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Ex-NFL Star Chad Johnson Gets 30 Days In Jail

Former NFL star Chad Johnson was sentenced Monday to 30 days in jail for a probation violation in a domestic violence case by a judge who angrily rejected a no-jail plea deal after Johnson playfully slapped his attorney on the backside in court.

06/10/2013

Fight To Close Gloucester County’s Jail Goes To Superior Court

Some 280 inmates could be housed in Salem, Cumberland and Burlington Counties come July 1st unless the public defenders prevail.

06/03/2013

Funeral Director Accused Of Abusing Corpses Now Facing Theft Charges

Authorities say a Lancaster County funeral home director already jailed on abuse of corpse charges is facing new allegations that he stole more than $178,000 from clients in false life insurance policies.

04/04/2013

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Cardiologist Sentenced To 6 Years In Jail For Diet Drug-Linked Fraud

A federal judge sentenced a 79-year-old Florida cardiologist to six years in prison for fraud linked to the infamous fen-phen diet drugs and national settlement funds.

03/26/2013

Officials In Cumberland, Gloucester Counties Approve Jail Merger

Officials in southern New Jersey’s Cumberland and Gloucester Counties have agreed to merge their jail systems despite protests from corrections officers.

03/14/2013

Criminal Cop Known As ‘Fat Face’ Sentenced To Jail Time For Drug-Stealing Scheme

A federal judge on Thursday sentenced Jason Stetser for his role in a scheme to steal drugs and money and plant evidence in a scandal that resulted in 200 drug charges being dropped because of possibly tainted evidence.

01/31/2013

Lenny Dykstra

Dykstra To Be Sentenced In Bankruptcy Fraud Case

Lenny Dykstra could be sentenced to up to 20 years in his bankruptcy fraud case.

12/03/2012

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Sandusky Transferred To Prison In Southwestern Pa.

The Corrections Department announced Wednesday that Sandusky was transferred to Greene State Prison after being evaluated at a facility outside Harrisburg.

10/31/2012

Egg Harbor Township Man Gets 35 Years For A Decades Old Murder

Jarrod Stevens was 15 when he admitted to holding up a local sporting goods store in 1991, and killing
49-year-old employee Walter Lee.

09/15/2012

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Man Faces Trial In Pennsylvania For 9th DUI Arrest

A man has been jailed in central Pennsylvania after being ordered to stand trial on his ninth drunken-driving arrest, because prosecutors say the man has seven aliases—with seven different birth dates—and two Social Security numbers that he’s used after his arrests in several other states.

09/12/2012

Home plate umpire Derryl Cousins (R) tosses Clevel

Man Goes To Jail For Pushing An Umpire

A California man has been sentenced to roughly five months in jail for pushing an umpire against a fence after being ejected from a softball game.

09/06/2012

New Jersey Man Gets Prison For Posing As Teen On Facebook

A New Jersey man who posed as a teen on Facebook and stalked and sexually assault two 14-year-old girls is going to prison.

08/03/2012

Fugitive Safe Surrender Program To Conduct Its Final Operation In New Jersey

The Fugitive Safe Surrender program will conduct its fourth and final operation in New Jersey in a few weeks. It’ll be based in Atlantic City, but will welcome non-violent offenders from just about anywhere who want to put their violations behind them.

03/31/2012

Lenny Dykstra

Lenny Dykstra Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Grand Theft Auto

Lenny Dykstra is going back to jail on a grand theft auto charge.

03/05/2012

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New Jersey Governor To Expand State Drug Court

Gov. Chris Christie said New Jersey’s 15-year-old drug court program will be expanded as part of a plan to ease inmates’ transitions back to broader society and to get help for addicts who are involved in many crimes.

11/28/2011

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