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ATLANTIC CITY- While serving our community earlier this month, in the midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic, police officers from Brigantine Police Department assisted a stranded seal to safety from the street. On Tuesday, right over the bridge in Atlantic City, to end the month of April, police officers and firefighters also went beyond the call …

~The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office RANDOM ACTS OF COPNESS PROJECT spotlights law enforcement officers from around Atlantic County who are going above and beyond the call of duty to give back to the community. ACPO features the stories, photos and videos of these RANDOM ACTS OF COPNESS!~ BRIGANTINE- For the Brigantine Police Department, it’s not …

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP— March is WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH and the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office is recognizing Galloway Township Police Chief Donna Higbee, who is Atlantic County’s first female Police Chief. Chief Higbee has said it’s always been important to serve in law enforcement and give back to the community in her hometown of Galloway Township. “Chief …

MAYS LANDING- Atlantic County Assistant Prosecutor Erika Halayko has been named as a recipient of 40 Under 40 awarded by The AC Weekly/Junior Chamber of Commerce. “On behalf of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, we would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to our colleague Erika Halayko for being selected as a recipient of 40 …

GALLOWAY- Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner visited Mrs. Mollenkopf’s first grade class at Reed’s Road Elementary School to participate in READ ACROSS AMERICA! Prosecutor Tyner and the students had fun and lots of laughs as he read The Book With No Pictures! Read Across America Day, also known as Dr Seuss Day, is a …

  MAYS LANDING- Each year, January 9th is recognized as Law Enforcement Appreciation Day and Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner thanks all of our Atlantic County law enforcement officers for their service and commitment to their communities! ACPO also thanks law enforcement officers across New Jersey and the United States for serving their communities! …

ATLANTIC CITY- Officers from the Atlantic City Police Department showed some fancy footwork in a pickup soccer game with the kids at a Community Barbecue on Tuesday, August 27, at Sovereign Avenue & the Bay! ~The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office RANDOM ACTS OF COPNESS PROJECT spotlights law enforcement officers from around Atlantic County who are …

MAYS LANDING- On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner was named “Prosecutor of the Year”, by the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) Region One, comprised of the New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts chapters. “I am honored and humbled to be named “Prosecutor of the …

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP–Going above and beyond the call of duty, four Egg Harbor Township Police officers stopped by a lemonade stand on Monday to show their support and enjoy a glass of refreshing lemonade, but they also spent some quality time with sisters Rebecca, 12, Annalena, 10, and Julia DiMaio, 6, and their cousins Emily, …

MAYS LANDING- April is designated as Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), and Tuesday, April 02, 2019, is observed as SAAM Day of Action! SAAM Day of Action provides a day to focus awareness on sexual violence prevention. Today, some of our ACPO staff members wore teal to show their support for SAAM Day of Action. …