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Media Release: Alert Neighbor Contacts Police To Report Vehicle Burglars

On January 15, 2020 at approximately 4:12 am, an alert neighbor noticed two suspicious males walking in the unit block of Marcia Ct. in the Blackwood section of town. They contacted police who quickly responded and set up a perimeter. Shortly after, officers located two males walking on Morningstar Ct.

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Man Armed With A Knife Safely Arrested After Officers Use Less Lethal PepperBalls – January 2, 2020

On Thursday January 2, 2020 the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to a home on the 30 block of Santalina Drive in Sicklerville, NJ 08081 to attempt a warrant service on a Mehal Rockefeller. Mr. Rockefeller was observed in the back yard of the property when officers began to approach he fled into the home.

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Two Charged In Gloucester Township Homicide – January 2, 2020

Rosealee Gomez, 36, of Franklinville, NJ, and Chamberlin Robinson, 41, of Vineland, NJ, were each charged in connection with a home invasion in Gloucester Township. Gomez was charged with one count of Felony Murder and Burglary, and Robinson was charged with one count of Murder, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S.

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Enhanced Patrol And Automatic License Plate Reader Help Lead To Arrest Of Subject For Stealing Wiring

INCIDENT: Enhanced Patrol And Automatic License Plate Reader (Alpr) Help Lead To Arrest Of
Subject For Stealing Wiring
LOCATION: Jarvis Road Sicklerville, NJ 08081
CASE #: 19-50092

On Saturday November 2, 2019 at approximately 6:14AM a theft of wiring occurred at a local business on Jarvis Road in Gloucester Township.

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Chief Earle Retires After 33 Years of Service

Chief Earle Retires After 33 Years of Service – Deputy Chief Harkins to be Promoted to Chief

Chief of Police Harry Earle will retire from the Gloucester Township Police Department effective November 1, 2019 and Deputy Chief David Harkins will be promoted to Chief of Police to lead the department.

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Late Evening Blaze Damages Residence

LOCATION:
Unit block of Evergreen Ave, Blackwood, NJ 08012

CASE #: 19-11190

On 3/8/2019, at approximately 23:07 PM, the Gloucester Township Police Department responded for a report of an active dwelling fire on the unit block of Evergreen Ave. Blackwood. Gloucester Township Police units arrived to find heavy fire coming from the roof.

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GTPD News Release: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle

On Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at approximately 2:09 pm Gloucester Township Police were dispatched to the area of Hickstown Road near Little Mill Road for a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle who was unconscious. The driver of the vehicle remained with the pedestrian until the arrival of police.

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Nighttime Condominium Fire Displaces One Family

GTPD News Release

On Tuesday February 19th at approximately 7:02PM the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to the 1600 block of Broadacres Drive Blackwood, NJ 08012 (Huntington Mews Condominiums) for a report of smoke coming from a condominium. Upon officers arrival, the interior of the condominium was fully engulfed with flames and heavy smoke.

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