Convicts Charged

AVENEL—Several dozen convicted criminals—including nine at East Jersey State Prison, located in the Avenel section of Woodbridge Township near the border with Rahway—are facing new charges for bad behavior behind bars.

Clark Police Blotter: Sept. 14-18

Sept. 14 at 9:49 a.m. – At the Point Pleasant Boro Police Department, Officer Brian Renda arrested Brick resident Gary Perrine, 55, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.

Court Ends Federal Monitoring Of State Police

TRENTON – Monday, U.S. District Court Judge Mary L. Cooper dissolved the federal consent decree that guided the operation of the New Jersey State Police for the last 10 years following the adoption of significant reforms in the management and training of State Police.