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Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Wildwood Police Chief Robert Regalbuto announced the grand jury indictment of Sean W. Tatem Oct. 16 for a first-degree drug-induced-death charge, according to a release.

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An employee of a Wildwood Crest motel was charged with aggravated assault and unlawful possession of a weapon following an Oct. 13 incident reported at 10:17 a.m. on Atlantic Avenue.

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On Oct. 10 at 5:05 a.m., the Ocean City Police Department and Cape May County Regional Swat Team served a search warrant on an apartment located inside a condominium complex in the 900 block of Wesley Avenue.

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Middle Township Police Department Patrol Division responded to the 300 block of West Anna Street in Whitesboro and the 300 block of Goshen Road in Court House Oct. 8 at 6 a.m. for a report that these residences had been shot with flares.

Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a sex offender from Cape May County who has prior convictions for molesting a 6-year-old boy and possessing hundreds of files of child pornography was sentenced to prison today after pleading guilty to a new child pornography charge.

In March 2017, the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office issued a release that announced the arrest of Ronnie Erricson, 49, a Court House resident who was accused of practicing psychology without a license.

The first "Safe Surrender" event held in Cape May County was a success if one measures success in terms of the 92 individuals who no longer have to fear arrest for outstanding warrants.

The Middle Township Police Department received information in the evening of Sept. 26 about a threatening post on social media directed at Middle Township. Shortly after making the announcement, at 9:36 p.m. the department issued a second release stating that the subject, Raymond Bailey III, was in custody.

The Wildwood Police Department Uniform Patrol Division, conducted a suspicious motor vehicle stop Sept. 22 about 2 a.m. in the 100 West Block of Maple Avenue, Wildwood, it resulted in two arrests.

The following is based on information received from a law enforcement agency. The person(s) named is innocent until proven otherwise in court.

On Sept. 18 at approximately 4:19 p.m., members of the Wildwood Police Department Uniform and Detective Divisions responded to a bank in the 3100 block of New Jersey Avenue, Wildwood, in connection to a reported robbery in progress.

At about 11:19 a.m. Sept. 13, Cape May County Communications dispatched members of the Lower Township Police Department to the area of the Seashore Road (Cape May Canal) Bridge for the report of a subject jumping off the bridge.

Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner, Cumberland County Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae and Special Agent-in-Charge Valerie Nickerson of the Drug Enforcement Administration announce the conclusion of "Operation Forefathers." It was a large-scale narcotics investigation initiated by the Cape May and Atlantic County Prosecutor's Offices and the DEA.

On Sept. 9 at approximately 5:57 p.m. members of the Lower Township Police Department responded to the 600 block of Weeks Landing Road in Erma for the report of a female who alleged she was just attacked by a man possessing a gun.

On Sept. 8, at approximately 3:43 a.m., the Middle Township Police Department responded to the Rio Grande Mobile Home Park, in Rio Grande, for a 9-1-1 call of a reported stab victim.

The Middle Township Police Department has identified and charged the subject responsible for the Aug. 25 robbery of a department store, in Rio Grande.