Saturday, October 18, 2014

Galloway Township Police Blotter October 5-11, 2014

Galloway Township Police responded to 822 calls for service during October 5, 2014 through October 11, 2014.

Additional statistics include: 3 Burglaries, 25 Motor Vehicle Accidents, 70 Tickets issued, 2 Driving While Intoxicated, 26 Arrests, 12 Domestic Violence, 23 Fire Calls, 12 EMS Calls and 1 Juvenile calls.

10/5 Sterling Drive 
10/5 E. Ridgewood Ave 
10/7 Aloe St. 

Friday, October 17, 2014

Galloway Man Arrested for Luring and Possession of Stun-Gun

On October 17, 2014, Javier Baquero, 32, of Galloway was arrested by the Galloway Township Police Department and charged with Luring and Possession of a Prohibited Device (Stun-Gun).

The incident involving the charges took place on October 14, 2014, located on Willow Avenue where the incident involved a juvenile female.

Mr. Baquero was lodged in the Atlantic County Jail in lieu of $100,000.00 bail. 

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Accident Sends Driver to Hospital After being Ejected from Vehicle when Overturning

On October 16, 2014 at 8:51 a.m., Galloway Township Police responded to a motor vehicle accident with an overturned vehicle. 

A 2002 Hyundai driven by Emilie Burns 78, of Leeds Point, NJ turned in front of a 2006 Jeep driven by Ronald Poirier 51, also of Leeds Point. 

Burns was attempting a left turn onto Smith Bowen prior to impact. After the collision Poirier’s vehicle left the roadway and overturned twice. During the second roll over Poirier was ejected from the vehicle. 

Fatal Accident on Black Horse Pike in Hamilton Township

On October 16, 2014 at approximately 1:14 PM the Township of Hamilton Police Department responded to Route 322, the Black Horse Pike, in the area of milepost 42 for a motor vehicle crash.

Preliminary investigation determined a 1995 Toyota Camry was traveling westbound on Route 322 and for undetermined reasons lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle left the roadway and overturned and crashed into a tree causing severe damage to the vehicle and trapping the driver.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Criminal Mischief Reported at the Field of Dreams in Absecon

The Absecon Police Department is investigating a criminal mischief complaint which occurred at the Field of Dreams playground area located in the Absecon Sports Complex - 1000 Morton Ave.

Police responded to the Field of Dreams on Tuesday October 14 at 3:30pm, for a report of criminal mischief. Caretakers of the field and playground area advised police that someone poured Canola Oil all over the special needs playground equipment, making the metal and plastic surfaces slippery and unable to use. 

Stockton to Host Program on Heroin Epidemic Presented by Prosecutor’s Office in Woodbine

Galloway Township, NJ - Adults, parents and youngsters (sixth grade and older) are invited to attend a special presentation titled, “Pills to Heroin,” designed to educate the public about the current heroin epidemic that is affecting communities across the country – including Cape May County.
The Southern Regional Institute & Educational Technology Training Center (SRI&ETTC) in the School of Education at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey is hosting the program presented by the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office. 

Monday, October 13, 2014

Deadline to Register to Vote is Tuesday, October 14th

The last day to Register to Vote is Tuesday, October 14th. If you are not registered to vote, stop by the Municipal Complex to complete a voter registration form or click on this link, print out the application and mail it in. Be sure to have it post marked by October 14th! Don't be late.

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