NJ Police Announce New Body Camera Pilot Programs

June 28, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

According to a Police Executive Research Forum survey, a quarter of police departments nationwide are using body-worn cameras. Recently, select Monmouth and Bergen County precincts have announced that they will initiate pilot programs equipping police officers with body camera technology in New Jersey. Officers in the pilot program will wear the weatherproof cameras to record […]

NJ Bill Set to Rehabilitate Juvenile Justice System

June 16, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Although crimes committed by juveniles and adults can be similar in nature, there are key differences in the way the justice system handles juvenile offenses. A recent bill passed by the NJ Senate proposes a new set of rules for youth solitary confinement which would revamp the juvenile justice system and make it more difficult […]

NJ Supreme Court Rules: Landlord Tipoffs Cannot Replace a Warrant

June 4, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

According to a recent New Jersey Supreme Court ruling, police must obtain a warrant to search a private home, even when a landlord, plumber, electrician or other houseguest spots drugs, firearms, or other potentially illegal activity inside. In the unanimous ruling, the Court reiterated that the constitutional right to privacy is strongest when it comes […]