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Toms River Police accepting applications for youth Cadet program
The Toms River Police Public Safety Cadet Unit #137 is currently accepting applications for their program seeking youth ages 14-20 years old.
Monmouth County Sheriff’s Officers arrest man posing as police officer
An Old Bridge man has found himself in trouble with the law after posing as a police officer at a traffic stop on Route 18 in Monmouth County.
Beachwood Police looking for man wanted for attempted vehicle burglary
Beachwood Police are asking for your help in identifying a man who tried stealing a vehicle on Pacific Avenue Monday, with the driver still in her seat.
Neptune man charged with stealing deceased wife’s SS benefits
A Neptune township man stands accused of stealing $23,028.25 in Social Security Disability benefits and Supplemental Security Income Benefits that were written out to his deceased wife.
Colts Neck construction company supervisor paying ghosts now charged with theft
It may be the time of the season for ghosts and goblins but paying them is illegal.
Bloods Street Gang member from Brick charged in Drug Trafficking ring
A Brick Township man with alleged ranking ties to a criminal group known as the Bloods Street Gang has now been charged for his role in a Drug Trafficking organization.
Jersey Shore Covid-19 Positive Cases Summary
Here are the positive cases reported over the last week across Monmouth and Ocean County.
M.A.S.H. Unit of a different kind provides services to Ocean County senior citizens
The M.A.S.H. program in Ocean County stands for Mobile Assistance for Seniors at Home and it's something the Freeholders are hoping helps a great deal in the senior communities moving forward.
Middletown Police need your help identifying “Porch Pirate”
Middletown Police are investigating the theft of a package from a porch outside a home in the Oak Hill section.
Holmdel Police looking for man who tried robbing multiple vehicles
There's another reminder coming from police to make sure that your cars are locked and valuables not in sight, this time in Holmdel Township.
From Central Regional to Hollywood: How Parlapanides brothers made it big
Vlas and Charley Parlapanides have gone from the beautiful sunrises, sunsets and sunny summer afternoons in Ocean County and the Jersey Shore to the sunny skies and palm trees in California, because they've made it as Writers/Producers in Hollywood.
Second report of shots fired in Toms River this week under investigation
Toms River Police and the Ocean County Prosecutors Office is simultaneously investigating two reported incidents of shots fired after another incident occurred on Tuesday night along Washington Street.