Atlantic City Women’s March draws hundreds to Boardwalk

Forget the threat of a winter storm and a state of emergency issued by the governor.Hundreds gathered on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City to march against a bigger threat they see.“Women’s rights are under attack, what do we do? Stand up fight back,” came the rally cry as the Atlantic City Women’s March started Saturday … Read moreAtlantic City Women’s March draws hundreds to Boardwalk

Pleasantville High teacher charged in sexual relationship with 18-year-old student

A Pleasantville High School teacher has been charged with official misconduct after allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student. Gaeckle, 30, of Galloway Township, was arrested Friday, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. She allegedly had sexual relations with an 18-year-old student on at least two occasions, and then directed the student to destroy … Read morePleasantville High teacher charged in sexual relationship with 18-year-old student

ShotSpotter close to helping Pleasantville with gun crimes

Pleasantville’s police should have some major help tracking shootings by the end of next month. ShotSpotter’s implementaion has gotten full support from the community and business owners, and should be fully functional by Feb. 27, according to a timeline presented to the public Thursday. But the new audio gunshot detection system goes beyond alerting police … Read moreShotSpotter close to helping Pleasantville with gun crimes

Millville man charged with drugs, guns after traffic stop

A Millville man was jailed after two guns and drugs were found during a car stop, State Police said.Robert Bennett was stopped for a traffic violation in Deerfield Township at about 2 a.m. Saturday, according to the report.During the stop, troopers from the Bridgeton Station found heroin and marijuana.After further investigation, a .38-caliber revolver and … Read moreMillville man charged with drugs, guns after traffic stop

Mays Landing man arrested after hit-and-run with cop car

A Mays Landing man was arrested after rear-ended a Hamilton Township police car, then fled by going the wrong way down 322.Sgt. Chris Robell, with his K-9 partner in his car, was stopped a red light on Route 50 at the Route 322 overpass just before 9 a.m. Thursday, police said.He was struck from behind … Read moreMays Landing man arrested after hit-and-run with cop car