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About the U.S. Attorney

Paul J. Fishman, USAPaul J. Fishman, USA

Paul J. Fishman was nominated by President Barack Obama as the United States Attorney for the District of New Jersey in June 2009; he was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 7, 2009 and sworn in on October 14, 2009.

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about the District

The District of New Jersey is one of the country’s most populous districts, including all of the state’s 21 counties.  Together, the three district offices in Newark, Trenton, and Camden enforce the criminal and civil statutes of the United States for the entire state of New Jersey.


970 Broad Street, 7th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973-645-2700
TTY: 973-645-6227
Fax: 973-645-2702
Camden Fed Bldg & U.S. Courthouse
401 Market Street, 4th Floor
Camden, NJ 08101
Phone: 856-757-5026
Fax: 856-968-4917
402 East State Street, Room 430
Trenton, NJ 08608
Phone: 609-989-2190
Fax: 609-989-2275

Recent News

Member of N.J. Army National Guard Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse
October 1, 2014
A Hunterdon County, New Jersey, man was arrested at his home by U.S. Marshals this morning on a charge that he allegedly sexually abused a woman at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.
Karazoupis, Ioannis Indictment


Corrections Officer Admits Accepting Cash Bribes In Exchange For Smuggling Marijuana And Cell Phones Into Federal Pretrial Detention Facility
October 1, 2014
An Essex County corrections officer today admitted his involvement in a scheme to smuggle marijuana, cell phones and tobacco into the Essex County Jail, a federal pretrial detention facility, in exchange for cash bribe payments.
Solomon, Stephon Information


Man Who Fled Newark Bank Robbery In A Taxi Pleads Guilty

September 30, 2014
An Essex County man who left the scene of the crime by hailing a cab admitted today to robbing the New York Community Bank in Newark.
Chestnut, Willie Jr. Information


Philadelphia Business Owner Found Guilty Of Hiring Hitman, Related Crimes
September 30, 2014
A federal jury in Camden convicted a Philadelphia business owner today for arranging a murder for hire that led to a shooting in Atlantic City, New Jersey.


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