30 people have been charged in connection with a major drug ring in Atlantic County. Officials say they have seized over $2.6 million in cash, along with three vehicles and even plots of land. A corrections officer helped one of the leaders of the drug group to operate the network from inside a county jail.
Three people were injured during a head on accident on Stage Road near Atlantic County Saturday night. State Police say two cars collided on Stage Road, near the site of popular campgrounds in Bass River Township. The road was closed for two hours for the investigation and cleanup.
The United States Coast Guard rescued a kayaker who was in distress off the coast of Longport on Thursday. The Coast Guard says the man was rescued near Longport Dog Beach; he was clinging to the side of his vessel. The man was transported to Shore Memorial Hospital for treatment.
Police in Absecon responded to a shooting incident early Tuesday morning. It happened around 3:00am Tuesday at the Marin Drive Apartment Complex. A man was shot in the leg and was transported to a hospital for treatment.
A man was shot to death, allegedly by a police officer, in Buena Vista Township Atlantic County Monday afternoon. A man reportedly stole a police vehicle from Franklin Township Police and led officers on a chase. He was stopped a short time later and shot to death by police.
A businessman from Somers Point is among four individuals charged in connection with an arson that was committed to cover up a crime. The Press of Atlantic City reports that 56 year old Gregory Sykora and three others have been charged with an arson that was intended to cover up a home invasion crime in…
The lights will stay on at the Hamilton Mall in Atlantic County. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the lack of a payment to Atlantic City Electric was a “communication issue”, and the problem has been rectified. The power was to be turned off in early April due to lack of payment.
There is the possibility that the Hamilton Mall in Atlantic City may lose electrical service on April 7th. The Press of Atlantic City reports online today that the mall has not paid its electrical bill, and notices have been placed on the building that require the bill to be paid, or the the building loses…
Two men have been charged with felony murder in connection with the slaying of a 24 year old man in Egg Harbor Township last year. Authorities have charged 26 year old Leonard Ludwigsen Jr. and 28 year old Neco J. Pitts in connection with the slaying of Arturo Berrera III in his home. He was…
Seth Grossman is back in politics. Grossman is going to seek the republican nomination for a New Jersey Senate seat in the 2nd District, which represents Atlantic County. Grossman faces an uphill battle as former Assemblyman Vince Polistina is seeking the GOP nomination.