Law & Justice

May 31, 2020

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The following is a statement from Mayor Frank McGehee:   I am upset I am sad I am angry I am frustrated I am tired and I am done. This is how I feel about the recent events that have happened to my fellow brothers and sisters. I was sick watching George Floyd die ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The following is an announcement from Maplewood Police Department Chief Jim DuVaul concerning the attempted carjacking on Oakland Road: The Maplewood Police Department is pleased to report an arrest has been made related to an Attempted Carjacking that occurred in our Township ...

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TRENTON, NJ — During the New Jersey State Parole Board’s recent monthly meeting, board members congratulated four interns who participated in the agency’s fall internship program which is aimed at providing meaningful, real-world, work-learning experiences for qualified college students and ...

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Newark, NJ — Former Columbia High School teacher Nicole Dufault, 40, has entered a guilty plea before the Honorable Michael L. Ravin, Judge of the Superior, to three counts of aggravated criminal sexual contact. The guilty plea was entered as jury selection was underway today, Jan. 23. Under the ...

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TRENTON, NJ, — The Anti-Defamation League and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People announced a new partnership yesterday, Jan. 9, to jointly combat all forms of hate and bigotry in New Jersey. This renewed commitment comes on the heels of an escalation in hate and bias ...

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TWO NEW JERSEY MEN SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR PHONY DEBT ELIMINATION SCHEME NEWARK, N.J. – Two New Jersey men were sentenced yesterday, Jan. 7, to prison terms for their respective roles in using phony monetary instruments to obtain luxury vehicles and other high value items; one of the defendants ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – Former Diocese of Newark Bishop Theodore Cardinal McCarrick sexually harassed Seton Hall University seminarians during his time with the Diocese, according an independent report released by the University’s Board of Regents on Tuesday afternoon. Patrick M. Murray, Chairman of ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Township officials signed a brief supporting LGBTQ rights for three U.S. workers who were either fired or let go from their jobs because of their sexual orientation. The cases concern three plaintiffs: Gerald Lynn Bostock, who was fired from his job as a court child welfare ...

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NEWARK, N.J. – Two men including a man from Maplewood were found guilty in federal court on Thursday in a scheme to buy luxury cars with fraudulent bank checks, authorities said. Daniel D. Dxrams, 40, of Maplewood, was convicted for his role in a scheme to fraudulently pay off a Rolls Royce, ...

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