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Man died from single gunshot to the neck

A man who was shot and wounded in Salem City early Monday later died. No suspects have yet been arrested, police say.
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Man Suffers Life-Threatening Wounds in Salem Shooting, Cops Say

The 19-year-old Salem City resident, whose name was not released, was found in the street and was airlifted to Christiana Hospital in Newark, Del. His condition was not available Monday morning, but authorities did say his wounds were life-threatening.
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9 Will Be Honored at Puerto Rican Action Committee's 45th Annual Gala

PRAC will honor six individuals with its 2016 Hispanic Heritage Award. Three individuals — the prosecutors from Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties — will be honored with PRAC's 2016 Diversity and Leadership Award.
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Penns Grove Cop Charged With Drug Distribution, Authorities Say

A patrolman with the Penns Grove Police Department was charged Monday with distributing prescription drugs, according to authorities.
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7, Including Alleged Ringleader, Arrested in Salem County Drug Probe, Authorities Say

Suspected cocaine with an estimated street value of approximately $5,000 confiscated and lead to the arrests of the 7 Salem County citizens.

Police, kids all become part of the same team in Salem

Police and local children on the same team, playing basketball together and forging new friendships at the "Cops & Kids Basketball" event .
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Salem County Prosecutor’s Office is Seeking Forensic Nurse Examiners

Current job opening at the Salem County Prosecutor's Office for qualified Forensic Nurse Examiners

Man who 'hacked' woman, son with machete-like weapon gets 26 years

Matthew D. Rolle of Penns Grove was sentenced to 26 years in state prison for attacking and seriously injuring a man and his mother.

6 tips from cops to keep your kids safe from online predators

As technology changes, the need to protect children from online predators continues to increase.

Those who went above call of duty honored at Salem Co. law enforcement event

The Salem County Law Enforcement Recognition Awards Ceremony was held June 9, 2016 at the Salem County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge in Pennsville.
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Heroin that could be worth $2M seized in record N.J. bust

Adelfo Miranda-Daza, 27, was allegedly found in possession of four kilos of the drug when he was arrested Thursday evening in Pennsville Township, according to Salem County Prosecutor John T. Lenahan.

Stabbing in middle of N.J. street leads to attempted murder charge

A borough man has been charged with attempted murder and other offenses after allegedly stabbing another person in the middle of a street Sunday, authorities say.

Longtime N.J. bank employee stole $50,000, authorities say

A former longtime employee of a local bank has been charged with stealing $50,000, authorities said.

Man who ran down NJ high school athlete & fled scene gets 3 years in prison

The driver who struck a popular high school athlete and then left him lying critically injured along a Pennsville Township road will be sentenced to three years in prison, officials say.

How one NJ county plans for the worst: an active shooting

Law enforcement agencies in Salem County conduct an active shooter drill at Salem Community College in Carneys Point.