Pleading Guilty

Pleading Guilty

Pleading Guilty Did you or a loved one commit a crime and are thinking about pleading guilty? Watch this video by our experienced lawyer to learn why that’s a huge mistake. Question: Should I just plead guilty if I committed a crime? Answer: If you’ve been charged with an offense in New Jersey, whether it…

Drug Paraphernalia

Drug Paraphernalia

Drug Paraphernalia | Disorderly Persons Offense Drug paraphernalia possession in the state of New Jersey is a disorderly persons offense, and is a fairly serious crime, especially when combined with additional drug charges such as simple drug possession, or possession with intent to distribute. These carry much heavier penalties including increased fines and potential jail…

New Jersey Town To Use Uber To Curb Drunk Driving

One town in New Jersey is making efforts to decrease alcohol related accidents and fatalities by providing its residents free Uber rides so that other individuals driving on the roadways can be saved. It is the first US municipality that made a deal with ride service app Uber to keep impaired individuals from getting behind…

70-Year-Old New Jersey Man Cited With DWI In Potsdam

On Tuesday, 70-year-old J. Stravinski was charged with aggravated DWI and unsafe backing as he was found unconscious in his motor vehicle due to the consumption of alcohol. The incident happened at 9:26 p.m. and the location of the incident was Market Street. According to the Police, Stravinski was found unconscious in the driver’s seat…

New Jersey Teenager Arrested Twice In 10 Hours For DWI

Nicholas Corsair, 19, crashed a motor vehicle into a utility pole for which he was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving under the influence of suspected narcotics. Corsair was involved in a second motor vehicle accident 10 hours after the 1st accident for which he was taken into custody and released…

Former New Jersey Mayor Accused Of Rape In Delaware

71-year-old Matthew V. Scannapieco, who was a New Jersey mayor, was charged for raping a girl and now he is awaiting sentencing in Delaware. From 1992 to 2003, Scannapieco was the mayor of Marlboro, New Jersey. Court documents showed that the sexual abuse started after Scannapieco shifted to Middletown in the year 2005 and ended…