Project Child Support rolled out this week, literally on wheels, to offer parents low-cost legal advice outside court houses.
Parents who are behind on their child support payments can avoid jail time and other penalties if they come in to make payments or to work out payment plans.
Armed with more than three dozen warrants, sheriff’s deputies in Montgomery County hit the streets early Tuesday morning looking for parents who owe thousands in back child support payments.
Montgomery County officials say there are 300 outstanding bench warrants representing nearly $6 million that’s owed to the children.
The New Jersey man who just won a $338 million Powerball jackpot has resolved a child support debt.
The New Jersey man who won the $338 million Powerball jackpot owes about $29,000 in child support.
But the sweep netted more than that.
New Jersey authorities have arrested hundreds of parents who collectively owe more than $18.7 million in child support.