Press Release - Sentencing of Joseph J. Krenicky
Release Date: September 16, 2019
September 13, 2019
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Joseph J. Krenicky, who appeared before the Honorable Thomas J. Critchley, Jr., J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on September 13, 2019.
Krenicky, age 48, of Glenwood, was sentenced to three (3) years New Jersey State Prison with Parole Supervision for Life. He must also register for Megan’s Law, submit a DNA sample and pay $1,280.00 in fines and fees.
He pled guilty on May 21, 2019, to Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a crime of the second degree and Invasion of Privacy, a crime of the third degree.
The defendant had been hired as an electrician to perform work in the victims’ home. During the course of the defendant’s work, he secreted a spy-camera disguised as a portable power bank in the bathroom of the residence without the victims’ permission or knowledge. The spy camera captured and recorded videos of the victims in various stages of undress, including one victim who was under the age of 18.
Krenicky was represented by Jason Seidman, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.