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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
Haddonfield Resident Appointed to County Addiction Awareness Task Force

Haddonfield Resident Appointed to County Addiction Awareness Task Force

Michelle Azam, a healthcare representative from Haddonfield, was appointed to help raise awareness.
Suspect Shot by Police During Hit-and-Run in Camden

Suspect Shot by Police During Hit-and-Run in Camden

The shooting and the hit-and-run are being investigated by the Camden County Prosecutor's Office.
Police Warn of Dangers of Caffeine Overdoses

Police Warn of Dangers of Caffeine Overdoses

Pure caffeine powder has been identified in several fatal overdoses.
Clementon Man Charged in Aug. 13 Murder in Pine Hill

Clementon Man Charged in Aug. 13 Murder in Pine Hill

Antonio Wright's bail was set at $750,000, according to the Courier Post.
Police Warn of Fire Challenge Dangers

Police Warn of Fire Challenge Dangers

People set themselves on fire and their peers film them for social media.
Fugitive Captured in Camden

Fugitive Captured in Camden

Alexander Pagan was wanted on an outstanding Superior Court Bench Warrant for guns and drugs. He was arrested on Friday.
Police Investigate Wednesday Night Murder in Pine Hill

Police Investigate Wednesday Night Murder in Pine Hill

Jordan Holden, 19, died after being stabbed on Blackwood-Clementon Road.
Police Search for Suspect in Merchantville Bank Robbery

Police Search for Suspect in Merchantville Bank Robbery

The suspect is described as a black man about six-feet tall and wearing a sweatshirt, dark sunglasses, and a Giants hat.
South Jersey Woman Injured in Basement Collapse During Historic Flooding Tuesday Night

South Jersey Woman Injured in Basement Collapse During Historic Flooding Tuesday Night

Millville received nearly nine inches of rain, nj.com reports.
Camden Police Partner With Private Firm for Added Security

Camden Police Partner With Private Firm for Added Security

Police are entering into an agreement with Allied Barton this week.
Missing Camden Teen Found Saturday Night

Missing Camden Teen Found Saturday Night

Nysiah Brown, 14, was located Saturday night. She is safe and her family has been notified.
Authorities Seek Missing Camden Teen

Authorities Seek Missing Camden Teen

Nysiah Brown was reported missing from her home in the Fairview section on the city on Friday.
Man Pleads Guilty in Gambling Operation Involving Haddonfield Man

Man Pleads Guilty in Gambling Operation Involving Haddonfield Man

Gregory Henkel, of Haddonfield, participated in the gambling operation run out of Runnemede by a Williamstown man.
Man With Ties to Domestic Terrorism Pleads Guilty to Threatening South Jersey Judge

Man With Ties to Domestic Terrorism Pleads Guilty to Threatening South Jersey Judge

Michael Rinderele admitted to threatening a judge over parking tickets for his common law wife.
Cherry Hill Father Appeals to State After School Bus Leaves Autistic Child at Wrong Home

Cherry Hill Father Appeals to State After School Bus Leaves Autistic Child at Wrong Home

Aikan Chaifetz was dropped off at the wrong home and left unattended on July 8. He was also subjected to bullying by his teachers in 2012.
Six Charged in Gun Trafficking Conspiracy Between South Jersey and South Carolina

Six Charged in Gun Trafficking Conspiracy Between South Jersey and South Carolina

Five Camden County men were among those charged with trafficking on Tuesday.
Police Investigate Monday Night Homicide in Camden

Police Investigate Monday Night Homicide in Camden

Nathaniel Kirkpatrick was found shot on the sidewalk on the 2900 block of Octagon Road in Camden at about 10 p.m. He died 30 minutes later.
Police Investigate Friday Night Shooting in Camden

Police Investigate Friday Night Shooting in Camden

Christopher Mitchell, 34, of Camden, was shot about 8:30 p.m. at 7th and Clinton streets in Camden.
Camden Man Charged in 2012 Shooting Murder

Camden Man Charged in 2012 Shooting Murder

Ruben Lozada, 23, was charged with the murder of Jose Viera Jr.
UPDATE: One Dead Following Police-Involved Shooting in Winslow

UPDATE: One Dead Following Police-Involved Shooting in Winslow

The victim has been identified as Daniel Pierre, 42, of Winslow.