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Recent Crime News
Monday Aug 24 | via NorthJersey.com
EDITOR'S NOTE: Town News compiles "Police Blotter" from information provided by area police departments. The information is released to the press at the discretion of the individual departments and may not represent the total scope of police activity. Comment?
Thursday Aug 13 | via WKXW-FM Trenton
In New Jersey the criminal record expungement process can be very expensive and very lengthy even for those who are victims of identity theft and did not commit any crimes. There is a push among several lawmakers to expedite the process for victims and allow their records to be immediately sealed for free if they can prove they are not guilty of the offenses on their records. Comment?
Monday Aug 10 | via The Paramus Post
On Saturday, August 8, 2015 at approximately 12:15 AM the Paramus Police Department responded to report of an armed robbery at the Popeye's Chicken located at 282 East Route 4 eastbound. She reported that after locking the store for the night, she was walking to her car which was in the north side lot of the store. Comment?
Thursday Aug 6 | via The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
An alert resident may have put an end Thursday to a series of overnight break-ins throughout North Jersey that included incidents in Ridgewood and Allendale. James M. Rainsford, 47, is also being looked at in connection with similar crimes in North Haledon, Little Falls and elsewhere. Comment?
Thursday Aug 6 | via The Jersey Journal
PARAMUS - The man who has allegedly used a bicycle as a getaway vehicle in several burglaries in Bergen and Passaic counties may have gone on his last ride. Police arrested James M. Rainsford, 47, early Thursday morning on burglary and drug charges, Paramus Police Chief Kenneth Ehrenberg said. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 5 | via Newsday
A former controller at Bernie Madoff's investment firm was sentenced to 6 months in prison in Manhattan federal court Wednesday, officially closing the door on criminal prosecutions stemming from the massive Ponzi scheme. Irwin Lipkin, 77, of Paramus, New Jersey, was the first nonfamily member hired by Madoff when he opened his securities business in the 1960s. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 29 | via CBS Local
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Wednesday Jul 29 | via NorthJersey.com
A 22-year-old Newark man punched a bystander after being involved in an accident on Route 4 then assaulted a police officer and kicked out a window of a police cruiser, authorities said Wednesday in a news release. Alkhabir Tate was arrested on Tuesday night in an incident that escalated after a minor accident in the highway's eastbound lanes near the Westfield Garden State Plaza, Paramus Police Chief Kenneth Ehrenberg said. Comment?
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