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Atlantic County leading way in fighting human trafficking

Uriah Hannah was convicted of trying to lure teenage girls into prostitution. The Egg Harbor City girls were saved, but the case proved a turning point for Atlantic County Assistant Prosecutor Danielle Buckley, who learned a lot about the world of prostitution — and how those being sold for money are often victims. Buckley and the five-member … Read more Atlantic County leading way in fighting human trafficking

Ex-Atlantic City councilman gets six months in IRS fraud

A former Atlantic City councilman was sentenced to six months in prison for his part in a conspiracy to defraud the IRS of nearly $120,000.John Schultz, 74, also must serve six month of home confinement upon his release. Parole supervision will continue for an additional six months after that.He previously admitted in federal court that … Read more Ex-Atlantic City councilman gets six months in IRS fraud

Former Egg Harbor Township man’s death in State Police custody under investigation

It took a press release to the media for a former Egg Harbor Township man’s family to get information on how he died in State Police custody, the family’s attorney said.Marshall Zamor, 39, of Sicklerville, died March 29, after he was arrested for marijuana possession during a motor vehicle stop on the Atlantic City Expressway.The … Read more Former Egg Harbor Township man’s death in State Police custody under investigation

ACPD shooting suspects appear in Superior Cou​rt

Police filled an Atlantic County Superior Courtroom on Tuesday afternoon,  as the two men accused in a shooting that critically wounded a young veteran made their first court appearances. Martel Chisolm, 29, and Demetris Cook, 28, face two counts of attempted murder, three counts of armed robbery and other offenses. They along with Jerome Damon, 29, allegedly were armed … Read more ACPD shooting suspects appear in Superior Cou​rt