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The Latest: US cardinal hails pope’s leadership on abuse

VATICAN CITY(AP)  — The Latest on the defrocking of former U.S. cardinal Theodore McCarrick (all times local): 10:50 p.m. A Kansas diocese says disgraced former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick will continue to live at a local friary “until a decision of permanent residence is finalized.” McCarrick had moved to the St. Fidelis Friary in Victoria, Kansas, … Continue reading The Latest: US cardinal hails pope’s leadership on abuse

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Neeraj Sharma, Owner Of Information Technology Staffing Company Charged With Visa And Naturalization Fraud

NEWARK, N.J. – A Middlesex County, New Jersey, man was arrested this morning for allegedly submitting 11 fraudulent H-1B visa applications as well as fraudulently procuring his own citizenship, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Neeraj Sharma, 43, of Piscataway, New Jersey, is charged by complaint with one count of visa fraud and one count of … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Neeraj Sharma, Owner Of Information Technology Staffing Company Charged With Visa And Naturalization Fraud

New Jersey News: Newark Man, Jamar Battle Convicted of Firearms Offense in Connection with Shooting of 5-Year-Old Girl

NEWARK, N.J. – A Newark man, previously convicted in state court of six felonies, was found guilty in federal court today of being a felon in possession of a handgun, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Jamar Battle, 31, was convicted after a three-day trial before U.S. District Judge William J. Martini in Newark of one … Continue reading New Jersey News: Newark Man, Jamar Battle Convicted of Firearms Offense in Connection with Shooting of 5-Year-Old Girl

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Two Ukrainian Nationals Indicted in Computer Hacking and Securities Fraud Scheme Targeting U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Hacking and Trading Scheme Involved Theft of Thousands of ‘EDGAR’ Filings, Including Draft Earnings Reports of Publicly Traded Companies before Reports were Made Public NEWARK, N.J. – Two Ukrainian men have been charged for their roles in a large-scale, international conspiracy to hack into the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) computer systems and profit by … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Two Ukrainian Nationals Indicted in Computer Hacking and Securities Fraud Scheme Targeting U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Three New Jersey Police Agencies Receive Grants From U.S. Justice Department For Body-Worn Camera Programs

NEWARK, N.J. – U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced that three New Jersey police agencies were among 75 agencies nationwide to receive federal grant for body-worn camera programs, part of more than $56 million in grants awarded by the Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs (OJP) to enhance state and local law enforcement safety and … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Three New Jersey Police Agencies Receive Grants From U.S. Justice Department For Body-Worn Camera Programs

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Former CEO, CFO And Directors Of Healthcare Services Company Indicted In Elaborate $300 Million Investment Fraud Scheme

Defendants Allegedly Inflated Company’s Value and Revenue to Defraud Investors NEWARK, N.J. – The former CEO, CFO and two directors of a publicly traded healthcare services company were indicted today for allegedly orchestrating a widespread scheme to defraud investors and others out of hundreds of millions of dollars in connection with a merger transaction designed … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Former CEO, CFO And Directors Of Healthcare Services Company Indicted In Elaborate $300 Million Investment Fraud Scheme

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Pavandeep Bakhshi, Former Director Of Healthcare Services Company Charged In Alleged $300 Million Investment Fraud Scheme

The Defendant And His Conspirators Allegedly Inflated Company’s Value and Revenue to Defraud Investors NEWARK, N.J. – A former member of the board of directors of a publicly traded healthcare services company was arrested at John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport over the weekend for allegedly participating in a widespread scheme to defraud investors and … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Pavandeep Bakhshi, Former Director Of Healthcare Services Company Charged In Alleged $300 Million Investment Fraud Scheme

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Stephen Salamak, Former New Jersey Corrections Officer Sentenced To Five Years In Prison For Receipt Of Child Pornography

NEWARK, N.J. – A former officer with the N.J. Department of Corrections was sentenced today to 60 months in prison for receiving images of child sexual abuse, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Stephen Salamak, 39, of Lodi, New Jersey, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Kevin McNulty to an indictment charging him with receipt … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Stephen Salamak, Former New Jersey Corrections Officer Sentenced To Five Years In Prison For Receipt Of Child Pornography