Caldwell Man Arrested for February Murder

March 8, 2017

NEWARK, NJ - An 18-year-old Caldwell resident has been arrested in connection with the murder of his cousin last month.

Jose Lazaro Gonzalez, 18, of Caldwell, has been charged with murder, possession of a weapon, and possession for unlawful purpose in the killing of 27-year-old Marvin Lazaro on Feb. 26, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Caldwell Police Chief ...

Charges Against Lieutenant Disputed Amidst Ongoing Lawsuit with Borough of Caldwell

CALDWELL, NJ — A public hearing recently held in Caldwell was the newest development in an ongoing legal battle between the Borough of Caldwell and Lt. Michael Geary, in which Chief of Police James Bongiorno and Detective Sgt. Brad Palatucci testified that Lt. Geary was insubordinate to a direct order related to an incident that occurred in August.

Lt. Geary, who previously filed a ...

Former President of Essex County Sheriff’s PBA Charged With Theft

NEWARK, NJ - The former president of the Essex County Sheriff’s Officers PBA Local 183, Christopher Tyminski, was recently arrested for using a PBA-issued credit card to pay for more than $14,000 in repairs to his personal vehicle, according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.

None of the allegations involve Tyminski’s official capacity within the Essex ...

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