Rabbi Zalmen Sorotzkin, Arrested In Alleged Million-Dollar Welfare Fraud

LAKEWOOD — A prominent rabbi and several others were arrested in simultaneous federal and state raids Monday morning on charges related to alleged public assistance fraud on a scale rarely seen before in New Jersey. Read more

Newark, NJ – Elderly Doctor Gets Prison For Role In $200M Fraud Scheme

Newark, NJ – An elderly New Jersey doctor convicted of accepting kickbacks as part of a long-running, $200 million bribes-for-test-referrals scheme run by a blood testing lab was sentenced Tuesday to more than three years in prison. Read more

Husband of Murdered New Jersey Radio Host April Kauffman Taken Into Custody

LINWOOD, N.J. – The physician husband of a radio host slain in 2012 brandished a handgun as agents executed search warrants Tuesday at his office and home, authorities said. Read more

Rabbi Menachem Chinn Arrested For Sexual Assault of Boy Will Remain Jailed

The rabbi and children’s teacher from East Windsor charged with sexual assault will not be released from pretrial detention, a state judge ruled Wednesday in upholding his earlier ruling. Read more

Second Accuser Alleges Sexual Assault By New Jersey Rabbi

Additional charges were filed against Rabbi Menachem Chinn on May 2 in Mercer County after the second accuser, now an adult, told authorities that Chinn had inappropriate sexual contact with him between July 2010 and May 2011, the New Jersey Jewish News reported. Read more

Rabbi Menachem Chinn Arrested For Sexual Assault of Boy

EAST WINDSOR, NJ — An East Windsor man who works as a teacher at the Shalom Torah Academy in Monmouth County has been charged with child sexual assault, authorities said on Friday. Read more

Lakewood Rabbi Pleads Not Guilty To Stealing Public Funds From Special Needs School

A Lakewood rabbi who runs a school for children with developmental disabilities pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of stealing public funds for personal use. Read more

New Jersey Cop Allegedly Had Sex With 2 Teen Girls

ROCKAWAY TWP. – A Rockaway Township police officer was arrested Sunday and charged with sexually assaulting two teenage girls, authorities said. Read more

Wanted By The FBI: Top Ten Fugitive Walter Yovany Gomez

NEW YORK — A New Jersey man has been added to the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list for the first time since the 1980’s. Read more

Lakewood – Rabbi Stole $630G From Special Needs Tuition Fund

TRENTON, NJ — The founder of a Lakewood school for children with special needs has been indicted on charges he misappropriated more than $630,000 in public tuition funds, using a purported fundraising foundation for the school in his alleged schemes to steal and launder money, Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino announced. Read more