“I’m in the best position to help the township understand the shift in demographics that’s inevitable in Jackson.”
Prosecutors want the 43-year-old man, who has been jailed since his arrest, to be sentenced to six months in jail.
Jackson Township passed ordinances that restrict religious schools and bar religious boarding schools, the Justice Department alleges.
Richard Tobin allegedly tried to find volunteers for graffiti attacks in two states as part of a nationwide campaign he called Operation Kristallna.
Anthony Lodespoto allegedly threatened to attack Orthodox Jews in Lakewood with a baseball bat.
Police did not say if the incident near Lakewood, home of a large haredi Orthodox population, is being investigated as a hate crime.
Rise Up Ocean County tried to mobilize locals against the expansion of the Orthodox population of Lakewood.
He’s a zeyde, a thrower of carnivals and an exotic fish hobbyist. He’s also a Republican donor crusading against anti-Semitism in his local party.
Lakewood Police Chief Greg Meyer said he hoped the hire would help reach out to local Jews concerned about an increase in hate crimes.
Nicholas Bogan, 17, had been working for a short time at the pizzeria, when he asked to take off the first night of Rosh Hashanah.