Edison Middle School Teacher Arrested by The Internet Crimes Against Children Unit

August 30, 2023

EDISON, NJ (OCEAN)–Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Robert Hubner of the Woodbridge Police Department announced today, that Julius Coaccioli, 55, an Edison Township Middle School Teacher, has been arrested and charged with third-degree Possession of Child Pornography (under 1000 images).

After receiving a cyber tip from the New Jersey State Police, an investigation was commenced by Detective Ken McGarry of the Internet Crimes Against Children Unit and Detective Stephanie Redline of the Special Victim’s Unit of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office. As a result of that investigation Coaccioli was charged.

Coaccioli was arrested today, August 30, 2023, without incident at his home in Woodbridge Township.

The investigation is active and continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective McGarry of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at 732-745-3140.

As is the case with all criminal defendants, the charges against Julius Coaccioli are merely accusations and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty.