Galloway man allegedly pawned $2,000 in stolen tools

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A Galloway Township man is accused of stealing about $2,000 worth of tools and pawning them.Michael Williams, 30, was arrested Tuesday, and confessed, police said.The homeowner on the 100 block of South Genoa Avenue reported the burglary last Wednesday, after the locked detached garage was broken into.Several Snap-On tools, valued at about $2,000 were taken. … Read moreGalloway man allegedly pawned $2,000 in stolen tools

Atlantic City police promote diverse group to lieutenants

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Atlantic City celebrated a diverse group of new lieutenants, including its first Latino in the position.Wil Santiago was among seven sergeants that also included Alexis Zellinger, the only female promoted who also speaks fluent Spanish.The positions are acting, as litigation continues through the courts between the state and the city’s police union. Although no mention … Read moreAtlantic City police promote diverse group to lieutenants

EHT High diving coach called himself a pedophile, state says

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A high school diving coach facing child pornography charges referred to himself as a pedophile when detectives questioned him, according to the prosecutor in the case.Mark Balesteri Jr. was released at a detention hearing Monday, with conditions including no access to social media and or any non-relative under the age of 18.The 29-year-old Egg Harbor … Read moreEHT High diving coach called himself a pedophile, state says

No jail for man who stole $352K from Galloway homeowners group

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A man who stole more than $352,000 from a Galloway Township homeowners association was sentenced to 90 days on an ankle bracelet and probation Friday. Ira Binder was sentenced under the plea deal that had him pay $25,000 at sentencing and then $50 a month. With $100,000 covered by insurance, that leaves more than 379 … Read moreNo jail for man who stole $352K from Galloway homeowners group