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The latest on local crime and public safety.
Four Narcan Reversals Of Possible Heroin Overdoses In Point Pleasant Boro

Four Narcan Reversals Of Possible Heroin Overdoses In Point Pleasant Boro

A 20-year-old man was overdosing on heroin on Tuesday, July 22, at 8:48 p.m. Ptl. Travis Popiel administered Narcan.
POINT BEACH LIVE: Video Shows How Martell's Tiki Bar Is Faring This Summer

POINT BEACH LIVE: Video Shows How Martell's Tiki Bar Is Faring This Summer

New Jersey Beach Cams provides a steady stream of video of Martell's Tiki Bar on the Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk. Just refresh the page to keep the video running.
Point Pleasant Man Arrested In Asbury Park On Crack Cocaine Charges

Point Pleasant Man Arrested In Asbury Park On Crack Cocaine Charges

Cossio allegedly has a history of failing-to-appear warrants, and another warrant was requested to secure is appearance in court.
Blood Alcohol Results Pending On Belmar Man In Crash That Injured Two Cops

Blood Alcohol Results Pending On Belmar Man In Crash That Injured Two Cops

Second officer released from Jersey Shore University Medical Center late Saturday
Man Wanted for Point Pleasant Beach Carjacking Apprehended in Essex County

Man Wanted for Point Pleasant Beach Carjacking Apprehended in Essex County

Brown was being sought locally after the Point Beach incident outside the Green Planet coffee shop on Arnold Avenue
Ocean County Woman Charged With Assaulting Boy, 12, With PlayStation Cord

Ocean County Woman Charged With Assaulting Boy, 12, With PlayStation Cord

Police also charge 29-year-old woman with using drugs around the boy
Point Pleasant Beach Fire Chief: We Need Generator

Point Pleasant Beach Fire Chief: We Need Generator

Fire officials and others have asked for additional help with fire safety since a blaze ripped through the Mariners Cove Motor Inn in March, killing four people.
Suspect In Point Beach Robbery, Seattle Murders May Have Family, Friends in N.J.

Suspect In Point Beach Robbery, Seattle Murders May Have Family, Friends in N.J.

Authorities say wanted man may have connections in the Essex County area
No Injuries When Boat Overturns in Point Pleasant Canal

No Injuries When Boat Overturns in Point Pleasant Canal

Nobody was injured when a boat overturned in the Point Pleasant Canal over the weekend.
'Jersey Shore' T.V. Star Michael 'The Situation' Sorrentino In Legal Trouble Again

'Jersey Shore' T.V. Star Michael 'The Situation' Sorrentino In Legal Trouble Again

He and his brother, Marc, have been sued by their former attorney who claims they bounced checks and owe $29,000 legal fees.
PHOTOS: Seaside Heights, Seaside Park Boardwalk Finally Reconnected After Fire

PHOTOS: Seaside Heights, Seaside Park Boardwalk Finally Reconnected After Fire

Photographers on Twitter this week caught the first reconnection of the boardwalk between Seaside Heights and Seaside Park since the fall 2013 fire chewed up much of the landmark.
Brick Man Charged in Beaver Dam Road Hit and Run

Brick Man Charged in Beaver Dam Road Hit and Run

Report: owner of vehicle tried to make repairs to cover up incident
UPDATE: Man Found Guilty In Death Of Point Beach Resident, Ocean Gate Cop

UPDATE: Man Found Guilty In Death Of Point Beach Resident, Ocean Gate Cop

A jury agreed with the police's determination that Erick Uzcategui, 34, of Manchester was drunk and high when he ran his vehicle into 32-year-old Jason Marles's Jeep on the Garden State Park
Cops: Ocean County Mom Hits Car While Driving With 'Bags' Of Heroin, Two Kids

Cops: Ocean County Mom Hits Car While Driving With 'Bags' Of Heroin, Two Kids

Ester Aidukas returned to the scene and was placed under arrest. The investigation revealed additional bags of heroin and paraphernalia to be in her possession, police said.
Point Pleasant Woman Charged With Marijuana Possession in Wall

Point Pleasant Woman Charged With Marijuana Possession in Wall

ALSO: Wall police charge two with shoplifting
After Attempted Robbery, It's Still Groovy At Point Pleasant Beach Coffee Shop

After Attempted Robbery, It's Still Groovy At Point Pleasant Beach Coffee Shop

Indeed, the event seemed to be about a dispute, or a crime involving two people - and nothing about a store that prides itself on fair trade products and, on its website, calls coffee one of
Point Beach Robbery Suspect Wanted in Three Homicides: Have You Seen Him?

Point Beach Robbery Suspect Wanted in Three Homicides: Have You Seen Him?

Point Pleasant Beach police identified the man as Ali Muhammad Brown, 30, who is considered to be homeless.
POINT BEACH LIVE: Video Shows How Hurricane Arthur, Rain Could Impact Area

POINT BEACH LIVE: Video Shows How Hurricane Arthur, Rain Could Impact Area

New Jersey Beach Cams provides a steady stream of video of Martell's Tiki Bar on the Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk. Just refresh the page to keep the video running.
Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

The child, whose identity is being withheld, was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital where she is being treated for injuries suffered in the attack, police said.