Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Edison, NJ or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Thursday Oct 8 | via WKXW-FM Trenton
A Maplewood man faces multiple charges in Middlesex County, after his arrest for allegedly threatening an Edison resident with a barbecue fork during a recent home invasion. The incident took place Sept. Comment?
Thursday Oct 8 | via The Newark Star-Ledger
Eric Phillips, 27, was charged Monday with burglary, assault, weapons and drug offenses after the Sept. 28 incident on Talmadge Road, police said. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 6 | via NJ.com
EDISON - A North Brunswick woman was charged with aggravated assault and attempted aggravated assault on two Edison cops after police say she rammed cruisers and dragged a cop in a hectic getaway attempt. The incident began at the Skylark Diner Monday, police said. Comment?
Friday Oct 2 | via Patch.com
Two New York men stole more than $850,000 in cash and jewelry during burglaries in nine communities, authorities said. Two New York men stole more than $850,000 in cash and jewelry during burglaries in nine communities, including South Plainfield and Edison, authorities said. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 30 | via NJ.com
Bruce Sterling, at his 2006 trial, was convicted second time Tuesday, for sexually assaulting a New Brunswick woman in her home in 2003. His first conviction was overturned. Comment?
Monday Sep 28 | via The Newark Star-Ledger
FRANKLIN - An Edison man has been sentenced to five years in prison on gun and theft charges that include him selling his then-roommate's car without her knowledge and making approximately $13,000 in fraudulent charges on her accounts, Franklin police spokesman Sgt. Philip Rizzo announced Monday. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 23 | via WKXW-FM Trenton
Attorney William Fetky tells NorthJersey.com that the cell phone video will show it was Carroo's friend Shane Turner who pushed the 20-year-old victim to the ground. And Fetky says the video will show that the Bergen County woman making the allegations is the aggressor, not the victim. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 23 | via NJ.com
Calling the state's case a patchwork of speculation and flimsy circumstantial evidence, a lawyer for Michelle Lodzinski will ask a judge Wednesday to throw out the indictment charging the former New Jersey woman with the 1991 murder of her 5-year-old son. Lodzinski, arrested in Florida last year after more than two decades of intensive, on-and-off investigation, is expected to be present in a New Brunswick courtroom for the 9 a.m. hearing. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 22 | via The Jersey Journal
Alex Farkas, 25, is charged with one count of aggravated sexual assault and two counts each of sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, authorities said. EDISON - A YMCA bus monitor and summer camp counselor was arrested Monday and charged with sexually assaulting two boys, authorities said on Tuesday. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 22 | via Courier News
Edison camp worker accused of sexual assault Alex Farkas was charged with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1FdiV2q EDISON A 25-year-old Woodbridge man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting two boys during separate incidents while working as a summer camp counselor and a school bus monitor. Alex Farkas, of the Iselin section, was arrested and charged on Monday with one count of aggravated sexual assault, and two counts each of sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Edison Police Chief Thomas Bryan. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 22 | via Patch.com
A Woodbridge man, who worked as a summer camp counselor and bus monitor, is charged with sexually assaulting two boys, authorities say. A Woodbridge man, who worked as a summer camp counselor and school bus monitor, has been charged with sexually assaulting two young boys, authorities said. Comment?
Monday Sep 21 | via The Times of India
AHMEDABAD: The focus of Patidar reservation stir has now shifted overseas. After raising a din clattering steel plates and spoons back home, Patidar women have begun the same movement overseas. Comment?
Friday Sep 18 | via WKXW-FM Trenton
The father of the woman police say was slammed into the concrete by Rutgers football captain Leonte Carroo wants the university to provide protection for his daughter. Leonte Carroo #4 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights catches a touchdown pass from Gary Nova #10 during the fourth quarter The woman, who is not being identified as she is considered to be the victim of domestic violence, continues to live on campus over the objections of her family, reports NJ.com . Comment?
Thursday Sep 17 | via WKXW-FM Trenton
The young woman allegedly slammed into the ground by Rutgers football player Leonte. Carroo Saturday tells the Record she wasn't seriously injured - but worries his supporters will blame her as the school loses a star player. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 16 | via Patch.com
The Rutgers football player arrested on a simple assault charge this weekend slammed a woman down onto a concrete surface, according to a report in The Record. Leonte Q. Carroo, 21, of Edison and a former football player at Don Bosco Prep, "was arrested by the Rutgers University Police Department and charged with simple assault under domestic violence related to an incident that occurred outside the Hale Center in Piscataway on September 12, 2015," according to a statement from Rutgers Police Chief Kenneth Cop, issued Monday. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 15 | via WKXW-FM Trenton
Rutgers football player Leonte Carroo is accused of slamming a woman he was romantically involved with into a concrete surface outside the school's Hale Center, according to a report by NorthJersey.com . The 6-foot-1, 215 pound wide receiver from Edison is accused of "picking her up and slamming her down on a concrete surface, injuring her left hip, both palms, left elbow and left side of the head," the report quotes a complaint filed with Piscataway Municipal Court saying. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 15 | via Patch.com
Leonte Q. Carroo is charged with simple assault. He is accused of slamming a woman onto a concrete surface, a published report said. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 15 | via NJ.com
Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo slammed a woman into the concrete outside of the team's headquarters on Saturday night, according to a report by The Record citing a complaint filed in Piscataway municipal court on Tuesday. The Record reported that Carroo was romantically involved with the woman. Comment?
Monday Sep 14 | via The Orlando Sentinel
PISCATAWAY, N.J. Rutgers' Kyle Flood talked Monday about how everything within a football program reflects on the head coach good and bad. Less than two hours after he finished his weekly news conference, another bad reflection of Flood and his program surfaced. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC