HOLMDEL — A Neptune man, who has a lengthy record with law enforcement, was charged Thursday in connection with a string of residential burglaries that netted $1 million in stolen items. Thomas “Tommy” Earls of Neptune Township was charged with burglary, theft, receiving stolen property, criminal mischief, shoplifting and unlawful taking means of conveyance after a… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 20th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Crime, Holmdel, Middletown, Monmouth County News, Neptune Township, Thomas "Tommy" Earls | Comments Off on Cops nab ‘career burglar’ who stole $1M from affluent homes in Monmouth County
No one was injured when the two armed men entered the single family home and pointed handguns at the residents. The two men took personal property from the residents and fled the scene.
Officers responded at 8:30 p.m.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Crime, Monmouth County News, Ocean Township, Wanamassa | Comments Off on Ocean Township Police seek help in locating armed robbers
The victims, who were not named in Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni’s press release, called the Atlantic Highlands Police Department. The Sea Bright Police Department spotted the robber’s vehicle on Ocean Avenue a short while later and followed the perps into Rumson. The Atlantic Highlands PD arrested the men in Rumson.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni, Atlantic Highlands, Atlantic Highlands Police, Captain David Rossbach, Crime, Juwan Williams, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office, Najzhir Islam, Rumson, Sea Bright | Comments Off on Expected Pot Delivery Turns Into Armed Robbery In Atlantic Highlands
The undercover operation was conducted by the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office, the FBI, the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office and the Hazlet and Wall Township Police Departments.
Twelve females were charged with solicitation of prostitution and seven people were charged with promotion of prostitution. Additional charges included possession of Controlled Dangerous Substances, possession with intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school zone and possession of a weapon. A total of $5,000 was confiscated.admin | Filed under: Crime, Human Trafficking, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor, Monmouth County Sheriff's Office | Tags: Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni, Crime, FBI, FBI Special Agent in Charge Richard M. Frankel, Human Trafficking, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Sheriff's Office, Prostitution sting, Richard M. Frankel, Sheriff Shaun Golden | Comments Off on 19 Arrested in Monmouth Prostitution Sting
TRENTON — Eight people, including four New Jersey residents, were charged on Tuesday with filing fraudulent applications in order to receive federal Hurricane Sandy recovery funds, state authorities said. Seven of those charged allegedly claimed that vacation or second homes they owned on the Jersey Shore were their primary residences when Sandy hit in 2012, making… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 9th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Superstorm Sandy | Tags: Crime, Monmouth County News, Sandy Fraud, Superstorm Sandy, Superstorm Sandy Fraud Task Force | 1 Comment »
KEANSBURG — A Piscataway woman who didn’t want Keansburg police to find prescription drugs on her hid them where she thought cops wouldn’t find them. Keansburg police said that when Erica Chapman, 34, was taken into custody for heroin and marijuana possession, she hid some Xanax pills in, according to police reports. Chapman was arrested on… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 4th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Crime, Crime and Punishment, Keansburg, Monmouth County News | Tags: Crime, Erica Chapman, Keansburg, Monmouth County News, vagina, vajayjay | Comments Off on Woman accused of hiding Xanax in her vajayjay
BERKELEY TOWNSHIP — An Eatontown man released from prison last week found himself behind bars yet again after he was charged Wednesday in connection with at least one burglary in a retirement community. Robert Meloni, 51, was arrested and charged with burglary, criminal mischief and possession of burglary tools after police identified him as a person… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 3rd, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Crime, Crime and Punishment, Eatontown, Monmouth County, Monmouth County News | Tags: Crime, Eatontown, Monmouth County News, Robert Meloni | Comments Off on Eatontown man just released from prison charged with burglary in retirement community
Brian Farmer, 59, the registered sex offender arrested for the double strangulation murders of his cousin Joan Colbert, 62, and her 10 year old foster daughter Veronica Roach in August of 2014, was indicted on six charges by a Monmouth County Grand Jury on November 30th, according to Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.
The grand jury charged Farmer with first degree Murder for causing the death of Colbert and Roach, one count of first degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child, one count of second degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child and two counts of third degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child. The Endangering charges are related to Farmer causing or permitting a child to engage in child pornography, for the manufacture of child pornography and for the possession of child pornography.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Crime, Crime and Punishment, Long Branch, Monmouth County Court, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor | Tags: Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni, Brian Farmer, Crime, Grand Jury, Joan Colbert, Long Branch, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor, Veronica Roach | Comments Off on Indictments issued in 2014 Long Branch Double Murder
TRENTON — A Toms River man who received more than $218,000 in Hurricane Sandy relief aid has admitted to filing fraudulent applications for funding from government-run storm recovery programs, authorities said. Gregory Wagner, 63, pleaded guilty in state Superior Court on Monday to third-degree theft by deception, according to the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office. Wagner… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: November 30th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Crime, Hurricane Sandy, Monmouth County, Superstorm Sandy | Tags: Crime, Hurricane Sandy, Monmouth County News, NJ Attorney General's Office, Superstorm Sandy | Comments Off on N.J. man who got $218K in relief aid admits to Sandy fraud
OCEAN TOWNSHIP — Two men have been charged with having 118 bags of heroin in a car that was riddled with bullet holes in Ocean Township, authorities said. Police are still looking for one of those suspects, Robinson Marvilus, 26, of Elizabeth, who along with Lesly Valentin, 30, of Asbury Park, were stopped on Nov. 4… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: November 21st, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Ocean Township | Tags: Crime, Lesly Valentin, Monmouth County News, Ocean Township, Ocean Township Police Department, Robinson Marvilus | Comments Off on 2 men charged when Ocean Township Police find 118 bags of heroin in bullet-riddled car