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  • Help needed from public to solve Madison cold case

    October 19, 2017It soon will be 35 years since James Wescoe was found murdered at the Madison train station. The passage of time has not lessened the desire of law enforcement authorities to solve this crime. To that end, Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Madison Police Chief Darren Dachisen are calling on the public to provide ... Read more
  • Opioid presentation comes to Randolph

    October 12, 2017The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office on Wednesday continued taking part in educational programs aimed at combatting the nation’s growing opioid and heroin epidemic. Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief Assistant Prosecutor Brad Seabury were among the speakers at the program in the Randolph High School auditorium attended by about 100 people. Prosecutor Knapp spoke of his office’s ... Read more
  • The ‘Straw’ comes to Whippany

    October 12, 2017Darryl Strawberry rocketed to fame as a key member of the 1986 World Champion New York Mets. His fall from the pinnacle of success because of drug and alcohol addiction has been well documented. Now in recovery, Strawberry spends much of his time writing and lecturing about the dangers of addiction from his personal experience. ... Read more
  • Opioid programs set for Randolph and Florham Park

    October 6, 2017The total number of Americans who died from drug overdoses in 2016 exceeded the estimated 58,000 individuals killed during the Vietnam War. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 64,000 Americans died from all drug overdoses last year. More than 20,000 fatal overdoses were related to fentanyl and other synthetic opioids. ... Read more