Opioid Prevention Playbook

Friday, September 20, 2019 from 9am-12pm at the Salem Community college. Coaches, trainers, nurses, teachers and athletic directors are encouraged to attend.

RESCUE Events Bring Opioid Information to Community

During the month of February, the Salem County RESCUE Teams have been proactively combating the Opioid/Addiction Epidemic.

2019 Municipal Warrant Resolution Initiative: Salem County

All services offered on-site for immediate wraparound assistance.

NARCAN Training

Community training, especially for those with family members or loved ones at risk of overdose.

Recovery Resource Center

On MARCH 13 2019, Salem County RESCUE teams will help those battling addiction by offering a Resource Center.


The Salem County Prosecutor’s Office is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of its program to achieve accreditation by verifying that it meets recognized professional best practices.
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Salem County Community Forum to Address Opioid Overdose Epidemic

The goal is to provide information and support to the general public, loved ones, and specifically to those who are struggling with substance abuse issues.
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Mom Who Got High While Her Toddler Died Admits Her Guilt

A woman who got high in the front seat of her car as her 2-year-old child died in the backseat last summer faces between 9.5 and 15 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to second-degree manslaughter.

Man Likely High on PCP When He Stabbed Mom to Death, Prosecutor Says

A man was likely high on PCP when he fatally stabbed his mother and attempted to kill a man who tried to intervene during the alleged attack, prosecutors say.
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Jury Convicts Man of Murder, Kidnapping the Victim's 1-Year-Old

Less than two years after a man was shot to death and his child kidnapped in Salem County, a jury convicted his killer.

Husband Said he Killed Wife Over Affair, Threats to Take Everything

It all began with an argument between Singh, now 48, and his wife, Seema, 42, according to testimony.

Salem City Drug Sweep Yields 6 Arrests, Confiscation of Cash, Car, Narcotics

Salem County Prosecutor John T. Lenahan and Salem Chief of Police John Pelura III announced the arrests which began Feb. 7 and ended on Monday. They were the result of a joint effort between the two agencies and several others.

Police Seek Help in Finding Man Missing More Than a Week

Anyone with information about Jonathan Thompson is asked to contact Salem City Police at 856-935-0057 or anonymously text the department at SCPD to TIP411 (847411).

Man Shot to Death, Another Wounded Outside South Jersey Bar

The shooting was reported around 1:59 a.m. outside Super Discount Liquors, a bar and package goods store, on East Main Street.