editor's pick
  • Updated

Cape May County had eight fatal car crashes in 2020, claiming nine lives. That number is down from 13, in 2019.

editor's pick
  • Updated

A fatal early morning motor vehicle crash closed a northbound portion of the Garden State Parkway for roughly three hours Nov. 14.

  • Updated

At approximately 11:36 p.m. Oct. 3, members of the Middle Township Police Department‘s Patrol Division responded to the intersection of Route 47 and Fifth Street, in Rio Grande, for a reported pedestrian motor vehicle crash.

editor's pick
  • Updated

At approximately 10:20 a.m. Sept. 24, the Middle Township Police Department was dispatched to Golf Club Road for the report of a single-vehicle motor vehicle crash.

editor's pick
  • Updated

The Lower Township Police Department Sept. 12 received a call from a concerned citizen on the beach, in the area of Beach and Delford drives, in regards to an occupied raft, in the Delaware Bay, that may be in distress. 

editor's pick
  • Updated

The Lower Township Police Department Sept. 5 received a report that a pedestrian had been struck by a motor vehicle, in the vicinity of Lennox Avenue and Fishing Creek Road, in Fishing Creek.

editor's pick
  • Updated

At approximately 6 p.m. Aug. 19, the Middle Township Police Department responded to Indian Trail Road, in the area of Pennsylvania Avenue, for the report of a motor vehicle crash involving a bicyclist.

editor's pick
  • Updated

At approximately 9:18 p.m. July 29, the Middle Township Police Department received a call of an unresponsive individual found in a pool at a residence located on Stagecoach Road, in Court House.

editor's pick
  • Updated

Two women were killed in a head-on motor vehicle crash July 22. The incident occurred at about 3:20 p.m., on Ocean Drive, in Cold Spring.

editor's pick
  • Updated

On the morning of July 21, just before 9 a.m., and prior to the beaches being guarded, the Wildwood City Fire Department, Wildwood Beach Patrol’s ALERT (After-Hours Lifeguard Emergency Response Team), Wildwood Police Department, and the North Wildwood Fire Department were dispatched to Cresse Avenue and the beach, for a water rescue assignment.

  • Updated

At approximately 6 a.m July 18, a fisherman located the body of an unidentified man floating in the Great Egg Harbor Inlet, between Longport and Ocean City.

  • Updated

The Wildwood Fire Department, Wildwood Beach Patrol’s ALERT (After-Hours Lifeguard Emergency Response Team), and Wildwood Police Department were dispatched to the area of Baker Avenue and the beach July 13, at around 8 p.m., for a water rescue assignment.

  • Updated

At around 8 p.m. July 13, the Middle Township Police Department responded to a report of a pedestrian motor vehicle crash on Route 47, in the area of Sixth Street, in Rio Grande.

  • Updated

The Coast Guard suspended their search for the missing swimmer who was last seen in the vicinity of the Ocean City bridge July 12.

editor's pick
  • Updated

Wildwood Police Department Emergency Communications operators received an emergency 911 call reporting a possible drowning with CPR in progress at the Beachside Resort, located at 3700 Atlantic Ave., in Wildwood.

editor's pick
  • Updated

At approximately 6:21 p.m. July 2, Avalon Police, Avalon Rescue, and the Avalon Beach Patrol responded to the 21st Street beach for a report of a possible drowning.

editor's pick
  • Updated

A Swainton man died from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle crash on the Garden State Parkway May 5.

editor's pick
  • Updated

A Court House woman died as a result of a motor vehicle crash near the intersection of Bobbi Lane and South Street, in Titusville, Fla., at 8 a.m. Feb. 26.

editor's pick
  • Updated

The Avalon Volunteer Fire Department rescued a dog that was trapped underneath a dock in the back bay off 42nd Street on New Year’s Eve, according to the Avalon Police Department.

editor's pick
  • Updated

New Jersey State Police and the Coast Guard responded to a boat crash at the jetty in Cape May Inlet at 5:59 p.m. Nov. 26, according to Sgt. 1st Class Jeff Flynn, New Jersey State Police.

editor's pick
  • Updated

A North Cape May man died in a motor vehicle crash Nov. 24 on the Garden State Parkway near Little Egg Harbor, Ocean County, according to Sgt. Lawrence Peele, New Jersey State Police.

editor's pick
  • Updated

Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief Thomas McQuillen of the Sea Isle City Police Department announced the arrest of a suspect from a hit-and-run accident, which occurred Sept. 1, that left a pedestrian with serious bodily injuries. 

Cape May City experienced a power outage about 6:20 p.m. Sept. 5 that was expected to last from one to two hours.

  • Updated

New Jersey State Police responded to a call of a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle in South Seaville around 8:30 p.m. Sept. 1.

The Sea Isle City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a driver wanted for questioning regarding a hit-and-run crash with a pedestrian that occurred between 2:45 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. Sept. 1 in the area of 78th and Landis Avenue.