The Paterson Criminal Law Blog

The Paterson
Criminal Law Blog

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Alissa D. Hascup, Esq.

Tag Archives: Paterson NJ Drug Crime Lawyers

Former Residents of Paterson NJ Arrested in Connection with Heroin Ring

Posted in Drug Crimes
Two former football stars at high schools in Paterson NJ were recently arrested because they allegedly played key roles in a heroin distribution operation based out of New York. Federal authorities worked with NJ law enforcement agencies to investigate a possible drug distribution ring. According to officials, the suspects were among several people working for… Continue Reading

Heroin Distribution Suspects Arrested in Paterson, Plead Guilty to Drug Crime Charges

Posted in Drug Crimes
Two men were recently sentenced to prison for their roles in a drug distribution operation that distributed heroin throughout NJ, including Paterson. The two suspects are a 27-year-old New Jersey man and a 40-year-old New Jersey man. They were arrested in Paterson, New Jersey after a major police investigation into an alleged drug distribution operation.… Continue Reading

DYFS Investigates After Child Tests Positive for Marijuana at Paterson NJ Hospital

Posted in Drug Crimes, DYFS
Paterson New Jersey officials are investigating the parents of a three-year-old kid who was taken to an area hospital and reportedly tested positive for marijuana. According to law enforcement, the child was rushed to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson NJ in the middle of the night with some kind of medical emergency. While… Continue Reading

Paterson NJ Police Arrest Man Accused of Selling Heroin, Crack Cocaine on City Street

Posted in Drug Crimes, Weapons Offenses
Paterson New Jersey law enforcement recently arrested a local man accused of possessing large amounts of illegal drugs, in addition to an illegal handgun. According to Paterson NJ officials, detectives with the Paterson Police Department Major Crimes Division were in the process of conducting surveillance around Auburn Street in Paterson when they saw the suspect… Continue Reading

Two Suspects Allegedly Caught in Heroin Deal at Paterson NJ Residence

Posted in Drug Crimes
Passaic County NJ police recently arrested two people accused of possessing heroin at a residence in Paterson, New Jersey. The Passaic County Sheriff’s Office sent detectives to the area of Mill Street and Slater Street in Paterson NJ after law enforcement got a complaint about illegal drug sales at a local home. The narcotics detectives… Continue Reading

Passaic County Law Enforcement Busts Dozens in Paterson NJ Drug Operation

Posted in Drug Crimes, Weapons Offenses
Passaic County authorities recently arrested several people in a major drug sting operation. The operation was conducted by the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office and the Paterson Police Department. Police called the undercover operation “caveat emptor,” a Latin phrase that means “buyer beware.” In this instance, the people who needed to beware included anyone who might… Continue Reading