VAN DREW'S COASTAL EVAUCATION BILL PASSES

Legislation Senator Jeff Van Drew sponsored to improve state emergency evacuation plans in preparation for a catastrophic event or natural disaster, such as a hurricane or tropical storm, was approved unanimously today by the Senate Law and Public Safety Committee. Developed from the recommendations of a legislative task force, the bill (S-264) addresses a number…

VAN DREW’S COASTAL EVAUCATION BILL PASSES

Legislation Senator Jeff Van Drew sponsored to improve state emergency evacuation plans in preparation for a catastrophic event or natural disaster, such as a hurricane or tropical storm, was approved unanimously today by the Senate Law and Public Safety Committee. Developed from the recommendations of a legislative task force, the bill (S-264) addresses a number…

STATE CRACKS DOWN ON BLOODS STREET GANG

Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Mercer County Prosecutor Joseph L. Bocchini Jr. today announced that 14 Trenton residents have been charged with first-degree racketeering as alleged members of the Gangster Killer Bloods set of the Bloods street gang. The indictment charges the alleged area leader of the gang, Bernard Green, with three murders, including…

LARGE BAR FIGHT RESULTS IN NINE ARRESTS

Wildwood Police say a big fight took place at the Ship-n-Shore Bar and nine people were arrested as a result. Those arrested had charges that included disorderly conduct, rioting, and resisting arrest: George Checkum, of Philadelphia, Michael Fox, Brian Fox, of Cherry Hill, Nancy Fox, Michael Lyons, of Philadelphia, Jose Donas, of Philadelphia, Kevin Fox,…