The superintendent of the New Jersey State Police may be headed to the federal government. The Washington Post reports that Colonel Rick Fuentes is in the running to serve President Trump as the head of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration. Fuentes is being actively considered for the job.
Two people were killed Tuesday afternoon during an accident on the Garden State Parkway in Toms River. State Police say the driver and passenger of the vehicle were both killed when the car they were driving in overturned on a median. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.
The Cape May County Freeholders are looking to make improvements to Sunset Boulevard which runs through Lower Township, West Cape May, and Cape May Point. The Board has authorized a study that will examine all of the interests of the Boulevard that involve motor vehicles, pedestrians, and bicyclists. A majority of the project’s length is…
Avalon Police saved a man who entered the ocean early Sunday morning with the intent to injure himself. Police responded to the 16th Street beach; Patrolman Mark Glassford entered the ocean to speak with the man in chest-deep water. Glassford was able to talk the man out of harm. The individual was taken to a…
A 51 year old New Jersey man was struck and killed by a vehicle Sunday evening in Egg Harbor Township. Police announced that David M. Bryne of Brick was killed when he was struck by a vehicle driven by 29 year old Isreal Torres of Ventnor. The investigation continues; no summonses have been issued.
A man who was working on a road sign on the Atlantic City Expressway was injured Tuesday morning when the sign fell on top of him. WPVI-TV reports that the accident occurred in Hamilton Township, in the westbound lanes. The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A brand new gubernatorial poll shows democrat Phil Murphy with a 19 point lead over republican Kim Guadagno. The new Suffolk University/USA Today poll released Tuesday shows Guadagno with only 25 percent support among likely voters in November; a recent Fox News poll had the race a bit closer.
Authorities in Hamilton Township are still investigating a shooting that left one man dead and three others injured at a condo complex in Mays Landing. Atlantic County prosecutors announced that the deceased is 31 year old Taufeeq Mitchell who was shot multiple times inside a car Sunday evening.
The United States Coast Guard has recovered a body about a mile off the beaches of Barnegat Light. The body was recovered shortly before 9am on Tuesday. The cause of death, gender, and identity of the individual has not been released; an autopsy will be performed.
The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission is warning residents about purchasing used vehicles that may have been potentially damaged by hurricanes Irma and Harvey. The Commission says that many vehicles often come up for sale in states a far distance away from where the storms actually hit.