Daily archive

January 14, 2016

Posted on Law & Public Safety

Police Shooting of Trenton Teen Sparks Transparency Lawsuit

The stakes could not be higher for the future of police transparency in New Jersey. The August 7 shooting of city resident Radazz Hearns has led to a “messy cover-up” by police and investigators, according to columnist Shaun King. That night, it was a task force of officers from the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office and… Keep Reading

Posted on Government & Politics

Cannon Named Freeholder Chair as Dems Continue to Dominate Mercer

Ann Cannon of East Windsor was selected by her colleagues as the next Chairperson of the seven-member Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders. More than 200 people were in attendance for the annual reorganization meeting where Cannon was nominated Chair, after being sworn in to a sixth term. The Freeholders also passed ten resolutions including appointing… Keep Reading