Category: State News

Multi-Chamber Business Expo on the Boardwalk

LAKEWOOD – Five Chambers of Commerce will present a Mega Business Expo at Martell’s Tiki Bar in Point Pleasant Beach on Thursday, April 19 from 5 until 7:30 p.m. Brick Township, Lakewood, Point Pleasant, Point Pleasant Beach, and Toms River are collaborating to host this professional outing.

Child Porn Sweep Nets More Than 2 Dozen In NJ

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa today announced the arrests associated with a large-scale child porn investigation dubbed Operation Watchdog. The three-month, multi-agency effort resulted in 27 men and one woman being charged with distribution and possession of child pornography.

Report Finds State Police In Compliance With Professional Standards

STATE — An Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) review released today found the New Jersey State Police is continuing to effectively handle allegations of trooper misconduct. The OSC review also identified a number of steps that can be taken to further improve state practices in this area, such as ensuring that the prosecution of trooper discipline cases and the impartial monitoring of those cases are not handled by the same office.

Senior-Living Community Hosts “Senior Scam” Prevention Seminar

LAKEWOOD — With approximately 31 percent of Ocean County’s population over 55 years old, scam artists have plagued the community and victimized its senior population. To educate the community about these criminals, Harrogate, a life care continuing care retirement community in Ocean County, recently hosted a “Senior Scam” prevention seminar with Sergeant Cindy Boyd of the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Senior Scam Task Force.