Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Secretary Has Death Threats Against Her for Reporting Child Pornography

A secretary for a fire district in Franklin Township is claiming that she is being harassed and receiving death threats after reporting that the fire commissioner had been allegedly watching child pornography in the office, according to a lawsuit filed in NJ’s Supreme Court.   

According to an article, Deborah Nelson, the secretary in question, says that she was retaliated against for making alleged allegations against the former fire Commissioner Robert R. Scheer Jr., that he was viewing child pornography at work.

The lawsuit states that at one point, Douglas Walp. who at the time was serving as a member of the Millstone Valley Fire Department, threatened to burn down the office where Nelson was a secretary.

This is reportedly the second lawsuit that Nelson has brought against Scheer. The first was filed in 2009 and was settled via an agreement that was finalized in August 2011.

The latest lawsuit alleges that beginning in 2003, Nelson repeatedly complained to other commissioners that Scheer was viewing and printing out pornography in the office but no action was taken to prohibit Scheer from doing so.

Then in late 2007, Nelson reportedly found what was child pornography on the shared printer in the office and then reported it again to the other commissioners, according to the complaint. According to the lawsuit, commissioners later reported to Nelson that sheer had masturbated on a conference room table in the office and posted pictures of his semen.

Scheer resigned in 2008 but continued to associate with district officials as a Millstone Valley member. In the same year, Scheer apparently portrayed Santa Claus for young children, according to the complaint.

Before and after the settlements were reached Nelson claims she was harassed by certain commissioners and fire company members who were friendly with Scheer. Then in 2012, according to the complaint,  Nelson reported to Franklin police that Walp had allegedly made death threats against her.

According to a report, after reviewing the charges with the Somerset Prosecutor’s Office, no charges were filed against Walp.

What’s your reaction to the story? Leave your comments for Jim below.

Best of the Web


Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!