Camden Police

Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
August 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Camden County Police Department has a new policy on the use of force, formulated with the help of an outside group, and there’s talk that this could serve as a national model. The Policing Project at New York University’s School of Law worked to develop the policy...
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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
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
June 04, 2019 - 4:59 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Testimony is underway in Camden federal court in the case of a Camden police officer charged with a civil rights violation, specifically, beating a suspect a dozen times in the head during an arrest in February 2018. Officer Nicholas Romantino is suspended without pay...
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Camden County Police Department
Mike Dougherty
August 21, 2018 - 9:12 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Police have arrested two men accused of ambushing two detectives in Camden earlier this month. The third man, Juan Figueroa, was arrested several days ago. "These individuals have very little regard for human life," said Camden Police Chief Scott Thomson. RELATED: 2...
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Police Generic
Mike Dougherty
August 07, 2018 - 9:43 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An investigation is underway after two Camden police officers were shot Tuesday night. Officials say the shooting took place around 8:30 p.m. near Broadway and Mount Vernon streets. The condition of the officers has not been release, but authorities say they are...
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Camden County Police
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
April 07, 2018 - 3:58 pm
CAMDEN, NJ. (KYW Newsradio) -- Police in the city of Camden are dealing with a rush of a deadly batch of heroin on the street. It's laced with fentanyl, which not only increases the high, but also the risk of overdose. Camden County spokesman Dan Keashen says Friday was a particularly deadly day on...
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