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ACPO MAJOR CRIMES UNIT INVESTIGATING DOUBLE SHOOTING THAT KILLED ATLANTIC CITY MAN, WOUNDED ANOTHER

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ATLANTIC CITY MAN INDICTED ON FELONY MURDER, ROBBERY, WEAPONS CHARGES IN FATAL 2020 SHOOTING

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ACPO CAPTAINS & LIEUTENANT RECEIVE ACCREDITED COMMAND EXECUTIVE CERTIFICATION FROM NJ STATE ASSOC. OF CHIEFS OF POLICE

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ACPO RECOGNIZES OFFICERS OF ATLANTIC CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT FOR GIVING BACK TO AC KIDS DURING HOLIDAY SEASON

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ACPO CHIEF OF COUNTY INVESTIGATORS BRUCE DESHIELDS CELEBRATES 39 YEARS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICE

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NYC MAN IDENTIFIED AS FATAL SHOOTING VICTIM IN FRIDAY NIGHT HOMICIDE IN ATLANTIC CITY

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Statement From the Atlantic County Prosecutor

On behalf of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, I would like to welcome you to our webpage. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office provides professional leadership and guidance through the coordination of law enforcement resources to safeguard and protect the citizenry by detection, arrest, prosecution and conviction of criminal offenders. We recognize that you, the public, are our greatest partner in prosecuting criminal activity and solving inactive cases. Accordingly, this site is intended to provide you with vital information concerning public safety, such as helpful links to other law enforcement agencies and our partners in crime prevention, press releases regarding the status of various criminal investigations, pictures of our community engagement, and an opportunity to interact with our office in an effort to make Atlantic County safer and healthier for its citizens, and visitors, alike. The overwhelming amount of men and women who work in the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office also live in Atlantic County. We are your neighbors, parishioners, athletic coaches, and volunteers. As such, we have a vested interest in making our community safe for everyone. Please join me, and the members of our office, in preventing crime before it occurs and obtaining justice for victims of crime, when it does occur. As always, “if you see something, say something.” Thank you for the opportunity to serve you. Sincerely,

DAMON G. TYNER Atlantic County Prosecutor

 

MAYS LANDING- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit is actively investigating a double shooting that occurred on Monday, March 1, 2021, when an Atlantic City man was fatally shot and another city man suffered a gunshot wound, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Monday, Atlantic City Police received 911 calls for …

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MAYS LANDING- An Atlantic County Grand Jury has handed up an indictment against a  23 year-old Atlantic City man for the August 2020, fatal shooting of Wayne Brown, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Keshawn T. Faulkner, of Atlantic City, is indicted on the following charges for the murder of 25 year-old Wayne Brown: …

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MAYS LANDING- The New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police has awarded certification status for Accredited Command Executive to Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Captain Kevin B. Hincks, Captain Brian J. Lee and Lieutenant Matthew E. Paley. “The only way we can truly achieve reform in our criminal justice system is through education, professionalism, and …

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ATLANTIC CITY— In observance of Black History Month, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner is recognizing a RANDOM ACT OF COPNESS by a group of Atlantic City Police Officer who partnered during the holiday season with the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives to give back to the community they serve. “The relationship between …

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MAYS LANDING- ACPO Chief of Atlantic County Investigators Bruce K. DeShields has served as a veteran law enforcement officer with now over 39 years of experience since he started his law enforcement career in 1982. “As Chief DeShields celebrates his 39th anniversary, his career has spanned twice as long as many of those in law …

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ATLANTIC CITY- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit has identified the victim of a fatal shooting that occurred Friday night on February 5, 2021 in Atlantic City, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On February 5, 2021, at approximately 9:27 p.m., the Atlantic City Police Department was notified of a shooting on …

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MAYS LANDING- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Friday night on February 5, 2021, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On February 5, 2021, at approximately 9:27 p.m., the Atlantic City Police Department was notified of a shooting on the 1300 block of Pacific Avenue.  Atlantic

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MAYS LANDING- An Atlantic County Grand Jury has returned an indictment of Aggravated Manslaughter and other charges against an Absecon man who was involved in the April 2020, crash that killed a 48 year-old Galloway Township woman, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Keneet Camacho, 39, is indicted on the following charges: Aggravated Manslaughter, …

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MAYS LANDING- Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of County Investigators Bruce DeShields has been named the 2021 President of the State Chief of County Investigators/Detectives Association of New Jersey. The association includes members of New Jersey’s 21 county prosecutor’s offices, the Drug Enforcement Administration, New Jersey State Police, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the …

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MAYS LANDING- A 43 year-old Hammonton man has been charged with multiple sexual offenses in connection to the sexual abuse of a woman that began at age 11 and continued until she was 19 years-old, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On January 25, 2021, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Dan Bocelle pulled into his …

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