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Police & Fire

September 29, 2022

MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is the recipient of federal grant for body armor. The MLPD was awarded $7,055.88 by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), under the U.S. Department of Justice.  The BJA was created in 1984 to reduce violent crime, create safer ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mark your calendars for the Mount Laurel Fire Department's (MLFD) Annual Fire Prevention Night.  The event will take place next month on Wednesday, October 12 from 6PM to 8:30PM in the parking lot of Hartford School, located at 397 Hartford Road.  Fire Prevention Night will ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mark your calendar for a fun night out this week to support the Mount Laurel Police Department's (MLPD)'s K-9 Unit! The MLPD's K-9 Unit and Rita's Mount Laurel are teaming up for "Canines & Cones" on Thursday, September 29 from 5PM to 9PM at Rita's, located at 3131 Route ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mark your calendar for a fun night out to support the Mount Laurel Police Department's (MLPD)'s K-9 Unit! The MLPD's K-9 Unit and Rita's Mount Laurel are teaming up for "Canines & Cones" on Thursday, September 29 from 5PM to 9PM at Rita's, located at 3131 Route 38, Suite ...

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CHERRY HILL, NJ — The Cherry Hill Police Department (CHPD) is seeking the public's help with its investigation into a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred on Route 70 late Monday night. Cherry Hill Police responded to the area of Route 70 and East Gate Drive at approximately 9:44PM on ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in the stealing of electronics at a Township store. The incident occurred on Friday, September 9 at about 5:23PM at the Best Buy store located at 1420 Nixon ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mount Laurel Professional Fire Fighters IAFF Local 4408 will be selling special t-shirts throughout the month of October to help benefit a local organization that supports South Jersey women fighting breast cancer.  Local 4408 will be selling Breast Cancer Awareness shirts ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ — The Burlington County Sheriff's Department is warning residents about a rise in new telephone scams that threaten individuals with arrest.  The latest fraud involves references on failure to attend jury duty and money owed to the IRS. A scammer will call an individual and tell ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in the theft of a wallet and credit cards at a local eatery last month.  The incident occurred on Thursday, August 18 at around 1:40PM at Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza, ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — The New Jersey State Police (NJSP) Communications Bureau will be holding an upcoming open walk-in testing day for the position of Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainee for an assignment at the NJSP's Mercer, Middlesex and Passaic County locations.  The test will take place on ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) will continue cracking down on drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs as part of the annual end of summer “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide Labor Day campaign.  The statewide effort, which may other local law enforcement ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — With the start of the 2022-2023 school year fast approaching, the Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is reminding drivers about the laws regarding school buses.  Drivers are reminded that even if they do not see school students, driving by a stopped school bus and ignoring ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Burlington County Sheriff's Department will be hosting an upcoming Senior Citizen Police Academy in Mount Laurel this Fall.  Classes will be held at the Mount Laurel Community Center, located at 100 Mount Laurel Road, on seven consecutive Thursdays from 1PM to 3PM on the ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — The Burlington County Sheriff's Department will be hosting two upcoming free-of-charge Police Academies for the County's youth, Sheriff Anthony Basantis and Undersheriff James Kostoplis announced.  The Academies are broken down by age group — one will be held for children ages ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — UPDATE: The man has been identified, according to a post on the Mount Laurel Police Department's Facebook page on Tuesday afternoon.  The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is asking for the public's help in identifying an unknown man who was seen at Wawa in Mount Laurel ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — Are you a new driver, or maybe have a teenager who just received his or her license? Are you interested in an auto insurance rate discount or maybe a point reduction on your driving record? The Burlington County Sheriff's Department has the program for you! The Sheriff's ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a suspect involved in the theft of a cell phone from a Mount Laurel store.  On Wednesday, August 17 at around 5:10PM, the suspect (pictured) took a cellphone that a customer had ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) will be cracking down on drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs as part of the annual end of summer “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide Labor Day campaign, the Department announced on Tuesday.  Beginning August 19 and continuing ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — New Jersey State Troopers assigned to Troop "C" Hamilton Station are being credited with rescuing three puppies after responding to a complaint. The puppies had wandered off into the woods and fallen down an irrigation ditch about 10 feet underground.  In a social media post ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ — A 21-year veteran employee with the Robbinsville Township Police Department, Eric Coran, was charged on Friday with allegedly stealing and selling property and equipment valued at more than $250,000 owned by the police department for personal gain.  Mercer County Prosecutor ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Car theft has spiked in New Jersey this year, increasing roughly 25 percent year over 2021 numbers, according to State Police data. The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is reminding residents to not become easy targets by locking their vehicles and removing ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Fire Department (MLFD) is reminding residents that the deadline to apply to become a Career Firefighter in the Township is approaching at the end of the month.  The application deadline is Wednesday, August 31, 2022.  A career as a firefighter in the MLFD ...

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LUMBERTON, NJ — Mark your calendars for a fun day of golf that will support Mount Laurel police and fire. The Shared Services of Mount Laurel (Mount Laurel FOP Lodge #191 and Mount Laurel Professional Firefighters Local #4408) will be hosting its annual Golf Tournament on Friday, September 9 at ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is asking for the public's help in identifying a shoplifting suspect. The incident occurred on Wednesday, August 3 at about 12:30PM at the Shoprite located at 892 Union Mill Road.  A male suspect (pictured) entered Shoprite and ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) and Mount Laurel Township will be hosting the annual "National Night Out" event tomorrow night.  The event will be held on Tuesday, August 2 from 5:30PM to 8PM at the Mount Laurel Municipal Complex, located at 100 Mount Laurel ...

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WEST TRENTON, NJ — The New Jersey State Police Communications Bureau on Friday welcomed 15 new Public Safety Telecommunicators (PSTs) to its ranks during a graduation ceremony held at Division Headquarters in West Trenton.  The new members were part of the 63rd New Jersey State Police Public ...

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WEST TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey leaders are encouraging all eligible men and women to apply to be a State Trooper with the New Jersey State Police. It's part of a recruiting campaign from Gov. Phil Murphy, members of Murphy's cabinet and members of the Legislature. The application process will ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mark your calendars! The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) and Mount Laurel Township will be hosting "National Night Out" next week. The event will be held on Tuesday, August 2 from 5:30PM to 8PM at the Mount Laurel Municipal Complex, located at 100 Mount Laurel ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — The Mount Laurel Police Department (MLPD) is asking for the public's help in identifying a shoplifting suspect who attempted to take over $260 worth of items from Shoprite. The shoplifting incident occurred on Thursday, July 14 at about 10:30AM. MLPD Officers responded to ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ — All New Jersey law enforcement officers will now be required to hold valid, active licenses in order to be an active duty officer under a new law signed by Governor Phil Murphy on Thursday.  New Jersey will become the 47th state to establish a police licensing program. "This ...

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