The internet and certain social media platforms have changed the way people get rid of their unused items. For example, through certain websites, people now have a way to easily advertise to a large audience -- many of whom are strangers -- that they have an item for sale. Unfortunately, police in New Jersey believe that one man's attempt to make a purchase led to a violent crime.
When the news stories report on allegations of a crime, many people seem to forget that those accused are presumed innocent unless sufficient evidence is provided in court to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Unfortunately, many people facing criminal accusations are left feeling that they have to fight to prove their innocence instead of the other way around. A pair in New Jersey may be feeling this way following their recent arrest after being accused of involvement in an attempted robbery.
A recent tragedy has left a local community looking for solutions. The event known as Art All Night, which took place in Trenton, New Jersey, was sadly disrupted by a shooting incident that left one person dead and up to 29 people injured. Recently, an individual was arrested and charged for a possible role in the violent crime.
A local man is being held on possible charges of assault. He was only recently released from jail when authorities responded to another alleged assault at a New Jersey residence. The allegation of violent crime could cause the man to face additional jail time.
A father convicted of playing a role in his son's death is also the father of another girl found dead. The body of the toddler was located in a suitcase in New Jersey. The man was apprehended in Puerto Rico and will be extradited to the state where he faces charges of desecration of a body. Officials believe that charges of violent crime are likely to follow.
Some teachers in the region have lost their teaching licenses, as recently reported in the news. Thirteen New Jersey teachers had teaching licenses either suspended or revoked in 2018 for charges related to a violent crime and other violations. Not only can a criminal charge result in legal penalties, but it can result in long-term career problems, as these teachers are learning.
A recent shooting led to the arrest of two local men. The pair, both from New Jersey, were arrested and charged for the violent crime. The slain man was found unresponsive outside of an apartment, and the police investigation caused them to pursue the pair as suspects.
Details of a domestic crime are surfacing after a woman was shot and killed. The New Jersey woman was allegedly shot by her estranged ex as she left her home in the morning. The violent crime leaves their children without one parent and the other parent facing murder charges.
A six-year-old cold case has finally resulted in criminal charges for a husband alleged to be involved with his wife's murder. The woman, a well-known New Jersey radio host, was shot in her home in 2012. After the initial investigation of the violent crime went cold, authorities now say that they have enough evidence to charge the woman's husband.
Murder, robbery and carjacking were among the charges for seven individuals accused in a recent crime spree. The alleged gang members were accused of violent crime after several enforcement agencies worked together for their arrests. The accused were all New Jersey residents, spread out across several towns. A recent news story gives more details about the arrests.