District of New Jersey

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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

Former Newark City Hall Employee Pleads Guilty to Producing Fraudulent Birth Certificates
November 21, 2014
A former Newark City Hall employee today admitted producing fraudulent New Jersey birth certificates.
Cooke, Cory Information


Former South Plainfield, N.J., Police Captain Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Sexually Exploiting a Minor
November 21, 2014
A former South Plainfield police captain was sentenced today to 20 years in prison for exploiting a minor girl by enticing her to live-stream sexually explicit acts via the Internet in exchange for payment.


New York Man Sentenced to 41 Months in Prison Role in Multimillion-Dollar International Cybercrime scheme
November 21, 2014
A member of an alleged international cybercrime, identity theft and credit card fraud conspiracy was sentenced today to 41 months in prison for his role in a scheme to use information hacked from customer accounts at more than a dozen banks, brokerage firms, payroll processing companies and government agencies to attempt to steal $15 million from customers.


Manhattan Man Charged with Traveling to New Jersey for Illegal Sexual activity with 13-Year-Old Girl
November 20, 2014
A Manhattan man was arrested today for traveling to New Jersey for the purpose of sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl.
Smith, Michael Tway Complaint


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