by Jon Blackwell

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Rogues’ gallery

Notorious New Jersey tells the story of a hundred infamous cases of N.J. murder, mayhem and corruption. That’s a lot for America’s fourth smallest state — but if I had more room and time, the roster could have gone on and on and on.

Here are various links to the brief stories of sinners in various categories of wrongdoing. (They’re ranked chronologically, not by some hard-to-quantify measure of evil.)

Killers

Sleaze

Mobsters