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Ship Bottom Police Department Participating in National "Click It or Ticket" Program May 21-June 3

May 19, 2018

SHIP BOTTOM - The Ship Bottom Police Department will be participating in the nationwide “Click It or Ticket” campaign.

This is a high visibility traffic enforcement program used to enforce NJS 39:3-76.2f (Failure to Wear Seatbelt).

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that over 50% of all vehicle occupants killed between 2010 and 2014 were ...

Little Egg Harbor Man Charged with Murder

LITTLE EGG HARBOR – A 25-year-old Little Egg Harbor man has been charged in the stabbing murder of another township man.

Kendrick Coley is charged with murder, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for unlawful purpose, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office and Little Egg Harbor Police Department.

Police were dispatched to 21 Maplewood Drive at ...

Homeland Security Hometown Seminar Taking Place June 7 at Stafford Township Fire House

STAFFORD, NJ - The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and the US Department of Homeland Security in partnership with Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office and local law enforcement will host a highly valuable session to help local businesses and their employees contribute to the safety and security of the community.

With ...

Sunday Afternoon's Burlington County Wildfire Could Affect Southern Ocean County

STAFFORD - Stafford and Long Beach Island residents have reported seeing significant smoke in the western sky this evening.

Smoke from a Pinelands wildfire is drifting towards Southern Ocean County, according to a report from the Ocean County Sheriff Office and the New Jersey Forest Fire Service. The fire broke out early Sunday afternoon in a remote area near Oswego Lake in Burlington ...

Stafford Police Offering Summer Youth Police Academy

STAFFORD- Are your children interested in a different type of summer camp?  Does your child show an interest in law enforcement?  If so, this may be the summer experience for your child.

The Stafford Police Department is offering an innovative option for area youth entering grades six and seven this fall.

The Academy will run from June 25-29, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m and will be ...

Man Pleads Guilty in January 2015 Murder of Kevin DeOliveira, Former Stafford Resident and Southern Regional Athlete

RUTLAND, VERMONT — Richard Monroe pleaded guilty on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court in Rutland, Vermont for the murder of Stafford resident Kevin DeOliviera. 

In a news release issued by the U.S. Attorney's Office, Burlington Police Chief Brandon del Pozo said,

"We will investigate this city’s homicides until ...

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