Category: Press Releases

11-3-2017 State v. Justin Daughtry

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces the guilty plea and scheduling of sentencing in the above-referenced matter.  For more information, please see press release below:  

10-24-17 State v. Jule Hannah

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces an arrest in the 01/15/17 shooting death of victim – Miguel J. Lopez, Jr.  For more information, please see press release below:  

09-28-2017 State v. Donald Scurry Jr.

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces charges filed in the homicide of Celeste Cannon.  For more information, please see press release below:    

09-21-17 CCPO to host VISTA

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces that it has partnered with the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General and Volunteers in Service to America to host a VISTA (intern) for a period of one year.  For more information, please see press release below:

09-14-17 State v. Tabatha Roman

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces the indictment in the above-referenced matter.  For more information, please see press release below:      

09/01/17 State v. Sheldon Goldsborough and Michael Loftin

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces the Indictment and arrest of Sheldon Goldsborough and Michael Loftin in the murder of Damian Mills and Kevin Peterson on March 8, 2015.  For more information, please see press release and indictment below. PR – Goldsborough-Loftin.docx   201709011440

8/31/17 Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

Prosecutor Webb-McRae announces that the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) Accreditation Assessment Team is coming to the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office. The Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment.  For more information, please see press release attached below: Accreditation Press Release    

8/17/17 – State v. Raheem Jacobs – Indictment

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces charges in the above-referenced matter.  For more information, please see Press Release below: 8-17-17 – State v. Raheem Jacobs – Press Release-Indictment

8/16/2017 CCPO to co-sponsor Fatherhood Forum on September 23, 2017

Did you know that 1 in 3 children in the United States live in a home without their natural father? According to the National Fatherhood Initiative, this places youth at greater risk for Adverse Childhood Experiences as described in the infographic below. The CCPO is collaborating with the Rutgers – Southern Regional Child Care Resource read more »

08/11/17 Police Involved Shooting – Hector Rodriguez

First Assistant Prosecutor Harold B. Shapiro announces the outcome of a police involved shooting investigation and subsequent death involving Hector Rodriguez.  For more information, please see press release below: PR – Hector Rodriguez

07/10/17 Scholarship Opportunities made possible by the CPANJ

Prosecutor Webb-McRae announces that the County Prosecutor’s Association of New Jersey has made 4 scholarship opportunities available.  Please see press release from the County Prosecutor’s Association of New Jersey attached below.   To download the applications for the scholarships, go to http://mercercountyprosecutor.com/scholarships/ .

06/15/17 State v. Richard Janasiak

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces charges in the above-referenced matter.  For more information, please see press release below:

05/15/17 – Press Release – Malcolm Walker

First Assistant Prosecutor Harold B. Shapiro announces the sentencing in the above-referenced matter.  For more information, please see the attached Press Release: PRESS RELEASE – Malcolm Walker

04/25/17 State v. Fernando Ramos

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces an arrest in the 4/10/17 murder of Charles Boozer in the City of Millville.  No additional information will be released today.  For more information, see press release attached below. Anyone wishing to share information anonymously regarding this matter may do so in one of three ways:  1) by downloading the CCPOTIP read more »

3/8/17 – Crime Victim’s Rights Week Conference to be held on 4/6/17

The Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office of Victim Witness Advocacy in collaboration with the Cape May County Office of Victim Witness Advocacy is hosting its 12th Annual Crime Victims’ Rights Week Conference on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at the Wildwood Convention Center. This year’s theme is “Strength, Resilience and Justice.” The conference will be focusing on read more »

2/16/17 State v. Pascual Matias

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces a conviction in the above-referenced matter.  For more information, see press release below:   PR- Pascual Matias

02/10/17 – State v. Jeffrey Proffit

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces the indictment in the above-referenced matter.  For more information, see press release below: PR – Proffit