Margate Police handled 276 calls for service March 26-April 2, including:

A 60-year-old man from Margate was arrested March 31 and charged with simple assault and with a warrant.

A 13-year-old was arrested April 1 and charged with aggravated assault, terrorsitic threats, possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for unlawful purpose.

A 52-year-old man from Philadelphia was arrested April 1 and charged with simple assault.

Crime Stoppers

If you have information about a crime, contact Crime Stoppers anytime at 609-652-1234, 800-658-8477 (Atlantic County only), at, or by texting 'TIPCOP' plus your tip to 274637. You can remain anonymous.

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