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2021 PRESS RELEASES

2/5/21  Trenton Man Arrested for the Murder of Yuell MooreView

1/28/21  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Investigation Leads to Three Arrests, 11 Guns and MethamphetamineView

1/19/21  Long Branch Teacher Arrested for Attempted Endangering the Welfare of a ChildView

1/14/21  Mercer County Prosecutor’s Detectives Put Trenton’s H-Block Behind the Eight-BallView

2020 PRESS RELEASES

12/30/20  Police Seeking Information in Hamilton Sex Assault InvestigationView

12/30/20  Two Individuals Charged in Chase Street HomicideView

12/14/20  Hamilton Man Arrested for the Murder of Omar BillupsView

12/1/20  Trenton Man Arrested and Charged for November Stabbing Homicide in the CityView

11/16/20  Two Trenton Men Arrested for the Murder of Taquan EllerbeView

11/6/20  Two Trenton Men Arrested for the Murder of Derek ColleyView

10/23/20  Two Individuals Arrested for the Murders of Gustavo and Johnny PerezView

10/22/20  Lawrence Township Police Officer Indicted for Official MisconductView

10/21/20  Mercer County Homicide Task Force Investigation Leads to Charges in August Double Homicide in TrentonView

10/21/20  Tuesday Night Shooting in Trenton Leaves Two Brothers DeadView

10/8/20  Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office Concludes Use of Force was Justified in June 17, 2018 Art All Night Festival in TrentonView

9/23/20  Hamilton Man Accused of Aggravated Sexual Assault Ordered Detained View

9/23/20  Trenton Fire and Suspicious Death Under Investigation View

9/18/20  July Sex Assault in Trenton Remains Under Investigation View

9/17/20  Lawrence Township Police Officer Charged in Internal Affairs Investigation View

9/11/20  Hamilton Man Arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault View

8/27/20  Hamilton Man Arrested for Possessing and Distributing Child Pornography View

8/26/20  Trenton Man Arrested and Charged for Daylight Shooting Homicide in the City View

8/19/20  58 Arrested and Charged in Mercer County in Multi-Jurisdictional ATM Theft Scam View

8/12/20  Mercer County Prosecutor Promotes Natischa Clark to Lieutenant of County DetectivesView

8/6/20  Mercer County Prosecutor Appoints Jessica Plumeri as Chief of County DetectivesView

7/30/20  Mercer County Homicide Task Force Investigation Leads to Charges in July Homicide in TrentonView

7/29/20  Update to Motor Vehicle Crash on Olden AvenueView

7/9/20  $10,000 in Cocaine Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task ForceView

7/8/20  Detectives Investigating Double Homicide in TrentonView

7/2/20  Mercer County Task Force Investigating Wednesday Night Murder in TrentonView

7/1/20  Arrest Made in Trenton Stabbing HomicideView

6/26/20 County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Announces ScholarshipsView
View all current scholarship opportunities

6/7/20  Message from the Mercer County Police Chiefs Association View

6/3/20  UPDATE:  Homicide Charged Filed in Ewing Township Death View

6/2/20  Death in Ewing Township Under Investigation View

5/30/20  Message from the County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey View

2/14/20  Jury Finds Trenton Man Guilty of Robbery and Carjacking View

1/21/20  Mercer County Prosecutor Named Advocacy Champion by the New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking View

1/15/20  $9,000 in Drugs Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

1/14/20  Willingboro Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Manslaughter View

1/7/20  Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office Concludes Use of Force was Justified in February 4, 2015 Non-Fatal Police Shooting in Trenton View

2019 PRESS RELEASES

12/20/19  More than $100,000 in Heroin Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

12/18/19  West Windsor Man Under Indictment for 40 Burglaries View

12/5/19  $25,000 in Drugs Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

12/4/19  Three Pounds of Marijuana, Cash and Handgun Seized in Lawrence Township View

11/22/19  Jury Finds Trenton Man Guilty of Multiple Drug Charges View

11/22/19  $100,000 in Cocaine Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

11/21/19  Lawrence Township Man Indicted for Human Trafficking, Insurance Fraud & Financial Crimes View

11/20/19  Mercer County Grand Jury Returns Indictment in 1991 West Windsor Murder of Betty Fran Smith View

11/18/19  Heroin Trafficking Operation in Montgomery County and Mercer County Dismantled with Three Arrests View

11/13/19  Hamilton Township Man Indicted for Animal Cruelty and Official Misconduct View

11/7/19  More Than $400,000 in Opioids and Pain Killers Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

11/7/19  Trenton Man Indicted for the Murder of Two-Year-Old Girl View

11/4/19  Trenton Man Arrested for Strangling his Girlfriend View

10/24/19  Mercer County Announces Appointment of Michael Pellegrino as Law Enforcement Resiliency Program Officer View

10/18/19  $65,800 in Oxycodone, $2,000 in Cocaine Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

10/18/19  Third Arrest Made in Illegal Dumping Investigation in Princeton View

10/16/19  Trenton Man Pleads Guilty to First-Degree Human Trafficking View

10/11/19  Ewing Township Police Officer and Wife Indicted in the Death of Their Three-Month-Old Daughter View

10/9/19  Attempted Sex Assault in Lawrence Township Under Investigation View

10/7/19  Additional Charges Filed Against Suspect in Officer-Involved Shooting View

10/7/19  Teacher at The Lawrenceville School Arrested for Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact View

9/30/19  Suspect Charged in Sunday Officer-Involved Shooting View

9/30/19  $4,000 in Cocaine and Two Handguns Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

9/23/19  Mercer County Police Academy 2019 Alternate Route Program Orientation View

9/17/19   Three Individuals Arrested for Laundromat Shooting View

9/13/19   $1,500 in Marijuana Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

9/13/19   Illegal Dumping Investigation in Princeton Results in Criminal Charges View

8/26/19   Four Arrests Made, $5,000 in Cocaine Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

8/23/19  Additional Charges Filed Against Trenton Man Accused of 2-Year-Old’s Murder View

8/22/19  Trenton Man Arrested for the Murder of 2-Year-Old Girl View

8/16/19  City Man Sentenced to 25 Years for Ewing Home Invasion View

8/15/19  International Overdose Awareness Day View

8/1/19  Trenton Man Indicted in Mother’s Day Stabbing Death View

7/30/19  Fatal Crash in Ewing Township Under Investigation View

7/18/19  $148,000 in Heroin Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

7/17/19  Ewing Township Police Officer Arrested for the Murder of his Three-Month-Old Daughter View

7/10/19  Ewing Township Man Sentenced for Manslaughter View

7/9/19  Arrest Made in Robbinsville Fatal Crash View

7/3/19  Capital City Community Coalition Car Show on the Waterfront View

7/2/19  Three Individuals Indicted in November 28 Murder View

6/26/19  West Windsor Man Indicted in Crash that Killed TCNJ Student View

6/25/19  Fatal Crash in Robbinsville Township Under Investigation View

6/12/19  “Operation Capital Co-Op” Dismantles Two Separate Drug Trafficking Organizations View

5/31/19  Mercer County Prosecutor Announces Office Promotions View

5/21/19  Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty at Hamilton Township Farm View

5/13/19  Arrest Made in Shooting Death View

5/8/19. Fatal Shooting in Trenton View

5/3/19  Animal Cruelty Investigation Results in Criminal Charges View

5/3/19  Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office Concludes Use of Force was Justified in February 18, 2017 Incident in Trenton View

4/10/19  Second Man Charged in Connection with November 2018 Murder View

4/5/19  Trenton Man Arrested for November 2018 Murder View

2/27/19  $100,000 in Cocaine Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

2/6/19  Bordentown Man Pleads Guilty to Luring View

1/24/19  Shooting Death Under Investigation in Trenton View

1/15/19  Nineteen Count Indictment Charges Four Individuals with Human Trafficking, Sex Assault, Promoting Prostitution View

1/11/19  East Windsor Man Charged with Sharing Child Pornography Online View

1/10/19  Ewing Man Arrested for Trenton Murder View

1/9/19  Prosecutor’s Detectives Arrest Princeton Man for Sharing Child Pornography Online View

2018 PRESS RELEASES

12/17/18  East Windsor Man Receives Two 15-Year Sentences for Sex Assaults View

12/12/18  Jazmine Headley Admitted into Pretrial Intervention Program View

11/16/18  Trenton Man Arrested for Assault Rifle Possession View

11/14/18  Trenton Serial Groper Pleads Guilty View

11/2/18  Three Lawrence Residents Charged in Human Trafficking, Prostitution, Financial Crime Investigation View

10/29/18  Massachusetts Man Charged with Stealing $25,000 in Unemployment Compensation View

10/26/18  Man Indicted for Vehicular Homicide View

10/25/18  Trenton Man Charged with Tattoo Shop Fire View

10/19/18  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $34,400 in Drugs and Two Handguns in Hamilton View

10/18/18  Massage Therapist Charged with Sexually Assaulting Client During Massage View

10/16/18  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $140,000 in Heroin View

10/2/18  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Shuts Down Heroin Mill View

9/24/18  Trenton Man Arrested for Murder View

9/14/18  Indictments Returned in Art All Night Shooting View

9/13/18  Defendant’s Brother Charged with Threatening Law Enforcement View

9/6/18  Bordentown Man Arrested for Attempting to Lure 14-Year-Old Boy Online View

8/27/18  Animal Cruelty Investigation at Hamilton Township Farm Results in Arrest View

8/8/18  International Overdose Awareness Day View

7/31/18  Drugs Seized, Three Arrests Made in Princeton View

7/30/18  Prosecutor’s Office Releases Findings of Fatal Police Shooting in Trenton View

7/27/18  Man Indicted for Aggravated Manslaughter View

7/20/18  Six Individuals Indicted in January 2018 Double Homicide View

7/6/18  $49,000 in Heroin, Multiple Guns Seized by Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

6/21/18  Ewing Township Man Indicted for Aggravated Manslaughter View

6/19/18  Second Suspect Charged in Art All Night Shooting View

6/14/18  Jury Finds Trenton Man Guilty of Gun Charge View

6/11/18  Death, Fire Under Investigation in Hamilton View

6/7/18  Capital City Community Coalition Car Show on the Waterfront View

6/6/18  Charges Against Defendant Downgraded and Dismissed View

6/5/18  $45,600 in Heroin, Four Guns and Cash Seized in Joint Narcotics Investigation View

5/31/18  $45,000 in Cocaine Seized by Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

5/30/18  Shooting Under Investigation in Trenton View

5/9/18  Fourth Arrest Made in January 2018 Double Homicide View

5/5/18  Drugs, Guns and Cash Seized by Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

5/4/18  Charges Filed Against Three Men in January 2018 Double Homicide View

5/3/18  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $2 Million in Drugs at Woodrow Wilson Service Area View

5/3/18  Homicide Under Investigation in Trenton View

4/30/18  Charges Filed in Infant Death View

4/20/18  $50,000 in Marijuana Products Seized in East Windsor View

4/18/18  Jury Finds Trenton Man Guilty of Heroin Possession with the Intent to Distribute in a School Zone View

4/18/18  $30,000 in Cocaine Seized in Trenton View

4/17/18  Second Arrest Made in Murder of Danny Diaz-Delgado View

4/10/18  $200,000 in Heroin Seized in Joint Narcotics Investigation View

4/6/18  Mercer County Prosecutor Announces Charges Against 12 Individuals in Elaborate Fraudulent Housing Scheme View // See the Arrest Chart

3/26/18  Shooting Death Under Investigation in Hamilton View

3/15/18  Former New Jersey Neurologist Indicted for Sexual Assault and Criminal Sexual Contact View

3/9/18  Join us on Tuesday, April 10, for a Resource Fair in observance of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week View Invitation

3/6/18  Death Investigation Under Way in Trenton View

3/6/18  Trenton Man Indicted for Murder View

3/5/18  Arrest Made in Lawrence Township Fatal Hit-and-Run View

2/27/18  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Two Guns, $7,100 in Drugs View

2/27/18  Trenton Man Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking View

2/20/18  14-Year-Old Arrested for Homicide View

2/16/18  Lawrence Man Indicted in Applebee’s Homicide View

2/14/18  Three Indicted in Carver Lane Homicide View

2/13/18  Drugs, Guns and Cash Seized by Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

2/6/18  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Cocaine and Cash View

2/1/18  Join us April 8-14, 2018, as we celebrate National Crime Victims’ Rights Week View invitation link

1/30/18  Hamilton Man Arrested with $10,000 in Cocaine View

1/26/18  Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri Named President of the Mercer County Bar Association for 2018 View

1/16/18  Homicide Under Investigation in Trenton View

1/12/18  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Cocaine and Cash View

2017 PRESS RELEASES

12/1/17  Statement on Lawrence Township Investigation View

11/29/17  Mercer County Prosecutor Issues Heroin Warning View

11/22/17  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $7,500 in Cocaine View

11/14/17  Homicide Under Investigation in Lawrence Township View

11/9/17  LSD Seized in Hamilton View

11/9/17  Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Three Pounds of Marijuana 
and $16,000 in Cash
View

11/3/17  Hamilton Man Indicted in Girlfriend’s Murder View

11/2/17  $20,000 in Synthetic Marijuana Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics 
Task Force
View

11/1/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $20,000 in Cocaine View

11/1/17 Trenton Man Indicted for Murder View

10/25/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Dismantles Major Marijuana
Distribution Ring in Hightstown More than $900,000 in marijuana products seized
View

10/23/17 Three Arrests Made in Carver Lane Homicide View

10/19/17 Additional Charges Filed Against County Corrections Officer View

10/19/17 Shooting Death Under Investigation in Ewing View

10/18/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes More Than $400,000 in
Drugs
View

10/16/17 County Corrections Officer Charged with Sex Assault View

10/13/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $15,000 in Cocaine View

10/13/17 Office Manager Pleads Guilty to Embezzling More than $500,000 View

10/12/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $13,000 in OxyContin and
Marijuana
View

10/6/17 Trenton Man Charged with Throwing Puppy Out of Window View

10/5/17 Marijuana and a Handgun Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

10/3/17 Heroin and a Handgun Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force View

9/29/17 Mercer County Grand Jury Takes No Action in Fatal Shooting Involving Trenton Police Officers View

9/15/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $88,000 in Heroin View

9/13/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Heroin, Crack Cocaine and Loaded Gun View

9/12/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $15,250 in Drugs View

9/5/17 Death Investigation Under Way in Trenton View

9/5/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Guns, Cash and Drugs View

8/24/17 Ewing Man Indicted for Murder View

8/15/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Loaded Gun, Makes Arrest View

8/14/17 UPDATE: Arrest Made in Hamilton Homicide View

8/10/17 Trenton Standoff Suspect Indicted View

8/3/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes a Stolen Handgun and over $10,000 in Cocaine – View

7/28/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $4,200 in DrugsView

7/7/17 Menachem Chinn Pleads Guilty to Endangering the Welfare of a ChildView

6/29/17 Prosecutor Announces Opening of the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office K-9 Training FacilityView

6/27/17 Hundreds of Books Collected for Trenton StudentsView

6/27/17 County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Announces ScholarshipsView
View all current scholarship opportunities

6/26/17 Newark Teen Indicted for the Murder of Carlos Leiva-OviedoView

6/26/17 Trenton Man Indicted for MurderView

6/26/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $7,500 in CocaineView

6/19/17 Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office Donates Camp Scholarships for Trenton StudentsView

6/9/17 Shooting Death in Trenton Under InvestigationView

6/2/17 Hamilton Man Charged with Fatal StabbingView

5/26/17 Homicide Under InvestigationView

5/26/17 Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $31,000 in Cocaine and HeroinView

5/26/17 Trenton Woman Indicted for MurderView

5/23/17 Jackson Man Indicted for Aggravated ManslaughterView

5/22/17 Willingboro Man Indicted for MurderView

5/22/17 Maryland Man Indicted for MurderView

5/8/17 Man Charged in Hopewell Township Homicide View

5/3/17 Additional Charges Filed Against Jewish Academy TeacherView

4/27/17 Massive Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Investigation Shuts Down Heroin Mill in Trenton Operation Johnny Be Good results in seizure of $200,000 in raw heroinView

4/26/17 Homicide in Hopewell Under Investigation View

4/21/17 Shalom Torah Teacher ChargedView

4/21/17 Two Trenton Teens Indicted for the Murder of Ricardo Montalvan Jr. View

4/19/17 Five Individuals Indicted for the Murder of Amber DudleyView

4/4/17 Two Mercer County Correction Officers Indicted in Inmate Assault View

3/30/17 Automated License Plate Reader Leads Hopewell Police to Two Arrests – View

3/10/17 Join us on Saturday, April 8, as we celebrate National Crime Victims’ Rights Week with a Resource Fair – View Invitation

3/10/17 If you are an organization that provides services for victims of crimes and interested in participating, click here for more information.

2/15/17 Skillman, New Jersey Man Ordered Held Without Bail in Child Luring CaseView

2/6/17 County Employee Charged with Perjury, Tampering with Public Documents View

1/24/17 Trenton Teen Indicted for Ciony Kirkman’s MurderView

1/17/17 Trenton Man Indicted for Murder View

1/17/17 Three Individuals Indicted for the Murder of Michael DiMattia View

2016 PRESS RELEASES

6/30/16 Driver Charged in Robbinsville Fatal Crash View

6/22/16 Mercer County Homicide Task Force and Trenton Police Seek Public’s Assistance View

6/21/16 Hamilton Man Indicted for Murder View

6/20/16 Federal Fugitive Arrested in West Windsor with Guns and Drugs View

6/16/16 Trenton Man Indicted for Murder View

6/13/16 Lawrence Business Owner Charged with Theft View

6/7/16 Prosecutor Announces Investigative Staff Promotions View

6/6/16 Trenton Man Charged with Murder View

6/6/16 Prosecutor’s Office Releases Findings of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting in Hamilton Township View