Law & Justice

July 9, 2019

FAIRFIELD, NJ — A 32-year-old Fairfield man who attempted to flee from a member of the Passaic County Sheriff’s Office while in Paterson gave up after tripping and running out of breath, according to Paterson Sheriff Richard Berdnik. According to Berdnik, the incident began at about 10 a.m. on ...

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NEWARK, NJ — A 29-year-old West Caldwell resident has been arrested and charged with second degree endangering the welfare of a child for possessing more than 1,000 items depicting the sexual abuse and exploitation of children, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF, a member of the Livingston-based accounting firm Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, was recently featured on “CBS News” during a segment about the recent change in the alimony tax law. Under the new federal law as of Jan. 1, alimony is no longer ...

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NEWARK, NJ – The Essex County Prosecutors Office held a press conference Wednesday afternoon announcing that the Montclair attorney accused of killing his live-in girlfriend on October 23, has been captured in Cuba.  James R. Ray, III, 55, is charged with killing the mother of his child, ...

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NEWARK, N.J. – David Lutter, 69, of Verona was sentenced to 22 months in prison on Friday for possessing three guns as a previously convicted felon, including a replica Thompson submachine gun that he modified into a working automatic firearm. Lutter plead guilty in July before U.S. District ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Members of the local community are expressing their outrage over racist, anti-Semitic and vulgar graffiti that was spray-painted on the outside of Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School sometime before the weekend began.  Pictures of the messages spread rapidly over ...

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NEWARK, NJ – A 47-year-old Caldwell man has been arrested and charged with "possession of assault weapons and drug paraphernalia," according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens II. A narcotics-related search warrant of Paul Aguilar’s home on Hatfield Street in Caldwell was ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — Fairfield resident and special police officer Nicholas Sierchio was honored on Monday by the police department and township council for his 38 years of service to the township in a variety of different capacities. Sierchio assisted the police department in 1980 when he joined the ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ – A moving company located on Commerce Road in Fairfield was one of 29 named by the state as the target of a statewide sting operation into unlicensed movers. According to state Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and the state Division of Consumer Affairs (DCA), the Fairfield company, ...

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