Bayonne police sergeant charged with computer crime

A Bayonne Police Sergeant was arrested on a computer crime charge On Tuesday, May 24. The charges stem from unauthorized use of a law enforcement database. Richard Killmer, 33, is charged with one count of Computer Theft, a crime of the third degree. He was arrested without incident at the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in Jersey City and released on a summons pending his first court appearance on Thursday, June 9.

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An investigation by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Public Integrity Unit and the Bayonne Police Department Internal Affairs Unit determined Killmer utilized a law enforcement database on Saturday, April 9, 2022. According to authorities, Killmer used the database while off duty, to obtain information for personal use. The above charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

Takeaways from DeGise’s 2022 State of the County Message

Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise formally addressed the Board of Commissioners for the 19th time on May 24 on the 2022 State of the County during a caucus meeting. But this year he did so a little more informally.

After a two-year hiatus from addressing the board due to COVID-19, DeGise spoke before the commissioners via Zoom link from his office, employing notes rather than a set text. Sporting his favorite NY Mets necktie, and striking a conversational tone, DeGise thanked the board for their cooperation during the pandemic response and touted a range of projects and issues that his administration had make significant progress on since his last address, in March of 2019.

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Home goods sale set for June

St. Vincent de Paul Church is holding its Special Home Goods Sale on June 11 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and June 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The sale will take place at Robinson Hall at the Church at 979 Avenue C. Sponsored by St. Vincent’s Fundraising Committee, some of the items at the event will include: outdoor lighting, outdoor pillows, chairs, artwork and more. For more information, contact Thomas D’Alessio at 973-493-4734, Cathy Cortese Laszkow at 551-697-3012, or St. Vincent de Paul Rectory at 201-436-2222.

Madeline Fiadini LoRe Foundation receives UNICO National grant

The Madeline Fiadini LoRe Foundation was recently awarded a $25,000 grant from UNICO National. Executive Director of MFL, Carol Trojan said, “We at the foundation are very excited and extremely grateful to Unico National.”

(SEE BRIEF) From left to right: Sal Benvenuti, Ex. Director UNICO National, Carol Trojan, Ex. Director, Madeline Fiadini LoRe Foundation for Cancer Prevention, Madeline LoRe,  Chairperson & President, MFL Foundation and Dr. Frank DeFrank, past national president of UNICO and current chairperson of UNICO’s Cancer Research and Prevention Committee.
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