Tag Archives: New Jersey

Cliffside Park teacher arrested on various drug related charges

March 26, 2014: North Jersey reported the arrest of Cliffside Park teacher, Ryan Fogarty on various controlled substances-related crimes, including prescription pills, heroin, hypodermic needles, and other paraphernalia. North Jersey wrote: The press release indicates: "The investigation started on March 21, when a needle was found in Cliffside Park School 6. An investigation by the Cliffside Park Police...
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5 years’ probation for former Wood-Ridge H.S. softball coach who pleaded guilty to sexual activity with a student

January 3, 2014: North Jersey posted about Jillian Clementi received a sentence of 5 years probation for engaging in sexual activity with a student.  Clementi had coached softball at Wood-Ridge High School and taught social studies at Immaculate Heart Academy. North Jersey wrote: The age of consent in New Jersey is 16, but adults are prohibited from...
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Indictment: Parsippany Hills High School teacher had relationship with student

February 25, 2014: North Jersey news reported the Indictment of  Parsippany Hills High School teacher, Jenna Leahey.  The former field hockey coach sent a 16 year old student sexually explicit text messages.  She later sent explicit photos of herself before engaging in sexual contact with the boy.

North Jersey wrote:

In addition to one count of second-degree...

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School Program Works to Battle Prescription Drug Abuse

March 3, 2014: Yahoo published an article about the effectiveness of Botvin Life Skills Training program (LST).  The program was designed to prevent substance abuse by fostering youth development by teaching personal coping skills, general social skills, and skills for resisting pressures to smoke, drink, use drugs, and other risk behaviors. Yahoo wrote:

The study is...

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Recent “teacher arrested” Stories, Video and Galleries

2014, Eyewitness News 7, provides a list of recent teachers arrested and their  stories.  Information from  the ABC network pertains to the tri-state area.  Music teachers, gym teachers, high school, middle school, and the like are all included in the list.  There are links to view the complete article and watch the video of the...
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Former Warren County teacher sentenced in sex assault on student

  Schoolteacher Keri Ann Brekne was sentenced to 30 years for multiple counts of sexual assault on one of her students.  The 14 year old victim told the courts how the teacher showered her with gifts and treats which transformed the "friendship" toward a kissing and touching relationship.  To read more, use the source link below. EASTON,...
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Teachers, bosses charged in N.J. school sex scandal

October 2012, Yahoo news reports about the Triton High School cover up regarding a sexual relationship between a student and a teacher. Five adults have been suspended and charged with the possibility of facing 5 years in prison. The article reads: A student at Triton High School went to Principal Catherine DePaul six months ago with a...
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