Atlantic City Police arrested three Atlantic County residents while recovering a gun during a narcotics investigation. Police say the investigation included the search of a motel room on Pacific Avenue. A loaded handgun, heroin, and drug packaging materials were all recovered.
Spirit Airlines continues to cancel flights throughout the country. On Saturday, Spirit flights between Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando were cancelled. So-called “operational issues” have prevented the airline from keeping its flight schedule in many airports. Other flights out of ACY Saturday are operating.
A major triathlon to be held in Atlantic City Saturday will result in some road closures and detours. Over 1,300 athletes will participate in the event. Saturday morning there will be three exits closed on the Atlantic City Expressway: Exits 5, 4 and 2 between the hours of 5-11am.
Former Atlantic City Police Sergeant Joseph Falcone lost his life in a motorcycle accident Thursday. Authorities say Falcone was killed on Zion Road when an individual who was driving a pickup truck crossed into the path of Falcone’s motorcycle. Egg Harbor Township Police say Falcone was killed at the scene, he was 54 years old.
Atlantic City will be hosting a gun buy back program a week from Saturday. City police announced on their social media site that the program will be held on August 7th and approved by the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General. Up to $250 per weapon will be offered. Graphic courtesy of Atlantic City…
Atlantic City Police have charged a 38 year old man from Bellmawr in connection with the stabbing of a 60 year old man earlier this week. Police allege that Darren M. Petti allegedly stabbed the victim during the early morning hours on Monday. The man was able to go to a local hospital for treatment…
In a very controversial vote, Atlantic City officials Wednesday night voted 7-2 to shut down its needle exchange program. City officials took nearly three hours of testimony on the proposal. Oasis is a center run by the South Jersey Aids Alliance and had provided services including clean syringes.
Atlantic City Police are asking for the public’s help with identifying individuals who were present at the time of a physical assault against City Councilman Hossain Morshed. Morshed was assaulted on July 15th in a city parking lot, and was hospitalized. A dark colored four door sedan was seen leaving the scene with the two…
Atlantic City Police are continuing their investigation into the assault of City Councilman Hossain Morshed. Morshed was assaulted on July 15th at Flroida and Atlantic avenues. He was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police are asking for the public’s help with solving this crime.
June was a record setting month for Atlantic City’s casinos. New win figures of $345 million show the casinos with the highest gross gambling record in Atlantic City history. Sports betting figures push the overall win figure to nearly $400 million. The previous June record was set in 2019.