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Caught "Red-Handed" the Gloucester City Drug Gang Members Continue to Plea Guilty

CAMDEN CITY, N.J.(Sept. 29, 2020)- – A Gloucester City, New Jersey, man today admitted conspiring to distribute oxycodone pills and selling Xanax pills, making him Gloucestercitynews.net files the fifth person to plead guilty for his role in a drug trafficking ring operating in and around Gloucester City and Camden, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced today. Eighteen suspects were arrested and charged back in March. Since then the court has accepted the pleas of four others. Marcus Rushworth, 47, of Gloucester City, pleaded guilty by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Renée Marie Bumb to an information charging him with conspiring to distribute... Read more →

Camden County Hero Scholarship 28th Golf Outing

Thank you for supporting the children of our local heroes killed in the line of duty! Dawn M. Ragan, Executive Director Camden County Hero Scholarship Fund 162 W. White Horse Pike Berlin, NJ 08009 (856)768-9656 www.camdencountyhero.com You don’t have to be a hero to keep a dream alive… Read more →

Camden County Board of Elections Announces Vote by Mail Drop Box Locations

(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The State of New Jersey has provided vote-by-mail (VBM) drop boxes for each county in advance of the state’s primary election on July 7. Camden County will have five VBM drop box locations that will be available 24 hours each day effective immediately and continuing through the close of polls on election day. Each location is well-lit and monitored by video surveillance cameras. Camden County’s VBM drop boxes can be found at the following locations: Audubon Municipal Building 606 West Nicholson Road Chesilhurst Municipal Building 201 Grant Ave., Waterford Works Camden Administration Building 600 Market Street (Former... Read more →

NJ American Water Announces $950,000 in NRTC Funding for Asbury Park and Camden City

CAMDEN, N.J. – September 28, 2020 New Jersey American Water today announced the awarding of $950,000 in Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit (NRTC) funding to Interfaith Neighbors of Asbury Park and The Cooper Health System of Camden. The funding will be used for projects aimed at improving housing and economic development opportunities in both cities. “For the past decade, New Jersey American Water has seized the opportunity to use the state’s generous NRTC program to provide funding to transformational projects in the communities we serve,” said Cheryl Norton, president of New Jersey American Water. “This year, we are proud to support Interfaith... Read more →

OH! Hara's Slowly Dying One Brick at a Time

Boarded up OH! Hara's Pub, 22 N. King Street, Gloucester City (CNBNews photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 28, 2020)Riding along King Street recently we noticed the former OH! Hara's restaurant/bar boarded up. A closer look revealed a window was recently broken on the Bergen Steet side of the building. Also on that side, at the top of the property, the door that leads to the fire escape was opened. We saw no one. At the top of the building the door leading to the fire escape stands open. Whenever it is windy it swings back... Read more →

Gloucester Township Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Traffic Accident

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ--Saturday, September 26, 2020 at approximately 9:00 PM officers responded to the Cherrywood Apartments, 1200 Little Gloucester Rd. for a reported pedestrian motor vehicle crash. Arriving officers found the victim, in the middle of a back driveway. The victim had obvious serious injuries to her lower extremities. As officers began to treat the victim, they observed both the victim's legs had sustained compound fractures, between the knee and ankle. Officers applied tourniquets to both legs, and attempted to stabilize the victim. The victim was transported to Cooper Trauma Center by Paramedics. The driver of the striking vehicle remained on... Read more →

Barbara B. Aupperle (nee Atkins) of Runnemede

Barbara B. Aupperle (nee Atkins), on September 26, 2020, of Runnemede. Age 88. Beloved wife of the late Joseph F. Aupperle. Devoted mother of Barbara Jo Pippin (the late Milton) and Joe Aupperle (Dianne). Loving Mom-Mom of Buddy, Barbara Lynn (David), Darren, and Emma and great Mom-Mom of Trevor, Gunner, Damien, Colt, and Cora. Dear sister of Sandy Sheleski and the late Carol Grimes. Also survived by many cousins, nieces, and nephews. Barbara was a member of the Audubon High School Class of 1950, where she was awarded Best Female Athlete. She also served on the Reunion Committee. She retired from... Read more →

Gloucester Township Police Arrest Philadelphia Man for Striking Officer with his Car Door

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ--On September 26, 2020 at approximately 12:43 am, Officers conducted a motor vehicle stop on Williamstown Road in the Sicklerville section of Gloucester Township. While speaking with the driver, Officers suspected that he was in possession of narcotics or under the influence of narcotics while driving. The driver, later identified as Oliver Lee, age 20, refused to cooperate with the Officers directions and refused to exit his vehicle. As Officers attempted to escort him from the vehicle, Mr. Lee placed the vehicle in drive and drove away, striking an Officer with the car door and running over his foot... Read more →

John Francis Barton, of Fairview; Past Provident Bank Employee, Marine Corp Vet

Fairview – On September 23, 2020. Age 78. Predeceased by his parents, John Pershing Barton and Cecelia Mary Barton (nee Zebrowski), as well as his sister, Bernadette Mary Barton. Survived by his brother, Robert Barton and his wife, Linda as well as many loving cousins who cared for him over the years. John attended Camden Catholic High School and proudly served our country in the U.S. Marine Corps. He worked many years in the banking industry at Provident National Bank in Philadelphia. Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 10:30 AM at St. Josephine... Read more →

Rutgers' President Outlines Vision in University Senate Address (Video)

President Jonathan Holloway Guiding values focus on creating a culture of community, excellence and clarity In his first address to the University Senate, President Jonathan Holloway pledged to follow three guiding values as he steers decision-making at Rutgers during a challenging time: The ideal of a beloved community, the relentless pursuit of academic excellence and the need for a clear institutional strategy. “It is important that I share these propositions with you now because they will inform decisions that we will make in the coming years,” Holloway, who began his presidency on July 1, told Senate representatives of faculty, students, staff,... Read more →

Another Murder in Camden City, 20-Year-Old Shot Multiple Times

Camden City, N.J. – Detectives are investigating the Friday homicide of a Camden City man, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Joseph Wysocki. Police responded to several 911 calls reporting a person had been shot in the 3000 block of Hope Street around 3:25 p.m. on Sept. 25. When they arrived, they found Justin Ingram, 20, of Camden, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Ingram was transported to an area hospital where he died just before 5 p.m. Detectives continue to investigate the homicide. Anyone with information is asked to call CCPO Det. Jeremy... Read more →

Caller ID Spoofing- Don't Hang On, Hang Up

Gloucester Township Police Community Bulletin: What is Caller ID Spoofing? Spoofing is when a caller deliberately falsifies the information transmitted to your caller ID display to disguise their identity. Scammers often use neighbor spoofing so it appears that an incoming call is coming from a local number, or spoof a number from a company or a government agency that you may already know and trust. If you answer, they use scam scripts to try to steal your money or valuable personal information, which can be used in fraudulent activity. Watch the video and click through the tabs to learn more about... Read more →

NJ Republicans Describe Murphy's Approved $32.7 Billion Budget as Fraudulent & Fake

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square (The Center Square) – The Democratic-controlled New Jersey Legislature passed a $32.7 billion state budget Thursday, but not before a heated debate with Republicans. Gloucestercitynews.net files LOVE YOUR MONEY The budget, which takes effect Oct. 1 and runs through June 30, 2021, includes an increased tax on income of more than $1 million and a 2.5 percent surcharge on corporate profits over $1 million. This year’s budget does not include a tax rebate of up to $500 for couples with children that meet certain income limits that is part of a budget compromise reached... Read more →

*Letters to the Editor: Keep building for your future at Camden County College

My New Online Course for October I have already filled two sections of Law I for Fall. A brand new section has just been opened: LAW101-BOL1 (10/28-12/17). I'm telling you ahead of time so that you will have one of the first chances to get into it. There are still 40 days to go until the class starts, so this one may fill up too. If you are interested, please register for it now through WebAdvisor or the CCC Registrar's Office. The course is like my others: textbook readings, online readings and online tests. There is no Zoom or any on... Read more →

Camden Detectives Investigating Murder

Camden, N.J. – Detectives are investigating the events that led to a man being fatally shot late Wednesday evening, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Joseph Wysocki. The man arrived at an area hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest around 11:15 p.m. on Sept. 23. The victim, identified as Carl James, 19, of Camden, was pronounced dead from his injuries shortly after midnight on Sept. 24. Detectives continue to investigate the events that led up to the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call CCPO Det. Elvin Nunez at... Read more →

GTPD Collects Approximately 490 Lbs of Unwanted Prescription Drugs

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ (Sept. 24, 2020)----Great work by our Gloucester Township residents who utilized our GTPD Prescription Dropoff Boxes at our municipal building! We collected approximately 490 lbs of unwanted prescription drugs between July and September of this year. Misuse of prescription opioids, CNS depressants, and stimulants is a serious public health problem in the United States. Although most people take prescription medications responsibly, in 2017, According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, an estimated 18 million people have misused such medications at least once in the past year. We remind our doctors, pharmacists and residents that we collect medication... Read more →

Arnold DiMatteo, of Bellmawr

Arnold DiMatteo, on September 20, 2020, of Bellmawr, formerly of South Philadelphia. Age 85. Beloved husband of Rose M. (nee Capobianchi). Devoted father of Arnold, Gaetano (Kelly) and the late Dana. Dear grandfather of Jessica, Dean, Crystal, Michaela, Dalton, Isabella and Gabriella and great grandfather of Landon, Peyton, Autumn, Guiliana and Azaria. Brother of the late Nick DiMatteo. Also survived by his aunt Jennie Klein and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Arnold, a Korean War veteran, proudly served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 until 1962, later rejoined and served in the Air National Guard, retiring as a Senior Master... Read more →

NJ SHARES & Volunteers of America Delaware Valley Expand SMART Program

Camden, N.J. – Volunteers of America Delaware Valley (VOADV) and New Jersey SHARES Inc. (NJ SHARES) are expanding their partnership by making their SHARES Mortgage Assistance Rent or Taxes (SMART) Program available to both Camden County and Atlantic County residents in need. “The SMART Program is designed to help individuals facing foreclosure or eviction help steer them back on a path of self-sustained living,” explained Cheryl Stowell, CEO of NJ SHARES. “By expanding into Atlantic County, our partnership with VOADV allows us to reach even more of our New Jersey residents in need while helping to restore stability to these households... Read more →

Republican Congressional Candidate Lauches Digital Ad, "When Your Big Brother is the Political Boss"

COLLINGSWOOD – Republican candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s First Congressional District, Claire Gustafson, launched a second video titled “Big brother” today as part of her digital advertising campaign “A point we wanted to make with this ad is that sadly, when your big brother is the political boss you do what you want.” Claire Gustafson said, “Many voters, Democrat and Republican, remember when Donald Norcross compared Camden workers to children. I simply remind them that the media gave him a pass.” Gustafson continued, “Unfortunately, local media has granted Norcross many free passes. Reminding folks of a couple of free passes... Read more →

*Virtual Support Bereavement Meetings Every Wed.

Dawn Lipomi, a Diocese of Camden certified bereavement minister, is holding virtual grief support meetings for people who have lost a loved one on Wednesday evenings. Dawn writes, "I’ll be hosting virtual grief support meetings each week on Wednesday evening. If you’d like to join us, we’d love to have you! It is not too late to sign up for tonight's meeting." "Please message, email or text, me for the meeting link. To ensure privacy and confidentiality of those who attend, I cannot post the link to our meeting publicly. You can also contact me through our Facebook page: Holy Child... Read more →

*19th Annual Camden Diocesan Virtual Blue Mass Tuesday, September 29

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--Due to the current restrictions due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Bishop Dennis Sullivan, Bishop of Camden has graciously agreed to celebrate the 2020 Camden Diocesan Blue Mass via Live Stream on Tuesday, September 29 at 10:30 am. Please join in with the celebration for the sacrifice and dedication of the law enforcement and first responders in the Camden Diocese. During these difficult times for law enforcement, it is a prayer that will make us better and stronger. All are invited to join us in the live stream of 19th Annual Camden Diocesan Blue Mass on the Camden Diocese YouTube,... Read more →

Camden County Board of Health Urges Cooperation with Contact Tracers

(Camden City, NJ) – Thanks to the hard work, sacrifice, and determination of Camden County’s residents, we have successfully “flattened the curve,” but now our community faces the challenge of slowing the spread and keeping it down. The Camden County Department of Health is asking members of the community to be part of the solution by actively working with our team of contact tracers whenever they call. “In addition to wearing a mask and social distancing, cooperating with the health department’s contact tracers may be the best way to help slow the spread of coronavirus in your community,” said Freeholder Carmen... Read more →

Camden County 2020 Drive Thru Flu Shot Schedule

(Gloucester Township) – As the region continues to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, limiting the spread of seasonal influenza will be critical to protecting public health in Camden County this fall. To help keep residents safe and healthy this flu season, the Freeholder Board is announcing the 2020 Seasonal Flu Shot Schedule, beginning on Friday, Oct. 2. In order to accommodate social distancing recommendations, this year’s flu shot program will be conducted via a series of drive-thru events at locations throughout the county. “It is always important for our residents to protect themselves and their families by getting vaccinated, but with our... Read more →

Wheels of Souls Clubhouse Scene of Fatal Shooting

image source Wheels of Souls Camden City, N.J.(Sept. 20, 2020)-- – Detectives are searching for the person or persons who fatally shot one man and severely injured another inside the Wheels of Soul clubhouse in Camden early Sunday morning, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Joseph Wysocki. Police responded to the motorcycle clubhouse on the 800 block of Princess Ave. around 1:45 a.m. for a report of a shooting inside the business. When they arrived, they found two men suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. One man was transported to an area hospital where... Read more →

Camden County Free Food Distribution Dates

Camden County has partnered with Touch New Jersey to bring FREE food distribution to those in need throughout Camden County every Friday at 10:30 AM. Drive-up and walk-up options available. Must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Computers will be available at the food distribution events through September for people to fill out the 2020 Census. Next Event: Friday September 25 St. Joseph’s Procathedral, 2907 Federal Street, Camden 10:30 AM October 2 - Pennsauken Soccer Complex, Pennsauken October 9 - Antioch Baptist Church, Camden October 16 - Parkview at Collingswood, Collingswood October 23 - St. Joseph’s Procathedral, Camden October 30... Read more →

Investigation Continues Into the Attack on Camden County Cops; Reward Reaches $42,500

(Camden City, NJ) – Chief Joseph Wysocki (above)was joined by county, state and federal law enforcement representatives today to call for the public’s support in finding two suspects involved in an attack on two Camden County Police Officers earlier this week. On Tuesday night, Sept. 15, at 11:46 p.m. police responded to the 2900 block of Clinton Street. The residence of the officers was struck by six rounds while they and their infant were on the second floor. Detectives located seven spent shell casings in front of the home with two rounds traveling through the front door into the interior of... Read more →

Gloucester County Republican Officials Seek Injuncitve Relief in Superior Court

GCGOP Chairwoman Vigilante Heads To Court To Stop County Democrats Scheme To Disenfranchise Republican Voters Board of Elections releases ballot drop box locations and polling places without meeting with Republican commissioners MULLICA HILL – Gloucester County Republican Chairwoman Jacci Vigilante and Gloucester County Board of Elections (BOE) Commissioners Carmen DiNovi and Dave Ferrucci asked for “injunctive relief” in Gloucester County Superior Court on Friday. Several issues pertaining to the upcoming general election have come to light that forced Chairwoman Vigilante and Republican BOE Commissioners DiNovi and Ferrucci to file with the court. First, the Board of Elections, without input or consultation... Read more →

Delaware River Festival 2020 Goes Virtual

Partners offer online and in-person activities for safe family fun WILMINGTON — Did you think we’d cancel the Delaware River Festival this year? Think again! The Delaware River Festival is coming to you virtually! Delaware River Festival partners have put together a week of safe and free green family fun for the whole family from Sept. 26 to Oct. 4. Look for the Delaware River Festival on the Web and on social media, where we’ll have storytimes for kids, demonstrations, videos, and a scavenger hunt. We’ll also have in-person activities, including kayaking, hikes, and more! This year, American Rivers named the... Read more →

New Jersey American Water Recognized for Excellence in Water Quality

Company demonstrates outstanding commitment to delivering high-quality drinking water to customers Camden, N.J. (Sept. 18, 2020) – New Jersey American Water’s Delaware River Regional Water Treatment Plant and Raritan-Millstone Treatment Plant have received the Partnership for Safe Water’s Phase III Directors Award for 20 years of water quality excellence. The national Partnership for Safe Water awards, which honor the efforts in continuously optimizing water treatment plant and distribution system operation and performance, were recently announced by the American Water Works Association. “We hold ourselves to the highest standards in delivering clean, safe, high-quality drinking water to our customers while also providing... Read more →

Camden City Organization Receives $290,000 Federal Grant

Initiative aims to help city residents become urban gardeners, farmers – and leaders of Camden’s transition to sustainable, just food (CAMDEN CITY, N.J., Sept. 18, 2020) The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded a major grant to a Camden community group for its local farming and healthy food initiative. The Camden Urban Agriculture Collaborative (CUAC) is one of 23 organizations nationwide – chosen from 578 applicants – to receive the USDA’s Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production (UAIP) Award. CUAC will receive $293,411 from the USDA, plus a $33,000 match from one of CUAC’s member groups, Parkside Business and Community in... Read more →

The Big Slam Memorial Fundraiser Saturday

Attention Super Fight Wrestling Fans! (Gloucestercitynews.net)(Sept. 18, 2020)--On September 19th live on Twitch.tv at 3pm SFW presents "THE BIG SLAM!", a memorial fundraiser show for the family of Walt McDonald. On July 28th, the wrestling world lost Walt McDonald who was better known as "Big Slam." Big Slam was a well known Pro Wrestler and promoter in the tri state area. His image in and out of the ring will always be remembered as one of the best wrestlers to lace up a pair of boots. We at Super Fight Wrestling invite everyone to tune in on September 19 live on... Read more →

Detectives Investigating Fatal Pennsauken Shooting

Camden, N.J. – Detectives are investigating after a man was fatally shot in Pennsauken Wednesday evening, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Pennsauken Police Chief John Nettleton. Officers were dispatched to the intersection of 48th St. and Westfield Ave. at approximately 5 p.m. for a report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The man was transported to an area hospital by EMS where he was pronounced dead. The victim has been identified as Dexter Threadgill, 35, of Pennsauken. Detectives are investigating the shooting and ask for anyone with... Read more →

GTPD's Safe Exchange Zones

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ--The GTPD Safe Exchange Zones are located inside between the watch desk area and court room and the outside by the front steps of the Police Department. These Safe Exchange Zones should be used for such things as custody exchanges and online purchase exchanges. These are safe, well lit areas that are recorded and open 24 hours a day to help improve your safety during these transactions. Additional safety precautions: - We want to encourage you to meet at our police station. - Our police station is open 24 hours a day, but we want to encourage you to... Read more →

Hello Lindenwold Families, TIME IS RUNNING OUT...

Time is running out to be counted in the 2020 Census. We desperately need your help more than ever as Lindenwold is underperforming. Completing the Census is safe, easy, and it’s extremely important. Help Lindenwold get its fair share of federal funding. Please commit to completing your survey today and encourage others in our community to do the same. If not today, please attend the 2020 Census Day of Action on tomorrow, Thursday, September 17 from 5pm – 8pm in the parking lot of Deterding’s Family Market. There will be a book bag giveaway while supplies last, refreshments, and more. Address/Location... Read more →

NJ American Water Honors Boys and Girls Club of Union County

American Water Charitable Foundation Awards Nearly $15,000 to Boys and Girls Club of Union County Funding will promote core focus area of Water and the Environment CAMDEN, N.J. – SEPT. 15, 2020 – New Jersey American Water announced today that The Boys and Girls Club of Union County has been selected as a 2020 American Water Charitable Foundation Keep Communities Flowing grant recipient. The Boys and Girls Club of Union County will receive $14,970 to provide students with hands-on learning experiences focused on the importance and impact of water on all aspects of life. Additionally, the funding will provide the Boys... Read more →


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Rutgers University–Camden earns strong marks from U.S. News and World Report, Washington Monthly magazine  

TO THE POINT: CAMDEN CITY – Rutgers University–Camden once again has been recognized nationally as a research university that provides great value and opportunity for its students. Washington Monthly magazine again ranks Rutgers University–Camden as a “Best Bang for the Buck” university, which recognizes those institutions that help non-wealthy students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices. In Washington Monthly’s 2020 ranking for national universities, which emphasizes such factors as social mobility, research, and promoting public service, Rutgers–Camden is ranked 26 in terms of providing social mobility opportunities for its students. Similarly, U.S. News and World Report gave strong marks to Rutgers... Read more →

Emergency Fund for Jefferson Health - NJ Employees Renamed In Honor of Past President Joseph W. Devine

When Joseph W. Devine, FACHE, retired from his role of Executive Vice President with Jefferson Health and President of Jefferson Health - New Jersey earlier this year, colleagues decided to honor his longtime commitment to the people of Jefferson in a special way. Devine, who resides in Washington Township, NJ, is the namesake of the longtime Emergency Financial Assistance Fund for employees at Jefferson Health – New Jersey facing unexpected hardships. The former Emergency Financial Assistance Fund is now called The Devine Fund for Employee Assistance. The Fund provides grants of up to $2,000 per request; since 2006, it has helped... Read more →

Safe House Men's Ministry Shoe Drive

(CNBNewsnet)--LINDENWOLD, NJ (September 14, 2020)--Before you do away with that old pair shoes please consider donating them to the Safe House Men's Ministry. Drop off at Bethany Baptist Church, 1115 Gibbsboro Road, Lindenwold, NJ. Contact Information: (856) 784-2220 ext. 211 safehouse@go2bethany.com Read more →

Lindenwold Food Pantry Tuesday

LINDENWOLD, NJ (Sept. 14, 2020)The next Lindenwold Food Pantry will be Tuesday, September 15th from 2-3 pm at Lindenwold High School. We will have pre-packaged bags and boxes to distribute. For the safety of everyone, we request that all attend by car. Please be advised a valid ID and proof of address will be required! If you have no other option but to walk, please be advised that there will be limited amounts of food packages and the distribution for walkers will be located at the tennis court parking lot off Gibbsboro Road. Walkers should practice social distancing, at least six... Read more →

John Carty age 91, of Bellmawr

On August 29, 2020, at the age of 91, John Carty (Bellmawr, New Jersey), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania passed away. He was predeceased by: his son Billy. He is survived by: his wife Patricia L.; his children, Michael (Jean), Barbara Graham (Dennis), Thomas, James (Susan) and John (Joanne); his grandchildren, Michael (Pippi), Nicole, Danielle (Thomas), Elizabeth (Steve), William, Denise (Justin), Ashley, James and Jordan; his brother Bill Carty; and his sister-in-law Barbara Trout. He is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 18th, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Healey Funeral Home (9... Read more →

Daniel Waterfield of Lawnside Guilty; Sentenced to 8 Years

...For Placing Body of Woman Who Overdosed Next to Southampton Roadway MOUNT HOLLY – Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 55-year-old Lawnside man was sentenced today to eight years in New Jersey state prison for dumping the body of a woman who had fatally overdosed in his vehicle on the side of a SouthamptonTownship road in late 2018. Gloucestercitynews.net files The sentence was handed down to Daniel Waterfield in Superior Court by the Hon. Gerard H. Breland, J.S.C. A jury found Waterfield guilty in March 2020 of Desecrating Human Remains (Second Degree). He has been detained in the Burlington... Read more →

Search Underway for Murderer of Magnolia Man

Camden CITY, N.J. – (Sept. 14, 2020)--Detectives are searching for the shooter who killed a Magnolia man late Sunday night, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Joseph Wysocki. A patrol officer heard gunfire around 11:15 p.m. on Sept. 13 near the area of S. 5th St. and Cherry St. Shortly after, Meikko Walker, 40, of Magnolia, was discovered in the street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Officers transported Walker to an area hospital where he later died from his injuries on Sept. 14. Detectives continue to investigate the shooting. Anyone with information is... Read more →

Diaper Drive Sponsored by CC Prosecutors Office

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office is excited to announce its Diaper Drive. We are proud that police departments across the county have teamed up to participate. “When I first came to the Office, I met with Sister Helen Cole, Administrative Director of Guadalupe Family Services in Camden,” said Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. “She mentioned a former study linking the connection between the financial strain of buying diapers and instances of child abuse. Collecting diapers to be donated to families who are struggling is an easy way to help alleviate at least some strain on our families... Read more →