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MAYS LANDING- Following his retirement last year, a 25-year veteran FBI agent who served in offices in Iraq, Japan, Spain and Mexico has joined the investigatory team at the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, announced Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill. ACPO County Investigator Edward Gallant retired from the FBI last year and last month he …

MAYS LANDING- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Crash Investigations Unit and the Egg Harbor Township Police Department are investigating a crash where a vehicle left the scene after a female pedestrian was struck and killed, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced.  On Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at 12:02 A.M., Star Wardell, 61, of Egg …

ATLANTIC CITY- The ACPO Major Crimes Unit is actively investigating  a shooting in Atlantic City early Sunday morning that left one man dead, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. Just after 3:00 a.m., on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021, investigators of the ACPO Major Crimes Unit responded to Atlantic City in the area of California …

MAYS LANDING— On July 6, 2021, Stefen D. Fleming was sworn in by Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner as a County Investigator. Investigator Fleming said he is inspired to follow in the footsteps of his father retired ACPO Lt. David Fleming III. Investigator Fleming, 25, has been a resident of Mays Landing since he …

MAYS LANDING- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office welcomes to our staff County Investigator Joseph Procopio who arrives at ACPO with 13 ½ years of law enforcement experience after his service with the Atlantic City Police Department. ACPO County Investigator Procopio began his career at the Atlantic City Police Department where he served in the ACPD …

MAYS LANDING- Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of County Investigators Bruce DeShields has been named the 2021 President of the State Chief of County Investigators/Detectives Association of New Jersey. The association includes members of New Jersey’s 21 county prosecutor’s offices, the Drug Enforcement Administration, New Jersey State Police, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the …

MAYS LANDING- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office and the Atlantic City Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of a man on Wednesday morning, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Atlantic City Police received a 911 call, at 11:45 a.m., today, reporting a shooting. Officers responded to the Madison Hotel, 125 S Dr. Martin …

MAYS LANDING- ACPO Chief of Atlantic County Investigators Bruce K. DeShields has served with the ACPO for over 30 years. Chief DeShields is a veteran law enforcement officer with over 37 years of law enforcement experience when he started his law enforcement career in 1982. Chief DeShields has served the ACPO as a Captain of …

MAYS LANDING- An investigation is underway after a 53 year-old Mays Landing man was killed Friday night in a crash on the White Horse Pike, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. An initial investigation by the ACPO Crash Investigations Unit determined that Taquaysha Bell, 28, of Trenton was traveling westbound on the White Horse …

ATLANTIC CITY- A homicide investigation is underway in Atlantic City in connection to a shooting victim who was located deceased, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. This afternoon, the ACPO Major Crimes Unit responded to 2009 Blaine Avenue for a homicide investigation of a 17 year-old male shooting victim. This is a cooperative active …