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Category Archives: Weapons Offenses

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Four Men Arrested for Gun Crimes, Drug Crimes in Newark

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Newark law enforcement recently arrested four local men accused of using a gun to threaten someone at a store. The suspects were allegedly involved in a dispute at the Yeci Supermarket in Newark, NJ. At some point, the verbal altercation became a physical altercation and one of the suspects allegedly flashed a firearm. The Newark… Continue Reading

East Orange NJ Man Allegedly Had Semi-Automatic Handguns in Car in Newark

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Essex County law enforcement arrested a reported gang member who allegedly possessed semi-automatic handguns in a stolen car that he crashed in Newark, NJ. The suspect is an 18-year-old East Orange man and reportedly is a member of the Bloods, a notorious street gang. Essex County Sheriff’s officers were on patrol when they reportedly saw… Continue Reading

Irvington Woman Allegedly Had Role in Gun Trafficking Operation

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Four people, including a woman from Irvington, New Jersey, have been arrested in connection with an alleged scheme to illegally transport and sell firearms in NJ. The suspects include a 28-year-old Irvington woman, a 25-year-old Georgia man, a 33-year-old Georgia man, and a 41-year-old Georgia man. The four suspects were recently arraigned in U.S. District… Continue Reading

Two Arrested for Criminal Weapons Offenses in Newark, NJ

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Newark New Jersey police arrested two men who were allegedly caught illegally in possession of handguns. The first suspect is a 25-year-old man who resides in Newark, NJ. He was arrested by police after a law enforcement search of his Newark apartment reportedly turned up a loaded handgun, a magazine clip, and a large amount… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Charged with Gun Crimes, Assault

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Newark New Jersey police recently arrested a local man who allegedly used a handgun to threaten a woman during an altercation. The suspect is a 23-year-old male who resides in Newark, NJ. According to law enforcement, the suspect got into a verbal dispute with the female victim somewhere in Newark, New Jersey. The altercation reportedly… Continue Reading

Newark Police Seize Weapons, Drugs in Major Operation

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Newark New Jersey police recently launched a drug operation that led to 200 arrests and the seizures of illegal narcotics and weapons. Law enforcement started an investigation after receiving numerous complaints from Newark NJ residents about drug trafficking in the area. The subsequent police operation lasted from April 21 to May 20. During that time,… Continue Reading

Newark Police Arrest Adults, Juvenile for Weapons Offenses

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Newark police recently arrested two adults and one minor for weapons offenses in separate incidents. One of the adult suspects was also reportedly wanted by police in connection with a violent shooting incident. The shooting reportedly happened on the 100 block of Morton Street in Newark, NJ. The Newark Police Department sent police officers to… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Charged with Illegal Handgun Possession

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Newark New Jersey police arrested a local resident accused of illegally possessing a handgun without a permit. The suspect is a 38-year-old man from Newark, NJ. He was placed under arrest a short time after 3:00 a.m. when Newark police officers responded to a report of gunshots fired on North 6th Street. Responding officers allegedly… Continue Reading

Newark Man Accused of Illegally Possessing Handgun

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Newark NJ law enforcement recently arrested a local man who allegedly possessed a handgun without a valid permit at a city apartment. The suspect is a 55-year-old resident of Newark, New Jersey. According to authorities, the suspect was caught in possession of a handgun at his apartment. The Newark Police Department got a 911 call… Continue Reading

Newark Police Allegedly Find Handguns, Drug Packaging Materials During Drug Raid

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Detectives with an Essex County task force recently conducted a drug raid at a Newark NJ home and allegedly found illegally owned handguns. The suspect is a 28-year-old resident of Newark, New Jersey. Police received information about illegal drug activity at the suspect’s residence on Melrose Place in Newark, NJ. The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office… Continue Reading

Newark Cops Discharge Weapons, Essex County Detectives Investigate

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Law enforcement is currently investigating a shooting incident involving Newark cops. The shooting happened a short time after 1:00 a.m. near the intersection of South Orange Avenue and South 16th Street in Newark, NJ. The Newark Police Department received a report of a disturbance in the area and dispatched cops to the scene. Newark authorities… Continue Reading

Bloomfield Man Arrested in Kearny NJ for Illegal Handgun Possession

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A Bloomfield NJ man was recently arrested and charged with weapons offenses and drug offenses after being pulled over in Kearny, New Jersey. The suspect, a 25-year-old resident of Bloomfield, was reportedly spotted driving on a Kearny road with a broken taillight. A Kearny patrol officer then stopped the suspect for the traffic violation. While… Continue Reading

Newark Man Arrested, Allegedly Shot Himself with Illegal Handgun

Posted in Weapons Offenses
A Newark New Jersey faces weapons offense charges after he reportedly shot himself on accident. According to law enforcement, the suspect was walking in the area of North 3rd Street and Hamilton Street in Newark and carrying a handgun when he accidentally shot himself. After the accidental shooting, the suspect reportedly drove himself to University… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Accused of Illegally Possessing Stolen Machine Gun, Shotgun

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Police in Newark New Jersey arrested an alleged gang member accused of unlawfully possessing firearms. According to law enforcement, the suspect had a stolen machine gun and a sawed-off shotgun. Members of a task force found the weapons at the suspect’s residence in Newark and then later apprehended the suspect at an Irvington NJ residence.… Continue Reading

Pennsylvania Man Allegedly Carried Firearm at Newark International Airport

Posted in Weapons Offenses
Port Authority police officers arrested a Pennsylvania man accused of attempting to carry a handgun through a security checkpoint at Newark International Airport. The suspect, a 30-year-old man who lives in Morrisville, Pennsylvania, allegedly tried to walk through the security checkpoint with a backpack containing a firearm. An agent at the checkpoint reportedly saw that… Continue Reading

Irvington Man Wanted for Newark NJ Shooting, Surrenders to Authorities

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
Newark New Jersey police apprehended an Irvington NJ man who allegedly committed a non-fatal shooting. The suspect is a 30-year-old male from Irvington, New Jersey. He surrendered himself to authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest. According to law enforcement, the suspect shot a 36-year-old man who was walking on the 600 block… Continue Reading

Police Arrest Man Accused of Fatally Shooting Grocery Store Manager in Newark, NJ

Posted in Homicide, Weapons Offenses
Federal authorities nabbed a man who allegedly committed a homicide on a street in Newark, New Jersey. The suspect allegedly committed the murder a short time after 9:00 a.m. on October 18, 2016. According to law enforcement, the suspect entered Dalbert Grocery Store on West Runyon Street in Newark and walked toward the store manager.… Continue Reading