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Prosecutor Press Releases

April 4, 2020
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

March 30, 2020
Fatal shooting under investigation in Hillside

March 26, 2020
Three charged in connection with Plainfield stabbing that left 1 dead, 3 injured

March 20, 2020
Access to the Union County Prosecutor’s office during the ongoing public health crisis

March 17, 2020
Elizabeth man convicted of gun charge

March 16, 2020
Suspect wanted for violent sexual assault in Rahway arrested in NYC

March 13, 2020
Gun charges against Roselle man dismissed

March 12, 2020
Union County Undersheriff Succeeds UCPD Captain as UCERT Commander

March 12, 2020
Rahway man sentenced to 18 years for violent sexual assault following break-in

March 12, 2020
Large quantity of cocaine seized in Plainfield

March 2, 2020
Fatal shooting under investigation in Elizabeth

March 2, 2020
Defendant convicted on all charges for fatal shooting outside Linden convenience store

February 26, 2020
Narcotics investigation yields seizure of large quantities of methamphetamine, GHB

February 26, 2020
Elizabeth man convicted on all counts following child sex assault trial

February 26, 2020
Four years later, fatal shooting of Rahway sneaker store owner remains under investigation

February 23, 2020
Fatal stabbing under investigation in Plainfield

February 21, 2020
Delaware man found with firearm outside Westfield elementary school sentenced to five years

February 19, 2020
Illegal puppy mill in Scotch Plains dismantled; more than 130 animals rescued

February 18, 2020
Rahway woman charged in connection with fatal stabbing

February 16, 2020
Elizabeth man charged with reckless manslaughter in connection with fatal stabbing

February 15, 2020
Fatal stabbing under investigation in Elizabeth

February 5, 2020
Former acupuncturist convicted of sexually assaulting patient

February 3, 2020
Union County Prosecutor’s Office to Share Missing Persons Profiles on Social Media

January 31, 2020
Adult, juvenile arrested in connection with fatal shooting

January 28, 2020
Attorney General Grewal and the Union County Prosecutor’s Office Unveil “Operation Helping Hand 24/7/365”

January 24, 2020
Roselle man indicted in connection with Linden arson incidents

January 24, 2020
Narcotics investigation yields two arrests, cocaine, $20,000 in cash

January 24, 2020
Federally convicted bomber sentenced to life term for attempted murder of five Linden police officers

January 23, 2020
Fatal shooting under investigation in Elizabeth

January 23, 2020
Former Clark resident charged with draining young relative’s $85,000 inheritance fund

January 17, 2020
Prosecutor Ruotolo’s Newly Launched Major Crimes Division Fosters Collaboration Among Departments and Numerous Arrests in Union County

January 13, 2020
Woman sentenced to five years for looting $166,000 from father’s estate, lying about absence of will

January 10, 2020
UCPD officer sentenced to three years for official misconduct, thefts

January 10, 2020
UCPO, Kean University hosting “21-21” forum on campus sexual violence

January 10, 2020
Former Summit municipal official charged with fraudulently billing city $74,000

January 6, 2020
Guilty plea entered by Delaware man found with firearm outside Westfield elementary school

January 6, 2020
Property manager sentenced for stealing tens of thousands from elderly tenant

December 30, 2019
Fatal shooting under investigation in Elizabeth

December 23, 2019
2013 Christmas morning homicide remains under investigation

December 23, 2019
Elizabeth man charged with sharing child porn via Facebook

December 23, 2019
Stamler Police Academy graduates 47, including 21 Jersey City police officers

December 20, 2019
Owner and Employee of Union County-Based Animal Shelter Face Criminal Charges for Concealing Animals’ Illnesses from Prospective Owners

December 16, 2019
Hillside man convicted of killing girlfriend

December 16, 2019
Elizabeth man sentenced to 30 years for attack that left 1 woman dead, 1 injured

December 11, 2019
Open letter by Prosecutor Ruotolo to the Union County community, in the wake of Jersey City shooting

December 4, 2019
Arrest yields large quantity of cocaine, $15K cash, loaded firearm

November 27, 2019
Arrest yields large quantity of MDMA, three firearms

November 27, 2019
UCPO hosting “21-21” forum on veterans’ affairs

November 22, 2019
Investigation by local police, UCPO yields arrest of man charged with 5 burglaries

November 21, 2019
A Call for Nominations for 2020 Union County Human Relations Commission Unity Achievement Awards

November 18, 2019
Linden man charged with arson, aggravated assault of police officers

November 8, 2019
Patricia Gusmano sworn in as the Union County Prosecutor’s Office’s first female Chief of Detectives

November 4, 2019
Fugitive wanted for attempted murder arrested in Pennsylvania

November 4, 2019
Rahway man convicted of violent sexual assault

October 30, 2019
New Providence man charged with surreptitiously filming stepdaughter in bathroom

October 29, 2019
Small quantity of depleted uranium recovered from Springfield synagogue, area declared safe

October 26, 2019
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

October 25, 2019
Elizabeth man admits to murder, attempted murder, criminal sexual contact

October 24, 2019
Investigation by local police, newly formed UCPO unit, yields arrest of man charged with 15 burglaries and motor vehicle thefts

October 24, 2019
Defendant charged with violent sexual assault being sought by police

October 23, 2019
Additional charges alleging sexual crimes against children filed against veteran East Orange Police Department officer / PAL youth football director

October 23, 2019
Delaware man indicted for being in possession of weapons, ammo on Westfield school property

October 16, 2019
UCPO and UCHRC jointly hosting “21-21” forum on elder abuse prevention

October 16, 2019
Veteran East Orange Police Department officer/PAL youth football director charged with sexual crimes against two victims

October 16, 2019
Man charged in connection with Plainfield homicide

October 8, 2019
Federally convicted bomber convicted of attempted murder of five Linden police officers

October 2, 2019
Man indicted for Plainfield homicide

September 27, 2019
Former pediatric gastroenterologist indicted for sexual crimes against three patients

September 27, 2019
Westfield contractor charged with theft of more than $100,000 from clients

September 25, 2019
Circumstances of Elizabeth in-custody inmate death under investigation

September 25, 2019
Essex County man sentenced to extended term of 17 years for drug offenses

September 25, 2019
Westfield man pleads guilty to possessing thousands of child pornography files with intent to distribute

September 24, 2019
Local man charged with aggravated manslaughter in connection with fatal bar fight

September 20, 2019
Plainfield man sentenced to 25 years for sexual assaults of 9-year-old girl

September 20, 2019
UCPD officer convicted on all charges following trial for theft, official misconduct

September 19, 2019
Arrest made in connection with Rahway homicide

September 13, 2019
Former fugitive who fled overseas following fatal shooting of innocent bystander sentenced to 60 years

September 11, 2019
Peaceful Resolution of Linden Standoff Shows the Positive Impact of Crisis Intervention Team Training and Multi-Agency Collaboration

September 9, 2019
Property manager charged with siphoning more than $120,000 out of elderly tenant’s bank account

September 5, 2019
UCPO implements new notification procedure for mass casualty incidents

September 4, 2019
Four charged with fraudulent enrollment in Elizabeth Public Schools free lunch program

August 30, 2019
Jersey City man charged in connection with fatal shooting in Elizabeth

August 30, 2019
Elizabeth man indicted for murder

August 30, 2019
Former pediatric gastroenterologist now charged with sexual crimes against three patients

August 20, 2019
Defendant sentenced to 23 years for role in shooting that left 1 dead, 2 injured

August 17, 2019
Suspect in custody after Elizabeth police officer fires round from service weapon

August 16, 2019
Three charged in connection with shooting outside Linden nightclub

August 15, 2019
Newark man charged in connection with report of person with weapon at Union Walmart

August 13, 2019
Plainfield man sentenced to 48 years for fatal shooting of innocent bystander

August 13, 2019
Defendant sentenced to 58 years for planned killing of Plainfield woman

August 8, 2019
Prosecutor’s Office hosting second annual Summer Slam Youth Basketball Tournament

August 7, 2019
National Night Out across Union County

August 6, 2019
Clark man charged after weapons cache found in home

August 3, 2019
Fanwood man charged with being under the influence of drugs in causing Union wreck that killed 94-year-old, injured 2 others

August 2, 2019
Morris County man charged in connection with 12-year-old’s death from Union hit-and-run

August 1, 2019
Roselle man charged in connection with arson incidents

July 31, 2019
“Operation Roll Call” results in arrests of 14 sex offenders for failure to register

July 31, 2019
Essex County man convicted on all six drug counts following consecutive trials

July 27, 2019
Death following altercation under investigation

July 25, 2019
Grand Jury Finds Retired Newark Police Officer’s Use of Non-Fatal Deadly Force to be Justified

July 19, 2019
Child struck by van in hit-and-run incident dies

July 15, 2019
Approximately $825,000 in drugs seized, Elizabeth man charged following dismantling of heroin mill

July 12, 2019
Investigators seeking information regarding trapped Raccoon set on fire

July 9, 2019
Rahway man sentenced to 13 years for selling fentanyl-laced crack that killed 3, hospitalized others

July 8, 2019
Fugitive arrested, charged in connection with Plainfield homicide

July 8, 2019
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

June 29, 2019
Rahway homicide under investigation 

June 28, 2019
Former fugitive who fled overseas following fatal shooting found guilty on all charges

June 27, 2019
Prosecutor's Office releases video from officer-involved shooting

June 27, 2019
Defendant convicted on all charges for fatal shooting of innocent bystander

June 24, 2019
Investigators still seeking information following 20th anniversary of Elizabeth toddler’s disappearance

June 22, 2019
Roselle homicide under investigation

June 17, 2019
Bank employee charged with helping orchestrate counterfeit check scheme

June 14, 2019
Defendant sentenced to 24 years for fatal shooting sparked by argument over Facebook post

June 14, 2019
Man arrested with handgun, ammunition outside Westfield elementary school

June 13, 2019
High school teacher charged with possession of child pornography

June 12, 2019
Defendant convicted for fatal shooting of Plainfield woman

June 12, 2019
Police sergeant sentenced for alcohol-related wreck

June 8, 2019
Linden man in custody following officer-involved shooting

June 7, 2019
Man sentenced to 8 years for assault of pregnant NJ TRANSIT bus driver

June 6, 2019
Operation Helping Hand offers rehabilitative assistance to 148 battling substance abuse

June 5, 2019
Elizabeth man charged with murder

June 4, 2019
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

May 30, 2019
Hitchhiker sentenced to 57 years for beating death of Clark attorney

May 27, 2019
Plainfield homicide under investigation

May 24, 2019
Former Elizabeth middle school teacher sentenced for sexual assault of students

May 24, 2019
Elizabeth man sentenced to 30 years for robbery-turned-killing of veteran headed to work

May 22, 2019
Elizabeth man sentenced to 20 years for sex assault of 10-year-old girl walking to school

May 17, 2019
Jury convicts 71-year-old of sexually assaulting child

May 16, 2019
Suspect arrested, charged in connection with Monday morning shooting in Elizabeth

May 15, 2019
Union Township man indicted for alcohol-fueled wreck that killed off-duty Hillside officer

May 8, 2019
Nineteen Outstanding Citizens Honored by Union County Human Relations Commission at Unity Achievement Award Presentation

May 8, 2019
Suspect in Plainfield homicide arrested in Pennsylvania

May 7, 2019
Defendant pleads guilty in fatal shooting

April 29, 2019
Plainfield homicide under investigation

April 24, 2019
Drifter convicted of murdering local attorney in his home

April 24, 2019
Statement regarding the Elizabeth Police Department

April 22, 2019
Child porn suspect who had fled overseas apprehended at Newark Airport

April 12, 2019
Suspect admits to assault of pregnant NJ TRANSIT bus driver in Elizabeth

April 11, 2019
Man found dead in county park

April 9, 2019
UCPO honors four for serving victims, in observance of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

April 8, 2019
Plainfield man sentenced to 60 years for fatally stabbing girlfriend

April 8, 2019
UCPO, YWCA Union County hosting sixth annual Domestic Violence Symposium

April 1, 2019
Summit-based gastroenterologist charged with sexual assaults of patient

March 29, 2019
UCPO launches Cybercrime Task Force

March 21, 2019
Elizabeth man admits to fatally shooting neighbor during Halloween robbery

March 20, 2019
Linden man apprehended in connection with fatal hit-and-run, attempted cover-up

March 15, 2019
Defendant convicted of aggravated sexual assault of child

March 13, 2019
Man arrested for striking, seriously injuring woman with SUV in Elizabeth

March 8, 2019
Arrest made in Hillside carjacking, kidnapping, robbery

March 7, 2019
Hillside carjacking, kidnapping, robbery under investigation

March 4, 2019
Pair indicted in connection with fatal shooting outside Elizabeth nightclub

March 1, 2019
Fourth defendant sentenced for Plainfield killing

February 27, 2019
Homicide Task Force continuing to investigate 2016 homicide of Rahway-based entrepreneur

February 27, 2019
Former Elizabeth middle school teacher admits to sexual assault of students

February 22, 2019
Elizabeth police officer charged with sexual assault

February 22, 2019
UCPO hosting “Outreach Week” with 21-21 community meetings on bias crimes, immigrant trust

February 15, 2019
Suspect apprehended for assault, robbery of pregnant NJ TRANSIT bus driver in Elizabeth

February 14, 2019
Edison man pleads guilty in connection with Plainfield killing

February 13, 2019
Westfield man charged with being in possession of massive child porn collection

February 11, 2019
Plainfield pair indicted for fatal shooting

February 11, 2019
Elizabeth man convicted for sexual assault, attempted abduction of student walking to school

February 8, 2019
Man sentenced to seven years for fatal hit-and-run, attempted cover-up

February 6, 2019
Plainfield man convicted of fatally stabbing girlfriend

February 5, 2019
Free Presentations Conducted in English and Spanish Seek to Help Parents Learn How to Help Their Children Succeed in School

February 1, 2019
Elizabeth man charged with child sex assaults spanning 10+ years

January 29, 2019
Rahway man admits selling fentanyl-laced crack that killed three

January 28, 2019
Pair charged in connection with alleged music promotion scheme

January 18, 2019
Union County homicides drop to nearly 50-year low in 2018

January 15, 2019
Union Township man charged in connection with alcohol-fueled Linden wreck that took Hillside officer’s life

January 11, 2019
Three sentenced to total of 140 years for Plainfield killing

January 11, 2019
Elizabeth man sentenced to 30 years for aggravated manslaughter in parking lot road-rage case

January 8, 2019
Man admits to fatal hit-and-run, attempted cover-up

January 4, 2019
Plainfield music teacher charged with inappropriate touching of two students

January 3, 2019
Video footage of suspect in November homicide being released

January 3, 2019
Cranford educator admits to threat, surrenders teacher’s license

December 27, 2018
Union County to become first in NJ fully patrolled by local agencies to achieve full body-worn camera rollout

December 26, 2018
2016 Plainfield homicide remains under investigation

December 21, 2018
Homicide Task Force continuing to investigate as fifth anniversary of Christmas morning killing approaches

December 19, 2018
Pair charged in connection with fatal shooting outside Elizabeth nightclub

December 18, 2018
Educational partnership between Union County College and the John H. Stamler Police Academy

December 11, 2018
Investigators requesting help from public to locate suspect in fatal pedestrian hit-and-run

December 10, 2018
Essex County man sentenced to 55 years for 2015 killing of Rahway woman

December 10, 2018
Newark man charged following police standoff in Linden

December 7, 2018
Rahway man sentenced to 58 years for robbery, fatal shooting of taxi driver

December 7, 2018
Union County Sheriff’s officer charged with theft

November 23, 2018
Elizabeth man convicted of aggravated manslaughter

November 17, 2018
A Call for Nominations for 2019 Union County Human Relations Commission Unity Achievement Awards

November 15, 2018
Armed robber who shot victim sentenced to extended term of 50 years

November 12, 2018
Plainfield homicide under investigation

November 8, 2018
Plainfield woman sentenced to probation, barred from dealing with pets for life

October 31, 2018
One year later, Elizabeth shooting that left two women dead remains under investigation

October 31, 2018
Three convicted in connection with Plainfield killing

October 30, 2018
Union County Gun Buyback

October 29, 2018
Rahway man convicted in robbery, fatal shooting of taxi driver

October 18, 2018
Turn In Unwanted Guns at Union County Gun Buyback Event

October 17, 2018
Elizabeth woman charged with animal cruelty

October 15, 2018
Elizabeth man sentenced to 75 years for girlfriend’s murder

October 10, 2018
Essex County man convicted on all counts in 2015 killing of Rahway woman

October 10, 2018
Elizabeth man sentenced to 32 years for killing wife, discarding her body in abandoned home

October 5, 2018
Inaugural Union County Human Trafficking Symposium scheduled for next week

October 5, 2018
Linden man convicted for fatal drunk-driving wreck

October 2, 2018
Three convicted for roles in knifepoint robbery of Rahway gas station

September 28, 2018
Westfield massage parlor managers charged with promoting prostitution

September 21, 2018
Linden man sentenced to 24 years for killing neighbor

September 20, 2018
Elizabeth pair charged with animal cruelty

September 18, 2018
MS-13 member admits to killing

September 17, 2018
A Call for Nominations for 2019 Union County Human Relations Commission Unity Achievement Awards

September 17, 2018
Pair sentenced for roles in police pursuit, cocaine seizure

September 13, 2018
Union County Family Justice Center marks one year of service to community

September 11, 2018
Narcotics investigation nets 19 arrests, $100,000 in heroin

September 6, 2018
Union Township-based tax preparer charged with stealing from three victim clients

August 30, 2018
Plainfield man charged in connection with pedestrian fatality

August 22, 2018
More than 50 animals rescued as result of twin animal cruelty cases

August 20, 2018
Elizabeth man convicted of Easter Sunday murder of girlfriend

August 20, 2018
Union County Prosecutor’s Office Deems Police Officers’ Use of Force During July 2016 Vehicle Pursuit Legally Justified

August 16, 2018
Elizabeth man sentenced to 148 years for “reign of terror"

August 14, 2018
Linden man admits to fatal shooting

August 10, 2018
Essex County man convicted in Elizabeth armed robbery-turned-shooting

August 6, 2018
Narcotics investigation yields seizure of two kilos of heroin

August 3, 2018
Middlesex County man indicted for vehicular homicide

July 31, 2018
UCPO, local PDs hosting inaugural Summer Slam youth basketball tournament

July 27, 2018
Plainfield man arrested for the murder of his three week old child

July 20, 2018
Elizabeth gang member sentenced to 50 years for killing

July 12, 2018
Elizabeth man charged with sexual assault of child

July 11, 2018
Roselle man charged in animal cruelty case

July 9, 2018
Elizabeth man convicted on eight charges for killing wife, dumping her body in abandoned home

July 8, 2018
Suspect being sought for alleged robbery of Air National Guardsman that sparked exchange of gunfire

July 6, 2018
Defendant indicted for fatal Linden shooting

June 29, 2018
Rahway burglary, sexual assault suspect being sought by police

June 29, 2018
Union Township man charged with animal cruelty for running over, killing puppy

June 26, 2018
Somerset County man admits to shooting civilian, shooting at police

June 24, 2018
Fatal shooting in Plainfield under investigation

June 23, 2018
Suspect takes own life in Hillside

June 22, 2018
Plainfield woman admits to animal cruelty

June 22, 2018
Middlesex County man charged with death by auto

June 20, 2018
Newark cop convicted of reckless manslaughter for 2016 fatal shooting outside Union bar

June 20, 2018
Charges pending against homeowner found with more than 40 dogs living in squalor

June 14, 2018
Elizabeth gas station worker charged with stealing $300K from employer

June 8, 2018
Fatal pedestrian strike in Plainfield under investigation

June 8, 2018
Rahway man sentenced to 47 years for killing girlfriend

June 1, 2018
Defendant sentenced for vehicular homicide

May 4, 2018
Rahway man indicted for distributing fentanyl-laced crack that killed 3, hospitalized others

May 4, 2018
MS-13 members sentenced for gangland killing

May 3, 2018
Fourth suspect arrested in connection with Elizabeth homicide that sparked exchange of gunfire with police

April 30, 2018
All charges dismissed against defendant

April 25, 2018
Rahway man admits to fatal strangulation of girlfriend

April 20, 2018
Serial burglar admits to multiple break-ins

April 19, 2018
New York men convicted in cocaine case

April 18, 2018
Linden man charged with possession, distribution of child pornography

April 18, 2018
Defendant charged with murder following fatal shooting in Linden

April 16, 2018
Essex County man sentenced to 18 years for killing Plainfield woman

April 16, 2018
Four indicted for fatal shooting outside Elizabeth restaurant

April 11, 2018
UCPO honors three for serving victims in observance of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

April 10, 2018
Jersey City man arrested in connection with Elizabeth murder that sparked exchange of gunfire with police

April 6, 2018
Two Elizabeth Men Convicted in 2014 Shooting Death of Woodbridge Man

April 5, 2018
North Plainfield Man Arrested in Attempted Murder of Three Plainfield Police Officers.

April 4, 2018
April 1st Elizabeth Homicide and Attempted Murders

March 23, 2018
Elizabeth man sentenced to 25 years for sexually assaulting girl in motel

March 23, 2018
Elizabeth man sentenced to 52 years for fatal stabbing

March 23, 2018
Elizabeth man sentenced to eight years for alcohol-fueled fatal pedestrian hit-and-run

March 19, 2018
Union Township man sentenced to 25 years for fatally stabbing father

March 18, 2018
Shooting between vehicles on U.S. Routes 1&9 in Elizabeth under investigation

March 14, 2018
Plainfield preschool administrator charged with brandishing knife at students

March 12, 2018
Former Elizabeth teacher indicted for repeated sexual assaults of two students

March 12, 2018
Pair admit to roles in gang-related fatal shooting

March 12, 2018
Linden man indicted for murder

March 6, 2018
Elizabeth man convicted on all charges for motel sexual assaults of couples

March 5, 2018
Plainfield man sentenced to 27.5 years for fatal shooting of innocent bystander

February 28, 2018
Plainfield man indicted for fatal stabbing on New Year’s Eve

February 26, 2018
Union County College student charged after bringing imitation firearms into classroom

February 26, 2018
Investigators continuing to ask for public’s help, two years after Rahway entrepreneur’s killing

February 26, 2018
Elizabeth man who shot girlfriend to death sentenced to 50 years

February 23, 2018
Pennsylvania man sentenced to life in prison for Hillside robbery

February 23, 2018
Local acupuncturist charged with sexual assault of patient

February 22, 2018
Pair charged in connection with string of convenience store robberies

February 21, 2018
Missing girl found in Elizabeth park

February 17, 2018
Third defendant charged in connection with 2016 Plainfield murder

February 15, 2018
Union Police Department sergeant to forfeit employment following theft plea

February 9, 2018
Rahway man charged with distributing fentanyl-laced crack cocaine that killed 3, hospitalized others

February 9, 2018
Elizabeth man convicted of fatal stabbing

February 7, 2018
Two arrested for performing unlicensed dentistry in Linden

February 6, 2018
Union Township man admits to fatal stabbing of father

February 6, 2018
Defendant admits to causing alcohol-fueled wreck that left 1 dead, 2 injured

February 2, 2018
Body found in burning car in Union Township (updated)

January 31, 2018
Elizabeth man charged with 10 counts of human trafficking

January 30, 2018
Elizabeth man admits to DWI, fatal hit-and-run

January 29, 2018
Pair sentenced to combined 25 years for armed robbery of Elizabeth jewelry shop

January 25, 2018
North Plainfield police officer indicted for sexual assault

January 22, 2018
Plainfield man indicted for child porn distribution

January 19, 2018
Four arrested in connection with Elizabeth homicide

January 16, 2018
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

January 16, 2018
Bergen County man sentenced for 2015 fatal drunk-driving incident at Elizabeth marine terminal

January 1, 2018
Suspect arrested in connection with fatal NYE stabbing in Plainfield

December 22, 2017
Investigators continuing to seek assistance from public, four years after Christmas Day homicide

December 22, 2017
Newark man admits to 2005 Plainfield killing

December 21, 2017
Authorities actively searching for suspect in Linden homicide

December 20, 2017
Pennsylvania man convicted for violent robbery at Hillside car wash

December 19, 2017
Elizabeth man convicted on all charges for 2011 murder of girlfriend

December 18, 2017
Union Township man sentenced to 70 years for 2013 murder, dismemberment of girlfriend

December 15, 2017
Assistance from public requested in finding sexual assault suspect

December 14, 2017
Staten Island man convicted of luring, endangering teenage girl in Elizabeth

December 7, 2017
Newark man charged with murder in connection with Hillside fatal shooting

December 6, 2017
Call for Nominations for Human Relations Achievement Awards

December 5, 2017
Rahway man sentenced to 20 years for causing fatal collision following police pursuit

December 1, 2017
Two sentenced for 2012 fatal shooting of Roselle teen

December 1, 2017
Plainfield man admits to role in 2015 fatal shooting of innocent bystander

November 29, 2017
Veteran SVU investigator receives NJ Sex Crimes Officers Association excellence award

November 29, 2017
Former gymnastics instructor charged with sexual assault of child student

November 28, 2017
Elizabeth man admits to sexual assault of child

November 20, 2017
Fatal MV incident that followed police pursuit under investigation

November 20, 2017
Three defendants sentenced to total of nearly 70 years for violent scrap metal yard robbery

November 17, 2017
Tutor charged with criminal sexual contact with teen

November 9, 2017
Authorities seeking info on vehicle of interest in Elizabeth double homicide

November 9, 2017
UCPO teaming up with Roselle Catholic High School, Roselle PD, Prevention Links for opioid abuse forum

November 9, 2017
Man indicted for sexual assault of a minor

November 6, 2017
U.S. Marshal’s use of firearm in Union Township under investigation

November 3, 2017
Confronting a Crisis: Local Efforts to Fight the Heroin and Opioid Abuse Epidemic

November 2, 2017
Fatal collision involving off-duty police officer under investigation

November 1, 2017
County corrections officer indicted in connection with assault of inmate

November 1, 2017
Double fatal shooting in Elizabeth under investigation

October 30, 2017
Drug kingpin, second-in-command sentenced

October 30, 2017
Elizabeth man indicted for fatal assault in parking lot

October 26, 2017
Plainfield man indicted for fatal stabbing of ex-wife

October 23, 2017
19th Annual Red Ribbon Drug Prevention Day

October 20, 2017
Union Township man indicted for murder of father

October 20, 2017
Elizabeth Police Department Officers’ Use of Force Deemed Legally Justified

October 18, 2017
Union Township man convicted on all charges in 2013 murder, dismemberment of girlfriend

October 17, 2017
Elizabeth man charged with murder for asphyxiation death of 73-year-old

October 13, 2017
Public’s assistance still sought in investigating unsolved 2014 homicide

September 27, 2017
Former Elizabeth teacher charged with repeated sexual assaults of student in 1990s

September 27, 2017
Fatal collision that followed Edison PD vehicle pursuit into Plainfield under investigation

September 27, 2017
Elizabeth teen charged in connection with fatal shooting

September 26, 2017
Forensic Nurse Examiner Position Available

September 22, 2017
Elizabeth man indicted for fatal hit-and-run pedestrian strike

September 18, 2017
Defendant convicted of gun charge

September 14, 2017
Elizabeth police officer charged with insurance fraud

September 13, 2017
Union County Family Justice Center Holds Grand Opening

September 11, 2017
Defendants sentenced to 27 years apiece in connection with robbery-turned-murder

September 8, 2017
Fugitive child sex assault suspect apprehended in Texas

September 8, 2017
Acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park returning to private sector

August 31, 2017
Friends of the Child Advocacy Center of Union County, Kenilworth Girl Scouts organize backpack donation to benefit young crime victims

August 24, 2017
Juvenile charged with murder after Elizabeth shooting victim dies

August 24, 2017
Plainfield shooting defendant indicted on murder, attempted murder charges

August 24, 2017
Man arrested following fatal wreck

August 16, 2017
Authorities releasing sketch of person of interest in Elizabeth homicide

August 16, 2017
All defendants plead guilty in connection with violent 2014 Elizabeth robbery

August 14, 2017
Leaders of multimillion-dollar heroin ring plead guilty

August 11, 2017
Plainfield man sentenced to life in prison for 2014 homicide

August 10, 2017
Public assistance sought in locating child sex assault suspect

August 9, 2017
Man charged with homicide stemming from June assault in Elizabeth parking lot

August 9, 2017
Elizabeth residents found guilty of drug charges

August 9, 2017
Previously unidentified pedestrian fatality ID’d as 1993 murder suspect

August 2, 2017
Man convicted on all charges for years-long sexual abuse of relative

July 31, 2017
Plainfield man charged with fatally stabbing ex-wife

July 28, 2017
Middlesex County man sentenced to 20 years for robbery, kidnapping at Linden shoe store

July 28, 2017
Co-defendant sentenced to 35 years for 2012 Roselle homicide

July 28, 2017
Elizabeth man sentenced to 24 years in connection with Linden homicide

July 27, 2017
South Carolina men charged with weapons offenses after allegedly trying to sell guns in Rahway

July 25, 2017
Elizabeth drug kingpin sentenced to 37-plus years

July 25, 2017
North Plainfield police officer charged with Kenilworth sexual assault

July 25, 2017
Authorities seeking info on vehicle of interest in Elizabeth homicide

July 20, 2017
Bergen County man pleads guilty in 2015 fatal drunk-driving incident at Elizabeth marine terminal

July 20, 2017
Union County residents encouraged to participate in state-run gun buyback program

July 17, 2017
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

July 14, 2017
Union man sentenced to three years for bias intimidation of neighbors

July 14, 2017
Plainfield man sentenced to 20 years for aggravated manslaughter

June 30, 2017
Linden man sentenced to 42 years for gangland murder

June 30, 2017
Rahway man admits to causing fatal accident following police chase

June 30, 2017
Newark men sentenced for Westfield carjacking

June 30, 2017
Second defendant admits to role in 2012 Roselle homicide

June 23, 2017
Substitute teacher at Elizabeth school charged with having sexual relationship with student

June 22, 2017
Authorities requesting assistance from public in solving Plainfield homicide

June 21, 2017
Plainfield man found guilty of conspiracy to commit robbery, weapons offense

June 20, 2017
Four plead guilty in connection with Elizabeth robbery-turned-murder

June 16, 2017
Fugitive caught in Guatemala last year indicted for 2007 Plainfield murder

June 14, 2017
Roselle shooting deaths deemed murder-suicide

June 5, 2017
Public Statement on Elizabeth Police Use of Force on September 13, 2015

June 5, 2017
UCPO Statement on Summit Police Department Detective Matthew Tarentino

June 2, 2017
Union County launches C.L.E.A.R. program to combat substance abuse

June 1, 2017
Defendant convicted of knifepoint robbery of Elizabeth gas station attendant

June 1, 2017
Arrest made in Elizabeth homicide

June 1, 2017
Arrest made in Plainfield double shooting

May 31, 2017
UCPO Joint Statement with Westfield Police Department

May 30, 2017
Two plead guilty in connection with Linden homicide

May 25, 2017
North Plainfield man indicted in connection with gang-related homicide

May 24, 2017
Assistance from public being requested to help solve 2-year-old homicide

May 24, 2017
Elizabeth man charged with sexually assaulting child for whom he was hired to care

May 24, 2017
Summit Police Department Recognized by New Jersey Attorney General for Outstanding Efforts in Community Policing

May 16, 2017
UCPO hosting heroin and opioid abuse awareness forum

May 12, 2017
Plainfield man convicted on all charges for 2014 homicide

May 12, 2017
Elizabeth couple sentenced to total of 53 years for fatal beating of young daughter

May 10, 2017
Public’s assistance sought in identifying suspect in Elizabeth homicide

May 10, 2017
Union County Human Relations Commission Holds 16th Unity Awards Presentation

May 9, 2017
Three indicted for Elizabeth MS-13 homicide

May 9, 2017
Union resident charged with murder

May 5, 2017
Plainfield homicide under investigation

May 4, 2017
Plainfield man sentenced to 25 years for killing infant son

April 27, 2017
Newark man convicted of all counts in Westfield carjacking

April 27, 2017
Two charged with human trafficking

April 21, 2017
Defendant admits to role in 2012 Roselle homicide

April 12, 2017
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

April 6, 2017
4th Annual Union County C.A.R.E.S. Domestic Violence Symposium

April 4, 2017
Plainfield homicide under investigation

March 31, 2017
Prosecutor’s Office, YWCA Union County hosting fourth annual domestic violence symposium

March 31, 2017
Local high school teacher charged with having sexual relationship with student

March 30, 2017
Middlesex County man convicted of robbing Linden shoe store

March 30, 2017
Linden man convicted of murder

March 29, 2017
Two arrested, $600,000 in cocaine seized as result of narcotics investigation

March 27, 2017
Elizabeth man involved in hostage situation charged with kidnapping

March 27, 2017
Grand jury indicts Plainfield homicide defendant

March 27, 2017
Grand jury indicts three for Plainfield homicide

March 24, 2017
Roselle man sentenced to 27 years for killing ex-wife in 2006

March 23, 2017
Elizabeth pair convicted of fatally beating young daughter

March 22, 2017
Union man charged with bias crimes

March 17, 2017
Roselle man convicted of robbery, felony murder for 2012 homicide

March 16, 2017
Plainfield police officer admits to illegally sharing confidential information

March 16, 2017
Plainfield man admits to fatally beating infant son

March 10, 2017
Newark man charged with reckless manslaughter

March 5, 2017
Fatal pedestrian strike involving off-duty State Trooper under investigation

March 3, 2017
Elizabeth man indicted for killing neighbor

March 1, 2017
Grand jury indicts three in connection with 2016 homicide of Plainfield woman

March 1, 2017
Man indicted for 2004 Scotch Plains homicide

February 28, 2017
Public’s assistance sought one year following Rahway homicide

February 28, 2017
Elizabeth man admits to murder

February 27, 2017
Fifth defendant arrested in connection with violent 2014 Elizabeth robbery

February 27, 2017
Defendant sentenced to 12 years for gun charge

February 27, 2017
Four firearms, heroin seized as result of narcotics investigation

February 27, 2017
Local Hospitals Partnering with Law Enforcement, Prevention Links to offer Resources, Services to Overdose Victims

February 27, 2017
Union County Prosecutor’s Office launches Twitter account

February 22, 2017
Prosecutor's Statement on Bomb Scare in Linden

February 10, 2017
Passaic County man sentenced to 28 years for Plainfield child sex assaults

February 8, 2017
Two plead guilty in connection with fatal overdose

February 1, 2017
Linden teen charged in connection with threatening social media posts

February 1, 2017
Former fugitive indicted on murder, attempted murder charges

January 31, 2017
Two arrested, cocaine, heroin seized following narcotics investigation

January 25, 2017
Fugitive charged in fatal Roselle shooting surrenders

January 25, 2017
North Plainfield man charged in connection with 2011 homicide

January 25, 2017
Fugitive charged in fatal Roselle shooting surrenders

January 24, 2017
Linden man admits to vehicular homicide

January 23, 2017
Linden resident sentenced to five years on child pornography charges

January 22, 2017
Fatal Roselle shooting under investigation

January 17, 2017
Co-Owner of Elizabeth spa charged with sexually assaulting customer

January 14, 2017
Plainfield man charged with manslaughter

December 28, 2016
Elizabeth Man Indicted in Connection with 2015 shootings

December 16, 2016
Cranford resident admits to distribution of child pornography

December 16, 2016
Hillside man sentenced to 43 years for double shooting

December 16, 2016
Three charged in Plainfield homicide

December 15, 2016
Man indicted for fatally stabbing mother, grandfather

December 15, 2016
Plainfield man sentenced to 30 years for child sex assaults

December 13, 2016
Arrest made in Plainfield homicide

December 13, 2016
Former gymnastics coach charged with sexually assaulting underage athlete

December 8, 2016
Two indicted for Plainfield homicide

December 7, 2016
Newark police officer indicted for manslaughter in connection with fatal bar shooting

December 2, 2016
Fatal Plainfield shooting under investigation

November 29, 2016
Fugitive wanted for 2012 Elizabeth homicide apprehended in England

November 23, 2016
Grand jury returns indictment in Union Township homicide

November 18, 2016
Union Township resident charged with possession of child pornography

November 18, 2016
Linden man pleads guilty to running heroin mill

November 18, 2016
Connecticut man sentenced to four years for Westfield vehicular homicide

November 18, 2016
Indictment returned against defendants involved in alleged luxury car theft ring

November 16, 2016
Indictment returned against Elizabeth man charged with attempted murder of police officers

November 10, 2016
Man indicted for role in police chase that ended in fatal accident

November 10, 2016
Local Hospitals Agree to Replenish Police-Administered Naloxone Supplies Countywide

November 10, 2016
Elizabeth drug kingpin convicted on all charges

November 10, 2016
Defendant sentenced to 13 years in eluding, drugs case

November 10, 2016
Man charged in connection with 2004 Scotch Plains homicide

November 1, 2016
Arrest made in Elizabeth homicide

November 1, 2016
Fugitive wanted for 2007 Plainfield murder apprehended in Guatemala

October 31, 2016
Fatal Elizabeth shooting under investigation

October 28, 2016
Hillside man charged with killing girlfriend

October 19, 2016
Arrest made in Roselle luring incident

October 14, 2016
Former Cranford daycare workers sentenced for organizing “fight club” for kids

October 13, 2016
Employment Opportunity - Forensic Nurse Examiner

October 12, 2016
Third suspect apprehended in connection with homicide of Plainfield woman

October 6, 2016
Two arrested, one sought in connection with homicide of Plainfield woman

October 3, 2016
Elizabeth man sentenced to 37 years for kidnapping, attempted aggravated sexual assault

September 29, 2016
Elizabeth man sentenced to 25 years for robbery

September 28, 2016
Multiple luring incidents under investigation

September 26, 2016
Union County Police Department officer indicted for theft

September 21, 2016
Clark police-involved shooting under investigation, knife-wielding defendant charged with attempted murder

September 19, 2016
Man charged with attempted murder of Linden police officers

September 19, 2016
Suspect Apprehended

September 16, 2016
Elizabeth shooting under investigation

September 16, 2016
Middlesex County resident indicted for fatal Plainfield shooting

September 15, 2016
Elizabeth resident charged with sexual assault of child

September 1, 2016
Plainfield shooting under investigation

August 29, 2016
Connecticut man admits to Westfield vehicular homicide

August 22, 2016
Plainfield man sentenced to 25 years for fatal shooting

August 22, 2016
Man indicted for murder of Elizabeth woman

August 22, 2016
Elizabeth man sentenced to 9 years in drug case

August 18, 2016
UCPO, UCSO warning residents of scams involving callers purporting to be law enforcement

August 17, 2016
Body of Missing Union County Woman Found

August 15, 2016
President of dental supply company indicted for fraudulently obtaining $1 million in products

August 15, 2016
Union Township resident sentenced to 11 years for armed robbery of gas station

August 11, 2016
Driver indicted in connection with fatal accident

August 8, 2016
Linden man sentenced to 18 years on gun convictions

August 5, 2016
Elizabeth man indicted for murder, kidnapping

July 30, 2016
One arrested, one sought in connection with Plainfield homicide

July 28, 2016
Union County Prosecutor’s Office, local police departments gearing up for National Night Out

July 5, 2016
Union Township homicide under investigation

June 30, 2016
Three charged with human trafficking following breakup of underage prostitution ring

June 30, 2016
Essex County man charged with jury tampering

June 30, 2016
Plainfield homicide under investigation

June 28, 2016
Double homicide in Springfield under investigation

June 28, 2016
Man charged with fatally stabbing mother, grandfather in Springfield double homicide

June 24, 2016
Plainfield homicide under investigation

June 24, 2016
Plainfield man sentenced to 16 years for robbing check cashing store

June 17, 2016
Woman who made Twitter threats against Kean University students sentenced

June 15, 2016
Public’s help sought in identifying suspects in Rahway homicide

June 13, 2016
Irvington man sentenced to 18 years for double shooting

June 9, 2016
Two arrested, meth lab dismantled following narcotics investigation

June 9, 2016
Elizabeth school security guard charged with sexually assaulting student

June 3, 2016
Union Township man sentenced to 36 years for knife, hatchet attack

May 26, 2016
Plainfield man convicted of robbing check cashing store

May 26, 2016
Linden man pleads guilty to sexual assault of minors following federal sentencing on child porn charges

May 26, 2016
Essex County man indicted for murder of Rahway woman

May 26, 2016
Plainfield homicide under investigation

May 25, 2016
Linden police sergeant pleads guilty to distribution of marijuana

May 20, 2016
Union County Police Department officer charged with theft

May 18, 2016
Linden man pleads guilty to sexual assault of minors following federal sentencing on child porn charges

May 16, 2016
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

May 13, 2016
Union County SWAT Team Demonstration

May 13, 2016
Somerset County man indicted in fatal Plainfield hit-and-run

May 13, 2016
Fatal shooting by off-duty police officer under investigation

May 9, 2016
Plainfield homicide under investigation

May 5, 2016
Linden police sergeant charged with distribution of marijuana

May 4, 2016
Elizabeth man convicted of kidnapping, attempted aggravated sexual assault

May 4, 2016
President of dental supply company charged with fraudulently obtaining $1 million in products

May 3, 2016
Eight arrested, $500,000 in narcotics seized as result of investigation

April 29, 2016
Irvington man convicted of 2008 Elizabeth shooting that left one dead, one injured

April 27, 2016
Two charged with vote-by-mail fraud tied to Elizabeth schools election

April 21, 2016
Westfield woman charged with practicing medicine, writing prescriptions without medical license

April 18, 2016
Woman admits to making Twitter threats against Kean University students

April 13, 2016
Cranford resident indicted for distribution of child pornography

April 12, 2016
Elizabeth couple arrested, 300 grams cocaine seized following narcotics investigation

April 10, 2016
Elizabeth man charged with murder, kidnapping

April 8, 2016
Elizabeth man convicted of violent robbery

April 7, 2016
Man charged with murder of Elizabeth woman

April 4, 2016
Prosecutor’s Office, YWCA Union County hosting third annual domestic violence symposium

April 4, 2016
Newark fire captain charged with impersonating law enforcement officer

March 28, 2016
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

March 22, 2016
Plainfield woman sentenced for threatening group with loaded shotgun

March 14, 2016
Pair charged with providing drugs that led to fatal overdose

March 14, 2016
Bullying & Our Children: A special discussion about bullying in an internet age

March 11, 2016
Mountainside man convicted on charges connected to police chase

March 11, 2016

March 7, 2016
C.A.R.E.S. Domestic Violence Symposium

March 2, 2016
Use of force by police found to be justified in 2014 Clark incident

March 2, 2016
Driver charged in fatal accident

February 29, 2016
Driver charged in fatal hit-and-run

February 27, 2016
Rahway homicide under investigation

February 26, 2016
Berkeley Heights man sentenced to six years for stealing millions from Elizabeth employers

February 11, 2016
Union Township man convicted of attempted murder, aggravated assault in knife, hatchet attack on three

February 10, 2016
Three indicted for Rahway murder

February 8, 2016
Plainfield man indicted for murder

February 8, 2016
Elizabeth man sentenced to 40 years for robbery

February 5, 2016
Middlesex County man sentenced to 42 years for Plainfield murder

February 3, 2016
Plainfield man convicted of killing mother

January 21, 2016
Linden drug investigation leads to two arrests, significant seizure of cocaine

January 15, 2016
Plainfield man sentenced to life in prison for shooting, beating store owner during violent 2013 robbery

January 14, 2016
Authorities seeking information about additional suspects in fatal Plainfield shooting

January 11, 2016
Essex County man sentenced to 33 years for 2014 Elizabeth robbery

January 8, 2016
UCPO assuming closer oversight of Linden Police Department internal affairs, introducing new directive

December 18, 2015
Three defendants sentenced for 2008 murder, kidnapping, robbery of Somerset County woman

December 18, 2015
Hillside man sentenced to life for fatally shooting wife in front of children

December 16, 2015
Essex County man charged with killing Rahway woman

December 10, 2015
Fourth defendant arrested for Elizabeth felony murder, robbery

December 9, 2015
Cranford resident charged with distribution, possession of child pornography

December 9, 2015
Rahway man indicted for causing fatal accident following police chase

December 8, 2015
Sixteen arrested as result of racketeering investigation targeting Elizabeth Crips set

December 7, 2015
Rahway homicide under investigation

December 1, 2015
Woman charged with making Twitter threats against Kean University students

November 24, 2015
Middlesex County man convicted of 2011 Plainfield homicide

November 12, 2015
Newark woman sentenced to 22 years for fatal shooting   

November 7, 2015
Plainfield shooting under investigation

November 6, 2015
Plainfield man convicted of shooting, beating store owner during violent 2013 robbery

November 1, 2015
Elizabeth traffic stop yields large quantities of narcotics

October 28, 2015
Somerset County man indicted in connection with 2010 Plainfield homicide

October 26, 2015
Plainfield men sentenced for sexual assault of mentally disabled woman

October 22, 2015
Hillside man convicted of fatally shooting wife outside Elizabeth YWCA

October 16, 2015
Elizabeth longshoreman admits to orchestrating mortgage fraud scheme targeting co-workers

October 16, 2015
Information from public being sought on pair of 2014 Elizabeth homicides

October 5, 2015
Essex County man convicted of 2014 Elizabeth robbery

October 2, 2015
Summit pair charged with drug offenses following search of home

September 29, 2015
Plainfield man charged with murder

September 21, 2015
Essex County man charged with fraudulently collecting benefit checks intended for deceased housemate

September 21, 2015
Nearly half-kilogram of cocaine seized following Elizabeth narcotics investigation

September 15, 2015
Union County Prosecutor’s Office announces launch of countywide police body camera pilot program

September 14, 2015
Elizabeth pedestrian strike, officer use of firearm under investigation

September 12, 2015
Rahway man charged with killing girlfriend

September 1, 2015
Two former Cranford daycare center employees charged with fostering fights among youngsters

August 31, 2015
Plainfield homicide under investigation

August 27, 2015
Linden man charged with sexual assault in Roselle Park

August 26, 2015
Fatal shooting of taxi driver under investigation

August 26, 2015
Elizabeth man charged with possession, distribution of child pornography

August 19, 2015
Newark woman admits to fatal shooting

August 17, 2015
Grand jury returns 49-count indictment against members, associates of Elizabeth street gang

July 28, 2015
Elizabeth man charged in connection with police chase that ended in fatal wreck

July 23, 2015
Nine indicted for involvement in Elizabeth dog fighting ring

July 22, 2015
Springfield crystal meth lab dismantled following narcotics investigation

July 9, 2015
Elizabeth Man Charged in Connection with a June Shooting Spree in Elizabeth that Left Three Dead and One Injured also charged in a May Shooting Death

June 25, 2015
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

June 24, 2015
Two arrested in connection with Elizabeth homicide

June 23, 2015
Somerset County man charged in connection with 2010 Plainfield homicide

June 12, 2015
Plainfield patrolman charged with computer theft

June 10, 2015
Roselle middle-school PTO president charged with stealing funds

June 9, 2015
Rahway homicide under investigation

June 4, 2015
Four MS-13 members indicted for gang initiation murder

June 2, 2015
Elizabeth man convicted of manslaughter

June 2, 2015
Union Township woman charged with fatally stabbing husband

May 24, 2015
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

May 20, 2015
Three convicted of 2008 murder, kidnapping, robbery of Somerset County woman

May 20, 2015
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

May 20, 2015
Summit man admits to multiple offenses in connection with domestic incident

May 19, 2015
Newark man admits to leading police on chase that ended in fatal wreck

May 15, 2015
Seven charged in identity theft, credit card fraud ring

May 12, 2015
Elizabeth man arrested; three kilograms of “Molly,” handgun seized

May 8, 2015
Irvington man sentenced to 17 years for armed robbery of Hillside restaurant

May 8, 2015
Elizabeth man indicted for murder, attempted murder

May 4, 2015
Michigan woman charged with endangering Union County juvenile

May 1, 2015
Elizabeth man convicted of barroom stabbing

April 24, 2015
Plainfield man convicted of 2010 killing of taxi driver sentenced to 45 years

April 23, 2015
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

April 22, 2015
Investigators seeking public’s assistance in identifying body found in lake

April 10, 2015
Prosecutor’s Office, YWCA Union County hosting second annual domestic violence symposium

March 31, 2015
Friends of the Union County Child Advocacy Center hosting 5K fundraiser

March 26, 2015
Former Scotch Plains PAL treasurer admits to taking nonprofit funds for personal use

March 25, 2015
Members, associates of Elizabeth gang charged with racketeering

March 23, 2015
Ten arrested in breakup of Elizabeth dog fighting ring

March 20, 2015
Domestic Violence Symposium

March 20, 2015
Aggravated assault defendant being sought after fleeing during jury deliberations

March 18, 2015
Plainfield man convicted of 2010 killing of taxi driver

March 17, 2015
Defendant in Hillside robbery pleads guilty

March 13, 2015
Two charged in connection with Plainfield homicide

March 13, 2015
Authorities searching for autistic Elizabeth boy

March 6, 2015
Third suspect arrested in connection with 2014 Elizabeth homicide

March 3, 2015
Elizabeth man sentenced for violent gas station robbery

February 27, 2015
Guns, ammo, cocaine, molly, cash seized following UCPO narcotics investigation

February 24, 2015
Three drug investigations yield four arrests, seizures of heroin, guns

February 24, 2015
Former Roselle mayor admits to insurance fraud

February 20, 2015
Two arrested following seizure of drugs, cash

February 20, 2015
Elizabeth man sentenced to life in prison for murdering wife

February 11, 2015
Plainfield men convicted of sexual assault of mentally disabled woman

February 6, 2015
Elizabeth man indicted for murdering wife, dumping her body in neighboring county

February 4, 2015
Plainfield man sentenced to 16 years for attack on police officer

February 2, 2015
Fatal fire under investigation

January 29, 2015
Springfield-based martial arts instructor admits to sexual assault of teen

January 26, 2015
Third suspect charged in connection with Elizabeth robbery-turned-murder

January 23, 2015
Elizabeth man convicted of murdering wife

January 21, 2015
Cranford teen pleads guilty to creating false public alarm at high school

January 21, 2015
Last of five suspects arrested in connection with Elizabeth robbery-turned-murder

January 20, 2015
Indictments returned against two defendants in Elizabeth felony murder, robbery

January 16, 2015
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

January 9, 2015
Two arrested, more than a kilogram of heroin seized following drug investigation

January 9, 2015
Westfield man indicted on charges of kidnapping, attempted sexual assault, weapons offenses

January 7, 2015
Elizabeth man charged in connection with double shooting

January 6, 2015
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

January 5, 2015
Plainfield man indicted for murder, weapons offenses

January 2, 2015
Plainfield homicide under investigation

December 22, 2014
Two sentenced to combined 95 years in prison for 2011 Elizabeth homicide

December 19, 2014
Four-hour standoff ends peacefully with fugitive arrest in Springfield

December 15, 2014
Public’s assistance sought in identifying suspect in Elizabeth homicide

December 12, 2014
Pair charged with identity theft of multiple victims

December 9, 2014
Linden homicide under investigation

December 4, 2014
Former Scotch Plains PAL treasurer charged with misapplication of nonprofit funds

December 1, 2014
Man convicted of killing Elizabeth woman sentenced to 40 years

November 24, 2014
Investigators seeking public’s help in identifying suspect in 2013 Plainfield homicide

November 21, 2014
Newly uncovered DNA evidence yields dismissed indictment against man previously convicted of sexual assault

November 21, 2014
Irvington man sentenced to 18 years for eluding, resisting

November 20, 2014
Union County Prosecutor’s Office hosts second annual Forum for School Administrators

November 20, 2014
Newark man sentenced to life for kidnapping, robbery, murder of Somerset County woman

November 17, 2014
Eight arrested, large quantities of narcotics seized following dismantling of heroin mills

November 14, 2014
Springfield-based martial arts instructor charged with sexual assault of underage student

October 31, 2014
Elizabeth man admits to fatal shooting

October 27, 2014
Plainfield man sentenced to 18 years for armed robbery

October 24, 2014
Newark man sentenced for 2012 fatal stabbing

October 23, 2014
Six arrested, one kilo of cocaine seized following searches of vehicles, residence

October 22, 2014
Union County hosting gun buyback program

October 21, 2014
Two charged with murder of Brooklyn man

October 21, 2014
Irvington man found guilty of eluding, resisting in Elizabeth car chase

October 15, 2014
Elizabeth homicides under investigation

October 15, 2014
Elizabeth man indicted for manslaughter of 82-year-old

October 14, 2014
Newark man indicted for murder of Elizabeth resident

October 9, 2014
Plainfield man convicted of aggravated assault for brutal attack on police officer

October 6, 2014
Elizabeth man pleads guilty to causing wreck that killed FDNY veteran

October 1, 2014
Connecticut man charged with animal cruelty for forcing dog from moving car

September 29, 2014
Plainfield police officials indicted on official misconduct, conspiracy, theft charges

September 29, 2014
Elizabeth man charged with sexual assault of 6-year-old

September 29, 2014
Berkeley Heights arrest leads to recovery of LSD, marijuana, cash

September 27, 2014
Convicted defendant recaptured after fleeing during jury deliberations

September 17, 2014
Newark man convicted of reckless manslaughter for 2012 fatal stabbing

September 16, 2014
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

September 16, 2014
Man convicted of sex crimes against juvenile at Hillside public pool

September 12, 2014
Three arrested, heroin, cocaine seized in Plainfield

September 9, 2014
Roselle teen charged with attempted murder in connection with May shooting

September 8, 2014
Scotch Plains deaths found to have been result of murder-suicide

August 29, 2014
Plainfield man charged with murder

August 23, 2014
Plainfield homicide under investigation

August 21, 2014
Linden man charged with sexual assault of underage girl

August 21, 2014
Plainfield man charged with attempted murder, numerous other offenses

August 18, 2014
Plainfield man pleads guilty to heroin, weapons offenses

August 17, 2014
Suspects being sought in Plainfield shooting that left 1 dead, 3 injured

August 9, 2014
Suspect arrested following discharge of officer firearm, police pursuit

August 7, 2014
Plainfield man convicted of armed robbery

August 4, 2014
Three charged in connection with Elizabeth robberies

August 1, 2014
Elizabeth man sentenced to 30 years for 2012 murder of 92-year-old woman

July 30, 2014
Elizabeth man charged in connection with death of 82-year-old

July 30, 2014
Berkeley Heights man indicted for allegedly stealing millions from Elizabeth employers

July 29, 2014
UCPO successfully prosecutes first juvenile case involving new cyberbullying law

July 24, 2014
Arrest made in Plainfield shooting

July 24, 2014
Westfield man charged with kidnapping, attempted sex assault, beating, stabbing of woman in Roselle

July 22, 2014
Standoff ends peacefully in Union Township

July 17, 2014
Hillside man charged with distribution of child pornography

July 17, 2014
Elizabeth man indicted for making false bomb threats to the Union County Courthouse

July 12, 2014
Parents indicted for murder of 2-year-old daughter

July 12, 2014
Elizabeth man indicted for fatal stabbing

July 12, 2014
Elizabeth homicide under investigation

July 9, 2014
Dispatcher Training Made Available to Job Seekers

July 2, 2014
UCPO seeking info from public as two-year anniversary of 2012 Clark homicide approaches

July 1, 2014
Police across Union County deploying Narcan in effort to combat overdose deaths

July 1, 2014
UCPO drug investigations lead to arrests, seizures of narcotics, cash, firearms

July 1, 2014
Police across Union County deploying Narcan in effort to combat overdose deaths

July 1, 2014
UCPO drug investigations lead to arrests, seizures of narcotics, cash, firearms

June 30, 2014
UCPO investigating circumstances of fatal police-involved shooting in Elizabeth

June 27, 2014
Plainfield man charged with exposing self to 5-year-old in downtown dollar store

June 27, 2014
Newark man indicted for shooting of off-duty police officer outside Elizabeth nightclub

June 27, 2014
Plainfield man indicted for 2013 homicide

June 26, 2014
Union Township man indicted on 20 counts connected to explosives, firearms

June 26, 2014
Elizabeth men convicted of 2011 murder

June 25, 2014
Homicide Task Force continuing to seek information about Plainfield homicide

June 16, 2014
Owner of Rahway chimney service company admits to theft by deception

June 16, 2014
Owner of Rahway chimney service company admits to theft by deception

June 13, 2014
Plainfield man sentenced to 45 years for 2009 murder

June 13, 2014
Plainfield man sentenced to 45 years for 2009 murder

June 12, 2014
Rahway man caught with handgun, thousands in cash, drugs

June 6, 2014
Rahway man charged with possession, distribution of child porn

June 6, 2014
Search for suspects in Rahway homicide ends with two arrests

June 3, 2014
The FBI Seeks the Public’s Assistance with Identifying Individuals Who Aim Lasers at Aircrafts - Up to $10,000.00 Reward Being Offered

June 3, 2014
The FBI Seeks the Public’s Assistance with Identifying Individuals Who Aim Lasers at Aircrafts

June 2, 2014
Former Union County juvenile detention officer charged with sexual assault of teen detainee

June 2, 2014
Elizabeth man admits to 2012 murder of 92-year-old woman

June 2, 2014
Suspects in 2013 Rahway homicide being actively sought

June 2, 2014
Elizabeth man admits to 2012 murder of 92-year-old woman

June 2, 2014
Former Union County juvenile detention officer charged with sexual assault of teen detainee

May 21, 2014
Test

May 20, 2014
Homicide Task Force investigating shooting death of Elizabeth man

May 16, 2014
Newark man indicted for 2005 slaying of Plainfield woman

May 16, 2014
Elizabeth man sentenced to 16 years for sexual assaults

May 14, 2014
Newark man convicted of role in 2008 kidnapping, robbery, murder of Somerset County woman

May 9, 2014
Twelve Honored For Human Rights Contributions

April 30, 2014
Two indicted for aggravated manslaughter

April 30, 2014
Linden man charged with exposing himself to children

April 22, 2014
Twenty Arrested, Large Quantities of Drugs, Cash Seized in Dismantling of Narcotics Distribution Ring

April 16, 2014
Elizabeth man indicted for drug-, alcohol-fueled wreck that claimed life of FDNY firefighter

April 11, 2014
Monmouth County man convicted of stalking teen tennis player from Union County

April 11, 2014
Murderer of Union Township woman sentenced to 30 years

April 11, 2014
Essex County man sentenced to 18 years for role in high-speed chase

April 9, 2014
Roselle man sentenced to 10 years for armed robbery of gas station

April 9, 2014
Former Plainfield police sergeant sentenced to 6 years for criminal sexual contact, official misconduct

April 8, 2014
Union Township bank robbery defendant pleads guilty

April 3, 2014
Large quantity of methamphetamine seized in Linden

April 2, 2014
Essex County woman convicted of falsifying, then stealing medical records

March 31, 2014
Essex County man charged with stealing $180,000 from 96-year-old Springfield woman

March 28, 2014
YWCA Union County, UCPO hosting Domestic Violence Symposium at Kean University

March 28, 2014
Elizabeth man charged with making false bomb threats against county courthouse complex

March 26, 2014
Union Township Man Indicted for Murder, Dismemberment of Girlfriend

March 25, 2014
Essex County Man Admits to Injuring Two Union Township Officers During Attempted Getaway in Stolen Vehicle

March 21, 2014
Berkeley Heights Man Charged with Stealing $6 Million from Employer

March 21, 2014
Essex County Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Role in Robbery, Burglary That Led to Long Chase

March 21, 2014
Elizabeth Woman Sentenced to 10 years for Running Six-Figure Fraud Scheme Targeting Immigrants

March 18, 2014
Missing Elizabeth Woman Found Dead; Husband Charged with Murder

March 16, 2014
Monmouth County man sentenced to 90 days for stalking Union County teen

March 14, 2014
Essex County Man Found Guilty of Leading Police on High-Speed Chase, Heroin Possession

March 12, 2014
County Prosecutors Association of NJ Expands Statewide Autism Recognition and Awareness Training Program for Law-enforcement Representatives

March 7, 2014
Plainfield Man Sentenced to 21 years for Violent Sexual Assault

March 4, 2014
Essex County Man Admits to 2010 Murder of Union Township Woman

February 28, 2014
Three Sentenced for Union Township Armed Robbery

February 27, 2014
Elizabeth Police Officers Admit to Theft by Deception

February 25, 2014
Elizabeth Homicide under Investigation

February 24, 2014
Roselle Man Admits to Armed Robbery of Gas Station

February 24, 2014
Bergen County Man charged with Abduction, Sex Assault

February 21, 2014
Elizabeth Woman Sentenced for Fatally Stabbing Brother

February 21, 2014
Plainfield Men Sentenced in Fatal Shooting of Innocent Bystander

February 18, 2014
Homicide Task Force taking Primary role in Investigating Elizabeth Homicides

February 14, 2014
Middlesex County Man Sentenced for Bulk Mailing of Marijuana

February 10, 2014
Plainfield Man Sentenced for PCP Possession with Intent to Distribute

February 7, 2014
Elizabeth Man Sentenced for Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer, Eluding Police

February 7, 2014
Roselle Park Man indicted on Numerous Weapons Charges

February 6, 2014
Plainfield Man found Guilty of Murder

February 3, 2014
Death of 2-Year-Old Elizabeth Girl under Investigation

January 31, 2014
Newark Man Sentenced for Armed Robberies of Union Township Convenience Stores

January 28, 2014
Elizabeth Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing more than $100,000 from Undocumented Immigrants

January 27, 2014
Union Township Man Arrested; Weapons, Low-grade Explosives Recovered from Home, Vehicle

January 27, 2014
Newark Men Sentenced for Roles in Union Township Robberies

January 27, 2014
Elizabeth Man Sentenced to 14 years for Cocaine Sales in Public Park

January 17, 2014
Newark Man Charged with Assaulting an Officer, Eluding Police

January 17, 2014
Man Found Guilty of all Counts in Murder of Elizabeth Mother of Four

January 13, 2014
Scotch Plains Police Seeking Public Assistance Regarding Home Burglary

January 10, 2014
Somerset County Man Sentenced to 16 Years in Shooting of 5-Year-Old

January 6, 2014
Two Charged in Connection with Plainfield Homicide

December 30, 2013
Homicide Task Force Investigating Plainfield Homicide

December 30, 2013
Disbarred Cranford-Based Attorney Admits to Stealing from Clients

December 30, 2013
Florida Teen Charged with Making False Bomb Threat against Kenilworth Residence

December 20, 2013
Hillside Woman Indicted on Murder Charge

December 20, 2013
Arrest Made in Shooting of Off-Duty South Plainfield Police Officer in Elizabeth

December 19, 2013
Middlesex County Man Indicted on Child Pornography Charges, Alleged Sexual Assault of Teen

December 19, 2013
Elizabeth Man Found Guilty of Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer, Eluding

December 17, 2013
John H. Stamler Police Academy Graduates Second-Largest Class in 20 Years

December 13, 2013
Plainfield Man Indicted on Murder Charge

December 13, 2013
Elizabeth Man Charged in Alleged Kidnapping, Attempted Sexual Assault

December 13, 2013
Middlesex County Man Sentenced to 10 years in Prison for Plainfield Burglary

December 12, 2013
Former Plainfield Police Sergeant Found Guilty of Official Misconduct, Criminal Sexual Contact

December 4, 2013
Plainfield Homicide Under Investigation

December 3, 2013
Cranford Woman Charged with Attempted Murder of Children

December 3, 2013
Middlesex, Union Counties Agree to Share Forensics Laboratory Services

December 2, 2013
Authorities Investigating Shooting of Off-Duty Police Officer in Elizabeth

November 25, 2013
Plainfield Homicide under Investigation

November 23, 2013
Fanwood Man taken into Custody after Allegedly Firing Weapon at Police During Standoff

November 21, 2013
Suspect in Elizabeth Stabbings Charged with Murder

November 19, 2013
Suspect Arrested in Connection with Elizabeth Stabbing

November 19, 2013
Two Plead Guilty in Fatal Shooting of Plainfield Man

November 19, 2013
Guilty Plea Entered in Shooting of Plainfield 5-Year-Old

November 18, 2013
Defendant in Beating Death of Clark Man Indicted on First-Degree Murder Charge

November 18, 2013
Roselle Police Searching for Driver in Fatal Hit-and-Run

November 13, 2013
Man Stabbed in Elizabeth, Investigation In Progress

November 13, 2013
Rahway Homicide Investigation Continuing

November 7, 2013
Linden Man Convicted of Gun Charge

November 1, 2013
Additional Charges Filed Against Union Township Man Accused of Murdering Girlfriend

October 28, 2013
Remains Recovered in Newark Identified as Belonging to Homicide Victim

October 25, 2013
Fanwood Man Charged in Connection with Weekend Standoff

October 25, 2013
Elizabeth Man Found Guilty of 2004 Sexual Assaults

October 25, 2013
Elizabeth Man Convicted of Selling Cocaine in Public Park

October 24, 2013
Union Township Man charged with Murder of Cranford woman

October 24, 2013
Reward offered for Information about Armed Robbery of Kenilworth Coffee Shop

October 24, 2013
Supervisor of UCPO Juvenile Unit Earns Statewide Award

October 11, 2013
Elizabeth Man Charged with Vehicular Homicide, DWI for Accident that killed FDNY Firefighter

October 11, 2013
Union County Human Relations Commission seeking Unity Achievement Award Nominees

October 8, 2013
Piscataway Man Convicted of Plainfield Burglary

October 4, 2013
Homicide Task Force Investigating Plainfield Shooting Death

October 4, 2013
Union County Residents Urged to Dispose of Unwanted Prescription Medication via Project Medicine Drop

October 3, 2013
Roselle Man Charged with Posing as Owner of Foreclosed Homes in Order to Rent them to Tenants

September 30, 2013
Plainfield Man Indicted for Alleged Murder of Infant Son

September 27, 2013
Somerset County Man Sentenced to 50 years for Kidnapping, Sexual Assault in Elizabeth

September 27, 2013
Elizabeth Man Sentenced to 14 years over Violent Struggle with Officers for Control of Gun

September 27, 2013
Authorities Investigating Elizabeth Homicide

September 27, 2013
Reward of up to $10,000 Offered for Information on Fatal Union Township Accident

September 27, 2013
Elizabeth Man Indicted in Alleged Robbery, Murder of 92-Year-Old Woman

September 24, 2013
Newark Men Sentenced to 50 years Apiece for Robbery, Carjacking in Linden

September 20, 2013
John H. Stamler Police Academy Seeking Alternate-Route Police Recruits

September 19, 2013
Union Township Police Seeking Public’s Help Regarding Investigation into Fatal Accident

September 17, 2013
Springfield Woman’s Son Charged with Siphoning $170,000 from her IRA Fund

September 16, 2013
Linden Man Indicted on Charges of Attempted Murder of Police Officers

September 13, 2013
Plainfield Men Sentenced for Fatal Shooting of Teenager

September 13, 2013
Clark Teen Charged with Faking own Abduction Pleads Guilty

September 9, 2013
Arrest Made in 2005 Homicide of Plainfield Woman

September 6, 2013
Plainfield Man Sentenced for String of Sexual Assaults on Girl

August 26, 2013
Hillside Motor Vehicle Accident

August 9, 2013
New Jersey Woman Charged with Filing Fraudulent Claim to Boston Marathon Charity

July 31, 2013
Woman Found Guilty of Promoting Prostitution

July 24, 2013
Indictments Against Disbarred Attorney

July 15, 2013
Woman Found Guilty in Drug Deaths

July 9, 2013
Roselle Park Woman Charged with Endangering Child

July 9, 2013
Authorities Seeking Information in Linden Homicide

July 5, 2013
Anniversary of Clark, N.J Homicide

July 1, 2013
Authorities Investigation Plainfield, NJ Homicide

July 1, 2013
Authorities Investigation Plainfield, NJ Homicide

June 25, 2013
Newark Men Convicted of Armed Robbery, Carjacking in Officer-Involved Shooting

June 21, 2013
Plainfield Man Indicted for Shooting

June 20, 2013
Elizabeth Man Indicted on Assault Charges

June 20, 2013
Plainfield Man Guilty of Robbery

April 23, 2013
Elizabeth Man Found Guilty

April 17, 2013
Missing Person Andrew Cooke

April 16, 2013
Conviction in Roselle Homicide

April 15, 2013
Union County Man Convicted of Sexual Assault

April 15, 2013
Conviction in Plainfield Homicide

April 5, 2013
Doctor Sentenced in Sexual Assault Case

April 3, 2013
Union County Trains for Active Shooter Scenarios

April 3, 2013
Plainfield Man Arrested at US Border

March 20, 2013
Free Public Forum Addresses Bullying, Bias

February 28, 2013
Woman Found Guilty in Theft from Pastor

February 27, 2013
Rahway Man Convicted of Robbery

February 25, 2013
Arrest Made in Plainfield Homicide

February 15, 2013
Hillside Man Arrested on Extortion Charge

February 11, 2013
Robbery Crew Sentenced to 20 Years in State Prison

January 25, 2013
Plainfield High School Teacher Arrested

January 10, 2013
Member of Bloods Street Gang Convicted on Gun Charges

January 10, 2013
Summit Man Arrested for Sexual Assault

January 10, 2013
Arrest Made in August 2011 Homicide

January 3, 2013
Guilty Pleas in Summit Beating Death

December 30, 2012
Luqman Abdullah Arrested

December 20, 2012
Man Found Guilty in 1976 Murder

December 19, 2012
Union County Homicide Task Force Investigating the Death of a Mother and her Child Following a Fire in Scotch Plains

December 10, 2012
Linden Woman who Stole more than $75,000 from an Elderly Neighbor Pleads Guilty

December 5, 2012
Robbery Crew Pleads Guilty, Facing 25 Years in State Prison

November 5, 2012
Task Force Investigating Plainfield Homicide

October 29, 2012
Union County Law Enforcement, Mental Health and Private Industry Come Together to Mark Mental Health Awareness Week

October 17, 2012
Prosecutor’s Office Shooting Response Team Investigating an Officer’s Weapon Being Discharged

October 17, 2012
Update on Linden Shooting

October 16, 2012
Jersey City Man Arrested For Endangering Welfare of a Minor

October 13, 2012
Task Force Investigating Two Separate Plainfield Homicides

October 12, 2012
Former Treasurer of the Fanwood/Scotch Plains Recycling Association Sentenced

October 9, 2012
Gang Member Found Guilty in 2005 Homicide

October 3, 2012
Statement from Clark Police Department Alan Scherb

October 2, 2012
A Statement from Clark Police Chief Alan Scherb

October 1, 2012
A Statement from Chief Alan Scherb

September 28, 2012
Elizabeth Man Found Guilty of Assault

September 27, 2012
Authorities Warn Residents To Beware of Telephone Scams

September 25, 2012
Task Force Investigating 9/24/12 Elizabeth Homicide

September 25, 2012
County and State Officials Will Provide Guidance on Foreclosure Issues at Free Public Forum

September 21, 2012
Alternate Route Program Returns to the John H. Stamler Police Academy

August 28, 2012
State v. Peter Gobel

August 22, 2012
Newark Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Carjacking, Robbery

August 21, 2012
Warrant Issued in August 8 Elizabeth Homicide

August 14, 2012
Rahway Man Found Guilty of Armed Robbery

August 8, 2012
Arrest made in July 7 Rahway Stabbing

August 6, 2012
Plainfield Man Indicted on Sex Abuse Charges

August 6, 2012
Summit Man Indicted for Abuse Against a Minor

August 1, 2012
Man Charged with Impersonating Officer / Fraudulent Clothing Bin Investigation

July 25, 2012
State v. Joanne Williams

July 20, 2012
John G. McCabe Sworn in as UCPO Deputy Chief

July 18, 2012
Elizabeth Man Convicted on Drug Charges

July 13, 2012
Summit Man Sentenced in Berkeley Heights Luring Case

July 10, 2012
Update on Linden Homicide

July 9, 2012
Homicide Investigation in Clark, N.J.

July 7, 2012
Task Force Investigating Rahway Stabbing Death

July 6, 2012
Roselle Man Sentenced to 18 Years

June 29, 2012
Siblings Drown in Union

June 29, 2012
Task Force Investigating Elizabeth Shooting Death

June 22, 2012
Two Brothers Arrested in Plainfield Homicide

June 20, 2012
Additional Charges in Fatal Westfield Accident

June 4, 2012
Arrest Made in the Homicide of 92-Year-Old Elizabeth Woman

June 4, 2012
Suspect returned to Union County from Colombia

May 30, 2012
Two Men Charged in Knights of Columbus Thefts

May 30, 2012
Woman Found Guilty in Plainfield Stabbing Death

May 28, 2012
Guilty Plea in Elizabeth Homicide

May 25, 2012
Task Force Investigating Death of 91-Year-Old Woman in Elizabeth

May 18, 2012
Newark Man Sentenced to 26 Years for Carjacking, Robbery

May 15, 2012
Two Men Found Guilty in Elizabeth Robbery

May 10, 2012
Plainfield Shooting Death

May 8, 2012
Media Release from the Roselle Police Department

May 7, 2012
Union County Marks Mental Health Awareness Month with Police Training

April 23, 2012
Man Faces Life in Prison after He Pled Guilty to an Armed Robbery in Elizabeth 2010

April 20, 2012
Task Force Investigating Elizabeth Shooting Death

April 19, 2012
Elizabeth Man Arrested for Series of Sexual Assaults

April 18, 2012
Teenager Charged in Plainfield Stabbing Death

April 9, 2012
Arrest Made in 2010 Union Township Homicide

March 27, 2012
Man Charged in Elizabeth Homicide

March 23, 2012
Two Men Convicted in Elizabeth Carjacking

March 23, 2012
Police Seeking Public’s Assistance in Sex Abuse Case

March 23, 2012
Elizabeth Man Sentenced to Life for 1989 Murder

March 23, 2012

March 21, 2012
Public Forum on Gang Awareness

March 16, 2012
Arrest made in recent Elizabeth Homicide

March 14, 2012
Two Men Convicted of Armed Carjacking

March 9, 2012
Update on Roselle Double Homicide

March 8, 2012
Authorities Investigating Elizabeth Homicide

February 27, 2012
Update on Fatal Westfield Accident

February 24, 2012
Woman Arrested for Immigrant Fraud

February 23, 2012
Three Arrests Made in Roselle Homicide

February 22, 2012
Bryant “Smoke” Lee pleads guilty

February 20, 2012
Roselle Homicide Update

February 10, 2012
Shaleke Fisher Guilty of 2nd Degree Eluding

February 9, 2012
Shawn Harwell, Jr Charged with Murder

February 3, 2012
Newark Woman Sentenced in Drunk Driving Death

February 1, 2012
Plainfield Police Officer Arrested

January 26, 2012
Update on Elizabeth Shooting

January 26, 2012
Four Men Arrested in Drug Sweep

January 26, 2012
Update on Fatal Westfield Accident

January 23, 2012
UCPO Hires New Forensic Lab Director

January 8, 2012
UCPO Investigating Shooting

January 6, 2012
Elizabeth Man Charged in Wife’s Murder

January 3, 2012
Plainfield Man Pleads Guilty to 2011 Homicide

December 20, 2011
Roselle Man Found Guilty on Drug Charge

December 19, 2011
Plainfield Man Convicted on Robbery Charge

December 15, 2011
Union Township Man Charged With Endangering Welfare of a Minor

December 9, 2011
No More Bullies Pep Rally

December 8, 2011
Man Pleads Guilty to Identity Theft

December 7, 2011
Elizabeth Man Found Guilty

December 5, 2011
PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE HOSTS INTERNET SAFETY PRESENTATION

December 2, 2011
Seven Arrested in Connection with Widespread Drug Distribution Network

November 29, 2011
Union Township Teacher Arrested

November 29, 2011
Union Township Teacher Arrested

November 21, 2011
Officer Indicted on 58 Counts

November 21, 2011
Officer Indicted on 58 Counts

November 20, 2011
Police Searching for Roselle Bank Robbery Suspect

November 18, 2011
Rahway Woman Pleads Guilty to Robbery Counts

November 18, 2011
Plainfield Man Found Guilty

November 18, 2011
Rahway Woman Pleads Guilty to Robbery Counts

November 18, 2011
Plainfield Man Found Guilty

November 17, 2011
Investigators Release New Details in Unsolved Union Twp. Homicide

November 17, 2011
Investigators Release New Details in Unsolved Union Twp. Homicide

November 14, 2011
Update on Roselle Homicide

November 14, 2011
Update on Roselle Homicide

November 10, 2011
Free Public Forum on Gang Awareness

November 10, 2011
Arrest nets 65 marijuana plants worth more than $200,000

November 10, 2011
Task Force Investigating Roselle Homicide

November 10, 2011
Free Public Forum on Gang Awareness

November 10, 2011
Arrest nets 65 marijuana plants worth more than $200,000

November 10, 2011
Task Force Investigating Roselle Homicide

November 3, 2011
Arrest made in 2010 Elizabeth Homicide

November 3, 2011
Arrest Made in Sexual Assault Case

November 3, 2011
Arrest made in 2010 Elizabeth Homicide

November 3, 2011
Arrest Made in Sexual Assault Case

October 25, 2011
MS-13 Members Arrested in 2010 Homicide

October 24, 2011
Plainfield Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

October 20, 2011
Bloods Gang Member Convicted of Assault Firearm and Related Weapons Charges

October 20, 2011
Plainfield Gang Member Charged in 2010 Homicide

October 17, 2011
Latin King Member Arrested and Charged with Elizabeth Homicide

October 17, 2011
Arrest made in August 2011 Elizabeth Homicide

October 17, 2011
Red Ribbon Week Kicks off in Union County to Help Prevent Substance Abuse 5K Run and Family Fun Walk Highlight Day of Family Activities

October 11, 2011
Plainfield Man Convicted

October 7, 2011
Union County Launches Campus Crime Stoppers State’s First Formal and Comprehensive School Tips Program

October 5, 2011
Elizabeth Death Ruled a Homicide

October 4, 2011
Task Force Investigating Elizabeth Death

September 30, 2011
Arrests in March 2011 Plainfield Homicide

September 29, 2011
Man Charged in Plainfield Stabbing Death

September 28, 2011
Additional Charges Against Online Predator After Second Victim is Discovered

September 28, 2011
Task Force Investigating Stabbing Death

September 25, 2011
Woman charged in Elizabeth Homicide

September 12, 2011
Task Force Investigating Rahway Homicide

September 2, 2011
Rahway Woman Found Guilty of 2008 Kidnapping

September 2, 2011
Union County Grand Jury indicts Cranford Man

September 1, 2011
Plainfield Men Charged with Kidnapping and Sexual Assault

September 1, 2011
Somerset Man Charged Following Golf Tournament

August 25, 2011
Plainfield Man Convicted

August 25, 2011
Results of MusicFest Investigation

August 25, 2011
Plainfield Gang Members Charged

August 23, 2011
Plainfield Man Sentenced on Drug Charges

August 22, 2011
Task Force Investigating Linden Homicide

August 22, 2011
Cranford Police Officer Arrested

August 14, 2011
Task Force Investigating Elizabeth Shooting

August 11, 2011
Task Force Investigating 12th Homicide of the Year in Elizabeth

August 11, 2011
Man Charged in Plainfield Shooting

August 10, 2011
Linden Man Charged in FEMA Fraud

August 10, 2011
Task Force Investigating Elizabeth Homicide

August 10, 2011
Gang Member Found Guilty

August 4, 2011
Doctor and Brother Indicted on 74 Counts

June 30, 2011
Elizabeth Man Convicted in 1989 Homicide

June 29, 2011
Towns Discuss Merging Resources

June 25, 2011
HTF Investigating Friday’s Homicide in Elizabeth

June 23, 2011
Man found guilty of Kidnapping

June 23, 2011
Newark Man Pleads Guilty to 2008 Elizabeth Homicide

June 22, 2011
Elizabeth Men Convicted for Aggravated Assault

June 22, 2011
Shooting Death of an Elizabeth Man

June 16, 2011
Update on Hillside Murder-Suicide

June 13, 2011
West Orange Man Arrested in Jamba Juice Scam

June 11, 2011
Hillside Murder Suicide

June 6, 2011
Bloods Member Arrested in Connection with Sept. 2010 Plainfield Homicide

June 4, 2011
Plainfield Woman Charged in Baby’s Death

May 28, 2011
Teen Pleads Guilty in Skate 22 Shooting

May 18, 2011
Elizabeth Man Convicted of Aggravated Sexual Assault

May 17, 2011
Authorities Investigating Plainfield Homicide

May 7, 2011
Arrest made in Elizabeth Homicide

May 4, 2011
Pizza Manager Convicted of Forgery and Theft

April 27, 2011
Task Force Investigating Plainfield Shooting

April 22, 2011
Prosecutors Investigating Union Township Shooting Incident

April 5, 2011
Union Township Man Found Guilty

April 1, 2011
Plainfield Man Convicted on Drug Charges

March 30, 2011
Press Release for March 30, 2011

March 26, 2011
Arrest made in 3/16 Plainfield Homicide

March 24, 2011
Man Wanted in connection with Plainfield Homicide

March 22, 2011
Man Pleads Guilty in Plainfield Armed Robbery

March 21, 2011
Arrest Made in 3/20/2011 Elizabeth Homicide

March 18, 2011
Maryland Teenager Pleads Guilty

March 17, 2011
Elizabeth Police Officer Arrested

March 17, 2011
East Orange Man Convicted

March 17, 2011
East Orange Man Convicted

March 16, 2011
Task Force Investigating Plainfield Homicide

March 14, 2011
Task Force Investigating Cranford Homicide

March 14, 2011
Arrest Made in Cranford Homicide

March 10, 2011
Linden Man Arrested in Connection with Concert Scam

March 10, 2011
Plainfield Man Convicted on Drug Charge

March 9, 2011
Update on Elizabeth Homicide

March 8, 2011
Task Force Investigating Elizabeth Homicide

March 2, 2011
Newark Man Found Guilty in 2009 Car Chase

March 1, 2011
Arrest made in Rahway Homicide

February 28, 2011
Update on Elizabeth Shooting

February 22, 2011
Task Force Investigating Rahway Homicide

February 10, 2011
Sanitation Worker Pleads Guilty

February 8, 2011
Edison Man faces up to Life in Prison for Armed Robbery

February 4, 2011
Man found guilty in beating death

February 4, 2011
Bloods member convicted in Elizabeth Homicide

January 27, 2011
Father and Son Arrested in Connection with Recent Plainfield Homicide

January 27, 2011
Middlesex County Man Convicted of Sexual Assault Against a Minor

January 27, 2011
Elizabeth Man Arrested in Texas

January 26, 2011
Roselle Mayor Indicted for Insurance Fraud

January 18, 2011
Latin King Member Sentenced to 50 Years

January 16, 2011
Task Force Investigating Plainfield Shooting Death

January 14, 2011
Former Salvation Army Pastor Found Guilty

January 14, 2011
Three indicted in Summit Homicide Investigation

January 9, 2011
Homicide in Plainfield

January 7, 2011
Three Stabbed in Union Township