Michael Ward

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NJ State Review: NYPD Didn’t Break Law In Surveillance Of Muslims

New Jersey officials say a three-month review has found that New York City police did not violate any New Jersey laws when they conducted surveillance of Muslim businesses, mosques and student groups.

05/24/2012

FILE - Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Holder: Reports Of NYPD Surveillance In NJ ‘Disturbing’

The attorney general made the remarks at a Senate hearing when asked by Sen. Frank Lautenberg how a law enforcement agency could spy on another state’s residents without notifying authorities.

03/08/2012

Muslims pray in Paterson (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images); Members of the NYPD (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

FBI Launches Unprecedented Attack On NYPD Over Muslim Surveillance Tactics

The head of the Newark FBI said Wednesday the NYPD’s monitoring of Muslims in New Jersey has had a chilling effect on the feds’ ability to gather counter terrorism intelligence.

03/07/2012

A diagram showing flow of information and cash between a pair of men charged in connection with an alleged scheme to trade inside information is seen (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Lawyer, Stock Broker Charged In $32 Million Insider Trading Scheme

Garrett Bauer and Matthew Kluger face multiple counts of insider trading and obstruction in addition to single counts of conspiracy and money laundering.

04/06/2011

The Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (AP Photo/Mike Derer)

Spotlight On Newark As NCAA Tournament Heads To ‘The Rock’

Thousands of people will be descending on New Jersey’s largest city and the Prudential Center for the NCAA East Regional Finals.

03/21/2011

Jequele Mckenzie, Reginald Anderson, Wayne Lewis (Handout)

Newark Officials Want Max Penalty For Carjackers

Enough is enough, Newark officials said. Acting Essex County Prosecutor Bob Laurino said the armed carjacking thugs that have plagued Newark over the past few months stole cars for the thrill.

01/10/2011