Tag: sheriff

RESULTS: Somerset GOP loses sheriff’s post but freeholder fight remains tight

SOMERVILLE, N.J. – Democratic challenger Darrin Russo is the sheriff-elect in Somerset County, vanquishing Republican Bill Parenti in a result that’s no surprise to pundits. On the freeholder front? Where control of the board hangs in the balance? Democrat Melanie Read More

Pro-ICE Cape May Sheriff cuts TV ad for Assembly challenger McClellan

By Matt Rooney _ Cape May County incurred the wrath of Phil Murphy for continuing to cooperate with ICE. This week, Cape May’s Sheriff Bob Nolan cut a television ad on behalf of LD1 Assembly Republican challenger Antwan McClellan. McClellan Read More

Testa files complaint challenging Murphy Administration’s persecution of pro-ICE sheriffs

VINELAND, N.J. – The battle against Phil Murphy’s sanctuary state policy is entering a new phase. LD1 GOP State Senate candidate Mike Testa, Jr. made good on his word Tuesday, filing a federal complaint on behalf of Cape May County’s Read More

Monmouth Sheriff Golden Responds to AG’s ICE Letter

By Art Gallagher _ Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden took a respectful tone in his response to the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office strongly worded rebuke of his extending the County’s 287 (g) agreement with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Read More

Sheriff Golden signed 10 year deal with ICE

By Art Gallagher _ Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden quietly extended the County’s 287 (g) agreement with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency on March 8, 2019, apparently in defiance of the Murphy Administration’s Sanctuary State Policies as implemented Read More

Back in the Bergen GOP fold, Saudino also donated to the 2019 Morris Democrat sheriff candidate

HACKENSACK, N.J. – Former Bergen Sheriff Mike Saudino abandoned the GOP for the Democrat Party; then he was forced to resign in disgrace after being caught on tape using bigoted slurs. This week he was publicly re-embraced by the Bergen Read More

Sheriff Golden: Murphy’s Pot Bill Is Dangerous Money Grab That Disregards Impact On Local Communities

By Art Gallagher _ Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden issued a statement today condemning the Trenton Democrats’ marijuana legislation as “poorly written policy by the Democratic majority” “that is aimed at grabbing tax dollars without any regard on the impacts Read More

Collapsing Burlington County GOP establishment loses its sheriff

MT. HOLLY, N.J. — It was another brutal end (to another brutal week) for the rapidly-collapsing Burlington County Republican Party. On Saturday, Sheriff Jean Stanfied’s (R-Westampton) long-speculated decision to NOT seek reelection in 2019 became public. _ “After more than Read More