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Louis Cappelli

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Police Academy Gets Underway In Camden County

In six months they will hit the streets as newly minted Camden County Police officers.


(A Camden police car may soon be a thing of the past when the county takes over policing duties.  File photo from CBS3)

NJ Agency OKs Layoff of Camden’s Entire Police Force

The City of Camden, NJ has received the go-ahead to lay off all of its uniformed police officers, in a step toward creating a new, county-run police force.


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Camden Plans To Disband Police, Starting Anew

Camden, long among the nation’s poorest and most crime-ridden, is on the verge of dismantling its police department and starting anew with a force run by the county government.


(Camden County freeholder-director Louis Cappelli.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Effort To Force Voter Referendum On Camden Police Raises Ire of County Official

Lou Cappelli, leader of the county freeholders, questions the credibility and motive of those who distributed the petitions.


Plan Afoot to Keep Camden's Libraries Open

The public libraries in Camden, NJ may not be closing after all.  Camden mayor Dana Redd is announcing a rescue plan that will keep Camden’s public libraries open.