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Sheriff's Office sweep nabs 33 in Operation Runner-Uppdf file


Policewomen And Their K-9s Take A Bite Out Of Crime external link


Child Passenger Safety Week - Is your child in the right car seat? external link


New Jersey Has Fourth Highest Foreclosure Rate In The Nation video


South Jersey Regional Veterans Resource & Opportunity Fair - Seeking Employers and Vendors for October 9th eventpdf file


Child Passenger Safety Week - Join Us for Child Passenger Safety Seat Events September 13-20pdf file


Sheriff swears 11 veterans in as new officers external link


Local students prepare for high school by learning new tech video


Operation Summer Mister$ pdf fileThis week, the Atlantic County Sheriff's Office completed a three day arrest sweep of people wanted...


Atlantic County Sheriff's Officers locate missing senior with Project Lifesaver pdf fileThe Atlantic County Sheriff's Officers really came to the rescue Tuesday, July 1, locating


FBI child sex trafficking crackdown includes Atlantic County pdf fileAtlantic County law enforcement agencies joined the FBI over the past week in a nation-wide crackdown


Atlantic County Sheriff's Office arrests 27 in three-day sweep pdf file A total of 27 wanted subjects were arrested last week in a three-day sweep


Click it or Ticket campaign under waypdf file


Public Safety Career Awareness Expo, May 3pdf file


County Sheriff Warns About Phone Call Scam video


Sheriff's Sale Seminar, April 17, 2014pdf file


Dozens Arrested During Fugitive Roundup video


Organization Adds Drop Box for Unused Prescription Drugs video


Economic and Energy Assistance Expo February 20, 2014 12:00pm – 6:00pm at the Hamilton Mall pdf file



Project Lifesaver Helps Locate Missing Person pdf file A local woman was found with the help of the Atlantic County Sheriff officers and Project Lifesaver.


Atlantic County DARE Community Safety Day The purpose of this event is to raise awareness of school safety, the dangers of drugs and alcohol, raise funding for our program, and to educate the public on living safer, healthier lives.



Ident-A-Shred Event - October 20th from 10:00am to 2:00pm Atlantic County Sheriff Frank X. Balles will be hosting an "Ident-A-Shred" event in support of National Protect Your Identity Week.


Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over - During the Labor Day weekend in 2010, 147 people were killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes involving drivers or motorcycle riders with BACs of .08 or higher.


Operation Backpack 2012 - Operation Backpack is a community wide initiative that provides support at the start of the school year...


Power Outage Checklist - Sudden power outages can be frustrating and troublesome, especially when they last a long time.


Click it or Ticket Campaign Kicks Off video


Pleasantville Community Clean Up Day May 17, 2012 from 3:30pm - 6:30pm.


3,027 people voluntarily turned themselves in during Atlantic City safe surrender


Hundreds Travel To Atlantic City For Fugitive Safe Surrender video


Fugitive Safe Surrender – Southern New Jersey Region video - will enable individuals who are hiding from the law to turn themselves in at a neutral location for four days during the third week of April, 2012.


Do Not Call List for Cell Phones - Call the number to add your cell phone to the National Do not Call List...


Targeted Tax Filing Phishing Attacks - The following preventative strategies are intended to help our public and private partners proactively look for emails attempting to deceive users into 'clicking the link' or opening attachments to seemingly legitimate websites regarding tax filing status.


Habitat for Humanity Atlantic County Holding New Homeowner Orientations - For those interested in Habitat homeownership.


FREE February Seminars: LANDLORD - TENANT - No advance registration is required, but space
is limited to the first 60 participants who arrive. Informational only seminar, no personal cases can be discussed or resolved.



Project Blue Light - Law enforcement families nationwide will be decorating for the holidays in blue again this winter, honoring and remembering those law enforcement officers who have given their lives...


Prevent Teen Medicine Abuse and Dispose of Your Unwanted Medications Today! - Participate in the American Medicine Chest Challenge by completing the 5 simple steps outlined below...


NJ Graduated Drivers License Laws Make Certain Changes to Privileges Of Those Under the Age of 21 - The Atlantic County Sheriff's Office announces that the State of New Jersey has enacted legislation that effective May 1, 2010 all drivers under age 21, who are subject to the requirements...


Trick or Treating Safety Tips - 1. Plan a route in advance Trick-or-treating could take you several streets away from your house, which can cause sore legs and a bit of frustration. Avoid long paths by mapping out ...


Foreclosure Seminar, Atlantic County Criminal Courts Complex - The Atlantic and Cape May Vicinage and South Jersey Legal Services have organized this seminar in an attempt to answer the public's general questions about foreclosures...


Study Finds Wireless Networks are Wide Open to Hackers - Do you think most wireless networks are safe from hackers?  If you do, the results of a recent ethical hacking experiment…


Check Out These Tips for Making Your Family's Cars Ready for Spring - Worn tires cause reduced performance. It takes longer to brake on a wet road surface when tires are worn, and there is more risk of skidding.…


Spring Forward with a Clean Home Office and Security from Identity Thieves - As the winter weather moves on, the urge to clean, unpack, unclutter, dust and pollen moves in. This desire to freshen up our lives and sweep away the winter chills signals that spring cleaning season...


Coast Guard, Atlantic County Sheriff's office join forces for Project Lifesaver in Pomona, NJ - Members of Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City and the Atlantic County Sheriff's Office conduct a Project Lifesaver exercise at the Atlantic City International…


National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative, Saturday, April 30th - This initiative addresses a vital public safety and public health issue. More than seven million Americans currently abuse…


Fly the Blue During National Police Week, May 15-21 - During National Police Week (the calendar week that includes May 15), C.O.P.S. encourages the display of blue ribbons on car antennas…


Risks Vary For Older Drivers: Experts Say Age, Ability are Separate Issues For Motorists - As the population continues to age and the number of older drivers on the road increases, questions arise: How do you know when it's time to hang up the keys…


Passwords to Head Off the Hackers - Using their own ingenuity and automated programs that target thousands of computers simultaneously, hackers can quickly crack many simple passwords and break into online accounts…


Remove the Snow and Ice on Your Vehicles to Avoid Tickets and Fines - An amended law recently went into effect that requires motorists to remove all ice and snow from their vehicles before traveling on the roads…