Local News

May 17, 2017

MAJOR MILESTONE FOR LOWER TOWNSHIP POLICE LIEUTENANT

A major milestone has been reached in the career of Lower Township Police Lt. William Priole.  Priole graduated from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police Command and Leadership Academy.  Three other members of the department have also completed this program. ##
May 17, 2017

VINELAND POLICE SEARCHING FOR MISSING TEENAGE BOY

Vineland Police are searching for a 14 year old boy who has been missing since Monday.  Terrance Williams frequents areas in Vineland, Bridgeton and Atlantic City.  He was last seen at his home on South East Street. ##
May 17, 2017

WILDWOOD MAN CHARGED WITH MULTIPLE CAR THEFTS IN GLOUCESTER

A 26 year old Wildwood man has been charged in connection with several car thefts in Gloucester County.  Justin R. Lahn was busted by police departments in Franklin and Newfield for the thefts, which allegedly occurred in March and April. ##
May 17, 2017

OCEAN CITY CANS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF HOUSING AUTHORITY

Ocean City has fired 54 year old Alesia Watson as the executive director of the city’s housing authority.  Watson was fired after she pleaded guilty to charges that embezzled funds while on the job.  Watson used public funds to buy nearly 70 MasterCard gift cards for her family. ##