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Category Archives: Domestic Violence

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Newark Man Charged with Assaulting Officer, Family Member

Posted in Domestic Violence
Police officers recently arrested a Newark man accused of committing a domestic violence assault against a female family member and shoving a cop in Kearny, NJ. The suspect is a 21-year-old man who lives in Newark in Essex County, New Jersey. According to authorities, the suspect got into verbal altercation with a woman at a… Continue Reading

Newark Man Accused of Domestic Violence Assault

Posted in Domestic Violence
A Newark New Jersey man was recently placed under arrest and charged with domestic violence assault after he reportedly attacked a woman at a local home. The suspect, a 60-year-old male, reportedly resides in Newark NJ and works for a nonprofit organization in the city. According to authorities, the suspect became violent and assaulted the… Continue Reading

East Orange Man Accused of Killing Two Ex-Girlfriends, One Other Person in Newark NJ

Posted in Domestic Violence, Homicide, Restraining Orders
An East Orange NJ man faces criminal charges for first degree murder in connection with the violent killings of three individuals in Newark, NJ. According to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office, the suspect murdered three people in January 2016. The suspect reportedly strangled one person at a Newark residence and then fatally shot the two… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Shot, Police Investigate as Possible Domestic Dispute

Posted in Assault Offenses, Domestic Violence, Restraining Orders, Weapons Offenses
Newark NJ police are looking into a shooting that left the victim with significant gunshot-related injuries. The violent shooting occurred around 1:00 a.m. in the area of the intersection of South 7th Street and 12th Avenue in Newark, New Jersey. The victim is a 47-year-old male from Newark, NJ. He suffered a single gunshot wound… Continue Reading

Supreme Court Committee Provides Recommendations for New Jersey Domestic Violence Cases

Posted in Domestic Violence, Restraining Orders
The New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Domestic Violence recently came out with a final report that addresses domestic violence matters in the state. In the report, the committee provides several recommendations that will probably have a significant impact on domestic violence resources, education about domestic violence, training for state personnel who deal with domestic… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Accused of Using Electrical Cord to Punish Son, Charged with Child Endangerment

Posted in Domestic Violence
Newark NJ police recently arrested a local man who allegedly used an electrical cord to discipline his son. According to the acting public safety director for Newark, the 48-year-old suspect abused his 13-year-old son at the family’s home, which is located on the 20 block of Norwood Street in Newark, New Jersey. Employees at the… Continue Reading

Can I file a restraining order against my neighbor? Probably not.

Posted in Domestic Violence, Restraining Orders
Many potential clients contact the Tormey Law Firm inquiring about their ability to file a restraining order against their neighbor. Unfortunately, that is not usually an option. To have standing to file a restraining order in New Jersey, you must be a victim of domestic violence under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act. Basically, one… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Allegedly Robbed Ex-Girlfriend, Others in Domestic Violence Incident

Posted in Assault Offenses, Domestic Violence, Theft Offenses, Threat Crimes
Newark NJ police are looking for a man accused of committing an armed robbery. The theft went down around 3:00 a.m. The Newark Police Department got a report of a domestic violence incident at a local residence and immediately sent officers to the scene. When police officers arrived at the house, located on 15th Avenue… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Accused of Stabbing, Faces Aggravated Assault Charges

Posted in Assault Offenses, Domestic Violence, Weapons Offenses
Newark NJ police arrested a man accused of seriously injuring another person in a stabbing incident. According to authorities, the violent incident went down just before 3:00 a.m. at an apartment on Osborne Terrace in Newark, New Jersey. The suspect is believed to live in the apartment with his two children and the children’s mother.… Continue Reading

Jersey City Police Search for Newark Man Who Allegedly Attacked Shopping Mall Workers with Ax

Posted in Assault Offenses, Domestic Violence, Restraining Orders
Police are on the lookout for a Newark NJ man accused of using an ax to attack two people at a popular mall in Jersey City, New Jersey. The violent incident happened at the Newport Centre mall, a shopping complex located in downtown Jersey City, NJ. According to authorities, the 24-year-old suspect brought an ax… Continue Reading