Florham Park, NJ – Home health aide arrested for stealing identity, money from patient FREE TO GO under NJ Bail Reform

Elizabeth Perez, 43, of Randolph, was charged with theft, impersonation, and related charges after police discovered Perez had stole money from a patient after obtaining a credit card using the patient’s information.

Perez was released and FREE TO GO under NJ Bail Reform after the Arnold Foundation’s “Pretrial Risk Assessment” tool determined that he was not a danger to the community or a flight risk and therefore should not be subject to any accountable release – just a “promise” to appear.


More “validated pretrial risk assessment” Failures.

New Jersey Bail Reform, Risk Assessments, and Pretrial Release Services…

  • ZERO Accountability
  • ZERO Deterrent
  • ZERO Supervision
  • ZERO concern for victims
  • ZERO Bail…just a “pinky promise” to return
  • Bail Reform – Dangerous, Reckless, and a Taxpayer Burden

Home health care aide accused of stealing patient’s identity

(reported by NJ.com – Aug 15 2017)

A home health care aide is facing charges after police say she stole money from a patient after obtaining credit card using the patient’s information.

Elizabeth Perez, 43, of Randolph, was charged Aug. 4 with fraudulent use of a credit card, false statement in procuring a credit card, credit card theft, impersonation and theft of moveable property, borough police said in a news release.

Police received a report of fraud and identity theft on March 10 after the patient’s daughter discovered multiple unauthorized transactions while reviewing her father’s bank records and financial statements.

Following a lengthy investigation, Detective Michael Neilan determined Perez, the patient’s home health aide, was responsible the transactions and had illegally gotten a credit card using information belonging to the victim.

After her arrest, Perez was released pending a future appearance in Morris County Superior Court.


You’ve been LIED to New Jersey…NJ Bail Reform is RECKLESS, DANGEROUS, and YOU are PAYING for it.

Defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


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