What’s that smell in Brick? What’s on Fire?

BRICK TOWNSHIP, NJ – Residents of Brick Township this weekend may smell thick smoke in the air in different parts of town depending upon the wind direction. The Brick Township Police Department today said there’s nothing to worry about. It’s part of…

Portland Police Listen to Residents, Plan to Deploy More Officers Amid Uptick in Violence

PORTLAND, OR – Since May of 2020, Portland residents have seen their city become ground zero for a 10-month long occupation by groups of rioters and protesters. After the city’s mayor and council backed measures to cut back policing, the police department…

Maple Shade man arrested for murder of 60-year-old man at his home

MAPLE SHADE, NJ – A 23-year-old Maple Shade man has been arrested and charged with the murder of Lovelle Laramore on February 24, 2021, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri reported. On Thursday, February 25, 2021, at approximately 9:30 a.m., Trenton Emergency…

Former National President of Children’s Blanket Charity Sentenced for Stealing More Than $400,000 from the Organization

PEORIA, ILL –The former national president of Project Linus, Carol Babbitt, 61, was sentenced to more than two years in prison for stealing money from the not-for-profit organization. Project Linus provides handmade blankets for children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or in…

Dominican National Sentenced to More than 15 Years in Prison for Heroin and Fentanyl Trafficking

BOSTON, MASS – A Dominican national was sentenced yesterday in relation to the seizure of over 10 kilograms of fentanyl and heroin in December 2018. Carlos Soto-Villar, 34, a Dominican national formerly residing in Lawrence, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge…