Opioid presentation comes to Randolph

The 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 … Read more

The ‘Straw’ comes to Whippany

Darryl 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

The 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. Morris … Read more

Five promoted by Morris County Prosecutor’s Office

The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office on Monday promoted five individuals to new positions. Promoted to Supervising Assistant Prosecutor was LaJuan Tucker, who had been an Assistant Prosecutor. Following a judicial clerkship, Supervising Assistant Prosecutor Tucker began her legal career with the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office in 2002 when she was assigned to the Juvenile Unit. … Read more

Improving rapport between police and public

About 40 people discussed ways to foster better rapport between the public and police at a Thursday night program in Madison co-sponsored by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, NOBLE (National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives) Northern New Jersey Chapter, the Morris County Chiefs of Police Association, the Madison Borough Police Department and the First … Read more