Press Releases

Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office Press Releases

January 1                     Trenton Man Arrested for New Year’s Eve Homicide

January 7                     MCPO Concludes That Use of Force was Justified in September 29, 2019 Non-Fatal Police Shooting in Trenton

January 12                   Trenton Man Arrested for December Homicide

January 26                   Mercer County Prosecutor’s Internet Crimes Against Children Unit Arrests Lawrence Township Man

January 27                   Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes $100,000 in Cocaine

January 31                   East Windsor Man Arrested for Child Pornography Possession and Animal Cruelty

February 14                 Suspect Charged in Saturday Officer-Involved Shooting

February 15                 Stabbing Homicide in Trenton Under Investigation

February 16                 Trenton Woman Charged in Fatal Stabbing

February 22                 Trenton Man Sentenced to Life in Prison without Parole

February 22                 Kilograms of Heroin and Fentanyl Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force

February 24                 Fatal Stabbing in Trenton Under Investigation

February 25                 Second Man Charged in August 2021 Ditmar Alley Homicide

February 25                 Kilograms of Cocaine Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force

February 28                 Mercer County Prosecutor’s Internet Crimes Against Children Unit Arrests Hamilton Township Man

March 2                       Double Shooting in Trenton Under Investigation

March 3                       Trenton Man Detained in Child Pornography, Sexual Assault Case

March 11                     Trenton Man Arrested for February Homicide

March 14                     Trenton Man Arrested for December Homicide

March 24                     Mercer County Narcotics Task Force Seizes Cocaine, PCP and a Loaded 9mm Handgun

March 29                     Mercer County Grand Jury Returns Indictment in the 2020 Murder of Dontae Barnes

March 29                     Bordentown Man Charged in August 2021 Fatal Crash

April 5                         Property Manager Charged with Embezzling and Laundering Stolen Funds

April 7                         Fatal Shooting in Trenton Under Investigation

April 11                       More Than $200,000 in Heroin Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force

April 12                       Trenton Man Arrested for March Homicide

April 28                       Two Charged in Connection to Shimon Nesmith Homicide

May 2                          Juvenile Arrested for March Death of Tahaad Goss

May 26                        21 Men Arrested in Undercover Operation Targeting Child Predators Using Social Media to Lure Children for Sex

June 2                          Fatal Stabbing in Trenton Under Investigation

June 6                          Shooting Homicide in Ewing Under Investigation

June 6                          UPDATE: Shooting Homicide in Ewing Under Investigation

June 15                        Guns and Cocaine Seized by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force

June 16                        Mercer County Jury Finds Trenton Man Guilty in the 2018 Murder of 20-Year-Old Danny Diaz-Delgado

June 30                        Mercer County Grand Jury Returns Indictment in Murder of 9-Year-Old Sequoya Bacon-Jones

July 26                         Suspicious Death in Hamilton Township Under Investigation
 
 
 
August 3                      Third Teen Arrested for September Shooting on Bellevue Avenue
 
August 3                      Juvenile Arrested for June 6 Shooting Homicide in Ewing