Camden

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David Madden
October 12, 2019 - 6:30 am
A few years ago, Camden schools were not performing very well in state tests. But now, for the fourth year in a row, the district reports improvements in its Standardized Learning Assessment. Read more here.
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Federal courthouse in Camden.
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David Madden
October 09, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Jurors in the hate trial of he former Bordentown police chief have reached a guilty verdict on lying to the FBI a charge that could carry a jail term of up to five years when sentencing takes place.
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David Madden
October 06, 2019 - 10:24 am
It’s that time of year to get that flu shot. Local governments throughout the region are setting up events over the next several weeks where the vaccinations will be offered for free.
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Mayor Frank Gilliam
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David Madden
October 03, 2019 - 11:26 am
Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam Jr. has pleaded guilty to wire fraud after admitting to stealing $87,000 from a youth basketball league between 2013 and 2018. Read the latest here.
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Camden County Police
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Mike DeNardo
September 16, 2019 - 10:19 am
A federal jury has acquitted Camden County police officer Nicholas Romantino of using excessive force on an unarmed suspect.
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Charles Barkley
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AP News
September 13, 2019 - 10:53 am
The Philadelphia 76ers have honored Charles Barkley with a statue along their Legends Walk outside their practice facility in Camden.
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U.S. federal courthouse in Camden.
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Andrew Kramer
September 12, 2019 - 4:28 pm
Testimony continued Thursday in the retrial of a Camden County police officer charged with excessively beating a man he was arresting.
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Camden County Police
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David Madden
September 11, 2019 - 4:53 pm
The Camden man shown on video being beaten by a suspended Camden police officer took the stand at the officer’s retrial on charges of using excessive force during an arrest last year.
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John McDevitt
September 10, 2019 - 6:31 pm
The jury was deadlocked in June, so 26-year-old Nicholas Romantino — the suspended Camden police officer in question — is back in federal court. He's facing charges of excessively punching a man before restraining him outside a South Camden liquor store last February. Read more here.
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David Madden
September 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
Jury selection starts Monday morning in Camden federal court for a suspended Camden police officer who is facing a second trial on charges that he used excessive force in arresting a man last February outside a liquor store.
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