Suspect Arrested for Armed Robbery

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and East Hanover Township Chief of Police Christopher F. Cannizzo announce the arrest of Alteriek F. Scott, age 38, of Irvington, NJ on criminal charges stemming from an Armed Robbery. On August 12, 2017, the East Hanover Police Department investigated an Armed Robbery at The Five Guys Burgers, located … Read more

New Providence man charged with human trafficking

A New Providence man was charged Tuesday with two counts of Human Trafficking in a case brought by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and the Hanover Township Police Department under the direction of Chief Mark Roddy. The latest charges against Torrie Fogg, 41, follow earlier charges filed … Read more

Employment opportunity

The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office seeks criminal trial litigator willing to handle wide variety of matters. Salary commensurate with experience. Judicial clerkship preferred, not required. Excellent benefit package. Please mail resume with salary requirements to: First Assistant Prosecutor Thomas A. Zelante PO Box 900 Morristown, N.J. 07963

Succasunna woman charged with attempting to poison her grandmother

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Roxbury Township Police Chief Marc Palanchi announce that Elise Conroy, age 26, of Succasunna, has been charged with the Attempted Murder of her grandmother, L.E., age 84, also of Succasunna. During the early morning hours of August 12, Conroy was charged by Warrant-Complaint with the first-degree crime of … Read more

Shooting victims, cause, manner of death identified

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp today identified the victims of last Saturday’s shooting in Morris County as Laurel R. Chasmar, 28, of Morris Plains and Hassan Shahid, 32, of Jersey City. The homicide of Chasmar was caused by gunshot wounds inflicted upon her. The suicide of Shahid was caused by a gunshot wound. The … Read more