20, Dec 2014 - Man gets 110 years in boy's death, girl's rape - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri N
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey man was sentenced Thursday to 110 years in prison in the rape of a girl and the stabbing death of her 6-year-old brother who had come to her defense.
18, Dec 2014 - Jersey, IL Dealer gets 3 years for selling Sandy-flooded cars - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) - A used car dealer in New Jersey has been sentenced to three years in prison for selling vehicles damaged in Superstorm Sandy to unsuspecting customers.
18, Dec 2014 - Jersey, IL Readington Township man caught with drugs on way to Illinois music festival sentenced to 9 years in
Prison officials will consider whether a request he be allowed to serve his sentence in a New Jersey prison, according to the newspaper.
18, Dec 2014 - Jersey, IL Man fined in Saddam Hussein family gun plot - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A man who pleaded guilty to trying to sell firearms believed to have been owned by Saddam Hussein's family was fined $5,000 by a federal judge Monday.
16, Dec 2014 - Drunken driver who killed teens: 'I am a monster' - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missour
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. (AP) - A drunken driver who was texting when he struck and killed two teenage cousins in New Jersey called himself a monster when he was sentenced Friday to 18 years in prison.
12, Oct 2014 - Mom charged in son's 1991 murder is due in court - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri New
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - A Florida woman charged in the 1991 death of her 5-year-old son is scheduled to make her first appearance in a New Jersey courtroom.
10, Oct 2014 - Prosecutor defends Ray Rice investigation - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
New Jersey law advises that those who commit violent crimes should "generally be rejected" from the program Ray Rice was allowed into instead of potentially facing jail time for knocking his then-fiancee unconscious.
04, Apr 2014 - Jury back deliberating tot's creek-toss death case - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri N
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) - Jury deliberations have resumed at the trial of a New Jersey man accused of tossing his 2-year-old daughter into a creek in her car seat, weighted down with a tire jack so she would sink.
03, Apr 2014 - Police: Ex-con robs same shoe store 15 years later - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) - Police say a man who just completed a 15-year prison term for robbing a New Jersey shoe store went back there the day after his release and committed the same crime.
03, Apr 2014 - Waukegan, IL NRG Energy gets OK to buy Midwest Generation parent
Four Illinois coal plants -- Powerton (Pekin), Joliet, Waukegan and Will County (Romeoville) -- transfer to NRG in the deal A federal bankruptcy court judge on Tuesday approved the sale of all assets and operating companies of Edison Mission Energy -- parent of Illinois coal plant owner Midwest Generation -- to New Jersey-based NRG Energy Inc. for $2.6 billion.
02, Apr 2014 - No verdict yet in toddler's creek-toss death trial - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri N
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) - Jurors in New Jersey have ended their first day of deliberations without a verdict in the case of a man charged with killing his 2-year-old daughter by tossing her into a creek while she was still strapped in her car seat.
04, Sep 2013 - Jersey, IL NJ woman gets probation in dog-in-trash chute case - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey woman whose dog authorities say was found near death, wrapped in a plastic bag and thrown down her building's garbage chute has avoided going to prison.