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ATLANTIC COUNTY JUSTICE FACILITY CORRECTIONAL POLICE OFFICER CHARGED WITH OFFICIAL MISCONDUCT

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ATLANTIC CITY- Following a physical altercation Saturday night near the intersection of Pennsylvania and Pacific Ave., Atlantic City, an investigation is continuing into a fatal stabbing by the ACPO Major Crimes Unit, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Saturday, October 10, 2020, at approximately 11:29 p.m., Atlantic City Police officers responded to a …

MAYS LANDING – A Pleasantville woman was convicted of theft charges this afternoon during the first jury trial to begin in New Jersey since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. A jury returned a guilty verdict against Tianna D. Williams, 23, on counts of Uttering Falsely Made Documents and …

MAYS LANDING- Two members of the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Company are charged with official misconduct, conspiracy and theft, following the execution of a search warrant on Tuesday at the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Company in Hamilton Township, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Pursuant to an ongoing criminal investigation, led by ACPO Detectives Michael Peterson …

MAYS LANDING – A 69 year-old man is charged with murder in the fatal shooting of Marketa E. Thorpe of Atlantic City, following a neighborhood dispute, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Saturday, Sept. 12, Atlantic City Police received a 911 call at approximately 11:24 a.m., in reference to a victim with a …

ATLANTIC CITY-ACPO Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department are investigating a fatal shooting of a female that occurred in Atlantic City this morning at the 1500 block of Belfield Avenue. This is an ongoing and cooperative investigation at this time. Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic …

MAYS LANDING- On International Drug Overdose Awareness Day the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Drug Related Death (DRD) Investigation Squad reports 80 drug-related deaths (DRD) to date in 2020, in Atlantic County, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. In August 2019, Atlantic County saw 86 drug-related deaths in the county. “The numbers show that we …

MAYS LANDING – A 39 year-old Philadelphia man has pleaded guilty in the 2019, bludgeoning death of his younger brother that occurred at Harrah’s Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. John A. Villante pleaded guilty today in an open plea to first-degree Aggravated Manslaughter. Sentencing is scheduled for …

MAYS LANDING- A 36 year-old man has been charged with first degree Murder in the death of his wife on Saturday in Brigantine, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Brigantine Police received a 911 call at 4:27 a.m., on Saturday Aug. 22, 2020, and responded to 17 Girard Place in Brigantine. Rachel Declementi, 30, …

MAYS LANDING- A 22 year-old Atlantic City man has been charged in the Wednesday fatal shooting of Wayne Brown, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On August 14, 2020, Prosecutor Tyner authorized the following charges for Keshawn T. Faulkner, of Atlantic City, for the murder of Wayne Brown: 2C:11-3A(3) – Felony Murder 2C:15-1A(3)- Robbery …

MAYS LANDING- The victim of a fatal shooting on Wednesday morning has been identified as an Atlantic City man, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Atlantic City Police received a 911 call, at 11:45 a.m., Wednesday, reporting a shooting. Officers responded to the Madison Hotel, 125 S Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd and located …