Township of Randolph Motor Vehicle Crash

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp and Township of Randolph Police Chief David Stokoe, announce a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred in the Township of Randolph earlier today. On July 26, 2014, at approximately 1:35pm, the Township of Randolph Police Department was notified of a single car motor vehicle crash that occurred near 48 Ironia … Read more

Wharton Woman Charged with Sexual Assault of Juvenile

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announces that Whitney Ball, 25 years old, of Wharton, New Jersey, has been charged with one count of First Degree Aggravated Sexual Assault, two counts of Second Degree Sexual Assault, and two counts of Third Degree Endangering the Welfare of Children. Defendant is alleged to have engaged in multiple … Read more

Denville Man Found Guilty of the Murder of His Ex-Wife

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announces that a Morris County Jury found Anthony F. Novellino, 67 years old, of Denville, New Jersey guilty of the June 19, 2010 murder of his ex-wife, Judith Novellino. The jury also found him guilty of Possession of a Weapon for Unlawful Purposes, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, Hindering … Read more

Netcong Bank Robbery

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp and the Borough of Netcong Police Chief James Blesson announce an active investigation into a bank robbery that occurred on July 11, 2014 in the Borough of Netcong, New Jersey. At approximately 12:57 p.m., a report of a bank robbery was made involving an incident that occurred at the Fulton … Read more

Two Deaths Investigated in Jefferson Township

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Jefferson Township Police Chief Kevin Craig announce the investigation into the deaths of Alita Knott, 47 years old and Julian Knott, 45 years old, husband and wife. On July 6, 2014, at approximately 1:12 a.m. Jefferson Township Police Officers Tim Hecht and Dave Wroblewski responded to 12 Log … Read more

Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp Announces Staff Promotions

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp today announced the promotions of several Assistant Prosecutors and Investigative Personnel.  The promotees were sworn in by the Honorable Thomas L. Weisenbeck, A.J.S.C.  The promotions are in furtherance of Prosecutor Knapp’s reorganization and restructuring of the Agency.  The promotions shall continue to increase the effectiveness of the individual units … Read more