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Judge Tosses Lawsuit That Blamed Roxbury Cop in Bong Theft Arrest

October 13, 2017

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 case spawned a federal court lawsuit against Roxbury, Roxbury Police ...

Former Roxbury High School Official Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Former Roxbury High School Assistant Principal Roger Schneider - accused of sexual contact with a 15-year-old boy - pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of child abuse, conceding he engaged in horseplay that included slapping the teen's testicles with the back of his hand.

Schneider, of Rockaway Township, entered the plea before state Superior Court Judge ...

Spouse and Mother-in Law of Former Roxbury Woman Charged With Her Murder

POTEAU, OK - Authorities here believe they've solved the 2009 homicide of Jody Rilee Wilson, a former Roxbury resident whose father is a township councilman, according to news reports.

Wilson's husband, Donald Lee Bocephus "Bo" Wilson, is facing charges of first-degree murder and unlawful disposal of a body, said LeFlore County District Attorney Jeffrey Smith at a ...

Roxbury Settles Drug Snitch Lawsuit for $121,000, Denies Wrongdoing

ROXBURY, NJ – The township agreed recently to pay $121,000 to a Rockaway Township woman to settle a federal lawsuit in which she claimed she was falsely arrested after rebuffing the sexual advances of a former Roxbury policeman.

The settlement was far less than the $2 million sought by the woman, Angela Schaeffer, in her 2015 lawsuit, filed by Sparta lawyer Jeffrey Patti. The ...

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