7 INDICTED FOR ILLEGAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG RING

A local doctor and six others were indicted for illegal prescription drug distribution. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office announced that Doctor Alan Faustino and six others are facing charges related to law enforcement recovering numerous fraudulent prescription scripts and approximately 1000 oxycodone pills that were either purchased or fraudulently prescribed. Faustino was indicted on 10…

NEW SOFTWARE COULD PREVENT CRIME BEFORE IT HAPPENS IN ATLANTIC CITY

A new software program is being implemented in Atlantic City that could help police prevent crimes. The Atlantic City Police Department, Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, and Rutgers University are implementing a software system to assist police with predicting high-crime and high-risk locations, so that police can intervene efficiently to mitigate and prevent incidents of crime…