorities announced.  Raquin Tanner, 25, of Newark, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Madeline Cox Arleo to one count of aiding and ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ — The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Union County Prosecutor’s Office are asking for public assistance in identifying a body found in Elizabeth on June 11, 2020.  According to a press release from June 13, 2020, the deceased was found along railroad tracks off of the ...

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