Camelia M. Valdes

New Jersey News: Paterson Police Officer, Matthew Torres Charged With Conspiring To Violate Civil Rights

NEWARK, N.J. – A City of Paterson, New Jersey, police officer was arrested today and charged with violating the civil rights of a driver and passenger during a motor vehicle stop, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Police Officer Matthew Torres, 30, of Paterson, was arrested by federal agents this morning and charged by complaint with … Continue reading New Jersey News: Paterson Police Officer, Matthew Torres Charged With Conspiring To Violate Civil Rights

New Jersey News: Paterson Police Officer, Roger Then Admits Concealing Civil Rights Crime In Connection With Another Officer’s Assault Of Attempted Suicide Victim

NEWARK, N.J. – A City of Paterson police officer today admitted concealing the assault of an attempted suicide victim by another police officer at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Police Officer Roger Then, 29, of Paterson, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge William J. Martini in Newark federal court … Continue reading New Jersey News: Paterson Police Officer, Roger Then Admits Concealing Civil Rights Crime In Connection With Another Officer’s Assault Of Attempted Suicide Victim

New Jersey News: Essex County Man, Jimmy Cooper Admits Role in Armed Robbery of Passaic, New Jersey, Club

NEWARK, N.J. – An Essex County man today admitted that he participated in a September 2015 gunpoint robbery of a club in Passaic, New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Jimmy Cooper, a/k/a “Flip,” 33, of Irvington, New Jersey, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Madeline Cox Arleo in Newark federal court to a superseding … Continue reading New Jersey News: Essex County Man, Jimmy Cooper Admits Role in Armed Robbery of Passaic, New Jersey, Club