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2014 News    
4/4 - Former Cashier for Robert Wood Johnson University Medical Group Pleads Guilty to Embezzling $42,000 In Patient Co-Payments
4/3 - Acting Attorney General: Anadarko Petroleum Subsidiary to Pay State $20 Million for Cleanup of Two Contaminated Sites
4/3 - Alleged Ringleader and 20 Associates Indicted on Charges They Conspired to Operate a Major Heroin Ring Based in Middlesex County - Charges stem from probe led by State Police, Division of Criminal Justice and New Brunswick Police
4/3 - Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control Taps Woodstown High School Entry in Underage Drinking PSA Contest
4/2 - Governor Christie Announces Launch of Pilot Narcan Program in Ocean and Monmouth Counties - Initiative Allows Police Officers and EMTs to Carry, Administer Life Saving Heroin Antidote
4/2 - Division of Highway Traffic Safety and Middlesex County Law Enforcement Begin Distracted Driving Crackdowns in Woodbridge
4/1 - Division of Highway Traffic Safety Grants Mobilize Law Enforcement for First Statewide Campaign Dedicated to Crackdown on Distracted Drivers - $300,000 Made Available for “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” Initiative
 
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3/28 - Atlantic City Man Sentenced To State Prison For Distributing Child Pornography Over Internet
3/28 - Former Correction Officer Sentenced to Prison for Smuggling Heroin and Marijuana Into Correction Facility for Sex Offenders
3/27 - Former Elizabeth School Board President Found Guilty of Stealing From Free Lunch Program by Falsifying Applications for Her Children
3/26 - Monmouth County Man Pleads Guilty to Submitting Fraudulent Superstorm Sandy Insurance Claim
3/21 - Six Camden Residents Indicted on Charges That They Conspired to Distribute Large Quantities of Heroin and Operate a Heroin Mill - “Operation China White” was led by the NJ State Police, U.S. DEA and Division of Criminal Justice
3/21 - Ex-Transportation Head for Hazlet & Piscataway Schools Sentenced to Prison for Stealing $565,000 from Districts - Michelle Pumilia was charged in investigation by State Police and Division of Criminal Justice
3/20 - Former Campaign Worker in Essex County Sentenced to Prison for Ballot Fraud in 2007 Races in 29th Legislative District
3/20 - Prominent Atlantic County Lawyer Who Practices Elder Law and Owner of In-Home Senior Care Company Charged With Preying on Elderly Clients and Stealing More Than $2 Million from 10 Victims
3/20 - CONSUMER ALERT: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Warns About “IRS Call” Scam
3/17 - Philadelphia Man Pleads Guilty to Blackmailing Victim Who Responded to His Craigslist Ad for Homosexual Sex
3/17 - Acting Attorney General Names Jeffrey S. Jacobson Director of the Division of Law
3/14 - Students Participate in World Famous Flower Show - JJC awarded honorable mention citation
3/14 - Camden County Man Sentenced to State Prison for Distributing Prescription Narcotics to Undercover Detective
3/14 - Former State Police Troop Commander Sentenced for Stealing Thousands from Fund that Aids Troopers and Their Families
3/14 - Divisions of Highway Traffic Safety, Alcoholic Beverage Control and State Police Tell Holiday Drinkers They’ll Need More than Luck to Get Home Safely after St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations
3/13 - Criminal Charges Filed Against Four Homeowners Who Allegedly Collected Superstorm Sandy Relief Funds Through Fraud
3/12 - Two Men Convicted at Trial of Stealing $175,000 by Brokering the Sale of a Gas Station and Lying to the Purchaser About the Price
3/12 - New Jersey Joins Global Settlement with Genzyme Corp. Over Alleged Kickbacks to Promote Anti-Adhesion Product
3/11 - Middlesex County Man Pleads Guilty to Receiving More Than $50,000 Worth of Stolen Property and Selling the Items Online
3/10 - Woodbridge Man Pleads Guilty to Performing Unlicensed Asbestos Abatement at Schools and Homes - Faces Prison for Releasing Hazardous Asbestos Dust & Debris at a Daycare Center
3/10 - Former Administrator and Ex-Foreman at Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission Found Guilty at Trial of Directing Agency Craftsmen to Work on Private Homes While on Duty
3/10 - Acting Attorney General Announces Recipient of $350,000 Grant to Combat Human Trafficking
3/7 - Two Men Sentenced for Operating Bogus Charity Using 9/11 Truck and Never Giving Money to Victims’ Families - The pair sold T-shirts and collected donations at 9/11 events using truck painted with Twin Towers
3/6 - Paterson Councilman Rigo Rodriguez and His Wife Indicted for Alleged Election Fraud and Witness Tampering - Campaign worker also charged with fraud involving mail-in ballots in 2010 council race
3/6 - New Jersey to Receive More Than $400,000 from Settlement with Omnicare Over Alleged Kickbacks
3/5 - Husband and Wife From Egg Harbor Township Plead Guilty to Possessing Cocaine and an Assault Weapon - Donald Capriotti faces an 18-year prison sentence
3/4 - Two Men Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Leading Drug Trafficking Ring That Distributed Heroin and PCP in Violent Section of Jersey City - Third man sentenced to prison on charge of possession of PCP with intent to distribute
3/4 - Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Woodbridge Towing Company for Allegedly Charging Excessive Fees and Other Violations of the Predatory Towing Prevention Act
3/4 - Division of Law Efforts Brought in More Than $300 Million in Settlements and Judgments in 2013
3/4 - National Consumer Protection Week Kicks off with “Cyber Safe NJ” Website Launched by New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
 
2014 News    
2/20 - Attorney General & MVC Chief Announce New Charges Resulting from High-Tech Program “Operation Facial Scrub” to Detect False Driver’s Licenses - Attorney General’s Office charged 69 new defendants in past year, bringing total charged to 107
2/20 - N.J. Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs Announce New, Mandatory Security Requirements for Prescription Blanks
2/14 - Essex County Mother and Daughter Sentenced to 15 Years in State Prison for Their Roles in Scheme to Steal Nearly $600,000 in Unemployment Benefits
2/12 - State Board Revokes License of Doctor Who Performed Spinal Surgeries Despite His Lack of Medical Training for Such Procedures
2/11 - Former State Police Troop Commander Pleads Guilty to Stealing Thousands From Fund That Aids Troopers and Their Families
2/11 - N.J. Consumer Affairs Goes Undercover to Auto Repair Shops, Finds Two Charged Hundreds of Dollars for Allegedly Unnecessary Repairs
2/10 - Edison Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Commit Human Trafficking for Luring and Coercing Women Into Prostitution Ring - Percival Williams faces 10 years in prison in one of first convictions under NJ Human Trafficking Law
2/10 - Acting Attorney General, Division on Civil Rights Announce Settlement With Care Center Over Failure to Provide Sign Language Interpreter
2/7 - Camden County Man Pleads Guilty to Distributing Prescription Narcotics to Undercover Investigator
2/6 - Acting Attorney General Announces Mandatory Training for Department Employees to Identify and Prevent Child Sexual Abuse - Training Part of Department’s Efforts to Combat Child Exploitation
 
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