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Our office was created by the Law Enforcement Professional Standards Act of 2009. The Legislature entrusted our office with the unique privilege of ensuring that law enforcement continues its practice of developing and revising policies and procedures in response to ever evolving legal principles.
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State Grand Jury Declines to Criminally Charge Officers Involved in Encounter in Paterson, N.J., on October 2, 2021
For Immediate Release: December 5, 2022 Office of the Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney GeneralOffice of Public Integrity and Accountability- Thomas J. Eicher, Executive Director For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Dan ProchiloOAGpress@njoag.gov...
State Grand Jury Declines to Criminally Charge Officer Involved in Fatal Police Encounter in Asbury Park on July 23, 2019
For Immediate Release: September 28, 2021 Office of the Attorney General- Andrew J. Bruck, Acting Attorney General Office of Public Integrity and Accountability- Thomas J. Eicher, Executive DirectorFor Further Information: Media Inquiries-Peter...
Married State Police Detectives Agree to Forfeit Their Jobs to Resolve Charges They Falsified Reports About Their Roles in Altercation in North Wildwood Bar
For Immediate Release: August 16, 2021 Office of The Attorney General- Andrew J. Bruck, Acting Attorney GeneralOffice of Public Integrity and Accountability- Thomas J. Eicher, Executive Director For Further Information: Media Inquiries-Peter...