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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Teens charged in theft of bag on A.C. beach

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ATLANTIC CITY — Two people were arrested Thursday after allegedly stealing a woman’s bag on the beach.

Court documents give graphic details of Cumberland County dogfighting ring

Court documents give graphic details of Cumberland County dogfighting ring

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Editor's note: This story contains extremely graphic details about the mistreatment of animals.

Two Atlantic City firefighters arrested for buying imitation heroin at work

Two Atlantic City firefighters arrested for buying imitation heroin at work

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Two Atlantic City firefighters were arrested for buying what they believed to be heroin outside a city firehouse, officials have confirmed.

Pleasantville teen arrested in brutal carjacking of 82-year-old

Pleasantville teen arrested in brutal carjacking of 82-year-old

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State police arrested a 15-year-old Pleasantville teen who allegedly beat an 82-year-old woman and stole the car she was sitting in.

Joint Base Andrews shooter report unfounded

Joint Base Andrews shooter report unfounded

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UPDATE: Multiple media outlets are reporting that a report of a gunman at Joint Base Andrews is a false alarm.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Bridgeton police searching for suspect in stabbing

Bridgeton police searching for suspect in stabbing

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Bridgeton Police said Wednesday charges have been filed against a suspect connected to a stabbing that occurred at a party early Sunday morning.

City settles with New Jersey cop suspended 9 years with pay in sex case

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PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey city is dropping disciplinary charges as part of a settlement with a police officer who's been suspended wi…

New Jersey math teacher allegedly sent inappropriate photos to student

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors say a New Jersey high school math teacher has been charged with sending two inappropriate photos of …

Nightclub shooting dispatchers heard shooting, screaming, moaning

Nightclub shooting dispatchers heard shooting, screaming, moaning

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police dispatchers heard repeated gunfire, screaming and moaning from patrons of the Pulse nightclub who called to report…

Two men indicted in death of Nicole Angstadt

Two men indicted in death of Nicole Angstadt

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CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE — Two men were indicted Tuesday in the murder and dismemberment of 15-year-old Lower Township resident Nicole Angstadt in…

100 cats found in waste-filled New Jersey condo

100 cats found in waste-filled New Jersey condo

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WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say they found about 100 cats inside a New Jersey condominium that was covered in feces, urine and garbage.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Convicted Atlantic City killer's appeal is rejected

Convicted Atlantic City killer's appeal is rejected

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An Atlantic City man who has been rejected for two previous appeals too his murder sentence is not entitled to a new hearing, an appellate pan…

100 heroin bags, $3,000 in cash seized in Middle Township raid

100 heroin bags, $3,000 in cash seized in Middle Township raid

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MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — Authorities seized more than 100 bags of heroin and charged two township residents with drug distribution and possession, po…

Tip leads Atlantic City police to suspect in fatal Pleasantville kidnapping

Tip leads Atlantic City police to suspect in fatal Pleasantville kidnapping

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The last of four men charged in a fatal kidnapping in Pleasantville has been arrested after a car chase by Atlantic City police that ended in Absecon.

Monday, June 27, 2016
Egg Harbor City, Galloway welcome Safe Community expansion

Egg Harbor City, Galloway welcome Safe Community expansion

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Atlantic County's Coalition for a Safe Community now encompasses even more of the county. And two communities are glad.

Two Atlantic City teens shot within three hours in separate shootings

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Two Atlantic City teens were wounded in separate shootings in the city within hours of each other overnight.

Discipline against detective who gave false testimony in murder case remains confidential

Discipline against detective who gave false testimony in murder case remains confidential

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The disciplinary action taken against a detective accused of providing inaccurate information to the grand jury in a murder case will remain c…

White House invites Middle's Leusner to national forum on policing

White House invites Middle's Leusner to national forum on policing

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MIDDLE TOWNSHIP – Police Chief Christopher Leusner will attend a briefing on 21st century policing next month at the White House.

Man accused in Atlantic City killing appears in court Monday

Man accused in Atlantic City killing appears in court Monday

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An Atlantic City man who declared his innocence during his first court appearance will have to wait to have his attorney make it official.

Atlantic City busts net hundreds of bags of heroin

Atlantic City busts net hundreds of bags of heroin

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ATLANTIC CITY — Police have announced arrests that led to the seizure of hundreds of bags of narcotics and drug paraphernalia.

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SEEN: Sands Casino Hotel 9th annual employee reunion

SEEN: Sands Casino Hotel 9th annual employee reunion

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Were you SEEN at the 9th annual Sands Casino Hotel employee reunion at Villa Rifici in Absecon on Wednesday night?

Adam Taliaferro Foundation All-Star Football Classic

Adam Taliaferro Foundation All-Star Football Classic

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Photos from the Adam Taliaferro Foundation All-Star Football Classic at Rowan University on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

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