Taking a cue from the dramatic drop in crashes and fatalities on Ocean County Route 539 during last summer's multi-agency safety enforcement initiative, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato this year sets sights on Route 528.
A couple of big spenders ran up bills in the Howell Township Target on Route 9, and Brick Township's WalMart on Route 88, with fake credit cards using actual account numbers. Police in Howell hope that surveillance photos will jog someone's memory and lead to their arrests.
An individual whose unexpected, unsettling appearance at Saint Dominic's School in Brick Wednesday prompted police response is now the subject of a search by detectives who want to determine if he actually needs help.
Ocean County prosecutors will try to block pretrial intervention (PTI) for former Brick Township Academic Officer Lorraine Morgan, indicted for official misconduct along with her husband, the district's former interim Superintendent and his daughter.