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OCEAN COUNTY GOP CHAIRMAN CONVICTED ON SOME CHARGES

Ocean County Republican Party chairman George Gilmore was convicted Wednesday on charges including failing to pay payroll taxes at his law firm, and submitting a false loan application.  Gilmore was a acquitted of some other charges.  His attorney says...

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27 YEAR OLD VILLAS MAN BUSTED ON SERIOUS DRUGS AND WEAPONS CHARGES

27 year old Gonzolo Gonzalez of the Villas has been arrested and charged with major drugs and weapons offenses after an investigation.  The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office announced that 1,400 bags of heroin were seized, along with an AR15 style rifle and two fully loaded 30 round magazines.  He could face over ten years …

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PHILLY MOBSTER ADMITS STAGING A ROBBERY TO COLLECT INSURANCE MONEY

A 67 year old member of a Philadelphia organized crime family has pleaded guilty to charges that he staged a robbery at a pawn shop in order to collect insurance money.  Salvatore Piccolo of Atlantic City admitted to that crime, and also to selling a half pound of methamphetamine to an undercover officer.  He could …

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REPORT: CHILD CASE WORKER FROM SOMERS POINT BUSTED ON CHILD PORN CHARGES

A 26 year old caseworker who is supposed to be protecting children in Atlantic County has been charged after authorities found more than 1,000 images of child pornography on his computer.  Kayan Frazier of Somers Point was charged Monday, according to the Courier Post.  Frazier has worked with the State Department of Children and Families …

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THREE CHARGED IN LARGEST PILL NETWORK IN NJ HISTORY

Three New Jersey men have been charged in connection with a huge pill and drug laundering operation in the Garden State.  The men were all part of a $2.3 million network that would peddle the drugs on the dark web.  It’s called the largest seizure of pills in State history. Photo courtesy of the Manhattan …

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GOVERNOR ASKS FOR RESIGNATIONS FROM ALL ON NJEDA

Governor Phil Murphy has asked for the resignations of all of the gubernatorial appointees to the New Jersey Economic Development Authority.  Murphy says the agency has been wrought with problems and a new audit shows distrust.  The Authority handed ou...

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