495 bags of heroin in Bayville man’s car, say Manchester cops
Police said that the car aroused their suspicions, and a search confirmed them.
Ocean County aims for zero Thanksgiving weekend road deaths
Ocean County law enforcement sets up a full-court press for Thanksgiving weekend traffic safety, chockablock with checkpoints and roving patrols.
Toms River, Brick big pharma lawsuit builds behind the scenes
Toms River, Brick Township and other communities riddled with drug addiction, are plaintiffs in a lawsuit against several pharmaceutical firms. The massive scope requires diligence and time.
MacArthur to Murphy: Visit my district, let’s talk taxes
Seeming blindsided by Governor-elect Phil Murphy's comments about his "aye" vote for federal tax reform, Congressman Tom MacArthur issued an open invitation to discuss it in Ocean or Burlington County.
Long Branch in line for federal funds for new police hires
Long Branch qualifies for $625,000 in the newest round of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) hiring grants by the US Department of Justice.
Flasher fears: Lakewood residents report indecent intruder
Lakewood residents have filed several reports of unwanted intrusions man wearing a mask on his face, but leaving a spot below his waist totally unmasked.
Manchester dad, son face drug charges after house raid
Jermaine Lett Sr. and Jr., and two others in their house, face various marijuana possession charges following an early morning search on November 17.
Convicted Asbury Park child molester sentenced to 20 years
Combined convictions for Didier Villagra mean at least 17 years behind bars, registration as a sex offender and lifetime parole supervision.
Monmouth, Middlesex religious centers get federal security grants
The funding stems from the Nonprofit Security Grant Program, which supports protection enhancements for sites considered at risk of terrorist attacks.
Glimmer Glass Bridge closed for repairs TFN
New problems that cropped up during routine maintenance keep drivers diverted between Brielle and Manasquan.
Money transfer scam victims can seek compensation
Victims who were conned into wiring money to scammers through Western Union between Jamauary 2004 and January 2017 have a chance to be compensated.
Jamaican phone scammer sentenced to 5 years
Robert Reid admitted conning elderly folks out of their money for five years, by extracting fees from them for lottery money they never actually won.