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2015 Press Releases

12/29/15 Two men were charged and arrested this week for the shooting death in Atlantic City of a Mays Landing man on Monday of last week

12/26/15 A Trenton man died Thursday evening, the victim of a shooting that occurred in a rural section of Hamilton Township

12/22/15 A Margate City Firefighter has been convicted in municipal court of shoplifting

12/22/15 A Mays Landing man died last night in Atlantic City, after being found injured in a hotel

12/15/15 A Camden man was indicted for murder for the stabbing death of a Hamilton Township man in August of 2014

12/15/15 An Atlantic City school principal was indicted today for theft and official misconduct

12/11/15 A Hammonton Police Sergeant was indicted this week for aggravated assault and other charges, in connection with the assault of a woman in her Folsom, Buena Vista Township home in August of this year

12/10/15 An Atlantic County Grand Jury reviewed the evidence today of the July 2015 police-involved shooting death in Atlantic City, and declined to bring criminal indictments against the police officers involved

12/9/15 An Atlantic City man pled guilty this week to 1st degree aggravated sexual assault in connection with the luring and sexual assault of a 7-year-old girl last year

12/8/15 Atlantic County, New Jersey, Tax Preparer Convicted Of Tax Fraud

12/3/15 A former Galloway Township Police Officer was sentenced this morning to 220 days in the Atlantic County Justice Facility for aggravated assault in connection to the assault of the woman with whom he had a domestic relationship

12/3/15 A four-month narcotics distribution investigation by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Gangs, Guns and Narcotics Unit, culminated in November 2015 with the arrests of two men from Paterson, NJ

12/2/15 The driver of the car involved in a 2013 motor vehicle accident in Hammonton that resulted in his passenger’s death was arrested yesterday, charged on a juvenile complaint with vehicular homicide

12/2/15 A woman was found dead last night inside her home in Atlantic City

11/30/15 A Pleasantville man was found yesterday afternoon in Pleasantville, the victim of a shooting

11/19/15 Two men were indicted for the murder in January of an Atlantic City man

11/10/15 LEADER AND SUPPLIER FOR ATLANTIC CITY ‘DIRTY BLOCK’ GANG ADMITS ROLE IN HEROIN TRAFFICKING CONSPIRACY AND BEING FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM

11/10/15 An Atlantic City man died last night in an Atlantic City Police Department holding cell

11/10/15 A Galloway Township man was arrested this morning for the shooting death last night of a Mays Landing man

11/2/15 A woman was found dead early yesterday morning in an Atlantic City boardwalk condominium complex

10/28/15 A former Galloway Township Police Officer pled guilty to aggravated assault in connection to the assault in March of the woman with whom he had a domestic relationship

10/25/15 An Atlantic City man was found in Pleasantville, the victim of a shooting

10/23/15 A Hamilton Township man was sentenced to 18 years in prison in connection with the 2014 killing of the woman with whom he lived

10/22/15 The Prosecutor’s Office and Pleasantville Police Department are investigating the shooting of a man yesterday evening

10/15/15 A local medical doctor and six additional Atlantic County residents were indicted today for illegal prescription-drug distribution

10/13/15 A partnership among the Atlantic City Police Department, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, and Rutgers University is implementing a sophisticated software system to assist police with predicting high-crime and high-risk locations, so that police can intervene efficiently to mitigate and prevent incidents of crime in Atlantic City

10/8/15 A juvenile male from Sicklerville was arrested this morning for the shooting death three months ago of a Pleasantville juvenile

10/7/15 The Prosecutor's Office and Egg Harbor City Police Department are investigating the shooting of an Egg Harbor City man early this morning

9/30/15 An Egg Harbor Township medical doctor was indicted today for a sexual assault and multiple counts of criminal sexual contact involving 18 victims in 2013 and 2014

9/30/15 A Philadelphia woman pled guilty yesterday in connection to the one-vehicle crash last year on the Atlantic City Expressway that killed two people and injured four others

9/29/15 An Atlantic County Grand Jury reviewed the evidence today of the September 2014 police-involved shooting death of an Atlantic City man

9/22/15 The investigation continues into the hit-and-run death in Pleasantville of an Ocean City man

9/14/15 A Hamilton Township man pled guilty in connection with the 2014 killing of the woman with whom he lived

9/11/15 A Mullica Township man was arrested for reckless manslaughter and lodged in jail yesterday, in connection with the shooting death of his wife at their home in 2014

8/31/15 An Atlantic City man pled guilty to human trafficking, and additional charges, for using threats of serious bodily harm to control seven (7) different women that he used for sex trafficking in Atlantic City and Egg Harbor Township during 2012 and 2013

8/28/15 A narcotics investigation resulted in the arrest of eight (8) Atlantic County residents and the seizure of heroin, currency, vehicles, prescription pills and Fentanyl

8/28/15 A narcotics investigation resulted in the arrest of an Egg Harbor Township man and the seizure of heroin, Fentanyl and two (2) assault rifles

8/21/15 A Manalapan man was arrested yesterday for reckless manslaughter in connection with the November 2014 death of a 27-year-old Howell, NJ, man

8/20/15 An Atlantic City man pled guilty to aggravated manslaughter for the fatal shooting of a man found dead inside his Atlantic City home in 2011

8/10/15 A Pleasantville man was found in an open field Friday afternoon, dead of gunshot wounds

8/10/15 An Egg Harbor City man was indicted for manslaughter last week In connection with the death last February of an Absecon man

8/5/15 A Vineland man was indicted on vehicular homicide and three (3) counts of assault by auto, in connection with the death last year of a 14-year-old female, and the injuries received by three other occupants of the vehicle

8/5/15 A Minnesota man was indicted for attempting to lure a 14-year-old female to a hotel room with the purpose of committing a crime against her, and for engaging in criminal sexual contact

7/22/15 An Atlantic County jury returned a guilty verdict against a Pleasantville man, in connection with the attempted murder of an Atlantic City woman in 2013

7/21/15 A Vineland man was charged with vehicular homicide in connection with the death last year of a 14-year-old female

7/13/15 An Egg Harbor Township man was found dead in Atlantic City

7/13/15 ACPD SERGEANT CHARGED WITH STRUCTURING AND MAKING FALSE STATEMENTS TO THE FBI

7/13/15 UPDATE: An Atlantic City man was found dead this morning in an alleyway

7/12/15 An Atlantic City man was found dead this morning in an alleyway

7/12/15 UPDATE: A Pleasantville man died early this morning, the victim of a shooting

7/10/15 A Pleasantville man died early this morning, the victim of a shooting

7/7/15 A 9-1-1 response by Atlantic City Police this morning resulted in the fatal shooting of an Atlantic City man by police, and the subsequent discovery of the body of a man, found inside an Atlantic City business, the apparent victim of a fatal stabbing

7/3/15 UPDATE: Law enforcement is investigating the discovery of a woman found dead in her Mullica Township home

7/3/15 Law enforcement is investigating the discovery of a woman found dead in her Mullica Township home

7/2/15 OWNERS OF POPULAR OCEAN CITY, NEW JERSEY, PIZZA RESTAURANTS ADMIT TAX EVASION, STRUCTURING CRIMES AND MAKING FALSE STATEMENTS

7/1/15 An Egg Harbor City man was indicted for murder and arson in connection with the 2014 killing in Egg Harbor City of the mother and child with whom he cohabited

7/1/15 A Pleasantville man was indicted for murder and the desecration of human remains, in connection with the death of a woman whose remains were found by a hunter in a wooded area of Egg Harbor Township in January of 2014

7/1/15 PENNSYLVANIA MAN CHARGED WITH ROBBING THE SAME ATLANTIC CITY,NEW JERSEY, BANK HE ROBBED IN 2010

7/1/15 An Atlantic City man died last night, the victim of a shooting

6/26/15 An Atlantic City Police officer was sentenced to incarceration in New Jersey State prison for exploiting his position as a police officer in order to sexually assault a child

6/23/15 An Atlantic County Grand Jury reviewed the evidence today of the March 2014 police-involved shooting death in Atlantic City of a Williamstown man, and declined to bring criminal indictments against the police officers involved

6/22/15 An Atlantic County Sheriff’s Officer has been charged with official misconduct in connection with his position as President of the local Atlantic County Police Benevolent Association #243

6/10/15 An Atlantic City school principal was charged today with theft and official misconduct

6/10/15 A New York man was indicted for the 2014 sexual assault of a woman in an Atlantic City Casino/Hotel

6/9/15 Two men were charged in connection with the shooting death 5 months ago of Atlantic City resident Kenneth Moore in his home

6/8/15 Two Galloway Township men were sentenced to prison last month for the armed robbery last year of two teenagers

5/29/15 THREE MEMBERS OF ‘DIRTY BLOCK’ ATLANTIC CITY, NEW JERSEY, GANG ADMIT ROLES IN DRUG DISTRIBUTION AND MONEY LAUNDERING CONSPIRACIES

5/29/15 An Atlantic City man was sentenced to prison in connection with the 2012 shooting death of a 19-year-old Mays Landing man

5/28/15 DISTRIBUTOR AND ENFORCER FOR ATLANTIC CITY ‘DIRTY BLOCK’ GANG SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR HEROIN TRAFFICKING CONSPIRACY AND FIREARMS OFFENSE

5/27/15 The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office has dismissed criminal charges against one of two men charged in connection with a 2014 sexual assault in Atlantic City

5/27/15 Law enforcement is investigating the circumstances that led to an infant being transported from an Atlantic City casino hotel to a hospital Monday evening in critical condition

5/21/15 Statement from Atlantic County Prosecutor James P. McClain regarding the installation of a monitor placed in the Egg Harbor City Police Department

5/8/15 A Camden man was charged yesterday for the stabbing death of a Hamilton Township man

5/8/15 MEMBER OF ‘DIRTY BLOCK’ ATLANTIC CITY, NEW JERSEY, GANG SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON ON DRUG CONSPIRACY AND WEAPONS CHARGES

5/7/15 An Hamilton Township man, Sean M. Daly, 44 was indicted on May 6, 2015 for the attempted murder of his mother

5/7/15 An Hamilton Township man, Joseph Morrison, was indicted on May 6, 2015 for the murder of his live-in girlfriend

5/7/15 An Atlantic City man, Omar Curry, was indicted for murder on May 6, 2015 for killing a Woodbine man

5/5/15 FORMER STOCKTON COLLEGE POLICE OFFICER SENTENCED TO 31 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTING OXYCODONE

5/5/15 A former 12-year veteran of the Atlantic City Police Department has been convicted for official misconduct

5/5/15 A narcotics investigation resulted in the arrest of a Mullica Township man and the seizure of heroin and marijuana

5/1/15 MEMBER OF ‘DIRTY BLOCK’ ATLANTIC CITY, NEW JERSEY, GANG SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR DRUG CONSPIRACY AND WEAPONS CHARGES

4/30/15 A Mays Landing man was sentenced to prison in connection with a 2011 fatal three-car collision that left a 9-year-old Hammonton boy dead, and a father and son seriously injured

4/27/15 An Egg Harbor Township man was sentenced to prison in connection with the 2013 killing of a Pleasantville man found shot dead inside of a motel room

4/27/15 UPDATE: Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain authorized the charge of murder today against James Sopuch, Jr., 29, of 96 Trotter’s Lane, for the killing of his father, James Sopuch, two days ago

4/27/15 Two Atlantic County men were indicted last Thursday for conspiracy and the theft by deception of over $75,000 in cash and property, in connection with a series of fraudulent transactions committed by the men through their boat sales business

4/26/15 A 60-year-old Galloway Township man was found dead in his home late last night, and his son has been charged with aggravated assault

4/23/15 A Ventnor man has been sentenced to state prison for the 2006 fatal shooting of Atlantic City resident Jerrod Moss

4/22/15 A Ventnor woman was sentenced for the murder of her husband, after a six-year missing person investigation led to the 2013 discovery of the victim’s remains in the woman’s closet

4/20/15 Atlantic City, New Jersey Bookkeeper Admits Lying to Federal Investigators

4/17/15 A Hammonton man employed as Hammonton High School’s marching band director was sentenced to 5 years in prison for the sexual assault of a 16 year-old student

4/10/15 An Atlantic County Grand Jury indicted eight defendants for drug related charges stemming from a 5-month joint investigation by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, the U. S. Attorney’s Office in Camden, and local, State, and Federal law enforcement agencies

4/2/15 An Egg Harbor Township man was sentenced to 46 years in prison for the sexual assaults and attempted sexual assaults of five women in Atlantic City throughout the summer of 2012

4/1/15 An Atlantic City man was indicted for murder for killing his mother in her Atlantic City home last October

3/26/15 An Atlantic County jury returned a guilty verdict against a Somerdale man, in connection with robberies committed at two Atlantic City businesses in 2014

3/26/15 An Atlantic City man died last night, the apparent victim of a shooting

3/25/15 An Atlantic City man was convicted on all counts in connection with the 2002 sexual assault and robbery of a woman who had exited a jitney near her home after completing her work shift

3/18/15 A Mays Landing man was convicted on all 7 criminal counts in connection with a 2011 fatal three-car collision that left a 9-year-old Hammonton boy dead, and a father and son seriously injured

3/17/15 A Ventnor woman was convicted today of her husband’s murder after a six-year missing person investigation led to the 2013 discovery of the victim’s remains in the woman’s closet

3/17/15 A 52-year-old Pleasantville man was arrested in possession of child pornography

3/10/15 A Margate firefighter was charged with official misconduct and theft

3/9/15 As a result of a joint investigation by the Egg Harbor Township Police Department and the Atlantic County Prosecutors Office, a search warrant was executed at a residence on South Main Street, in the West Creek Section of Stafford Township in Ocean County

3/9/15 A Brooklyn, NY, man was indicted for a bank robbery in Egg Harbor Township last December

3/6/15 A 19-year-old Atlantic City man was sentenced to 22 years in prison for the fatal shooting of a Pleasantville man in 2012

3/5/15 A Mays Landing man was indicted for attempted murder in connection with the armed robbery and shooting of a man in Atlantic City last August

3/2/15 An Atlantic City woman was indicted for the attempted murder of her child last October

3/2/15 PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS OWNER SENTENCED TO 271 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR HIRING HITMAN, RELATED CRIMES

3/1/15 Two men died as a result of a shooting at an Absecon Boulevard motel/hotel

2/26/15 DEALER FOR ATLANTIC CITY “DIRTY BLOCK” GANG ADMITS PARTICIPATING IN HEROIN TRAFFICKING CONSPIRACY

2/24/15 Five Atlantic County residents—two of whom are currently serving State Prison sentences for the 2010 murder of an Egg Harbor City mother of two—have been charged for their parts in bribing a witness to commit perjury in that murder trial last year

2/24/15 Egg Harbor Township man was indicted for attempted murder and 9 additional criminal counts, in connection with a home invasion robbery committed against a 92-year-old man EHT man in 2013

2/24/15 Egg Harbor City man was charged with manslaughter for striking a 30-year-old Absecon man in a parking lot in Pleasantville on February 15th

2/20/15 An Atlantic City man received a 15-year prison sentence for possession of heroin and unlawful possession of a handgun in 2013

2/20/15 A Folsom man was sentenced for the 2013 stabbing death of the 30-year-old woman with whom he lived

2/20/15 A Galloway Township man was arrested, charged with aggravated manslaughter in connection with an early-morning February 6th crash that killed a 29-year-old man walking on Tilton Road

2/5/15 A Toms River man was sentenced this morning for endangering the welfare of children, in connection with the 2013 fatal shooting of a 6-year-old boy by the defendant’s 4-year-old son

2/4/15 US Attorney- MEMBERS OF ATLANTIC CITY ‘DIRTY BLOCK’ GANG SENTENCED FOR PARTICIPATING IN HEROIN TRAFFICKING CONSPIRACY

2/3/15 An Egg Harbor Township man pled guilty in connection with the 2013 killing of a Pleasantville man found shot dead inside of a motel room

2/2/15 UPDATE- HEROIN OVERDOSE ALERT

2/2/15 The death of the 61-year-old Atlantic City man found dead Saturday in his home has been ruled a homicide

2/2/15 As a result of a cooperative investigation by detectives from the New Jersey State Police Major Crime Unit, Troop "A" Criminal Investigations Office, Fugitive Unit, and Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, Hykeem Martin, 27, of Buena Vista Township, was arrested and charged for the murder of Vincent Williams of Vineland, N.J.

1/31/15 The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office is alerting the public to a particularly dangerous batch of heroin that may be responsible for as many as five (5) heroin overdoses in Atlantic County

1/31/15 A 61-year-old Atlantic City man was found dead in his home

1/29/15 A New Hampshire woman was convicted of vehicular homicide in connection with a 2012 single-vehicle crash in Pleasantville that claimed the life of her husband

1/23/15 An Atlantic City Police officer pled guilty to official misconduct for exploiting his position as a police officer in order to sexually assault a child

1/22/15 A Ventnor man was convicted of murder in Atlantic County Superior Court for the fatal shooting eight (8) years ago of an Atlantic City man

1/20/15 A Linwood man was indicted today in connection with the assault on an Atlantic City police officer in 2013

1/16/15 A Franklin Township woman was sentenced to prison in connection with a 2011 motor vehicle collision that claimed the life of an 81-year-old woman

1/10/15 UPDATE: A man was found dead outside a Northfield home

1/9/15 A man was found dead outside a Northfield home

1/9/15 An Atlantic City man was convicted Wednesday of possession of heroin and unlawful possession of a handgun

1/8/15 A Brigantine police officer was indicted this afternoon for the sexual assault of a 16-year-old female victim

1/4/15 A Folsom man pled guilty Friday in connection with the 2013 stabbing death of the 30-year-old woman with whom he lived