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38 Parents Arrested for Delinquent Child Support Payments

November 13, 2018

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Somerset County Sheriff's officers made 38 arrests over a three-day period in an effort to collect delinquent child support payments.

Somerset County Sheriff Frank J. Provenzano said the sweep occurred Oct. 23-25 and involved 41 Sheriff's Officers, operating in teams, who served outstanding warrants and made arrests. Those arrested owed a combined total of almost ...

Hillsborough Police Ask for Help Tracking Down Naked Peeping Tom

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Police are seeking help from the public to identify a "Peeping Tom" who has exposed himself and been sighted naked in the vicinity of residents' homes.

Four sightings have been reported since July 31; police say it is the same person in at least two of those incidents.

The most recent incident occurred Nov. 1, 2018 at 7 p.m. when a resident of Meadowbrook ...

Son Charged with Killing Mother; Body Discovered Inside Home They Shared



FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ – A 60-year-old township man has been charged with murdering his 82-year-old mother, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.

Dalton Chiscolm Jr., of Haverhill Place, Somerset, is charged with First Degree Murder in the death of his mother, Roberta Ann Taylor, 82, with whom the suspect lived, Robertson said.

Robertson ...

Hillsborough Police Link 2 of 4 Reports of Man Exposing Himself

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  - Township police continue their investigation in to four separate reports of a naked man exposing himself outside residences throughout the township.

Police confirmed an incident that occurred on Sept. 14 involves the same man as the most recent incident, which occurred Thursday, Nov. 1.

Tuesday’s  incident occurred in the back yard of a residence on ...

Piscataway: Rutgers Student Faces Charges in Murder Plot

PISCATAWAY, NJ – Township resident Izaia Bullock, 22 was arrested on Tuesday and charged with attempted murder and conspiracy for plotting to kill the family members of an acquaintance, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey.

Bullock, a student at Rutgers University and member of the football team, was charged after investigators determined that on Oct. 29 he initiated ...

Hillsborough Man Charged in Multiple Bank Robberies





SOMERVILLE, NJ – A 52-year-old Hillsborough man has been charged with at least three bank robberies in central New Jersey over the past month, and may face additional charges as a police investigation continues in adjoining counties and ...

Hillsborough Resident Arrested for Tampering with Political Sign

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Police have arrested township resident Richard Jensen for tampering with a political sign.

The incident occurred on Thursday, Oct. 25 in the area of Roycebook Road and Burnet Lane, according to Chief Darren Powell.

Jensen, 62, faces charges of theft of moveable property. The lawn sign that was tampered with was for Republican Township Committee candidates Councilman Shawn ...

Police Seek Help Identifying Bank Robbery Suspect

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Township Police and the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office are asking the public for assistance identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a bank robbery at the Peapack-Gladstone Bank on East Main Street, Oct. 23.

Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson provided the following account:

Police department received a call at 12:10 p.m. reporting the ...

Police Vow Crackdown on Underage Drinking at Far Hills Race Meeting

FAR HILLS, NJ – State, County and local law enforcement agencies plan a coordinated crackdown on underage drinking at Saturday's Far Hills Race Meeting.

Police will conduct identification checks of underage individuals suspected of drinking alcoholic beverages on the race grounds. Those individuals that are identified as underage will be taken into custody, charged and ultimately ...

Somerville Firefighters, First Responders Turn Out for Inspection

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Members of the Borough Council, former Mayor Brian Gallagher and Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter, escorted by the officers of the borough’s fire department and accompanied by drummers from the Somerset County Police Pipes & Drums and Somerville Middle School Band, filed alongside dozens of firefighters and rescue squad members Saturday afternoon at the borough’s ...


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