Category: Crime

O’Scanlon scolds Murphy for “astounding” response to sexual harassment report

HOLMDEL, N.J. – This week, Governor Phil Murphy opined that he found a widely-discussed NJ.com report on sexual harassment in the New Jersey governmental and political sectors to be “shocking,” a curious reaction which drew disbelief from anyone familiar with Read More

N.J. Attorney General charges five in “old-school” bribery case including former Assemblyman

TRENTON, N.J. – The incumbent Jersey City School Board and a former Assemblyman stand accused of accepting bribes according to a Thursday morning announcement from the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office. According to the AG press release… – “The five Read More

N.J. Senate follows Assembly, advances illegal alien driver’s license bill

TRENTON, N.J. – The New Jersey Senate Transportation Committee passed S-3229 on Thursday, setting both chambers of the legislature up for a floor vote on illegal alien driver’s licenses sometime before mid-January.  The Assembly Judiciary Committee passed the companion bill Read More

PBA blasts NJ.com for analyzing slain Jersey City detective’s “use of force” history

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – By all accounts, Detective Joseph Seals was a heroic cop who had a meritorious career. Then the 39-year-old married father of five was killed on Tuesday in a shooting that ultimately resulted in six deaths including Read More

ICE busts six in N.J. accused of massive telemarketing scheme aimed at the elderly

NEWARK, N.J. – ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New York’s El Dorado Task Force announced last week that it had intercepted and broken up a criminal organization that preyed on the elderly; six of the national scam’s alleged perpetrators reside Read More

South Jersey Republican mayor heroically helps apprehend alleged burglar

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. – Leading a town of nearly 40,000 residents and running for reelection is enough work for almost everyone, but the incumbent Mayor of Galloway Township – Anthony “Tony” Coppola, Jr. (R) – still found time on Wednesday Read More

Downey’s Inaction Puts Sick Kids At Risk Of Sexual Assault | Gallagher

By Art Gallagher _ Assemblywoman Joann Downey, the Chairwoman of the Human Services Committee, has buried a bill in her committee that would require psychiatric health care facilities to provide 24 hour per day monitoring of children under their supervision, according Read More