Category: Criminal Justice

Ocean County GOP Chairman George Gilmore indicted on tax evasion charges

Updated 5:19 p.m. TOMS RIVER, N.J. — Ocean County Republican Chairman George Gilmore, an attorney and of counsel for a powerful government affairs firm, has long considered the state’s most powerful unelected GOP power broker. Today? He’s been indicated on federal Read More

Leading N.J. Trump supporter urges police unions to “get out of the bed with the Democrats”

TRENTON, N.J. — The murder of a California police officer, allegedly by a illegal alien suspect, has added more fuel to the already combustible national immigration debate which, at present, has the U.S. federal government in partial shutdown mode. A Read More

Criminal Justice Reform: Christie congratulates frenemy Kushner, Booker can’t say “Trump”

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Criminal justice reform (or at least the first iteration of it) is on its way to President Donald Trump’s desk, and the President is sure to sign. Both he and Jared Kushner were primary forces behind securing Read More

Kerik says Murphy’s magazine ban is “endangering the life of every off duty NJ cop”

NEW YORK, N.Y. — New Jersey’s newly-enacted ban on ammunition magazines holding more than ten rounds has plenty of critics in Second Amendment circles. Some law enforcement boosters are fit to be tied, too. Former NYC Police Commissioner Bernie Kerik took Read More

Trump is reportedly close to an AG decision, and the front-runner isn’t Christie

By The Staff _ Former U.S. attorney general William P. Barr, who served under the late George H. W. Bush, is reportedly President Trump’s leading candidate to succeed Jeff Sessions over at the Justice Department. That’s according to Thursday evening Read More

New report finds ICE was helping N.J. beat MS-13. What happens now, Phil? | ROONEY

By Matt Rooney _ Governor Phil Murphy and his attorney general, Gurbir Grewal, declared New Jersey a ‘sanctuary state” on November 29, 2018, Save Jerseyans. That means New Jersey’s 36,000 law enforcement officials can no longer freely cooperate with federal authorities Read More

It’s official: New Jersey is now a Sanctuary State!

TRENTON, N.J. — It’s official, Save Jerseyans. New Jersey is now a “sanctuary state.” On Thursday, the N.J. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal issued “Directive 2018-6” — the “Immigrant Trust Directive” — providing the following new restrictions for New Jersey’s thousands of Read More

N.J. PBA blasts Advance Media’s ‘report’ on police force

TRENTON, N.J. — A new ‘report’ released Thursday by N.J. Advance Media (the primary content provider for NJ.com) paints a bleak picture of New Jersey police officers and their superiors’ oversight of the use of force. The New Jersey State Policemen’s Read More

Guadagno: Legalizing prostitution would be better than legalizing pot | GALLAGHER

By Art Gallagher _ In an interview with Bill Spadea on NJ101.5 yesterday, former Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno said legalizing prostitution would be less harmful than legalizing recreational marijuana and that doing so would benefit the women who work in the world’s Read More