Category Archives: Endangering the Welfare of a Child

Endangering the welfare of a child in New Jersey

In New Jersey, when an individual is charged with the sexual assault of a child, the charge is often coupled with a second charge of endangering the welfare of a child. An example of these charges arose recently when a … Continue reading

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When sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child are charged together

Armando Contreras-Lopez, a 23-year-old New Jersey man, was recently accused of sexually assaulting a 13 year old girl on multiple occasions. In addition to the charges of sexual assault, he was also accused of endangering the welfare of a child … Continue reading

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Convicted child sex offender denied request for pretrial intervention

A former priest who is currently serving a prison sentence on charges of sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child was denied entry into New Jersey’s pretrial intervention program, which would have eliminated his prison term. The ex-priest … Continue reading

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