New Jersey

April 8, 2018

STATE POLICE SAY TIPS LED THEM TO WOMAN WHO STOLE CAR

New Jersey State Police say tips from the public helped them nab a woman who allegedly stole a car from a Wawa in Salem County.  40 year old Tanya McCurdy of Woodstown has been arrested and charged with stealing the car in Pilesgrove Township.  The car...
April 8, 2018

GAS PRICES RISE, TEMPERATURES DO NOT, IN THE GARDEN STATE

Gas prices are going up this spring even though temperatures are largely staying in the 40s and low 50s.  AAA reports that the average price for a gallon of regular gas is now $2.69, up two cents over last week.  Higher gasoline prices are expected due to summer-blended gasoline that is sold during the travel …

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April 8, 2018

SOUTH JERSEY COP ACCUSED OF PUNCHING TEEN GIRL IN THE FACE

A South Jersey cop is accused of hitting a 13 year old girl in the face as she was being put under arrest.  Gloucester Township Police Officer John Flinn faces the assault charges.  He was responding to a disturbance call at the time of the incident. T...
April 7, 2018

MURPHY SIGNS EXECUTIVE ORDER RELEASE GUN VIOLENCE DATA

Governor Phil Murphy has signed an executive order that will provide greater transparency to the public regarding gun violence in the Garden State.  The order requires the state to issue monthly reports on gun crimes, and detail the types of weapons that are involved.  The state will also issue quarterly reports on the states where …

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