Law & Justice

September 20, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A Morristown man was indicted on nine federal charges in connection with the HIzballah's Islamic Jihad Organization, the U.S. Department of Justice announced. Authorities believe the Alexei Saab, also known as Ali Hassan Saab, Alex Saab or Rachid, conducted surveillance of ...

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PLAINSBORO, NJ -- A Lindenwold man was arrested last week and charged with the murder of a 2011 Ridge High School graduate. Carolyn Byington, 26, a former Basking Ridge resident, was found dead in her apartment in June. Byington reportedly went home from her place of work in Princeton on her ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ -- The township recently accepted three requests for proposal for the position of municipal prosecutor with the shared court that the municipality conducts jointly with Bernardsville and Peapack-Gladstone, according to Township Clerk Judith Sullivan. Miles Winder III, the current ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A Far Hills man was sentenced Monday to 84 months in prison for interstate travel to engage in sexual activity with a minor and receipt of images of child sexual abuse, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Stephen Bradley Mell, 53, of Far Hills, pleaded guilty before U.S.

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The Bernards Township Committee this week gave approval to officially work out the details while considering whether the township's municipal court should merge with Bedminster Township, where the combined court system would be based. Township Administrator Pat Monaco said on ...

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NEWARK, NJ – A 20-year-old Basking Ridge man was arrested Wednesday for attempting to provide material support to Hamas, lying on his application to enlist in the U.S. Army and making a threat against pro-Israel supporters. The announcement, made jointly by U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito, ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ -- Judge Katherine Howes took the gavel last week as Bernards municipal judge, officials said, and immediately afterwards the Bernards Township Committee raised the question of whether it might save taxpayers money to merge Bernards Township's municipal court operations with ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - A 28-year-old Basking Ridge resident has been arrested on charges of narcotics distribution. Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of County Detectives John W. Fodor, and Bernards Township Chief of Police Michael Shimsky ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Eric. S. Komar a Hillsborough resident, music teacher and singer/songwriter who performed for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide  was sentenced Tuesday to 82 months in prison for receiving images of child sexual abuse, according to U.S.

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