THIS WEEKS MORRIS COUNTY SHERIFF SALES

  Sheriff # Status Date Plaintiff Defendant Address Details 15002719 10/11/2017 U.S. BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION Holly L. Wortman, et al 22 Vail Place Morristown NJ 07960 Details 14003342 10/12/2017 LINCOLN PARK SAVINGS BANK, ROBERT MOSLEY a/k/a ROBERT F. MOSLEY, et al, 44 Minnehaha Path Lincoln Park NJ 07035 Details 16001069…

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Opioid programs set for Randolph and Florham Park

  The total number of Americans who died from drug overdoses in 2016 exceeded the estimated 58,000 individuals killed during the Vietnam War. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 64,000 Americans died from all drug overdoses last year. More than 20,000 fatal overdoses were related to…

MORRIS COUNTY Sheriff’s Project Lifesaver Program Helps Locate Missing 91 Year-Old Hanover Man

A 91-year-old Hanover Township man who suffers from dementia was found safe in the township’s Central Park last week thanks to the Morris County Sheriff’s Project Lifesaver Program. The man’s wife activated the system when she reported him missing at 4:28 a.m. on Sept. 28.  He was last seen at…

LAW ENFORCEMENT, FAR HILLS RACE MEETING ORGANIZERS PLAN CRACKDOWN ON UNDERAGE DRINKING

Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, in partnership with New Jersey State Police, race event organizers, New Jersey Transit, and the Borough of Far Hills, is preparing to crackdown on underage drinking at this year’s Far Hills Race Meeting on Saturday, October 21, 2017. In an effort to curb the…

Smart911 Free Emergency Call Service is Now Available to a Majority of Morris County Residents

PROVIDES POTENTIALLY LIFE-SAVING INFO TO EMERGENCY RESPONDERS IN 23 TOWNS More than 70 percent of calls made to emergency 9-1-1 come from mobile phones. When dialing 9-1-1 from a mobile phone, the 9-1-1 call takers have little information to help you – only your phone number and a general sense…

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IN MORRIS Forum stresses ways to combat bias crimes, incidents

Just about no one is immune to bias crimes and incidents. “Very few of us have not been victimized by bias,” is how Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp put it Monday during a training program on how to combat and report bias crimes and incidents. Knapp introduced the program…

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Computer Scam Advisory from Chatham Boro Police

In the interest of keeping the public informed, the Chatham Borough Police Department would like to make you aware of a trending computer scam. In this particular scam, an individual calls and states that he or she is with Windows Security and they need to update your version of Windows…

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Five promoted by Morris County Prosecutor’s Office

The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office on Monday promoted five individuals to new positions. Promoted to Supervising Assistant Prosecutor was LaJuan Tucker, who had been an Assistant Prosecutor. Following a judicial clerkship, Supervising Assistant Prosecutor Tucker began her legal career with the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office in 2002 when she was…

Man gets 8 years for drug-induced death

A 35-year old Hillside man, Blaine Holley, was sentenced Tuesday to eight years in New Jersey State Prison on charges related to the September, 2016 death of Eric Decter, 31, in Hanover in a case brought by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp….

Morris County Sheriff’s Office Sniffs out Shelter Dog for K-9 Section

The Morris County Sheriff’s Office has adopted a dog from the Parsippany Animal Shelter to be trained as a single purpose explosive detection dog.  K9 Boomer, an 8 month old German Shepherd / Labrador Mix was selected after passing the Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Section’s rigorous preliminary testing standards….

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Pennsylvania man charged in connection with fatal collision in Riverdal

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief Kevin Smith of the Riverdale Police Department announce the arrest of Timothy P. Miller, 53, of Philadelphia, on charges stemming from a fatal motor vehicle collision during the morning hours of September 25. At that time, Riverdale Police patrol officers responded to…

Dover Man Charged in Connection With Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Public Safety Director Daniel DeGroot of the Dover Police Department announce the arrest of Javier Santos Archaga, 36 years old, of Dover, NJ, on charges stemming from a motor vehicle crash that occurred during the early morning hours of September 24, 2017. It…

Two arrested on first degree drug charges COKE AND HEROIN DEALERS

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Mount Olive Police Chief Stephen Beecher and Chief Conrad Pepperman of the Rockaway Borough Police Department announce the arrest of two individuals for first-degree possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute and second-degree possession of heroin with the intent to distribute. During the…

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Morris County Prosecutor’s Office promotes five detectives

The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office on Monday promoted five individuals to new investigative positions. Promoted to Lieutenant was Kristi Allegretta, who had held the rank of Sergeant. Lieutenant Allegetta joined the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office in 2004 and was promoted to Detective Supervisor in 2014 and to Detective Sergeant in…

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Madison program to highlight better rapport between police and public

Bringing about better rapport between the public and police is the focus of a program set for September 28 at the First Baptist Church in Madison, which is co-sponsored by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, NOBLE (National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives) Northern New Jersey Chapter, the Morris County…

Two men arrested in connection with last week’s murder of man in Rockaway Township

Two Dover men have been arrested and charged with crimes related to the death last week of a Rockaway Township man whose body was found in a wooded area on East Blackwell Street in Rockaway Township. Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Rockaway Township Police Chief Martin McParland announce…

Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, Montville Police, Seek Help Locating Man Who Disappeared in 1984

Thursday marks the 33rd anniversary of the disappearance of Edward DuBarry, then in his mid-thirties, from Montville Township. Notwithstanding the passage of time, the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, the Montville Township Police Department and the DuBarry family are seeking help in finding Edward DuBarry, who was reported missing on September 7,…

Suspect Arrested for Armed Robbery at Five Guys Burgers

  Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and East Hanover Township Chief of Police Christopher F. Cannizzo announce the arrest of Alteriek F. Scott, age 38, of Irvington, NJ on criminal charges stemming from an Armed Robbery. On August 12, 2017, the East Hanover Police Department investigated an Armed Robbery…

Morris County Crime of the Week: Denville Historic Marker Stolen

MORRIS COUNTY CRIMESTOPPERS’ OFFERS REWARD TO HELP TO SOLVE THIS CASE The Denville Police Department is seeking information related to the theft of ahistorical-based brass plaque from the Denville Beacon Hill Tower at the top of Evergreen Road in Denville.  The plaque was recently placed in that location as part…

Succasunna woman charged with attempting to poison her grandmother

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Roxbury Township Police Chief Marc Palanchi announce that Elise Conroy, age 26, of Succasunna, has been charged with the Attempted Murder of her grandmother, L.E., age 84, also of Succasunna. During the early morning hours of August 12, Conroy was charged by Warrant-Complaint…

New Providence man charged with human trafficking

A New Providence man was charged Tuesday with two counts of Human Trafficking in a case brought by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and the Hanover Township Police Department under the direction of Chief Mark Roddy. The latest charges against Torrie Fogg,…

Morris County Public Safety Youth Academy Graduates 37 Students

YOUTHS TRAINED IN ALL ASPECTS OF PUBLIC SAFETY DURING WEEK-LONG ACADEMY The Morris County Office of Emergency Management, in partnership with the Morris County Sheriff’s Office and the Morris County Park Police Department, held its fifth-annual Morris County Public Safety Youth Academy from July 31st – August 4th. The week-long program, sponsored by…