March 24, 2017Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announces the sentencing of Prentice R. Melton, 49, of Clifton, New Jersey. On Friday, March 24, 2017, the Honorable Stephen J. Taylor, P.J.Cr. sentenced Melton to eight (8) years in New Jersey State Prison. Melton is required to serve forty-eight (48) months before being considered for parole. ... Read more
March 23, 2017Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Chief Paul Philipps and Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon announce the arrest of Jamel Taylor, age 33, of Parsippany for Endangering Welfare of Children, a second-degree crime.
On March 22, 2017 at approximately 8:30 am, the Parsippany Police Department received a 911 call from Jamel Taylor ... Read more
March 23, 2017Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announces that the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office will recognize the 2017 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, from April 2nd through April 8th, with a Recognition and Remembrance Ceremony. The ceremony, honoring victims and advocates of victims’ rights, will take place on Monday, April 3, 2017, from 12:30 pm to ... Read more
March 22, 2017Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announces the arrest of several heroin and crack cocaine distributors following a long-term drug investigation that began in October 2016 into the daily importation and distribution of these dangerous substances into Morris County.
The investigation, conducted by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office’s Special Enforcement Unit/Narcotics Task Force, revealed that ... Read more