Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Three suspects use a stolen debit card to pay for an order at the Wawa store at Chews Landing and Somerdale roads.
Gloucester Township Police are following up on several tips received after posting to YouTube on Monday surveillance video from the Wawa store at Chews Landing and Somerdale roads that captured three suspects using a stolen debit card in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The crime occurred on Tuesday, Oct. 30, at approximately 9:35 a.m. According to police, two male suspects and a female suspect used the debit card, which was in a wallet that had been stolen from a car parked in the Village of Chews Landing development hours earlier, to pay for an order at the Wawa. Police described one male suspect as white and in his late teens or early 20s. He was wearing a striped, gray, hooded sweatshirt, gray shorts, and black sneakers. The second male …
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Two men steal an iPhone 4S from a Blackwood Clementon Verizon dealer.
Police have released surveillance video and photos of two suspects wanted in connection with the theft of an iPhone 4S from We R Wireless last month. Gloucester Township Police Department posted the Crime Stoppers video and photos on its Facebook and YouTube pages on Tuesday in the hopes someone can identify the men. The theft of the Apple smartphone from the Blackwood Clementon Road Verizon-authorized dealer occurred around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22, police said. One suspect—described by police as a stocky, white male with a shaved head, thin beard and mustache—reached behind the counter and grabbed a black iPhone 4S, then concealed it in his pants. He was wearing a dark blue shirt with "POLO" written on it and jeans. Police …
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Police hope the video's release will lead them to the suspects in the incident at the Blackwood Clementon Road ShopRite.
Police on Wednesday released video surveillance footage that shows the suspect vehicle in an attempted car theft in the parking lot of the Blackwood Clementon Road ShopRite last week. Gloucester Township Police described the suspect vehicle as a dark pickup truck, possibly a 1999 to 2002 Chevrolet Silverado or GMC 1500 with an extended cab. The video also includes blurry footage of the suspects entering the victim's car. The burglary occurred at around 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 22. The suspect who was traveling as a passenger in the pickup attempted to break into the car's steering column in order to steal the car, but was unsuccessful, according to police. The suspects did steal some items from the car before they fled in their pickup …
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
The video slideshow shows action from Gloucester Township Police Department's Junior Police Academy's 13- to 15-year-old training week, July 16-20.
Gloucester Township Police Department hosted its first-ever Junior Police Academy this summer. The training session for 13- to 15-year-old junior cadets was held July 16-20, while a younger group of kids (10-12) participated July 9-13. The police department posted this video slideshow from the July 16-20 camp on YouTube on Monday. If interested in learning more about Junior Police Academy or similar programs, contact the police department's Community Relations Bureau at 856-228-4011
Sunday, April 29, 2012
Detailing the abuses of classroom aides he says made his disabled son's school life "a living hell," Cherry Hill resident Stuart Chaifetz is taking his case public—with audio he captured secretly.
A Cherry Hill father who says his autistic son was tormented for at least six months by public-school special education teachers and support staff has taken his case viral with damning, covertly gathered audio of the classroom in which he says his son was abused. In a 17-minute video, titled "Teacher/Bully: How My Son Was Humiliated and Tormented by his Teacher and Aide," Stuart Chaifetz replays portions of audio he attributes to "Kelly" and "Jodi," whom he says are his son Akian's former special education and resource teachers. The video went viral last week, creating quite a media frenzy locally and across the country, and even resulted in a North Jersey man filing suit against the Cherry Hill school district on Akian's behalf. The …
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
The crimes occurred March 8 and March 11.
Gloucester Township Police have posted surveillance video from two recent shoplifting incidents at drugstores to YouTube. The crimes occurred March 8 at the Blackwood Clementon Road Rite Aid and March 11 at the College Drive CVS. The suspect in both crimes are described by police as white females. For additional information on the suspects, view the YouTube videos here on Gloucester Township Patch. Anyone with information about the suspects is asked to contact police dispatch at 856-228-4500 or the township's anonymous crime hotline at 856-842-5560.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Police on Tuesday released surveillance video of the Blackwood Clementon Road smash-and-grab burglary on their YouTube site.
Authorities are seeking the public's help identifying the person who smashed out the window to a Blackwood Clementon Road jewelry store this weekend and stole an undetermined amount of merchandise. Gloucester Township Police on Tuesday morning posted surveillance video from Anthony Simon Jewelers showing the burglary on its YouTube site. The burglary occurred at about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, police said. The burglar smashed out a side window to the business. The surveillance video released by police shows what appears to be a woman hop over a counter while carrying a light-colored backpack. It has not yet been determined exactly what the burglar stole from the jewelry store as of Tuesday morning, according to police. The suspect appears to be a …
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
The shoplifting incident occurred at Friendly Food Mart last week.
Police are seeking the public's help identifying a man who allegedly stole a case of Red Bull energy drink from a Hilltop business last week. Gloucester Township Police on Monday posted surveillance video on YouTube that allegedly shows a man leaving Friendly Food Mart on Tuesday, Nov. 22, at around 1:50 p.m. without paying for a case of Red Bull. Police also posted still images of the suspect on the department's Facebook page. Anyone with information about the suspect or shoplifting incident is encouraged to call police dispatch at 856-228-4500 or the township's anonymous crime tip line at 856-842-5560. Police describe the suspect as a white male who appears to be 25 to 30 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and 190 pounds. The man had…
Friday, October 14, 2011
The township has put its single-stream recycling ad on YouTube.
If you've missed it on Comcast Cable, the township's single-stream recycling advertisement is now on YouTube. The $88,796 ad promotes the new recycling program, which is set to begin in November. In addition to YouTube, the township is plugging the easier-to-pitch-in recycling program and the ad promoting it on its Facebook and Twitter pages. Or you can check out the ad right now via GT Patch. The ad was paid for using funds from the New Jersey Municipal Recycling Tonnage Grants program, according to officials.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
The smash-and-grab burglary occurred early Saturday.
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Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Gloucester Township Police have released surveillance video from a smash-and-grab burglary at Sun Island Tanning, located on Berlin Cross Keys Road, early Saturday. The burglary occurred at about 2:10 a.m., police said. The video shows the burglar place what appears to be a hammer on the tanning salon's counter, then opening several drawers and cabinets and removing items. Police are not saying what was stolen in the burglary to the business at 653 Berlin Cross Keys Rd. Police describe the suspect as thin-built male who was wearing a skull cap on his head, a bandana covering his face, a backpack and work gloves. Anyone with information about the burglary is asked to call the police department's anonymous crime tip line at 856-842-5560 or …