Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces that it has partnered with the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General and Volunteers in Service to America to host a VISTA (intern) for a period of one year. For more information, please see press release below:
PUBLIC NOTICE The Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of its program to achieve accreditation by verifying that it meets recognized professional best practices. Administered by the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police, the accreditation program requires agencies to comply with best practice standards in five basic read more »
Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces the Indictment and arrest of Sheldon Goldsborough and Michael Loftin in the murder of Damian Mills and Kevin Peterson on March 8, 2015. For more information, please see press release and indictment below. PR – Goldsborough-Loftin.docx 201709011440
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office is collaborating with the Center for Family Services and the Cumberland County College to host a Stand Out Against Domestic Violence Event on 10/18/17. For more information, please see attached flyer:
Prosecutor Webb-McRae announces that the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) Accreditation Assessment Team is coming to the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office. The Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment. For more information, please see press release attached below: Accreditation Press Release
Did you know that 1 in 3 children in the United States live in a home without their natural father? According to the National Fatherhood Initiative, this places youth at greater risk for Adverse Childhood Experiences as described in the infographic below. The CCPO is collaborating with the Rutgers – Southern Regional Child Care Resource read more »
First Assistant Prosecutor Harold B. Shapiro announces the outcome of a police involved shooting investigation and subsequent death involving Hector Rodriguez. For more information, please see press release below: PR – Hector Rodriguez
Vineland Police Department is hosting National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Vineland High School grounds from 5 – pm. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors read more »
The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office is sponsoring a Gun Buy Back in three locations (Camden, Newark and Trenton) on July 28th and 29th from 8AM – 8PM. For more information, please see flyer below:
Prosecutor Webb-McRae announces that the County Prosecutor’s Association of New Jersey has made 4 scholarship opportunities available. Please see press release from the County Prosecutor’s Association of New Jersey attached below. To download the applications for the scholarships, go to http://mercercountyprosecutor.com/scholarships/ .
BECOME A NEW JERSEY CERTIFIED VOLUNTEER DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCATE! SERV (Services Empowering Rights of Victims) is the Domestic Violence Services Provider for Cumberland County. SERV is hosting its next training for dedicated and caring volunteers to respond to hospitals and police departments and assist victims of domestic & sexual violence beginning in July. If you read more »
The Equal Justice Committee (which is a group of community members whose mission is to educate and empower the community about the social and economic impact of the justice system) is hosting a panel discussion and community conversation about Criminal Justice Reform. A 2013 study found that 12% of county jail populations in New Jersey read more »
Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces that the Officer Involved Shooting that occurred in the City of Vineland on April 17, 2016 was legally justified. For more information, please see press release attached below: 20170601143903507
UPDATE: 5/18/17 – Please be advised that Thomas Williams was located in the state of Delaware. He has been returned to this jurisdiction. This matter continues to be investigated to determine how the child traveled to Delaware. No more details will be released at this time. CCPO and VPD detectives are looking for a missing read more »
Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces an arrest in the 4/10/17 murder of Charles Boozer in the City of Millville. No additional information will be released today. For more information, see press release attached below. Anyone wishing to share information anonymously regarding this matter may do so in one of three ways: 1) by downloading the CCPOTIP read more »
Prosecutor Webb-McRae is proud to announce that in collaboration with the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General, the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice, the County Prosecutor’s Association of New Jersey, the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police and Atlantic, Cape May, Gloucester and Salem County Prosecutor’s Office that the Cumberland County read more »
Did you know that May is Older Americans Month. The CCPO is collaborating with the Cumberland County Office on Aging and other partners to conduct an Elder Abuse Summit on May 23, 2017 at the Cumberland County College – Luciano Center. Century Savings Bank will have a Shred Truck on hand to shred your old read more »
On 3/30/17, the Cumberland County Law Enforcement Community Advisory Board participated in a FATS (FireArmsSimulation Training) at the Cumberland County Technical Education Center. Thanks to the Firearms Instructors from Bridgeton, Millville and Vineland Police Departments who came to assist and teach about Firearm Safety and training that police officers receive. Thanks to CCTEC for being read more »
Cumberland County Law Enforcement is once again hosting Cumberland County Police Youth Week 2017 from August 14 – 19, 2017. This is a week long FREE program/camp designed for youth ages 13-17 who are interested in a career in Law Enforcement.. Kids have the opportunity to make new friends from around the County and learn read more »
First Assistant Prosecutor Harold B. Shapiro announces the sentencing in the above-referenced matter. For more information, please see the attached Press Release: 4-10-17 – Hatch, Blackwell, Wilmore & Vellon Sentencing PRESS RELEASE
At this time the CCPO is scheduled to be open normal business hours for Tuesday, March 14th and 15th. Due to forecasts that warn of possible accumulated snow falls over the next 72 hours, please stay tuned to the weather bar at the top of this website for updates on any office related weather delays.
May is Older Americans Month. The CCPO is collaborating with the Department of Aging and Disabled; Human Services; Health Department; the Sheriff's Department and Southwest Council. The Sheriff's Department will have the Mobile Prescription Drop Box at the program from 9:30 - 10:30 am. So bring your unwanted prescription medications. See flyer below: ...
Prosecutor Webb-McRae attended the PAL Basketball program Awards Ceremony on April 23, 2018. Parents, youth players and coaches were present and honored for their participation. Bridgeton, Millville and Vineland were all represented at the banquet. Thanks to the PAL programs and officers in all three municipalities for the work you do to build strong men and women in the community. ...