Police in Galloway Township are searching for the individual who tried to burn down the police headquarters building on Tuesday night. Police say a man approached the lobby of the police building and attempted to light a glass bottle on fire that was filled with an accelerant. The suspect is in his mid to late…
One person was killed during a house fire in Galloway on Wednesday. Authorities confirmed that one person was killed in the fire that tore through the Mattix Run apartment complex. The identity of the victim has not been released, nor has the cause of the fatal fire.
Rowan University’s sports complex is about to get a whole lot bigger. University officials will be leasing approximately 300 acres to developers who plan to build an arena and dozens of sports fields. The move was approved by the university’s Board of Trustees on Wednesday.
Bridgeton Police have arrested a 47 year old man and charged him with stealing a large number of gutters from an abandoned house. Police found Joseph Mills pushing a shopping cart full of gutters that he allegedly swiped from a home on South Avenue Wednesday night.
Vineland Police have identified this week’s fatal shooting victim as 24 year old Amir El-Basirbey. The victim was fatally shot Wednesday when intruders broke into his home and killed him. No suspects are in custody; police are looking for the public’s help with information that can solve the crime.
A very large turnout at Avalon Community Hall on Wednesday for Cape May County’s cybersecurity workshop. Dozens of municipal officials and business owners attended the event hosted by the Cape May County Office of Emergency Management. The difficulty of cyber crimes and potential ways to avoid them were discussed by the expert panel.
Cape May County’s Fare Free Transportation service has received recognition as the Outstanding Transportation System of the Year by the New Jersey Council on Special Transportation. Freeholder Marie Hayes made the announcement, saying she is proud of the accomplishments of the Fare Free Transportation management and staff.
Six people have been charged with various narcotics offenses by Middle Township Police following three separate drug busts. Police are telling us two of the busts occurred at the Wildwood Park Motel while the third bust took place on East Main Street in Edgewood. Various narcotics were seized as a result of the investigations.
Vineland Police say a 24 year old man was shot to death inside his home on Foster Avenue Wednesday morning. The Daily Journal reports that the man was pronounced dead at the scene, and he was a victim of a home invasion crime involving several armed men.
Woodbine is in receipt of a $400,000 grant from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs to assist with the purchase of a new fire pumper truck. Borough officials say the new 1,000 gallon pumper truck will be used by the Woodbine Volunteer Fire Department.