School Cop Arrested

by Copyright 2005 NBC10.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. | Apr 8, 2005
School Cop Arrested A police officer working in a South Jersey high school is now facing sexual assault charges.

On Thursday, officials arrested Eric Allen, 28, a five-year veteran of the Galloway Township Police Department. He has been charged with sexual assault and official misconduct

Prosecutors said that Allen had sex with a student several times between February and March. She was 17 at the times of the alleged encounters. He has been suspended from the police department.

Officials said that Allen was assigned to the Absegami High School as a resource officer. He had been at the high school for one year.

The alleged victim is a senior at the high school and just turned 18 years old. The Galloway Township Police Department notified the prosecutor's office of the misconduct last week and Allen was arrested Thursday morning.

Bail was set at $20,000 cash. If he is convicted, Allen faces five to 10 years in jail on each charge.

Nancy-Kowalik-Real-Estate-Group-728x90-0121


Author: Copyright 2005 by NBC10.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Archives


In Good Health

2017 Executives of the Year

Superior Sandwiches

Raise a Glass

Impressive New South Jersey BBall HOF class

The Promise of Public Transportation

Empowering the Next Generation

Singles: January 3

River Revitalization

Spreading Cheer

Singles: December 27

Winter Retreat

Are Holiday Parties Back in Favor?

Support System

Singles: December 20


More...