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Pedestrian Was Struck As He Walked Along The Black Horse Pike

INCIDENT: Pedestrian Was Struck As He Walked Along The Black Horse Pike
LOCATION: Black Horse Pike in the Hilltop section of Gloucester Township
CASE #: 20-12471
On Monday, March 16th, 2020 at approximately 3:42 pm, Officers from the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to the Black Horse Pike in the area of Oak Avenue for a report of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle.

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Drug House Dismantled in Gloucester Township Arts District

Date of the Incident: March 5th, 2020
Incident Location: 100 Block of the South Blackhorse Pike, Blackwood New Jersey, (Gloucester Township)
Case Number: 2019-51302

A four (4) month investigation into the illegal sale of narcotics resulted in the arrest of 39 year old Khalif Jones from Blackwood.

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Statement from Chief Harkins on “Rally for Progress” Protection Detail Photo

I recently became aware of a photograph that is circulating social media and an online news website call the “Shore News Network”.  I immediately directed an investigation by the Gloucester Township Police Professional Standards Unit.

The photograph falsely claims that a member of the “Pelosi Security Points Gun at Trump Supporters from New Jersey Rooftop”. 

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Police Stakeout Leads to the Arrest of Nighttime Serial Car Bandit

Date: January 2020
Incident location(s): Knoll Run Blackwood / 500 block of Hobart Dr. Laurel Springs
Case Number: 19-53669 / 20-4785 / 20-4792 / 20-4791 / 20-4793
Investigating Detective: Det. Eric Marconi #232

On 1/29/20, at approximately 1253 AM,

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Neighborhood Nuisance Drug House Dismantled

Date: January 30, 2020
Incident location(s): 300 Block of Ridge Avenue, Glendora
Case Number: 2020-01599
Investigating Units: Special Investigations Unit and Operations Response Unit

On 1/30/20, at approximately 0605 AM, the Gloucester Township Police Special Investigations Unit with the assistance of Special Response Team executed a narcotics search warrant on a neighborhood drug house located on the 300 Block of Ridge Avenue in the Glendora section of Gloucester Township.

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Teenage Girl Struck By Vehicle After Exiting A School Bus

On Tuesday January 21st at approximately 7:25 pm, Gloucester Township Police responded to the area of Kearsley Road at Cedar Grove Drive, in the Sicklerville section of the Township, for a report of teenager struck by a vehicle. Arriving Officers located a 14 year old female with a leg injury laying in the roadway.

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Overnight Apartment Complex Fire Displaces Several Residents

LOCATION: Buttonwood Village Apartment Complex
CASE #: 20-3382

On January 21st at approximately 12:01 am, Gloucester Township Police responded to Buttonwood Apartments located at 486 South Black Horse Pike, for a report of a fire. Arriving officers encountered heavy smoke and observed active fire on the roof of building A.

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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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