Camden County Police Department

Camden County Police
KYW Newsradio
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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Andrew Kramer
September 13, 2019 - 12:11 pm
A federal jury that was deciding whether a Camden cop used excessive force when he punched a gun suspect 12 times in the head will now resume Monday.
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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
KYW Newsradio
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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Camden County police say this man helped Brandon Beverly in a robbery on the day Curtis Jenkins III went missing.
Camden County Police Department
Justin Udo
July 04, 2019 - 11:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police in New Jersey are asking for the public's help as they search for a second person they say may be involved in the kidnapping and murder of the grandson of Camden's City Council president. Brandon Beverly, 32, of Westville is charged with the kidnapping and...
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Curtis Jenkins III
Camden County Police Department
Tim Jimenez
July 03, 2019 - 6:59 am
Read the latest on this story: " Police seek person of interest in kidnap, murder of Camden Council president grandson " UPDATED: 3:33 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Camden man, the grandson of the City’s Council president, was found dead overnight. Curtis Jenkins III was first reported...
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Camden County police
Courier-Post, file
David Madden
June 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A suspended Camden police officer will now face a second trial in federal court on charges that he used excessive force to take down a suspect a year-and-a-half ago. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jason Richardson told Judge Robert Kugler they would re-try Officer Nicholas...
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Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson
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David Madden
June 14, 2019 - 9:07 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Camden's popular police chief is calling it quits after 25 years in the department, the last 11 in the top spot. Scott Thomson announced his plans in a press release. He rose through the ranks to assume the chief's position while the department was under state control...
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