A suspended Monmouth County Corrections officer faces criminal fees after shoplifting in West Extensive Department, authorities mentioned.
Suzanne Simone, 53, of Ocean Township, a 22-year-veteran of the Monmouth County Correctional Institution in Freehold, has been charged with shoplifting, in accordance to Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.
Simone is accused of skipping scanner payments at a community house improvement keep, Gramiccioni mentioned.
In 1 occasion, Simone was sporting her jail uniform while committing the theft, the prosecutor claimed.
She scanned various smaller merchandise, but skipped scanning more substantial products, or pretended to scan them ahead of leaving the store devoid of paying for them, Gramiccioni said.
Of the stolen goods, the approximated price is $661, he stated.
Some of the stolen items were afterwards recovered from her residence.
Simone has been suspended from her occupation at the Monmouth County Jail.
“No a person is over the law,” Gramiccioni mentioned. “It is crucial to our legal justice procedure that officers manage the public’s believe in. This officer broke the law that she was sworn to uphold, all around a measly $600,”
Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden explained, “Any member of legislation enforcement who violates their oath does a disservice to the general public and their fellow officers, and will be held absolutely accountable.”
If everyone has any added details, call Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Greg Hilton at 1-800-533-7443.
Anybody who feels the will need to keep on being nameless, but has information and facts about a criminal offense can submit a suggestion to Monmouth County Crime Stoppers by contacting their confidential telephone suggestion-line at 1-800-671-4400 or by going to the website at www.monmouthcountycrimestoppers.com
Assistant Prosecutor Melanie Falco is dealing with the scenario.