BODY FOUND IN PASSAIC RIVER IDENTIFIED

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Long Hill Township Police Chief Michael Mazzeo report that the body found in the Passaic River on March 18, 2015, has been positively identified as David Bird (age 55 when reported missing) who has been the subject of an ongoing missing person investigation.  Dr. Carlos A Fonsecaof the … Read more

Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Drug Investigation Dismantles Inter-State Marijuana Distribution & Money Laundering Network

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announces the arrest of several high level marijuana traffickers following a several month long drug investigation into the head of east coast operations. Arrested are Salman “Tito” Khalid (age 25) of Wharton Borough, New Jersey, James E. Matthews (age 50) of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Kernley Saint-Victor (age 25) of … Read more

ARRESTS MADE IN JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP BANK ROBBERY

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp and Jefferson Township Police Chief Kevin Craig announce the arrest of William Chasmer (age 57) of Oak Ridge, New Jersey and Janet C. Kaine (age 44) of Oak Ridge, New Jersey, on charges related to a Robbery that occurred on March 11, 2015 at the PNC Bank located on Berkshire … Read more

West Morris Mendham HS Teacher Indicted

  Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief Pasquale Libertino of the Mendham Borough Police Department announce the indictment of 32 year-old Nicole McDonough aka Nicole L. Howell, of Mount Olive Township, New Jersey, on three counts of Official Misconduct, a crime of the second degree.   Law enforcement received information that the defendant … Read more