Surveillance by Atlantic City Tactical Unit resulted in three arrests and seizure of a large quantity of drugs and more than $2,500 in drug money, police said.
The officers were on the beach block of Texas Avenue at about 2:10 p.m. when the arrests were made.
Police seized 68 bags of heroin, 11 grams of crack, more than 3 grams of marijuana and seven pills known as Molly, according to the report. They also took $2,679 in cash believed to be from drug sales.
Arrested for possession were Eudean Dobson, 31; Timothy Wilson, 54; and Peter Falcone, 41, all of Atlantic City.
Dobson was also charged with possession with intent to distribute and possession within 500 feet of a public park — the Boardwalk.
Falcone — who also goes by Joseph Riboe — was also wanted on a contempt of court warrant. Wilson was released on a summons.
The unit is a directed patrol that focuses on the high crime areas in the city.
The officers involved in the arrest were David Shapiro, Jeff Rivera, James Karins, T.J. Moynihan and Darrin Lorady.