FBI raid at Gilliam’s home could mean charges close

The FBI raid on the home of Atlantic City’s mayor Monday morning likely was a final piece in an investigation not its beginning, experts say. Several boxes and other items were removed from Mayor Frank Gilliam’s Venice Park home Monday morning, with the FBI confirming only that there was a search warrant and the IRS … Read moreFBI raid at Gilliam’s home could mean charges close

Man slashed during robbery attempt in Pleasantville cemetery

Pleasantville police are investigating an attempted robbery in which a man was cut. The man told police he was slashed in the wrist during a robbery attempt while he was walking through the Atlantic City Cemetery — which is in Pleasantville — on Monday night, Capt. Matt Hartman said. A suspect was not located. The … Read moreMan slashed during robbery attempt in Pleasantville cemetery

Atlantic City man arrested for sexually assaulting woman, forcing her into prostitution

A man who was offered sex and drugs for money ended up saving a woman from being forced into prostitution. The unnamed man called police Friday saying a woman needed help, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Officers Pete Calabrese and Daniel Arra responded to the 2600 block of Pacific Avenue just before 11 p.m. The caller … Read moreAtlantic City man arrested for sexually assaulting woman, forcing her into prostitution

President to sign LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act

The president will sign the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act on Tuesday afternoon. The legislation that would give the state’s fishermen regulatory relief was sent to Donald Trump last week. He is expected to sign it at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Oval Office. Legislation to provide @uscoastguard what they need to get the … Read morePresident to sign LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act