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.

Loaded guns, drugs seized in Salem raid

The arrest of this man was the culmination of a month-long investigation of drug activity around Sinnickson Street, Salem NJ, an area long known for crime.

Alleged leader of Salem County drug distribution ring, others, indicted

The alleged leader of a Salem County drug distribution ring and 14 others who authorities say were involved, have been indicted by a Salem County grand jury.
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3 sought in armed robbery of Penns Grove convenience store

Authorities are looking for the armed robbers who held up a local convenience store early Thursday morning.

4 Salem County unsolved murders remain a priority, authorities say

There are four unsolved murder cases in Salem County and for top law enforcement officials that's four too many. Often to referred to as cold cases, these killings are far from forgotten.

Teenager shot in Salem City was unintended target, police say

A Salem man has been jailed after allegedly shooting a teenager who was hit by a stray bullet on a city street this weekend, police say.

Salem County teacher charged with sexually assaulting girl, 3

A local man who works as a school teacher in Salem City has been jailed on charges of sexually assaulting a young girl.

PUBLIC NOTICE - On-Site Assessment

The Salem County Prosecutor’s Office is scheduled for an on-site…

Hidden in Plain Sight - Youth & Drug Trends

Taking a closer look at current drug trends, youth behavior & starting the conversation An interactive Awareness Event for Parents, Caretakers, Educators & Youth Workers

Salem County drug network broken up, 14 arrested, cops say

A three-month interstate investigation that involved local, county, state and federal authorities has resulted in the arrest of 14 and the seizure of narcotics and cash, officials say.

Penns Grove man indicted in machete attack on man, woman

A Penns Grove man has been indicted by a Salem County grand jury for his alleged using a "knife or machete-type object," according to court documents.

What happens when you text a tip to N.J. police?

Salem County law enforcement launched the use of the "tip411" system Thursday, July 16, 2015. The system will allow residents to provide anonymous crime tips to all police departments that cover Salem County.

Salem County youth get hands-on lesson about role of law enforcement

The Diversity in Law Enforcement Academy held by Salem County Prosecutor's Office teaches high school level students the necessary skills to be a police officer. Detectives from the Prosecutor's Office demonstrate teamwork.

Heroin, suspected drug cash all seized in Elmer raid, authorities say

A borough man was jailed after authorities say they found numerous packets of heroin along with a prescription drug and cash allegedly from drug sales.

N.J. law enforcement officers commended for dedication, service

Putting their lives on the line daily, fighting crime, and rescuing those in need, Salem County law enforcement officers were commemorated for their dedication at the annual award ceremony Thursday afternoon.