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2013:

  • December 31: Phillipsburg Man Arrested in Hunterdon County for Sex Crimes
  • December 30: Alexandria Township Father Found Dead in His Home, Son in Custody
  • December 30: Hunterdon County Prosecutor Honored by National Organization
  • December 19: Grand Jury Indictments
  • December 18: Local Girl Scout Partners with SAFE Communities Coalition, Prosecutor Kearns and Police Chief Holmes to Keep Drugs Off the Streets in Tewksbury
  • December 16: Gary Paassarelli Arraigned for the Murder of John Niko
  • Decemer 16: UPDATE - Man's Body Found on Grounds of Hunterdon Medical Center in Raritan Township
  • December 13: Five Defendants Sentenced for the Murder of Carl J. Epps Jr.
  • December 13: UPDATE - Investigation Continues into Fire at Home on Stone Mill Road in Clinton Township
  • December 12: Grand Jury Indictments
  • December 11: Flemington Man Sentenced to Prison for Probation Violation and Operating a Motor Vehicle During License Suspension
  • December 09: Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Hosts Second Annual Hunterdon County School Safety Symposium
  • December 06: Crimestoppers Gala - UPDATE
  • December 05: Grand Jury Indictments
  • December 04: Crimestoppers Gala
  • December 03: Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Hosts Drug Summit for Local Law Enforcement and School Officials
  • December 02: Man Stabbed in Town of Clinton, Suspect in Custody
  • November 27: Union Gap Village Condo Fire Not Suspicious
  • November 27: Hunterdon County Constitutional Officers Announce Holiday Food Drive
  • November 26: Gary Passarelli Indicted on Murder Charges
  • November 22: Union City Man Sentenced to Five Years on Hunterdon County Burglary Charges
  • November 21: Grand Jury Indictments
  • November 20: Hunterdon County Law Enforcement and Safe Coalition of Hunterdon County Join Forces to Launce Overdose Prevention and Awareness Initiative
  • November 18: Clinton Man Arrested for Sex Crimes
  • November 18: 200 Club of Hunterdon County Hosts U.S. Attorney for NJ, Paul J. Fishman at Annual Reorganization Meeting
  • November 14: Grand Jury Indictments
  • November 13: Grand Jury Indictments
  • November 09: Man Sentenced to Five Years for Heroin in Hunterdon County
  • November 06: Flemington Robbery & Aggravated Assault Investigation at Hunterdon Hills Apartment Complex
  • November 04 - Update: Man Burns to Death in Kingwood Township
  • November 04: Man Burns to Death in Kingwood Township
  • November 04: Hunterdon County Prosecutor Chosen to Lead County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey
  • October 31: Grand Jury Indictments
  • October 31: Man Robbed While Delivering Food in Flemington
  • October 24: Grand Jury Indictments
  • October 22: Grand Jury Indictments
  • October 16: Grand Jury Indictments
  • October 07: Prosecutor Announces Update on "A Childing Missing" Alert Program
  • October 03: Grand Jury Indictments
  • September 26: Grand Jury Indictments
  • September 12: Grand Jury Indictments
  • September 6: Overdose Protection Act Saves Person in Hunterdon
  • September 4:Three charged in string of Hunterdon car burglaries (updated)
  • September 3: Fight Leads to Man Getting Stabbed in Flemington
  • August 28: Fatal House Explosion in Hampton
  • August 26: Detectives Investigating Suicide in Lambertville
  • August 26: Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Clinton
  • August 22: Grand Jury Indictments
  • August 22: Two Arrested After Car Drags Women and Flees Scene
  • August 21: Two Arrested in Flemington for Promoting Organized Street Crime and Prostitution
  • August 15: Grand Jury Indictments
  • August 08: Grand Jury Indictments
  • July 31: Flemington Man Arrested - Harassment and Disorderly Conduct Near the Justice Center
  • July 26: National Night Out Set for August 6th
  • July 25: Grand Jury Indictments
  • July 18: Two Men Who Promised to Book Rihanna and Lady Gaga Performances Charged with Defrauding clients of More than $2 Million NY County District Attorney
  • July 18: Grand Jury Indictments
  • July 16: House Fire in Lambertville Not Suspicious
  • July 15: Prosecutor Announces Crime Stoppers Success Stories
  • July 11: Reward Increased in Roman Jewelers Robbery Investigation
  • July 11: Grand Jury Indictments
  • July 05: Fight in Flemington Results in Arrest
  • July 03: Multi Jurisdictional Investigation Results in Arrest
  • July 03: Fight in Readington Results in Arrest
  • July 01: Franklin Township Officer Involved Crash Update
  • June 28: Couple Arrested with Loaded Handgun and Narcotics in Hunterdon
  • June 28: National Night Out
  • June 27: Grand Jury Indictments
  • June 27: Flemington Man Dies After Accidentally Shooting Himself
  • June 26: Prosecutor Announcing Update on Crash Investigation Involving Franklin Township Officer
  • June 24: Flemington Man Arrested with Child Porn
  • June 24: Readington Man Arrested for Endangering a Child
  • June 20: Grand Jury Indictments
  • June 13: Grand Jury Indictments
  • June 10: Grand Jury Indictments
  • June 03: Autopsy Results on Homicide Victim Released
  • June 01: Homicide Victim Identified - Suspect in Custody
  • May 31: Active Homicide Investigation in Raritan Township
  • May 28: Crime Stoppers Tipster Helps to Capture Two Wanted Persons
  • May 24: Reward for Bloomsbury Gas Station Robbery
  • May 23: Grand Jury Indictments
  • May 17: Three Students Charged in Bomb Threats in Hunterdon
  • May 17: Grand Jury Indictments
  • May 16: Body of Missing Fisherman Recovered
  • May 14: House Fire in Flemington Being Investigated
  • May 14: Roman Jewelers Robbery Update - Seeking Additional Witnesses
  • May 09: Grand Jury Indictments
  • May 09: Hunterdon County Sheriff Press Release: An appearance in Civil Court results in arrest and a Scheduled Appearance in Criminal Court
  • May 07: Two Arrested for Strong-Arm Robbery in Lambertville
  • May 05: Armed Robbery, Roman Jewelers: 5 Hold-Up Employees and Customers at Gunpoint
  • May 02: Grand Jury Indictments
  • May 01: Operation Day Tripper Update - Daniel Keane
  • April 26: Mountainview Inmate Sentenced to Seven Years for Manslaughter
  • April 25: Grand Jury Indictments
  • April 23: Hunterdon Man Had Three Pounds of Pot Mailed to Him
  • April 22: Operation Day Tripper, Results of Ten Month Operation
  • April 19: Grand Jury Indictments
  • April 19: High Bridge Man Charged with Impersonating Police Officer
  • April 16: Flemington Road Rage Incident Results in Stabbing
  • April 12: Man Dies at the Hampton Inn in Franklin Township
  • April 11: Grand Jury Indictments
  • April 11: Join P.R. with US Attorney, District of NJ - Pennsylvania Man Admits Robbing Two Banks in PA and Tewksbury, Hunterdon County, NJ
  • April 04: Grand Jury Indictments
  • April 02: Joint P.R. with US Attorney, District of NJ - Hunterdon Man Sentenced to 15 Years of Prison for Distributing Videos of Child Sexual Abuse Over the Internet
  • April 02: Investigation On-Going Into Firefighter Death in Clinton Township
  • March 28: Grand Jury Indictments
  • March 28: Firefighter struck and killed by vehicle in Clinton Twp-UPDATE
  • March 28: Firefighter struck and killed by vehicle in Clinton Twp
  • March 25: Grand Jury Indictments
  • March 21: Venable Sentenced in Hunterdon County
  • March 20: Flemington Man Stabbed by Aquaintance.
  • March 14: Grand Jury Indictments
  • March 11: Final Update on Sara Majoras Case
  • March 07: Grand Jury Indictments
  • March 04: Fight at Lebanon Borough House Party Results in Arrests
  • March 01: Flemington Woman Arrested for Sexual Assault on a Child
  • March 01: Hunterdon Prosecutor Announces Launch of a Crime Stopper Tipline
  • February 25: Aggravated Assault Arrest - Man Attacks Family member and Police Weapon Discharged
  • February 21: Grand Jury Indictments
  • February 14: Grand Jury Indictments
  • February 13: Hunterdon-Somerset Burglary Task Force Arrests Readington Man for Burglaries
  • February 13: Hunterdon Man Sentenced for Distribution of Bath Salts
  • February 11: Fatal Hunterdon Fire Under Investigation in Holland Township
  • February 07: Grand Jury Indictments
  • February 05: Rachel Atkinson Sentenced to Aggravated Manslaughter
  • January 31 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • January 31: UPDATE - Body Found in Canal Identified as Sarah Majoras
  • January 30: UPDATE - Body Found in Lambertville Canal - Investigation Continues
  • January 30: UPDATE - Search Continues for Missing Lambertville Women
  • January 29: UPDATE - Search Continues for Missing Lambertville Woman - Surveillance Photos
  • January 28: UPDATE - Search Continues for Missing Lambertville Woman
  • January 28 - Newark Man Indicted on Drug and Weapons Charges
  • January 27 - Sarah Majoras, Lambertville - Missing Person
  • January 24 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • January 23 - Lambertville Fire Not Suspicious
  • January 22 - Raritan Township Man Sentenced to Five Years on Weapons Charges
  • January 18 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • January 14 - Hunterdon Prosecutor Announces New Juvenile Initiative
  • January 10 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • January 03 - Newark Drug Dealer Arrested Selling Heroin in Clinton Township
  • January 03 - Grand Jury Indictments

2012:

  • December 28, 2012 - Hunterdon Prosecutor Releases Update on School Security Plan
  • December 24, 2012 - Flemington Man Arrested after Joint Investigation
  • December 21, 2012 - Hunterdon Man Violates Parole and is Arrested with Child Porn
  • December 21, 2012 - UPDATE: Two Arrested in Hunterdon for Burglary, Weapons, and Drugs
  • December 21, 2012 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • December 20, 2012 - Frank Venable to be Sentenced For Sexual Assault in Hunterdon
  • December 19, 2012 - Two Arrested in Hunterdon for Burglary, Weapons, and Drugs
  • December 17, 2012 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • December 14, 2012 - Hunterdon Prosecutor and Sheriff Announce Food Drive
  • December 07, 2012 - Raritan Township Man Pleads Guilty to Multiple Weapons Charge
  • December 06, 2012 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • December 06, 2012 - Bloomsbury Man Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity for Attempted Murder of His Family
  • December 06, 2012 - Grand Jury Indictments
  • December 05, 2012 - Man Arrested with Weapons after Crashing Car and Fleeing
  • December 03 2012 UPDATE- Gunshot Victim
  • December 03, 2012 - Gunshot Victim Taken to Morristown Medical Center
  • December 03, 2012 - Man Who Was Fugitive for Three Years Arrested and Returned to Hunterdon Pleads Guilty
  • November 30, 2012 - Hunterdon County Safe Campus Initiative
  • November 30, 2012 - Hunterdon Fugitive Arrested and Charged with Possession
  • November 27, 2012 - UPDATE: Body Found in Clinton Identified
  • November 27, 2012 - Body Found in Town of Clinton
  • November 27, 2012 - Initial Report, Missing Person Investigation Underway in Clinton
  • November 26, 2012 - Bloomsbury Man Arraigned for Attempted Murder
  • November 16, 2012 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Annouces Safe Driving Initiative Results and Partnership in Launching a Holiday Designated Driver Campaign
  • November 15, 2012 - Cases Presented to the Hunterdon County Grand Jury
  • November 05, 2012 - Death of Private Contractor - Raritan Township- UPDATE
  • November 05, 2012 - Death of Private Contractor Hired to Clean-up Storm Damage - Raritan Township
  • November 04, 2012 - Raritan Township Sexual Assault
  • November 03, 2012 - Union Township Death - Severe Head Trauma
  • November 03, 2012 - Delaware Township Death, possible Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  • October 26, 2012 - Hunterdon Prosecutor Issues Public Safety Advisery
  • October 24, 2012 - Rachel Atkinson Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Manslaughter
  • October 17, 2012 - Franklin Township Police Arrest Suspect After He Fleed on Foot
  • October 05, 2012 - Hunterdon Assistant Prosecutor Receives Award
  • October 04, 2012 - Flemington Massage Business Raided for Prostitution
  • October 03, 2012 - Hunterdon Prosecutor and Sheriff Joint Initiative Collects 687 Pounds of Prescription Drugs
  • October 02, 2012 - 45 Pounds of Marijuana Seized
  • September 28, 2012 - "James Bond Burglaries" Advisory to Residents
  • September 11, 2012 - Hunterdon Man Gets 5 Year Sentence for Child Porn
  • September 10, 2012 - Man Arrested for Endangering a Child in Hunterdon
  • September 07, 2012 - Flemington Man Arrested After Shooting
  • September 05, 2012 - Shamy Shine Car Wash Fire
  • September 05, 2012 - Fatal Hunterdon Fire Ruled Accidental
  • August 28, 2012: UPDATE - Mountainview Inmate charged with Manslaughter
  • August 20, 2012: Hunterdon Police and Prosecutor's Office Investigating Several North County Burglaries
  • August 20, 2012: Mountainview Inmate Dies of Injuries from Assault - Death Ruled a Homicide
  • August 17, 2012: Convicted Sex Offender Apprehended in Town of Clinton
  • August 16, 2012: Hunterdon and Mercer County Joint Investigations Yield Multiple Arrests Including an Arrest of a Trenton City Counsel Aid
  • August 15, 2012: Joint Investigation Leads to Arrets and Seizure of Nearly 2 Pounds of Marijuana in Delaware Township
  • August 15, 2012: Injury to Inmate Under Investigation
  • August 07, 2012: Update on Threat to Hunterdon Medical Center
  • August 06, 2012: County Prosecutor's Association of NJ Announces Scholarships
  • July 25, 2012: Nine College Students Participate in Prosecutor's Office Internship Program
  • July 24, 2012: Mastermind of Tennessee Jail Break Plot Indicted on New Case
  • July 23, 2012: Community Care Organizations Can Get Notifications on Registered Sex Offenders
  • July 20, 2012: UPDATE - Body found in Delaware River Identified
  • July 19, 2012: UPDATE - Rescue Crews Locate Body of Teen in Delaware River
  • July 18, 2012: Rescue Crews Search for Teen in Delaware River
  • July 18, 2012: Two Arrested After Robbery in Flemington
  • July 16, 2012: Clinton Township Board of Education Found to have Violated Open Public Meetings Act
  • July 16, 2012: Hunterdon Grand Jury Indictments
  • July 13, 2012: Bloomsbury Man Charged with Attempted Murder
  • July 13, 2012: Former Clinton Cop Sentenced in Official Misconduct Case
  • July 12, 2012: Union City Man Arrested for Burglary
  • July 09, 2012: Drowning Victim Was Trying to Swim Across Delaware River.
  • July 06, 2012: Franklin Township Police Arrest Man for Drug Possession with Intent to Distribute.
  • July 02, 2012: Man Arrested in Lambertville For Touching a Child
  • June 25, 2012: Readington Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of Child Porn
  • June 25, 2012: Flemington Man Sentenced 10 Years for Sex Assault
  • June 25, 2012: Hunterdon Police Promote Continue Safe Driving Campaigns and Child Seat Safety Inspections
  • June 22, 2012: UPDATE - Flemington Borough Police and Hunterdon County Prosecutors Detectives Investigating an Aggravated Assault
  • June 22, 2012: Hunterdon County Grand Jury Indictments
  • June 21, 2012: Flemington Borough Police and Hunterdon County Prosecutors Detectives Investigating an Aggravated Assault
  • June 19, 2012: UPDATE - Raritan Township Man Arrested by SWAT Team.
  • June 15, 2012: Update - Raritan Township Man Arrested by SWAT Team.
  • June 15, 2012: Raritan Township Man Arrested by SWAT Team.
  • June 14, 2012: Update - Three Family members still in Critical Condition After Incident in Bloomsbury
  • June 13, 2012: Man Charged with Theft and Forgery in Hunterdon
  • June 13, 2012: Three Family members in Critical Condition After Incident in Bloomsbury
  • June 11, 2012: Treasurer of Cub Scout Pack Pleads Guilty to Theft
  • June 08, 2012: Pedestrian Struck on Route 31 in Critical Condition
  • June 08, 2012: Former Clinton Cop Pleads Guilty to Official Misconduct
  • June 04, 2012: Dangerous Heroin Causing Overdoses.
  • June 01, 2012: Fugitives Wanted for Theft in Hunterdon.
  • June 01, 2012: Fugitives Wanted for Bank Fraud and Eluding in Clinton.
  • May 29, 2012: Suspected heroin overdose hospitalizes 21 year old man, 20 year old Clinton man arrested and remains in custody.
  • May 25, 2012: Hunterdon Grand Jury Indicts Man for Attempted Burglary.
  • May 24, 2012: Hunterdon Grand Jury Indictments.
  • May 23, 2012: Olympic Equestrian Cleared of Animal Abuse Charges.
  • May 21, 2012: Hunterdon Man Out on Bail for Tennessee Escape Plot Arrested Again.
  • May 19, 2012: Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident - Readington Township.
  • May 18, 2012: Aggravated Assault and Theft Charges.
  • May 18, 2012: Grand Jury Indictment - Nicholas Ferraro.
  • May 16, 2012: Flemington Man Sentenced to 3 Years in NJ State Prison for Frauds Committee in Raritan Township and Flemington Borough.
  • May 12, 2012: Human Remains Recovered from Water at Round Valley Reservoir.
  • May 11, 2012: Clinton Town Heroin Arrest.
  • May 10, 2012: Delaware Township Death Investigation Update - Ruled Suicide.
  • May 10, 2012: Readington Man Charged After Shooting House guest.
  • May 09, 2012: Man's Death Being Investigated in Delaware Township.
  • May 08, 2012: Hunterdon Central Students Help Launch "PUT IT DOWN" Initiative.
  • May 04, 2012: Man Sentenced in Death by Auto Case in Hunterdon.
  • May 04, 2012: Man's Death Being Investigated In Franklin Township.
  • May 03, 2012: Califon Woman Charged with Indoor Marijuana Grow.
  • May 02, 2012: Flemington Man Charged with Possessing a Replica M-16.
  • May 02, 2012: Frank Venable Pleads Guilty Before Trail Begins.
  • May 01, 2012 UPDATE: Flemington Man Arrested with a Weapon Near Exxon Research.
  • May 01, 2012: Flemington Man Arrested with a Weapon Near Exxon Research.
  • May 01, 2012: Grand Jury Indictments.
  • May 01, 2012: Hunterdon County's 'PUT IT DOWN' Initiative.
  • April 30, 2012: West Amwell Man Arrested for Endangering a Child.
  • April 25, 2012: Indictments of 10 Defendants by a Hunterdon County Grand Jury on April 19, 2012.
  • April 24, 2012: Clinton Township Man Sentenced to 3 Years in State Prison for Endangering the Welfare of a Child by (Distribution of Child Pornography - 2nd Degree).
  • April 24, 2012: Flemington Man Pleads Guilty to 1st Degree Sexual Assault and is Facing 10 Years in State Prison for a crime against a child under the age of 13.
  • April 17, 2012: Man Sentenced for Scamming Elderly in Three Counties.
  • April 10, 2012: Hunterdon Prosecutor Provides Update on Burglary. Burglary map
  • April 10, 2012:Hunterdon Prosecutor Releases Toxicology Results in Kingwood Murder-Suicide Case.
  • April 06, 2012: Clinton Township Patrolman Charged with Possession of Anabolic Steroids.
  • April 06, 2012: Holland Township Resident Dies After House Fire.
  • April 03, 2012: Fugitive Arrested at Newark Airport Attempting to Leave Country.
  • April, 03, 2012: Hunterdon Grand Jury Indictments.
  • April 02, 2012: High Bridge Police Car Crash.
  • March 30, 2012: Hunterdon Arson Unit Has Busy Week.
  • March 26, 2012: Defendant in Mountainview Murder Case Pleads Guilty.
  • March 16, 2012: Mother and Daughter Arrested for Selling Heroin in Lambertville.
  • March 15, 2012: Clinton Township Robbery Suspect.
  • March 15, 2012: Discovery of a Body of at the Round Valley Reservoir,
    Clinton Township New Jersey.
  • March 13, 2012: Pennsylvania Man Arrested for Burglary in West Amwell Township.
  • March 13, 2012: Update - Details on Kingwood Murder-Suicide.
  • March 11, 2012: Update - Hunterdon Prosecutor Reports Investigation Continues into what appears to be a Murder-Suicide.
  • March 10, 2012 Update: Hunterdon Prosecutor Reports Murder-Suicide.
  • March 10, 2012 - New Jersey State Police and The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Investigating the Deaths of Three Individuals.
  • March 06, 2012 - Burglary Arrest.
  • March 05, 2012 - Missing Person Investigation, Shohreh Gholsorkhi, Clinton Township.
  • March 01, 2012 - Pennsylvania Man Arrested for Selling Ecstasy in Milford.
  • February 24, 2012 - Kingwood Man Arrested for Sexual Assault on a Minor.
  • February 22, 2012 - Readington House Fire Not Suspicious.
  • February 21, 2012 - Burglary Task Force Charges Four in Tri-County Break-Ins.
  • February 17, 2012 - Readington Township Shooting Incident.
  • February 07, 2012 - Burglary Task Force Charges Trenton Man with Multiple Break-ins.
  • February 04, 2012 - Stockton House/Garage Fire Accidental.
  • February 02, 2012 - State Caregivers Sentenced in Hunterdon Abuse Case.
  • February 02, 2012 - Califon House Fire Not Suspicious.
  • February 01, 2012 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III announced today that Richard Platt pled guilty in Hunterdon County Superior Court to one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
  • January 27, 2012 - Burglary Attempt Arrest (Raritan Twp. Police).
  • January 26, 2012 - Readington Man Charged with Burglary.
  • January 20, 2012 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III announced the arrest of one individual as a result of a joint investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit and the New Jersey State Police Washington Barracks.
  • January 12, 2012 - Hunterdon Man Helps Police Locate Stolen Dirt Bike on Craigslist.com.
  • January 9, 2012 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III, announced the filing of additional charges against Charles DiGregorio.
  • January 6, 2012 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III announced the arrest of one individual resulting from a joint investigation conducted by the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit, the Federal Bureau of Investigations, and the Raritan Township Police Department.
  • January 5, 2012 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III announced the indictments of the following defendants by a Hunterdon County Grand Jury on January 5, 2012.

2011:

  • December 21, 2011 - Prosecutor's Office and Sheriff's Office Food Drive a Huge Success
  • Decenber 21, 2011 - Lambertville House Fire Not Suspicious
  • December 15, 2011 - Man Arrested for Sex Assault in Raritan Township.
  • December 13, 2011 - Facebook Burglar Faces Additional Charges
  • December 12, 2011 - Couple Arrested for Selling Cocaine in Flemington.
  • December 09, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III and Flemington Police Chief George Becker announce an update on the ongoing investigation at the Flemington Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
  • November 29, 2011 - The Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office today announced the guilty plea of Debra Sloan.
  • November 23, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III announced the arrest of one individual after a joint investigation conducted by the New Jersey State Police and the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Special Victim's Unit.
  • November 21, 2011 - Hunterdon County Sheriff's Officers and Prosecutor's Detectives deliver food to the Flemington Food Pantry.
  • November 18, 2011 - Clinton Teens Face Drug Charges in Town of Clinton
  • November 16, 2011 - Flemington Man Charged with Weapons Offenses After Gun Discharges in Hunterdon Hills Apartment.
  • November 15, 2011 - Clinton Man Charged With Assault After Getting Stabbed.
  • November 15, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III and Sheriff Fred Brown are proud to announce that the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office and Hunterdon County Sheriff's Office, in conjunction with numerous Hunterdon County charities, begins the season with a 2011 Holiday Food Drive. (UPDATE: See December 21, 2011 Press Release)
  • November 07, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III and Town of Clinton Police Chief Brett Matheis report an investigation into the robbery of the Shell Gas Station, located at 1 Main Street, Clinton, NJ.
  • November 04, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns III and High Bridge Police Chief Brett Bartman reports that the Hunterdon County Arson Task Force is conducting an investigation into a fire that damaged a Patton Street home.
  • November 04, 2011 - Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Bureau of Criminal Investigations and the Holland Township Police Department have been investigating the circumstances leading up to the deaths of a Holland Township couple.
  • November 02, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III, announces the arrest of one individual as the result of a joint investigation conducted by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Cyber Crimes Unit, New Jersey State Police, Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit, and Raritan Township Police.
  • November 02, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Special Victims Unit,(SVU) and New Jersey Division of Parole, conducted a sex offender operation on Monday, October 31st. 2011.
  • October 27, 2011 - Prosecutor Releases Photos of Tewksbury Bank Robber
  • October 26, 2011 - Hunterdon Man Arrested for Burglary After Victims Post Vacaton Plans on Facebook
  • October 25, 2011 - Tewskbury Bank Robbery Suspect to be Arrainged Today
  • October 25, 2011 - Tewksbury Bank Robbery Suspect in Custody
  • October 25, 2011 - Bank Robbery in Tewksbury
  • October 21, 2011 - Raritan Township man arrested for Growing Marijuana in Hunterdon County
  • October 12, 2011 - Hunterdon County Law Enforcement representatives attended a service at the Cathedral of Saint Francis of Assisi in Metuchen.
  • October 06, 2011 - Formation of the Hunterdon County Arson Task Force
  • October 04, 2011 - Arrest of Ryan Ricketts, age 32, of Tinton Falls, was charged today with Vehicular Homicide for a crash that occurred in Readington Township on June 3, 2011, at 3:35 am.
  • September 29, 2011 - Arrest of Robert Thomas Escott, age 52 of Clinton, New Jersey for Endangering the Welfare of a Minor (Possession of Child Pornography), a 4th Degree Crime.
  • August 31, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III reports that Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office and Law & Public Saftey Agencies utilize Social Media to alert the public.
  • August 30, 2011 - Storm related scams and thefts being reported around the state.
  • August 29, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III, reports at this time, there have been no major criminal incidents reported to Hunterdon County law enforcement during Hurricane Irene.
  • August 26, 2011 - Arrest of one individual as the result of a joint investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit, the Somerset County Sheriff's Office, the Brick Township Police Department, the Readington Township Police Department and the Hunterdon County S.W.A.T Team.
  • August 24, 2011 - Arrest of one individual after an investigation conducted by the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Special Victim's Unit.
  • August 23, 2011 - Arrests of four individuals after a month long drug investigation in Flemington Borough.
  • August 17, 2011 - Arrest of Nicholas Soda, age 36, of Parker Avenue in Flemington.
  • August 16, 2011 - Hunterdon County’s Law Enforcement  and SWAT Team will receive specialized equipment through Homeland Security Funding.
  • August 11, 2011 - Arrest of two Middlesex County men for illegally growing fifteen marijuana plants on a Hunterdon County land preserve
  • August 09, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Arson Investigation Unit responded to a reported house fire on Tunis Cox Road in Readington Township today.
  • August 05, 2011 - Stephen Behnke, age 58, of Stockton, NJ was sentenced today in Hunterdon County Superior Court by the Honorable Stephen B. Rubin, J.S.C. to 364 days in the County Jail.
  • July 27, 2011 - Arrest of one individual as the result of an investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Special Victim's Unit.
  • July 18, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office's Fatal Accident Crash Team (F.A.C.T.) responded to assist the Clinton Township Police Department.
  • July 15, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns III announced that the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office has launched their new website.
  • July 13, 2011 - Joint Investigation Launched into Burglaries of 37 vehicles in High Bridge Borough.
  • July 12, 2011 - Arrest of Town of Clinton Patrol Officer Leon Cohen as a result of a joint investigation conducted by the HCPO Bureau of Professional Standards and the Town of Clinton Police Department Internal Affairs Unit.
  • July 01, 2011 - Seven interns signed on to work in the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office.
  • June 30, 2011 - Arrest of Marc R. Range, charged with Burlary, Criminal Tresspass, Criminal Mischief and Receiving Stolen Property.
  • June 30, 2011 - Arrest by the Hunterdon County CHAIN (County of Hunterdon Anticrime INitiative into Narcotics) Team
  • June 23, 2011 - Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office Makes Arrests in 1983 Murder Case.
  • June 10, 2011 - Disbarred Attorney, Thomas J. Izso, charged with practicing law.
  • June 10, 2011 - Hunterdon Fugitive, Justin Drake, captured in High Bridge.
  • June 09, 2011 - Hunterdon Fugitive, Keith Marzigliano, Captured in Phillipsburg.
  • June 09, 2011 - Delaware Township Man Arrested For Sexual Assault on a Child.
  • June 08, 2011 - Route 78, Clinton Township Motor Vehicle Incident involving Middlesex County Fugitive.
  • June 08, 2011 -Conviction of Michael Parlin, who molested a child in 2005 was upheld by the Appellate Division of the State Superior Court on Friday, June 3, 2011.
  • June 07, 2011 - Prosecutor's Office Launches Social Media communications.
  • June 03, 2011 - Readington Police Charge Local Man with Arson.
  • June 03, 2011 - Former Employee of Hunterdon County Developmental Center Arrested.
  • June 03, 2011 - 200 Club of Hunterdon County Honors SWAT Team.
  • June 02, 2011: Arrest of one individual on narcotics distribution charges. The arrest resulted from a joint investigation conducted by detectives assigned to the HCPO Narcotics Task Force in conjunction with the Clinton Police Department.
  • May 26, 2011: On May 23, 2011, a Hunterdon County jury found Golda Harris, age 43, of Union County, guilty of Terroristic Threats, third degree and two counts of Harassment, fourth degree. After a week long trial before the Honorable Stephen B. Rubin, J.S.C., the jury returned a guilty verdict after less than two hours of deliberation.
    May 24, 2011: International Fugitive Apprehended. Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns III and Flemington Chief of Police George Becker announced that an international fugitive wanted for homicide and robbery in the Country of Honduras is in custody. An investigation by Flemington Detectives turned into a joint effort to confirm the identity of one Martinez-Iglesias.
  • May 16, 2011: Arrest of one individual as the result of a joint investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit, the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Computer Crimes / Technical Services Unit, and the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office. The investigating agencies are all part of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.
  • May 13, 2011: Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III and Hunterdon County Sheriff Fred Brown announced the capture of last week’s “Hunterdon County Fugitive of the Week.”
  • May 13, 2011: Update on the Major Crimes Bureau within the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office. Two detectives recently received highly specialized training that will augment the current resources within the office.
  • May 09, 2011: Arrest of Michael Cichon of Manville, NJ as the result of a joint undercover investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit, the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Computer Crimes / Technical Services Unit, the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office,the Manville Police Department, the Readington Township Police Department and the Flemington Borough Police Department. Charges include: Attempted Sexual Assault; Endangering the Welfare of a Child; and Luring
  • May 06, 2011: Arrest of George Holzman as a result of a joint investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victim’s Unit, the New Jersey State Police, and the Flemington Borough Police Department. Charges include: Sexual Assault, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact, Criminal Sexual Contact and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
  • May 05, 2011: Arrest of Brent Ransom on narcotics distribution charges. The arrest resulted from an undercover investigation conducted by detectives assigned to the HCPO Narcotics Task Force in conjunction with the Clinton Township Police Department.
  • April 29, 2011: Arrest of Michael Blaszak of South Plainfield, NJ, as the result of a joint investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the United States Postal Inspectors Office.
  • April 29, 2011: Special Presentation - May 16, 2011 at 10am, "Why We Do What We Do", Insights into Police Training, Mindset, Procedure, and Policy
  • April 26, 2011: pdate on the Victim Witness Unit within the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office.
  • April 21, 2011: Indictment of one individual as the result of a joint investigation conducted by Detectives from the Town of Clinton Police Department, the Readington Township Police Department, the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office, and the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office.
  • Special Event: Law Day, May 3, 2011. Cyberbullying, The Legalities, & the Role of the Peacemaker - FREE Community Program.
  • April 18, 2011: Joint Hunterdon County Fugitive Task Force arrest Mr. Jonathan M. Minter. Mr. Jonathan M. Minter was charged with burglary in Hunterdon County. Mr. Minter failed to appear in court in regard to the charges. An arrest warrant was issued on April 6, 2011.
  • April 15, 2011: Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III, Chief of Detectives John C. Kuczynski, the New Jersey State Police, and other county and local law enforcement agencies within Hunterdon County have formalized an agreement with the “Child Is Missing Alert Program.”
  • April 15, 2011: Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III and Hunterdon County Sheriff Fredrick W. Brown announced the formation of the Joint Hunterdon County Fugitive Task Force.
  • April 14, 2011 - Updated Press Release: Investigation into the death of Mr. Martin Francis Connor, age 50, Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, is no longer considered to be suspicious.
  • April 08, 2011 - Updated Press Release: Respond to the Siesta Motel, located on Route 22 East, for a report of an unresponsive male. Mr. Martin Francis Connor, age 50, of Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, was determined to have died at the scene. The deceased was transported to the Hunterdon County Medical Examiner for an autopsy to determine the cause of death. (Original Press Release)
  • March 30, 2011: Guilty verdict as to Count 1 of the criminal indictment Criminal Sexual Contact, a 4th degree crime. The Jury returned a Not Guilty verdict as to Count 2 Criminal Restraint, a 3rd degree offense.
  • March 22, 2011: Investigation into a devastating house fire in Delaware Township conducted by the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office and the New Jersey Division of Fire Safety.
  • March 18, 2011: Jury finds Stephen P. Ianieri, age 46, of Warrington, Pennsylvania, guilty of Unlawful Possession of Weapons (3rd degree) and Possession of Hollow Point Bullets (4th degree). After only a little more than 3 hours of deliberations, the Jury returned the Guilty verdict.
  • March 07, 2011: Appointment of George de Pompignan as Assistant Prosecutor.
  • March 07, 2011: Appointment of Professor Deborah Factor as Assistant Prosecutor.
  • March 07, 2011: Arraignment of five defendants in the Murder of Mr. Carl Epps. On August 22, 2010, Mr. Epps, age 20, was attacked in a dormitory at the Mountainview Youth Correctional Facility in the Annandale section of Clinton Township. He succumbed to the injuries that he sustained as a result of the attack.
  • February 11, 2011: Arrest of Daniel Dragan, Lebanon Borough, Hunterdon County, as the result of a joint investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit, the New Jersey State Police, and the Clinton Town Police Department.
  • February 03, 2011: Jury has convicted Frank Venable, 56, of Flemington on two sexual offense charges against a minor after five hours of deliberations. The jury hearing the four day long trial of Venable, handed up Guilty verdicts on the following charges: Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact (3rd degree) and Endangering the Welfare of a Child (3rd degree).
  • January 28, 2011: Arrest of an individual as the result of a joint undercover investigation conducted by Detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit, the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Computer Crimes / Technical Services Unit, and the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office. The investigating agencies are all part of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.
  • January 26, 2011: Sentencing of Jerry Bush for Aggravated Sexual Assault, 1st degree; Endangering the Welfare of a Child, 1st and 2nd degree; and Sexual Assault, 2nd degree
  • January 7, 2011: Arrest of two individuals on narcotic charges as the result of an undercover investigation conducted by Detectives from Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Gangs, Guns, and Narcotics Task Force and the Clinton Township Police Department.

2010:

  • August 27, 2010: The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office and Flemington Borough Police Department charged an individual with criminal sexual contact.
  • August 27, 2010: Acting Prosecutor Dermot O’Grady announced the arrest of two persons charged with child abuse and other criminal offenses.
  • August 20, 2010: Acting Prosecutor Dermot O’Grady announced arrests in the murder of Carl Epps, Egg Harbor, New Jersey.
  • July 13, 2010: Acting Prosecutor Dermot O’Grady from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office (HCPO) announces the arrest of James Ballentine, Bloomsbury Borough, on July 10, 2010. Ballentine has been charged with inappropriate touching for sexual gratification of a mentally disabled adult female.
  • July 02, 2010: The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office is reporting an aggravated assault that occurred on July 1 st, during the early evening hours. (sketch of suspect included)
  • June 17, 2010: The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office, Raritan Township Police Department, and New Jersey State Police Internet Crimes against Children Task Force arrest an individual charged with possessing and transmitting child pornography.
  • June 02, 2010: The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office and High Bridge Borough Police Department announced the arrest of several individuals involved in crimes during which a child, (under the age of 13) was identified as a victim.
  • April 21, 2010: 2 Arrested for committing a residential burglary on March 30th, 2010, in West Amwell Township, Hunterdon County
  • April 16, 2010: Arrest of Richard Platt, Clinton Township. Charged Trading Child Pornography and for the Possession of Child Pornography
  • April 05, 2010: Arrest in Voorhees High School Bomb Threat
  • March 12, 2010: The Hunterdon County Prosecutors Office Sex Crimes Unit announces the Arrest of Samuel Sanchez
  • March 12, 2010: The Hunterdon County Prosecutors Office Sex Crimes Unit announces the Arrest of Hany Khadr
  • March 10, 2010:The Hunterdon County Prosecutors Office Sex Crimes Unit announces additional criminal charges against Rick "Ricky" D. Webster
  • March 09, 2010: Arrest of suspect in PNC Bank robbery that occurred on Tuesday, March 9, 2010
  • March 09, 2010: Arrest in the stabbing of an individual that
  • February 19, 2010: Rick “Ricky” D. Webster arrested.

2009:

  • November 23, 2009: Four individuals arrested for the Burglary of Oldwick General Store and other burglaries.
  • November 17, 2009: The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office announced the arrest of Steven Nocar, Burglary and Theft.
  • October 13, 2009: The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office announced the arrest of Laura Kerr, Theft By Deception (3rd Degree).
  • August 24, 2009: Armed Robbery on August 22, 2009 - Burger King, Flemington, NJ
  • August 24, 2009: Arrest of Senior Corrections Officer Keith Trimmer, Mountainview Youth Correctional Facility
  • July 29, 2009: Frenchtown Death Investigation
  • April 15, 2009: Leon Walters, IV - Fire Arms Arrest

2008:

  • November 23, 2008: Arrest made in the Murder of Arthur Seiple
  • November 21, 2008: In search of any information on a homicide
  • March 4, 2008: Arrest and the seizure of a large quantity of marijuana, and cash, as a result of an undercover investigation
  • January 11, 2008: Multi-state "Smash and Grab" burglary ring, three of which occurred at Liberty Village

2007:

  • November 14, 2007: Arrest of James Leonarczyk, Lebanon Borough, for the Possession of Child Pornography
  • September 24, 2007: Fatal Motorcycle Accident Route 523
  • August 28, 2007: Arrest made in the Homicide of Monica Massaro
  • August 08, 2007: Arrested Adam J. Narducci, (28), on an arrest warrant issued by the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office, charging him with Accessory after the Fact (Murder)
  • July 2007: Arrest of two subjects responsible for the robbery of several banks throughout Hunterdon and Union Counties