LINDEN — After a joint investigation by detectives from Linden, Springfield, and Mountainside, Linden police have charged Michael Ayler, 45, who has addresses in Elizabeth and Neptune, on counts of attempted burglary, criminal mischief, and possession of burglary tools.
NEWARK – AHS Hospital Corp., Atlantic Health System Inc. and Overlook Hospital (AHS) have agreed with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey and the Department of Justice to pay the United States $8,999,999 to settle allegations that the companies violated the False Claims Act.
TRENTON – The former Superintendent for Special Services at the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission (PVSC) pleaded guilty for his role in a conspiracy to have subordinate employees complete repairs or improvements at his private residence while the subordinates were on duty for the PVSC, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats John S. Wisniewski, Pamela R. Lampitt and Albert Coutinho that would strengthen the education and practice requirements for New Jersey’s Graduated Driver’s License (GDL) program was approved 52-26 Thursday by the Assembly.
TRENTON – Legislation to halt the proliferation of “virtual” charter schools pending a taskforce examination was approved 46-31-1 Thursday by the General Assembly.