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West Orange Man Charged with Stealing $700,000 from South Plainfield Company

March 29, 2017

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — A West Orange man has been arrested and charged with stealing approximately $700,000 from the South Plainfield-based company where he served as a bookkeeper, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey and South Plainfield Chief of Police James Parker.

Robert Keith, 46, was charged with credit card theft, money laundering, forgery, theft by unlawful ...

Suspect in Israel Detained in Connection with Calls Threatening JCCs in U.S.

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Multiple news media reported Thursday that law enforcement officials in Israel have detained a Jewish-American teenager in connection with multiple phone threats to Jewish Community Centers (JCC) across the United States.

According to the New York Times, an Israeli judge has ordered the suspect, who has not been charged, to be held until at ...

West Orange Man Found Guilty of Bias Intimidation

NEWARK, NJ – A West Orange man has been guilty of four counts of fourth-degree bias intimidation following a trial before Judge Marysol Rosero of the Superior Court, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray.

According to Assistant Prosecutor Tony Gutierrez, Exampliar Exantus, 47, hurled racial epithets and denigrating comments about the ethnicity and sexual orientation ...

Arrest Made in Connection with 8 JCC Bomb Threats

ST. LOUIS, MO — Police arrested a man in St. Louis Friday morning in connection with bomb threats made to at least eight Jewish Community Centers, according to the United States Department of Justice. According to the Justice Department, Juan Thompson made the threats in a woman’s name in order to harass her.

West Orange police said Friday that there was no information at ...

More Than 200 Attend “Know Your Rights as an Immigrant” Forum in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ – With stronger enforcement of immigration laws being a top priority of the Trump Administration, immigrants in West Orange and beyond need to know their rights more than ever, according to the West Orange Hispanic Foundation (WOHF). In conjunction with the Faith in New Jersey Organization, the WOHF organized a “Know Your Rights as an Immigrant” forum on Sunday ...

Branigan & Associates Officially Joins West Orange Business Community with Ribbon Cutting

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange Mayor Robert Parisi, members of the Downtown West Orange Alliance and members of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce conducted a celebratory ribbon cutting on Friday welcoming Branigan & Associates to the township and wishing the staff luck in their new community.

Branigan & Associates recently relocated from Montclair to 350 Main Street in West ...

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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