Camden County, NJNBC Philadelphia

Woman Charged With Purposely Starting 4-Alarm NJ Hotel Fire

A woman intentionally started a four-alarm fire that sent dozens of people fleeing from the flames at a New Jersey hotel, according to police. Dannielle Monroe, 27, is charged with third-degree arson and criminal mischief for the pre-dawn fire at the Howard Johnson Hotel in Camden County in March of this year.
Picture for Woman Charged With Purposely Starting 4-Alarm NJ Hotel Fire

2 People Hospitalized After Ride Malfunctions at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey

Six Flags Great Adventure is inspecting its Saw Mill Log Flume after a malfunction with the ride sent two people to the hospital. First-aid workers at the Jackson Township, New Jersey, theme park treated the group after the ride "tipped up on an angle" at around 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, according to The Philadelphia Inquirer. Two members of the group were hospitalized, "one for leg pain, the other for arm pain."
Picture for 2 People Hospitalized After Ride Malfunctions at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey
Clifton, NJPosted by

NJ cop charged with sexually abusing child: prosecutors

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A New Jersey police officer has been arrested and charged with sexually abusing a child several times over the course of nearly two years, prosecutors say. Clifton Police Officer Frank Castro-Ramirez, 39, of Clifton, was arrested and charged with two counts of first-degree aggravated sexual...

Philadelphia man charged with stealing nearly $1 million in PPP funds

PHILADELPHIA — Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams arrested and charged a man with two counts of bank fraud and nine counts of money laundering in connection with an alleged scheme to unlawfully obtain, and misuse federal Paycheck Protection Program loans. According to the Indictment, 50-year-old Devron Brown, formerly...
Media, PADelaware County Daily Times

Suspect in Tinicum 'assasination' in custody

MEDIA — A Philadelphia man has been arrested for the May “assassination” of 35-year-old Tymel Fullwood at the Tinicum Econo Lodge, Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer announced Tuesday. Charles Thomas Drewery, 42, is charged with criminal homicide, murder of the first and third degree, possessing an instrument of crime...

Lakewood, Brick Residents Arrested in Drug Investigation

Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer has announced the culmination of a month-long cooperative investigation, conducted by Detectives from the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Strike Force and Lakewood Township Police Department Street Crimes Unit, into the distribution of cocaine in the Ocean County area – utilizing a specific residence in Lakewood for that purpose.
Lakewood Township, NJPosted by
Jersey Shore Online

High School Goes Into Lockdown Due To Intruder

LAKEWOOD – Multiple police officers surrounded Lakewood High School early this morning after the school went into lockdown due to an unauthorized person entering the building. Captain Gregory Staffordsmith of the Lakewood Police Department told Jersey Shore Online that the intruder was a juvenile who came to the school to...
Matawan, NJPosted by

N.J. cop says he was fired for CBD oil use after he supported coworker’s sex discrimination claim

A former Matawan police lieutenant is suing the township, alleging his superiors retaliated against him by firing him over his CBD oil use. In a lawsuit filed in Monmouth County, Christopher Stark contends he was targeted by the department with a drug test after he filed a certification in April 2019 in support of a sexual discrimination lawsuit brought by fellow officer Jennifer Paglia.
Mercer County, NJPosted by
94.5 PST

Two Robbed At Knifepoint at Mercer County Park

Two people were robbed at knifepoint in Mercer County Park, according to Mid Jersey News. The incident occurred on Sunday night (June 13th) at around 9pm. West Windsor Police were called to the West Picnic Area of the park for an alleged robbery. When police arrived they spoke with the...
Ocean County, NJPosted by
92.7 WOBM

Wow! This Gorgeous Hidden Oasis is a Short Drive From Ocean County

This gorgeous hidden gem may fool you into thinking it's somewhere far away and tropical, but it's actually right here in New Jersey. I was scrolling through TikTok because that's what I do in my spare time when I came across a video of this gorgeous waterfall that I was shocked to find out is just about an hour and a half to two-hour drive away from Ocean County!
Mahwah, NJPosted by

Body of missing man, 24, recovered from N.J. lake, police say

Divers on Tuesday recovered the body of a man from a lake in Bergen County, a day after he fell off his paddleboard and went missing in the water, authorities said. The 24-year-old man’s body was found around 3 p.m. in Dators Pond in Mahwah, according to township police Capt. Guido Bussinelli. Authorities did not release the township man’s name.