The Paterson Criminal Law Blog

The Paterson
Criminal Law Blog

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Alissa D. Hascup, Esq.

Tag Archives: Paterson NJ Weapons Offense Attorneys

Paterson NJ Authorities Search for Shooter

Posted in Assault Offenses
Paterson NJ law enforcement is actively investigating a violent shooting incident during the early morning hours of Sunday. The incident occurred a short time after 4:30 a.m. According to Paterson NJ authorities, police officers received a report of gunshots being fired near the intersection of East 28th Street and 15th Avenue in Paterson, New Jersey.… Continue Reading

Paterson Man Faces Assault Charges, Weapons Offense Charges

Posted in Assault Offenses
Paterson NJ police recently arrested a local man accused of shooting someone on a city street last month. The violent incident occurred in the area of 10th Avenue and East 27th Street in Paterson, NJ. According to law enforcement officials, the suspect shot a man walking on 10th Avenue. Fortunately, the victim in the shooting… Continue Reading

Paterson Cops Shoot Armed Robbery Suspect

Posted in Theft Offenses
Paterson New Jersey cops shot a robbery suspect who was allegedly fleeing police with a firearm. The shooting incident happened around 12:15 a.m. near the intersection of Market Street and Carroll Street in Paterson, NJ. The Paterson Police Department got a 911 call about a cellphone robbery and immediately dispatched cops to the scene. When… Continue Reading

Paterson Police Shoot Man Allegedly Brandishing Knife

Posted in Assault Offenses
Police recently took a suspect into custody after he was shot by Paterson NJ cops during a violent incident. The shooting happened around 9:30 a.m. in the area of Levine Street and Main Street in Paterson, NJ. According to initial media reports, the suspect was brandishing a large knife and possibly threatening police officers when… Continue Reading

Police Search for Suspects in Recent Shootings on Paterson NJ Streets

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
Paterson New Jersey police are on the lookout for suspects in two recent non-fatal shootings on city streets. According to law enforcement officials, two different male suspects were responsible for shootings on Paterson streets. Moreover, the shootings occurred within 10 minutes of each other. The first shooting happened a short time before 11:00 p.m. on… Continue Reading

Passaic County Grand Jury Indicts Paterson NJ Cop on Aggravated Assault Charges

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
A Paterson New Jersey police officer has been indicted by a Passaic County grand jury for aggravated assault charges in connection with a shooting incident on a city street. According to Passaic County NJ prosecutors, the suspect discharged his firearm on a Paterson street, near a 7-Eleven located on Main Street, just after 1:00 a.m.… Continue Reading

SWAT Team Arrests Clifton NJ Man Accused of Threatening Police Officers with Handgun

Posted in Threat Crimes, Weapons Offenses
A Passaic County Sheriff’s Department SWAT team arrested a man who allegedly used a handgun to threaten police officers and fire a gunshot from his residence. The violent incident went down around 6:30 p.m. at a home on Dalewood Road in Clifton, NJ. The Clifton Police Department got a number of reports about a disturbance… Continue Reading

Paterson NJ Man Charged with Heroin Distribution, Allegedly Had 5,000 Envelopes of Heroin

Posted in Drug Crimes, Weapons Offenses
Police recently busted a man accused of distributing heroin out of his home in Paterson, NJ. According to law enforcement, Paterson New Jersey police received a tip about drug activity out of a home located on Mill Street. A Paterson police narcotics unit set up surveillance outside the house and later conducted a raid of… Continue Reading