Camden County Police Department

President Barack Obama visits Camden, New Jersey on Monday, May 18, 2015. (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

Pres. Obama Visits Camden, NJ To Highlight Policing Improvements

The focus of the president’s visit is the city’s two-year-long effort to rebuild trust between law enforcement and the community.

05/18/2015

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Obama To Visit Camden Today To Discuss Community Police Initiatives

President Barrack Obama is meeting with law enforcement officials in Camden, New Jersey today to hear about their efforts to build trust between the police department and the community.

05/18/2015

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Child Finds Body Along Banks Of Delaware River

An autopsy was scheduled Monday for a man whose body was found by a child who was playing along the banks of the Delaware River in Camden, New Jersey.

05/04/2015

File photo of a Camden County police car.  (credit: Mike DeNardo)

Camden County Police Dept. Expressing Pride in Officers’ Restraint and Professionalism

One statistic: more than 3,800 calls for a “person with a gun,” and not one shot was fired by an officer.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/21/2015

Sal DiPaola, of the Camden County Police Department, with the NIBIN system.  Photo by David Madden)

Camden County Police Acquire New Ballistics Scanning Technology To Fight Crime

Former New Jersey state police ballistics expert Sal DiPaola came out of retirement to join the Camden County police force a few weeks ago to run the NIBIN program.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/11/2015

(Dee Bailey, leading the annual "Black History in the Barbershop" event.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Camden Barbershop Becomes a One-Day Black History Museum and Celebration Point For Community Leaders

Dee Bailey, executive director of the business consulting firm Each One Teach, led the activities honoring three local community change makers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/25/2015

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Camden County Police Chief’s New Deal Includes $66,800 Raise

County officials say Scott Thomson’s annual salary will rise by $66,800 under a new contract that calls for him to stay on the job until at least 2019. The raise boosts his yearly salary to $230,000.

03/21/2015

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Camden County Police Department Mentioned In Federal Report

The Camden County Police Department is receiving kudos from President Barack Obama. The department is mentioned in a national report released this week about community policing.

03/03/2015

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Cold Case Cracked, Killer Arrested, Say Camden County Cops

Investigators say it’s been 12 years since Angel Pinto shot and killed John Rodriguez Jr. at the Chateau Bar, in Camden, after an argument.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/02/2015

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Crime Numbers in Camden, NJ Continue to Fall

In 2012 there were 67 homicides, in 2014 just 33.

01/02/2015

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Missing 10-Year-Old Boy Found Safe In Camden

The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office says a 10-year-old boy reported missing Monday has been safely located.

12/01/2014

Eliot P. Knock. (credit: Camden County Prosecutor's Office)

Man Sought In Deadly Shooting In Camden

The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Camden County Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted in connection with a deadly shooting in the city Monday.

11/12/2014

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Camden County Police Officer Helps Deliver Baby Girl

For one Camden County police officer, Halloween was anything but a normal day on the job.

11/10/2014

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Camden County Police Department’s Success Has Not Translated Into Interest In The Rest Of The Country

The Camden County Police Department has been in place for a couple years now and the city of Camden remains the lone participant in the regionalization effort.

09/27/2014

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Man Arrested After Trying To Stab Officer With Ice Pick In South Jersey

A suspect involved in a domestic incident was arrested after he tried to stab a police officer with an ice pick in South Jersey.

09/18/2014

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