Opinion piece: “Contrary to many of the reports that were published with my photographs in recent weeks, the Camden County Police Department was not born out of an altruistic desire to get rid of corrupt cops.”
#BREAKING Camden County prosecutors have charged a 15-year-old boy and a 17-year-old girl with first-degree murder for allegedly beating a homeless man to death.
First Alert: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Camden County in GA until 7:30pm EDT. #gawx
First Alert: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Camden County in GA until 7:00pm EDT. #gawx
Camden, NJ disbanded its police department 7 years ago and replaced it with an entirely new one. Since then, its crime has dropped by close to half. “It’s about building trust in the residents of the city,” says Louis Cappelli Jr., architect of the Camden County Police Department
Here’s how Camden, New Jersey, dissolved and rebuilt its police department in 2012. Crime is down, the force is more diverse and there is public trust, says county executive @LouisCappelliJr . He adds, “we did not defund” but instead, invested smartly.
“HAVE A GOOD DAY”: Police in Camden County told the owners of a New Jersey gym that reopened this morning that they were “formally” in violation of the state’s shutdown order. “On that note, have a good day. Everybody be safe.” MORE:
“Mate 1st Class Petty Officer (SEAL) David M. Tapper, 32, from Camden County, N. J., was fatally wounded Wednesday, August 20, 2003, after his convoy made contact with enemy forces in the vicinity of Orgun, in Paktika Province, Afghanistan.” #MemorialDayWeekend