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Category Archives: Assault Offenses

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Rutherford NJ Man Convicted of Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend’s Dad in Wallington, New Jersey

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
A man from Rutherford New Jersey will almost certainly be spending a very long time in prison after he was convicted of violently assaulting the father of his ex-girlfriend in Wallington, New Jersey. According to Bergen County authorities, the suspect was formerly the boyfriend of the victim’s daughter. The couple broke up, prompting the suspect… Continue Reading

Paramus Man Allegedly Stabbed Friends with X-Acto Knife while Driving through Fort Lee NJ

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
Fort Lee New Jersey police recently apprehended a Paramus NJ man who allegedly stabbed two people. The victims are said to be friends of the suspect. The victims walked into Fort Lee police headquarters around 2:00 a.m. and alerted authorities to the violent incident. Both men had sustained significant stab wounds that required immediate medical… Continue Reading

New Milford NJ Police Arrest Suspects Who Allegedly Assaulted, Robbed Woman

Posted in Assault Offenses, Theft Offenses
New Milford New Jersey law enforcement arrested three individuals who allegedly committed a violent assault of a local woman during a robbery in front of a local grocery store. The suspects allegedly committed the horrifying attack outside the ShopRite grocery store on River Road in New Milford, NJ. The victim was walking in the area… Continue Reading

Lodi NJ Man Convicted on Terrorism Charges in Connection with Arson, Vandalism of Jewish Temples

Posted in Assault Offenses, Property Crimes, Threat Crimes
A Lodi NJ man was convicted of terrorism in connection with several incidents of vandalism at Jewish temples in New Jersey. The suspect also reportedly firebombed a rabbi’s residence. The violent criminal offenses were committed in late 2011 and early 2012. According to Bergen County officials, the suspect began his crime spree in December 2011… Continue Reading

Statistics Show Rise in Number of Assaults on Patients and Employees at Paramus NJ Hospital

Posted in Assault Offenses
According to authorities, violent assault crimes have become a major issue for patients and workers at the largest hospital in New Jersey, the Bergen Regional Medical Center. The Record of Woodland Park recently examined police records and found that Paramus NJ police officers were called to the Bergen Regional Medical Center, located in Paramus, to… Continue Reading

Cliffside Park NJ Man Allegedly Eluded Police on Route 46 in Ridgefield Park

Posted in Assault Offenses, Drug Crimes, Traffic Violations
Ridgefield Park NJ police recently apprehended a Cliffside Park NJ accused of eluding police after a traffic stop. According to the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, the suspect was seen committing numerous moving violations while driving on Route 46 in Ridgefield Park, NJ. A Ridgefield Park NJ patrol cop spotted the suspect driving a Mercedes Benz… Continue Reading

Fair Lawn NJ Police Search for Driver Accused of Hitting Pedestrian, Leaving Scene of Accident

Posted in Assault Offenses, Traffic Violations
Fair Lawn NJ police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that injured a female pedestrian. According to Fair Lawn NJ law enforcement, the car crash occurred around 8:11 p.m. around the intersection of Saddle River Road and Fair Lawn Avenue in Fair Lawn, NJ. The victim was attempting to cross the road when she was hit… Continue Reading

Newark Man Accused of Driving Stolen Car in Paramus NJ, Charged with Auto Theft

Posted in Assault Offenses, Theft Offenses
Paramus New Jersey police recently arrested a Newark NJ man accused of driving a stolen vehicle. Police made the arrest during the early morning hours. According to authorities, a Paramus NJ patrol cop saw the suspect driving a 2002 tan Honda Accord and weaving across lanes on Midland Avenue in Paramus, NJ. The suspect allegedly… Continue Reading

Two Men Accused of Kidnapping, Assaulting Cab Driver in Ridgewood, New Jersey

Posted in Assault Offenses, Theft Offenses, Threat Crimes, Weapons Offenses
Police arrested two men who allegedly robbed and kidnapped a cab driver in Ridgewood, NJ. The kidnapping incident reportedly occurred around 3:00 a.m. on December 26, 2015. According to law enforcement, the suspects hailed a taxi in Paterson and told the driver to take them to Waldwick, New Jersey. When the taxi driver drove through… Continue Reading

Rutgers Grad Travis Tormey Helps Clients Beat Criminal Charges in New Jersey

Posted in Assault Offenses, Drug Crimes, DWI Offenses, Theft Offenses, Threat Crimes
Travis Tormey, founding partner of the Tormey Law Firm, is a skilled criminal defense lawyer who frequently represents Seton Hall and Rutgers students facing criminal charges, DWI charges, and traffic tickets. Travis attended Rutgers for undergrad and graduated summa cum laude. Travis then went on to get his J.D. from Seton Hall Law School, where… Continue Reading

Englewood NJ Man Admits to Stabbing Housemate in Heart, Cops Plea Deal on Aggravated Assault Charges

Posted in Assault Offenses, Homicide, Weapons Offenses
An Englewood NJ man recently pleaded guilty to aggravated assault charges for the violent, non-fatal stabbing of his roommate. According to the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, the 23-year-old suspect became embroiled in a verbal altercation with the 27-year-old victim on August 21, 2014. The incident occurred at a residence located on West Palisade Avenue in… Continue Reading

Police Arrest Paterson Man Accused of Attacking NJ Transit Bus Driver in Lodi, NJ

Posted in Assault Offenses
Lodi New Jersey police recently arrested a Paterson man who allegedly committed a violent assault against an NJ Transit bus driver. According to law enforcement, the bus driver noticed the suspect being disruptive on the bus. Beyond, the suspect was allegedly engaged in verbal abuse of the driver and other passengers. When the bus driver… Continue Reading

Police Arrest Emerson NJ Man Who Allegedly Assaulted 9-Year-Old Girl

Posted in Assault Offenses
Police in Emerson NJ recently arrested a local man accused of assaulting a minor girl. According to Bergen County NJ prosecutors, the 39-year-old suspect committed an assault against the 9-year-old victim. The assault reportedly resulted in “a significant injury” to the victim. The Emerson Police Department became aware of the allegations and notified the New… Continue Reading

Three Suspects Accused of Kidnapping, Torturing Mahwah NJ Man in Lyndhurst, New Jersey

Posted in Assault Offenses, Threat Crimes
Police recently busted three men accused of kidnapping and torturing a Mahwah New Jersey man. According to officials, the suspects abducted the 22-year-old victim and then proceeded to brutally beat him. Authorities believe that the suspects nabbed the victim shortly after they learned that he was planning to burglarize the Lyndhurst NJ apartment of one… Continue Reading

Lodi NJ Man Accused of Breaking into Woman’s Apartment, Throwing Knife at Her

Posted in Assault Offenses, Theft Offenses, Weapons Offenses
A Lodi New Jersey man allegedly burglarized an apartment, assaulted a woman, and attacked a police officer. According to Lodi NJ law enforcement, the female victim returned to her home on Union Street and encountered the suspect sitting on a couch inside the residence. The suspect was allegedly holding a knife as he sat on… Continue Reading

North Bergen Halloween Party Gets Out of Control, Fairview Police Called to the Scene

Posted in Assault Offenses, Drug Crimes, Weapons Offenses
Police are looking into a major brawl at a Halloween party that was held at a North Bergen motorcycle club. The violent incident went down a short time before midnight. The North Bergen Police Department got a call about gunshots being fired near Mazzoni Place in North Bergen, New Jersey. When police officers showed up… Continue Reading

Three Suspects Accused of Stealing Packages from Maywood NJ Houses

Posted in Assault Offenses, Theft Offenses, Traffic Violations
Maywood NJ police caught three men who allegedly stole packages that had been left on the front porches of local homes. The Maywood Police Department got a call about individuals stealing parcels from the fronts of houses located on Thoma Avenue in Maywood, New Jersey. A Maywood patrol cop saw an SUV matching the description… Continue Reading

Man Allegedly Hit Boy, Charged with Aggravated Assault in Fort Lee, New Jersey

Posted in Assault Offenses, Family Offenses
Police recently apprehended a Fort Lee NJ man accused of assaulting a young child. According to the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, the 48-year-old suspect held the boy down at a Fort Lee residence and beat him repeatedly. The Fort Lee Police Department received a 911 call from the suspect’s home, an apartment located on Linwood… Continue Reading

Police Arrest Hackensack Man Who Allegedly Committed Sexual Assault of Young Female

Posted in Assault Offenses, Sex Crimes
Police recently arrested a Hackensack NJ man who allegedly sexually assaulted a teenage girl. According to law enforcement, the 36-year-old suspect sexually abused a “female minor” between the ages of 13 and 16. The suspect has also been accused of physically assaulting an adult female. Police first learned about the alleged sexual assault when the… Continue Reading

North Arlington Police Arrest Man Accused of Biting Child on Leg

Posted in Assault Offenses
North Arlington police recently arrested a local man who allegedly bit a young child on the leg. According to the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, the 39-year-old suspect committed the violent act at an undisclosed location. The child spoke with staff members at school and told them about the incident. The school employees then contacted the… Continue Reading

Police Investigate Assault, Possible Hate Crime in Ridgefield Park, NJ

Posted in Assault Offenses, Juvenile Offenses
Ridgefield Park NJ police are investigating an assault committed against a 14-year-old child on a village street. According to authorities, four suspects approached the victim and attacked him as he walked alone in a residential area in Ridgefield Park, NJ. The assault occurred after school ended for the day at 3:00 p.m. The victim later… Continue Reading