NJ Public Officials Indicted On Employee Misuse Charges

Law360, New York (September 21, 2012, 5:36 PM EDT) -- Two supervisors with North Bergen Township, N.J.'s public works department were indicted Friday on charges that they assigned municipal employees to work on election campaigns or personal chores for themselves or their boss, who copped to an official misconduct charge last week.

The eight-count indictment against Troy Bunero and Francis “Frank” Longo follows the Sept. 11 guilty plea of North Bergen Public Works Superintendent James Wiley, who directed subordinates to handle tasks on weekends such as cleaning his house and helping with the construction of an...
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