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05/20/2018 10:56 PM
Witnesses sought after man stabbed to death in Paulsboro

EMTs transported him to Inspira Medical Center Woodbury, where he died around 1:30 p.m., according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. Investigators are looking for witnesses to the stabbing.


05/15/2018 01:03 PM
High school student struck, killed crossing dangerous N.J. highway

An 18-year-old high school student was struck and killed by a car while attempting to cross a busy highway in Burlington County on Monday night, authorities said. Angelica Volcy, of Bordentown Township, was hit at the intersection of Route 130 and Crosswicks Road in Bordentown, police said.


05/12/2018 12:45 PM
Five injured after birthday party fight turns into shooting

The gunfire began after a man had been punched and knocked down outside the Elks Club just after 1:30 a.m., according to authorities. Three men and one woman were wounded by gunfire.


05/07/2018 12:24 PM
County has to haul its human waste miles away. And it stinks.

An inspector with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection was conducting a routine inspection at the Gloucester County Utilities Authority in Paulsboro last Monday when he reported the strong odor of sludge coming from the solid waste processing facility, DEP spokesman Larry Hajna confirmed. The smell comes during a time of waste processing flux for the county authority.


05/02/2018 03:43 AM
911 calls reveal aftermath of deadly road rage attack

Check out this story on courierpostonline.com: https://www.courierpostonline.com/story/news/crime/2018/05/01/911-calls-reveal-aftermath-deadly-road-rage-attack/570619002/ Joe Pirri, 32, ran to strangers' homes after he was allegedly attacked by Everett Moore in a road rage incident in March.


04/27/2018 02:37 PM
'Bionic model' gets married with a gold prosthetic arm

Genuine smiles and Melania and Michelle's unlikely friendship: Photographer who snapped image of presidents and first ladies at Barbara Bush's funeral reveals what REALLY happened off-camera Trump says he is 'honored' by 'strong' report by GOP-run House Intel panel that finds 'no collusion' - though it found Trump Tower meeting with Russians showed 'poor judgement' Trump's attorney Michael Cohen and his father-in-law have loaned $26 MILLION to would-be legal pot-growing king, who made his first fortune as a cab mogul 'He lied all over the place to cover it up.


04/26/2018 10:27 PM
Groups tour Gloucester County's new Child Advocacy Center

Groups responsible for protecting children toured the new Child Advocacy Center in Woodbury this week. Shown are Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office Sgt.


04/26/2018 10:33 AM
'You come into this office with compassion' | Q&A with Prosecutor Charles Fiore

Prior to this post, Fiore served as solicitor for Monroe Township, worked as municipal prosecutor for several South Jersey towns and was planning and zoning attorney for the City of Woodbury. He also maintained a private law practice in Williamstown from 1991 until his appointment as prosecutor.


04/21/2018 10:06 AM
Inmate allegedly punched by guard had to wait 13 hours for help, suit claims

A 61-year-old state prison inmate knocked unconscious by a corrections officer had to wait 13 hours before receiving medical care, according to a federal lawsuit. The senior corrections officer, Cortlen S. Flax, 30, of Woodbury, was recently indicted on charges that he punched Julio Valdez and then tried to cover up the incident at South Woods State Prison in Cumberland County.