LOWER TOWNSHIP ANNOUNCES NEXT COP/STOP

Lower Township’s “Cop/Stop” this month will take place at the Lower Township Recreation Center located at 2600 Bayshore Road Villas, Saturday June 8, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm in conjunction with community day. Officers will be available to answer any questions or comments citizens may have concerning the operations of the police department. Literature…

THURSDAY NIGHT SHOOTING IN ATLANTIC CITY

 Atlantic City Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday night and injured one man. Officers responded to the 400 block of North South Carolina Avenue around 7:15 p.m. after hearing multiple gunshots. The officers found a 21 year-old Mays Landing man with a gunshot wound to the leg. Witnesses say he was standing in a large group…

SENATE APPROVES PACKAGE OF GUN BILLS

The Senate approved major portions of a comprehensive package of gun safety bills on Thursday. The measures will overhaul the state’s firearms permitting process by creating a modern, electronic system for universal background checks that will include mental health records and cover private transactions and ammunition sales, among other actions to prevent gun violence. The…