Wildwood Police announced over two dozen arrests were made during the annual Roar to the Shore weekend. This year’s motorcycle event drew the interest of city police along with other participating law enforcement agencies. The arrests involved everything from simple assault to drug possession to drunk driving.
Stone Harbor will be the next community to join County joint dispatch. Borough Council met last week and approved the move to the joint dispatch system and bought all of the new equipment that will be needed for the move. Stone Harbor currently has its dispatching done by Avalon.
Those with interests in the marijuana field will be in Atlantic City this weekend for a large cannabis convention. The convention will have displays on the medical and recreational marijuana industries which will soon be big business in the Garden State. It will be held at the Atlantic City Convention Center.
A Tractor Supply store is coming to Buena. The Daily Journal reports that construction on the new store will begin in spring, 2020 and the store will open later in the year. The store will be located just off Route 40.
A Pleasantville police officer was injured Monday after during a motor vehicle accident. Officer John Marciante was injured when his patrol car collided with another vehicle while Marciante was responding to a call. Both drivers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Senator Cory Booker has introduced new federal legislation that will require federal background checks for gun owners every five years. Booker has made this law part of his presidential campaign platform. Booker equates this legislation to the need to have a driver’s license.