New Jersey State Police recently charged three people for an alleged kidnapping and robbery, per social media. And it all began last December in Cumberland County. One evening a few days before Christmas, the purported victim left his home with a friend. During the departure, two masked men allegedly appeared. Brandishing handguns, the anonymous assailants accosted the victim and the friend. But they directed the friend to leave. And she complied. Nothing in the news release, however, indicates the friend reported any of this to police. Next, the men allegedly commanded the victim to hand over the cash in his possession. And he complied. Additionally, the aggressors allegedly forced the man to return into his home. And he complied. But the victim had no additional money to give the men. Thus, they allegedly forced him to drive at gunpoint to an ATM machine. And he complied. Read More
Additionally, less than a week later, a Jersey City man allegedly threatened to “bomb all of the Jews” there. He made the alleged threats during a phone call with a welfare worker. Indeed, the judge did not release the suspect on bail. Instead, she ordered him detained during the entire prosecution. Read More
In a classic whodonit, cops in Elizabeth, NJ, found a pregnant on-duty bus driver with bumps, cuts and bruises. Indeed, the woman went to Trinitas Regional Medical Center for treatment. Additionally, the cops allege she had been robbed of her cell phone. But the alleged assailant had fled the scene. Furthermore, news reports do not reveal how the investigators from Elizabeth and NJ Transit identified this man as the suspect. Thus, another mystery relates to how the cops solved the mystery. Nevertheless, they charged this Union Township resident with robbery, aggravated assault, and aggravated assault on bus driver, per the news. Read More
Police in two neighboring Middlesex County towns are investigating recent attempted child luring incidents, per the news. Indeed, the first happened around noon in East Brunswick. After a school bus dropped off two boys, a man in a small blue car allegedly approached them. Before driving away, however, the driver allegedly asked the boys, “do you want me to take you home?” Police checked the area, but couldn’t find anyone matching the man’s description. Three hours later, a white “transport” style van allegedly stopped next to two boys walking in Monroe. The van’s passenger rolled down the window and allegedly told the boys to “get in.” But the boys fled and told a woman who was nearby. Additionally, police claim the van had blue lettering. The incidents took place less than seven miles apart. Read More
But Internet news narratives only report two discreet occasions related to burglary. To begin, police claim the man broke into the married woman’s bathroom and installed a camera facing the shower. Accordingly, this appears to be the basis for one count of burglary. Read More
Recently a man was sentenced for kicking a window and damaging the door frame in a New Jersey State Police cruiser, per nj dot com. Additionally, during the same incident which involved a DWI investigation, he tried to escape from the police. Furthermore, he tried to spit on the troopers at the hospital, according to a new release from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office. Subsequently, a grand jury indicted the man on six charges, including Throwing Bodily Fluid at Law Enforcement Officers. Last November he plead guilty to all six counts. Consequently, on February 9, 2018, a judge sentenced him to five years New Jersey State Prison. Read More
On January 4, 2017, a New Jersey man admitted in Morris County Superior Court to secretly recording women with his iPhone during consensual sex. The Prosecutor’s Office had filed a 17-count indictment against him for Invasion of Privacy, Witness Tampering, and Child Endangerment. Under the negotiated agreement, however, he pleaded guilty to six counts of Invasion of Privacy.
Consequently, he admitted to recording the women’s intimate parts or as they engaged with him in sexual acts. He also admitted he recorded the women without their knowledge, per dailyrecord dot com. Furthermore, Read more
Police charged a Bridgeton High School student for punching a school officer in the face, per nj dot com. It all started when two teens got into a fight. Consequently, the school officer stopped it. But the officer did not have the situation under control. Indeed, after the fight, the youth charged the officer, punched him in the face, and broke his eyeglasses. Therefore, the cops charged the teen with aggravated assault on law enforcement officer and criminal mischief.