A 24 year old Lower Township man has been conceited on charges that he conspired to possess a controlled dangerous substance. Cape May County Prosecutor Jeff Sutherland announced that Adam McCarraher will be sentenced for the crime on April 6th. McCarraher participated in a plan to bring illegal drugs into the Cape May County Correctional…
School districts in South Jersey were dealing with various social media threats before the weekend break. Students made threats at two different school districts, including one 15 year old student who said he planned to “shoot up” West Deptford. The teen was charged with creating a false public alarm.
The Wall Street Journal reports that an additional 200 Toys R Us stores are closing. The Journal does not list the locations of the stores, but says these stores will close in addition to 182 closures that were previously announced. No Toys R Us stores are located in Cape May County.
A 16 year old boy from Neptune has been charged in connection with the slaying of a 10 year old boy in Asbury Park this week. Police say the boy was not the intended target of the shooting; instead, a man inside the house was the target. Police say the teenage boy was not the…
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has joined an effort to strengthen gun control measures in our country. Murphy has joined leaders in Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island with creating the States for Gun Safety Coalition. All four states are governed by democrats.
If you need a job, Home Depot is looking for you. The retail chain announced that it will be hiring over 1,600 employees for its stores in the Garden State and over 80,000 new employees throughout the country. The hires are being made for the spring growing season.
New Jersey has created a brand new office to help battle the opioid crisis in the Garden State. The New Jersey Attorney General announced Thursday that the new Office of the Coordinator for Addiction Response and Enforcement Strategy, or NJCARES, has been established. The office also has a 24-hour help hotline for the public.
A ten year old boy was shot to death, his mother was wounded in a shooting that occurred in Asbury Park late Wednesday night. Police remain on the scene of the shooting that took place on Ridge Avenue. No details yet about a potential suspect or arrest.
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal will be making a major announcement Thursday regarding the State’s plan to battle the opioid crisis. Grewal will outline the plan during a keynote speech at Seton Hall Law School Thursday morning. The initiative is expected to include a new leadership strategy and various community outreach programs.
Some schools in the Garden State are dealing with reported threats of violence on social media. Schools in Monmouth and Ocean counties are dealing with new threats this week. There have been over a dozen school districts who have handled similar threats; none have been carried out.