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U.S. Attorney McSwain: Disrespect of Philadelphia Law Enforcement Was Wrong

(Philadelphia Pa (August 15, 2019) Gloucestercitynews.net--What I witnessed last night was true heroism by the Philadelphia police. But the crisis was precipitated by a stunning disrespect for law enforcement – a disrespect so flagrant and so reckless that the suspect immediately opened fire on every single officer within shooting distance. Only by the grace of God did they survive. Where... Read more →


Root Cause Analysis for Microscopic Hair Comparison Analysis Completed

In 2012, the FBI initiated a review of Microscopic Hair Comparison Analysis (MHCA) testimony and reports after convictions in three District of Columbia cases that used FBI forensic hair analysis were vacated. The FBI, in conjunction with the Department of Justice, reviewed MHCA transcripts and reports where the hair analysis was done prior to December 31, 1999, when mitochondrial DNA... Read more →


RCFLs Follow the Modern Evidence Trail

A digital forensics examiner works with evidence in the New Jersey Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory. Technology and connected devices touch nearly every facet of modern life, and they often hold key evidence in criminal investigations. “Every single case now involves some sort of digital evidence,” said FBI Supervisory Special Agent Steven Newman, director of the New Jersey Regional Computer Forensics... Read more →


Suspect Who Allegedly Shot 6 Philly Cops Surrenders

xNBC10 was there as a member of the SWAT team shot tear gas into the home on North 15th and Butler streets around midnight. The suspect, identified by police as Maurice Hill, a man in his mid-30s, then walked out of the home and was taken into custody by police. https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Andre Moye Jr., Killed During Shootout with Outlaw Motorcycle Member

Officer Andre Moye, Jr. California Highway Patrol, California End of Watch Monday, August 12, 2019 View all 157 Reflections (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 14, 2019)--Officer Andre Moye, age 34, was shot and killed after conducting a traffic stop near the junction of I-215 and Eastridge Avenue in Riverside. As Officer Moye completed paperwork to impound the vehicle the driver retrieved a rifle from... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Calif. Highway Patrol Officer Andre Moye Shot and Killed

Officer Andre Moye California Highway Patrol, California End of Watch Monday, August 12, 2019 (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Officer Andre Moye was shot and killed after conducting a traffic stop near the junction of I-215 and Eastridge Avenue in Riverside. As Officer Moye completed paperwork to impound the vehicle the driver retrieved a rifle from it and opened fire. Despite being mortally wounded, Officer... Read more →


Gloucester Township Police Open House

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP (August 13, 2019)-The Gloucester Township Police Department (GTPD) is looking for individuals with a heart for public service who have a desire to join its team of professionals. This includes full time police officers, special law enforcement officers, dispatchers, volunteers in police service and crossing guards. We will hold a Recruiting Open House in our Headquarters located at... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Ceremony Honoring Asbury Park Detective April Bird on Tuesday

ASBURY PARK, NJ - April Bird, the Asbury Park detective who died last Monday, after suffering a "medical episode" while investigating a shooting, according to police. She was taken to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, where she died. Detective April Bird's funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 12, 2019 at the Paramount Theatre, located at 1300 Ocean... Read more →


Officer Down: Correctional Administrator Debra Johnson Murdered by Inmate

DEBRA JOHNSON Tennessee Department of Correction, Tennessee End of Watch Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Correctional Administrator Debra Johnson, age 64, was found murdered in her residence on the grounds of the West Tennessee State Penitentiary on August 7th, 2019, by an inmate who then escaped from the facility using a tractor. The escapee, who was serving a sentence for aggravated... Read more →


Voorhees PD: Lock Your Car; Prevent Car Burglaries

Voorhees Police Department Advisory: VOORHEES, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Voorhees Police Department, along with numerous agencies on the eastern seaboard have been experiencing an increase in burglaries of vehicles. Our Department has taken the following steps to investigate and deter these crimes, unfortunately, there is no way to measure how many crimes we have prevented. Directed patrols of locations that have been... Read more →


*Pine Hill Police Dept. Seeking Crossing Guards

Apply at Police HQ Mon - Fri 8:30am - 4:00pm Crossing Guard Openings Substitute Positions Crossing Guard candidates must; Be citizen and resident of this State; Be of sound body and of good health; Be of good moral character; and Have never been convicted of any criminal offense involving moral turpitude. Crossing Guard candidates must also be able to; Get... Read more →


Join Gloucester Township PD Recruiting Open House

GTPD Community Bulletin: (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Gloucester Township Police Department (GTPD) is looking for individuals with a heart for public service who have a desire to join its team of professionals. This includes full time police officers, special law enforcement officers, dispatchers, volunteers in police service and crossing guards. We will hold a Recruiting Open House in our Headquarters located at 1261... Read more →


Maple Shade PD National Night Out

ONE DAY AWAY ! National Night Out (NNO) Event 2019 Hosted by the Maple Shade Police Chaplain Corp, the Maple Shade Police Chaplain Association, the Maple Shade Police Department, PBA Local #267 and our Community Partners WHEN: Tuesday August 6, 2019 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm (RAIN DATE: Wednesday August 7, 2019 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm) WHERE: Municipal Lot... Read more →


Police Enforcement Trainees Needed for Delaware Parks

(Dover, Delaware) (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environment Control Division of Parks & Recreation Natural Resources Police invites qualified applicants to apply for the position of Enforcement Trainee. This is a law enforcement position with duties to include crime prevention and detection, public safety, enforcement of all Delaware criminal and traffic laws, responding to calls for service, and enforcing... Read more →


GTPD Community Bulletin: Join Us For National Night Out Tomorrow!

National Night Out, Tuesday, August 6, at 6pm. Citizens, law enforcement agencies, community groups, businesses, youth organizations and local, state and federal officials from all 50 states, U.S. territories and military bases worldwide joined forces to celebrate National Night Out (NNO) – a community crime and safety event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, Throughout the nation, along... Read more →


Gloucester City PD Sponsors National Night Out

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--On Tuesday, August 6th. 2019 the Gloucester City Police Department and P.B.A Local #40 will be hosting National Night Out at the Gloucester City Marina and Proprietor’s Park on King Street from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. Some of the activities planned are: Bounce house Obstacle course Dunk tank Tug of war Water balloon fights Games and... Read more →


Pine Hill Police Dept. National Night Out

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2019 Everyone is invited to join us for the 36th Annual National Night Out being held at Overbrook High School on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. The event is sponsored by organizations within the Borough of Pine Hill, including the Pine Hill Police Department, Municipal Alliance, Fire Department, School District and many others. National Night... Read more →


MISSING: Erich Gittler, of Collingswood

Detective’s Seek Public’s Assistance (Collingswood NJ) (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and the Collingswood Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile, Erich Gittler, 16, of Collingswood. He was last seen on August 4, 2019, after leaving his residence on the 300 block of Lees Avenue in Collingswood between 12:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. Erich Gittler,... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Correctional Officer Pedro J. Rodríguez-Mateo Succumbs, Attacked by Inmate

Pedro Rodríguez-Mateo Puerto Rico Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation End of Watch Thursday, August 1, 2019 PUERTO RICO--Correctional Officer Pedro Rodríguez-Mateo, age 44, succumbed to injuries sustained the previous day when he was attacked by an inmate at the Ponce Maximum Security Facility. Officer Rodríguez-Mateo was supervising inmate visitation when he observed a visitor pass an item to an inmate.... Read more →


Application Period for NJ Civil Service Police Exam Opened

Advisory NJ Civil Service Test Application Period - July 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019 (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The application period for the NJ Civil Service Law Enforcement Exam has opened. Interested candidates can apply on-line for the exam by visiting https://info.csc.state.nj.us/Vats/WebAnno.aspx?FileNumber=28522 . The application period is from July 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019. The application fee to take the exam is... Read more →


Gloucester Township Police Department Recruiting Open House

The Gloucester Township Police Department (GTPD) is looking for individuals with a heart for public service who have a desire to join its team of professionals. This includes full time police officers, special law enforcement officers, dispatchers, volunteers in police service and crossing guards. GTPD will hold a Recruiting Open House in their Headquarters located at 1261 Chews Landing Road,... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Gang Member Shoots and Kills LA Police Officer

JUAN JOSE DIAZ Los Angeles Police Department, California End of Watch Saturday, July 27, 2019 LOS ANGELES, Calif --Police Officer Juan Diaz, age 24, was shot and killed shortly after midnight in the area of Avenue 26 and Humboldt Street after taking law enforcement action when he observed several men vandalizing a wall. He was eating with friends when he... Read more →


(Video) Labrador Retriever Shot by Police Officer in Vernon Twp. | nj1015.com

VERNON TOWNSHIP (July 29, 2019)-- — Police today released body camera footage from a Saturday incident in which an officer shot and killed a pet dog after it ran out onto Gloucester City News blog files the street in front of the owner's house. Shared to the Vernon Township Police Department Facebook page, the footage shows the officer, Ptl. Emanuel... Read more →