A May 29, 2019, plane crash off Cape May Point was "an act of suicide," according to a Dec. 3, 2020, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report.
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.
At approximately 2:56 p.m. Sept. 29, a North Wildwood police dispatcher received a 911 call reporting four swimmers in distress in the vicinity of 18th Street and the beach.
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.
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.
A 53-year-old Philadelphia woman was hospitalized at Cape Regional Medical Center with injuries after being rescued from the ocean off North Wildwood Sept. 7, along with three of her family members.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
At approximately 7:27 p.m. July 12, emergency dispatchers received a call about bathers in distress at an unprotected beach on the Great Egg Harbor Inlet, just south of the Ocean City-Longport Bridge.
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.
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.
At approximately 8:12 a.m. June 16, the Middle Township Police Department responded to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of State Highway 147 and Massachusetts Avenue, in Burleigh.
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.
At about 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26, the Wildwood City Fire Department was dispatched to the area of Spencer Avenue and the beach for a water rescue assignment.
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.
The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a cruise ship approximately 17 miles off the coast of Little Egg Inlet, on the evening of Dec. 28.
A 59-year-old Wildwood man was seriously injured Dec. 26 in a 6:42 a.m. hit-and-run crash that occurred at the intersection of Wildwood and Pacific avenues.
The Coast Guard has closed the search for a missing kitesurfer near Ocean City after the missing individual called and reported themselves to be safe, Nov. 29.
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.
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.
Coast Guard members from Air Station Atlantic City were awarded prestigious medals for their heroism and meritorious achievement in numerous search and rescue cases and hurricanes, Oct. 9.
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.
A May 2019 report released by the National Highway and Transportation Administration (NHTSA) indicated there were 37,133 traffic fatalities in 2017. That was one fatality nearly every 14 minutes.
When second and third-floor decks collapsed at a Wildwood condominium Sept. 14, 18 persons were injured, and multiple emergency agencies responded.
Ocean City Police responded to the intersection of 34th Street and West Avenue, Aug. 31 at 10:21 a.m. for a reported motor vehicle crash involving a pedestrian.
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.