Local News

August 29, 2017

WILDWOOD POLICE DOG, HANDLER BOTH COMPLETE SPECIAL TRAINING

Wildwood’s new police dog “Vera” and her handler, Patrolman Christopher Katz, have both completed their training at the Atlantic County K9 Academy.  Wildwood Police announced on social media that both Vera and Katz were trained on K9 patrol practices and for narcotics detection.  Katz was also awarded the academy’s Instructor Appreciation Award. ##
August 29, 2017

CAPE MAY POLICE ISSUE PHOTO OF ALLEGED SHOPLIFTING SUSPECT

Cape May City Police have released a photo of a man who is wanted in connection with a suspected shoplifting complaint.  The photo was released on social media and does not identify the location where the shoplifting occurred.  Anyone with information who may know the identity of the individual is asked to contact Detective Toland [...]
August 29, 2017

CHRISTIE SENDS SPECIAL RESPONSE TEAM TO HURRICANE HARVEY DEVESTATION

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has sent a special task force to Texas to help with the recovery following Hurricane Harvey.  Christie announced today that New Jersey Task Force 1 has been sent to Texas with search and rescue, logistics, and other issues. ##
August 29, 2017

DAIRY QUEEN ON NORTH WILDWOOD BOARDWALK DAMAGED BY FIRE

A Dairy Queen ice cream store on the North Wildwood boardwalk suffered some damage during a minor fire on Monday.  Fire officials say the fire likely started under the boardwalk and touched a corner of the store.  There were no injuries. ## Photo:  Watch the Tram Car Please social media page