Vineland has to pay $425,000 to a veteran cop who filed a retaliation lawsuit. Richard Burke claimed that a detective attempted to hinder an investigation eight years ago by warning people that the police were closing in on them. Burke reported the actions to supervisors, but no action was taken.
A 67 year old Vineland man will spend at least the next quarter century in prison after being convicted on charges that he sexually assaulted two young children. Jonathan Gadola was convicted of two counts of first degree aggravated sexual assault and other offenses stemming back to the crimes back in September, 2016.
Comcast customers throughout South Jersey suffered some service interruptions Wednesday morning. The utility confirmed that thousands of customers in southern New Jersey, including Cumberland County, were without service during the morning hours. Most of those subscribers have had service restored.
Lower Township Police announced that the court offices will be closed Thursday, through Labor Day Monday. Police announced that the court location will be moved back to its original location, at the Public Safety Building, located at the Cape May Airport. The court offices will be open in the new location on Tuesday.
The United States Army Corps of Engineers will be meeting in Ventnor and other communities to discuss the future risks from back bay flooding events. The NJDEP announced that meetings will be held along the coast to assess the risks and figure out potential long term solutions. No meetings are scheduled in Cape May County.
Former Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks has been charged with insider trading. Multiple reports say that Kendricks has admitted to the federal crime. Kendricks is now a member of the Cleveland Browns’ organization. Kendricks is alleged to to have profited to the tune of $1.2 million during this trading.
Middle Township Police report that a 52 year old woman was killed Tuesday evening in Whitesboro after she drove a go kart type vehicle off a roadway into a wooded area. Police say Angela Rojas lost her life Tuesday evening during the accident in the area of Raleigh Avenue and George Street. Anyone who may…
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal will host a conference call with municipal prosecutors on Wednesday to provide guidance on how to prosecute marijuana offenses. This is seen as the next step as democrats in Trenton push for a measure to legalize pot in the Garden State.
A 24 year old Philadelphia woman has been formally indicted on charges that she fired a gun into the air during a dispute with another family in late May. Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland announced that Mikea C. Rivers was indicted Tuesday on various weapons and assault charges; she could face between 10-20 years…
A 36 year old East Vineland man has been fired from his job with Atlantic County after he attempted to get paid twice for his work. Ronald Grattini tried to get a paper check for services for which he already was paid via direct deposit. Grattini was employed as a Right to Know specialist.