Recent Crime News
Monday May 11 | via The Jersey Journal
A road sign taken last month in Paramus was found just hours after police alerted the public to the crime on Facebook. PARAMUS - A "Welcome to Paramus" sign that had gone missing last month was found thanks to tips from citizens just hours after police posted to Facebook about the crime. Comment?
Thursday Apr 30 | via Patch.com
The owner of the 5-year-old German shepherd that was shot and killed by a Wyckoff police officer yesterday doesn't agree with the police department's account of what happened. Patrolman Kyle Ferreira shot Igor Vukobratovic's dog, Otto, twice after he said the dog lunged at him out of a window and bit his foot. Comment?
Thursday Apr 23 | via The Item
A 21-year-old Wayne man has been charged with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office announced Thursday, April 23. Nicholas Paradiso was arrested on April 22 as a result of an investigation conducted by the Prosecutor's Office and the Lyndhurst Police Department, Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said in a release. Paradiso is accused of engaging in inappropriate sexual activity on two occasions - once when the victim was 12 years old and the second allegedly occurring when the victim was 13 years old. Comment?
Apr 20, 2015 | via The Jersey Journal
PARAMUS -- A borough man sold counterfeit sports trading cards to a customer for $32,000, Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said. Officers from the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office White Crimes Unit arrested Andrew D. Mei, 35, on Thursday after a two-month investigation. Comment?
Apr 17, 2015 | via The Newark Star-Ledger
Stephen Pirrone, left, was sentenced Friday to seven years in state prison for unemployment fraud. Andre Brown, right, also charged in the scam, did not show up for sentencing and is being sought on an arrest warrant. Comment?
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