LOWER POLICE ARREST JEWELRY THIEF

On Monday, September 27th, at approximately 9 p.m. the Lower Township Police Department received a report of a forced entry and burglary from a homeowner in the 400 block of Village Road in the township’s Villas Section. The homeowner reported forced entry through a window and reported that approximately $6,000 worth of various pieces of…

TAX REFORM BILLS MOVE THROUGH ASSEMBLY PANEL

A group of tax reform bills to attack unfunded state mandates that drive up property taxes were released Monday by an Assembly panel. The bills would: – Allow more groups to file complaints against unfunded state mandates (A-3204). – Give municipalities discretion in implementing Municipal Court security plans (A-3268) . – Allow public record custodians to require…