Ceremony Stresses Importance of Crime Victims’ Rights

The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office commemorated National Crime Victims’ Rights Week on Monday with a ceremony hosted by Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and keynoted by Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno. Knapp began the hour-long event in Morristown by reminding the audience that what are now known as victims’ rights did not exist in the criminal justice … Read more

MORRIS COUNTY NARCOTICS TASK FORCE AND ROXBURY TOWNSHIP POLICE MAKE FIRST DEGREE DRUG ARREST AND SEIZE HANDGUN

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief Marc Palanchi of the Roxbury Township Police Department announce the arrest of an individual for first-degree possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute. Members of the Roxbury Township Police Department and Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Special Enforcement Unit received information concerning an individual distributing illegal narcotics … Read more

Parsippany Man Arrested for Endangering the Welfare of Children

Morris 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 … Read more

Arrest Warrants For 18 Defendants Obtained By The Morris County Narcotics Task Force In An Effort To Disrupt The Flow Of Heroin Into Morris County

Morris 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