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Child Luring

(credit: Toms River Police)

Toms River Police Search For Child Luring Suspect

A young boy was playing in his fenced-in front yard on Terrance Avenue near Marian Street when the SUV pulled up, according to police. “Come on, I got candy,” the driver allegedly said to the boy.

06/23/2014

Sketch of Northvale luring suspect (credit: Northvale PD)

Spate Of Luring Attempts In N.J. Continues; Most Recent Incident In Northvale

On Wednesday afternoon, a strange man allegedly offered a ride to four children on Tappan Road, near the Rockland County border. Fortunately, they did not go with him.

10/25/2012

N.J. Halloween Curfew

N.J. Towns To Impose Halloween Curfew In Wake Of Luring Attempts

Another child luring has been reported in northern New Jersey – this time in Bergenfield – and police in neighboring towns have announced desperate measures to protect children this Halloween.

CBS New York–10/23/2012

(credit: Westwood Police)

Westwood, N.J. Police Investigating Attempted Luring Of 13-Year-Old Girl

Investigators said the man in the sketch, described as a middle-aged white man, approached a 13-year-old girl as she walked to school on Lafayette Avenue alongside Voorhis Park.

10/18/2012

(credit: Bergen County Prosecutor)

Police: New Jersey Man Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Lure Young Girls

Officials say Shahan Achian, 26, of Upper Saddle River tried to get the girls into his car at least six different times by offering them cash for sex.

12/07/2011

P.S. 53 In Bay Terrace, Staten Island

Police Increase Patrols After Man Allegedly Approaches Children On Staten Island

According to police, the suspect approached a 10-year-old girl last Friday at 8 a.m., and then a 9-year-old boy this Tuesday at 6 p.m. while they walked in Bay Terrace.

10/13/2011

Toms River Man Gets 12 Years In Child Luring Case

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) – A Toms River man convicted of trying to lure three young children into a specially rigged, candy-filled van has been sentenced to a dozen years in prison.     Brian Warner, […]

09/03/2010