TRENTON – Jury selection in the criminal trial against embattled Hamilton Mayor John Bencivengo began today.
Bencivengo, 58, is accused by prosecutors of accepting $12,400 in bribes from an insurance consultant seeking a multi-million dollar no-bid contract.
Bencivengo’s trial is slated to begin Tuesday, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
A former senior state correction officer from Newark was sentenced to prison today for trafficking 22 kilograms of cocaine from Texas to New Jersey, according to acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman.Read More >
Bergen County Exec's race: Fort Lee Mayor Sokolich sees Bridgegate investigations as potential election catalyst FORT LEE - Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich was the emcee of Tuesday's meet-and-greet event at the Richard A. Nest Adult Activity Center in his Bergen County borough, introducing U.S. Sen. Cory Booker...
By Jeff Brindle A lone PAC contribution to Trenton Mayor Eric Jackson’s campaign highlights the need for pay-to-play reform in New Jersey. During the recent mayoralty election in Trenton, newly elected Mayor Eric Jackson received an $8,200 campaign... Read More >
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