TWO CREST COPS HONORED FOR TWO MAJOR EVENTS, SAME SHIFT

Two police officers from Wildwood Crest were recently honored at a Commission meeting for major actions they took in two separate incidents, on the same shift.  Sergeant Matthew Christopher Webb and Corporal William Gianakopoulos were honored for saving people and a pet from a house fire on July 6th.  Later that shift they also located …

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CREST POLICE BUST MAN SLEEPING IN A CAR FULL OF SUSPECTED DRUGS

Wildwood Crest Police arrested a 27 year old man from Philadelphia after he was found sleeping in a car that contained marijuana, cocaine, ecstasy, and meth.  Police say Benjamin A. Johnson was charged with various drug possession and distribution offenses.  His vehicle was found stopped at a traffic light at Pacific Avenue Cardinal Road in …

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CREST POLICE TAKE HEROIC ACTIONS DURING HOUSE FIRE

A fire tore through a home during the early morning hours Monday in Wildwood Crest.  Police say a home located at 223 West Buttercup Road caught fire, and police made entry into the building to help evacuate several occupants.  Two occupants remained in the home upstairs, but police were able to escort them out of …

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WILDWOOD CREST CANCELS ALL JULY CONCERTS DUE TO PANDEMIC

Summer concerts in Wildwood Crest have been suspended through the end of July.  Crest officials announced Wednesday that all shows in the Summer Music Series, along with the Christmas in July Festival, have been cancelled for this year.  The Crest sites a gubernatorial executive order that limits the amount of people who can attend an …

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CAPE MAY COUNTY LIFEGUARD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN WILDWOOD CREST ARE CANCELLED

The annual Cape May County Lifeguard Championships scheduled to be held in Wildwood Crest next month are cancelled.  Crest officials announced the cancellation over the weekend, citing a state executive order that limits the number of people who can be part of an outside gathering.  The Crest has also cancelled its junior lifeguard program for …

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