Camden County Police
Officer Robert Shea was assisting another officer around 3:15 Tuesday afternoon near the corner of Louis and Chase streets in Camden when Barry Best, 34, walked up behind the officer and grabbed his gun and tried to remove it from the holster.
Officers found a 21-year-old Delran man unconscious and turning blue in the driver’s seat of his car. He came to after a dose of Narcan.
Camden County Police spokesman Dan Keashen says the man was suicidal and intentionally prompted officers to shoot him.
Police say they arrested the suspect Friday wanted for shooting a Camden County police officer a few days earlier.
Local authorities and the US Marshals Service are offering a $5,000 reward for information regarding the whereabouts of 21-year-old Victor Bennett, of Camden. He has several distinctive facial tattoos.
Police say an officer was following a suspicious vehicle when two people jumped out and one fired at the patrol car.
Camden County Police are investigating after they say an officer was struck in the arm by a bullet fragment Wednesday night.
Camden County Police are helping children do something special for their dads on Father’s Day.
“You know, it’s not easy when you stand out here,” said Andres Camacho, remembering the June 9, 2006 murder of his son, Andres III, outside a grocery store at Berwick Street and Marlton Pike in Camden.
The report, compiled by the Cordero Group at the behest of the county, determined Pennsauken could save 4.8 million dollars a year with a county run department at the current staffing level of 79 officers.
Camden County Police confirmed that President Obama will be in Camden Monday.
Three people were shot, one fatally, during a birthday party in South Jersey late Sunday night.
The head of the Camden County police department is getting a big raise.
Police are searching for a man accused of impersonating a police officer inside a Camden, New Jersey convenience store.
Camden County authorities say 41-year-old Angel Pinto, of Westville, shot and killed 23-year-old Camden resident John Rodriguez Jr. at a Camden bar in 2002.