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Narcan Saves Lacey Woman From Potentially Fatal Heroin Overdose
Lacey police used the "Narcan" spray to help save a 30-year-old Forked River woman Wednesday who was overdosing from heroin use, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Lacey Woman Gives False Name During Traffic Stop
A Forked River woman has been charged with hindering her own arrest after police recently stopped her for speeding, Police Chief David A. Paprota said.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Fire Officials Say Taylor Lane Fire Due To Faulty Wiring, Report Says
Police said Sunday that last week's house in the 1200 block of Taylor Lane in Forked River started because of faulty wiring, according to a report in the Asbury Park Press.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
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Fire completely destroys vacant home in Lacey, police say
A fire that broke out at a vacant home on West Lacey Road early this morning completely devastated the residence, police report.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Forked River Woman Issued Summons After Dog Bites Barnegat Resident
A Forked River woman was charged with letting her dogs run at large after one of them bit a Barnegat woman on the county Rail Trail, Police Chief David A. Paprota said.
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Pearce to resign from Point Boro
Bernadine Pearce, the borough's tax collector that is accused via a lawsuit of acting like "Adolf Hitler" toward her employees, will resign from her post effective June 1. Borough attorney Jerry Dasti announced the council would accept Ms.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Police Charge Forked River Man With Drunk Driving After Crash
Lacey police recently arrested a 28-year-old township man after a patrol officer spotted a car that had crashed into a utility pole near the intersection of Route 9 and Ford Street, Police Chief David A. Paprota said.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Berkeley Police Arrest Forked River Man Wanted On Two Warrants
Berkeley Township police recently arrested a Forked River man with two outstanding warrants - one out of Beachwood and one out of Wall, Police Chief Karin T. DiMichele said.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Lacey Police Arrest Pennsylvania Man For Drunk Driving
A Pennsylvania man is facing drunk driving and other motor vehicle charges after police stopped him at 10:40 p.m. on April 6, Police Chief David A. Paprota said.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Alleged Lacey Shoplifter Nabbed In Berkeley Had Seaside Heights Warrant
An accused Lacey shoplifter who was caught at the Dollar General Store in Berkeley had an outstanding warrant out of Seaside Heights, police said.
Two Lacey Men Busted For Pot And Fireworks While Sitting In A Car
Two Lacey residents were arrested recently and charged for pot and fireworks possession while they were sitting in their car, police said.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Proceeds From First Aid Squad's Annual Easter Breakfast Will Go To Inglis Family
The Lacey Township First Aid Squad's annual Easter breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt is slated for Sunday morning from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Breakfast will be served at the squad building at 10 Oak Street in Forked River.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Manahawkin Woman Found Sleeping On Lacey Sidewalk Charged With Disorderly Conduct
Lacey police recently arrested a Manahawkin woman who was found lying on the sidewalk outside of the Wawa store on Route 9 with disorderly conduct, Police Chief David A. Paprota said.
Four Suspects Charged In Assault, Robbery On Man Outside Of Spirits Unlimited Store
Lacey police are looking for one of four males suspected of assaulting and robbing a man behind the Spirits Unlimited liquor store on Tuesday night, Police Chief David A. Paprota said.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Police Report Rash Of Recent Spray-Painting, Criminal Mischief Incidents
Police Chief David A. Paprota reports that several criminal mischief incidents took place recently: Officer Michael Hein responded to the 1600 block of Beverly Road in Forked River at 12:48 p.m. on March 31 for criminal mischief to a vehicle.
Jennifer Gurick and Tommy Shashaty are engaged
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Donna Winters of Forked River, N.J., and Frank Gurick of South Hackensack, N.J. The future bridegroom is the son of Donna and Tom Shashaty.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Lacey Democrats Tap Pancza To Run For Township Committee Seat
The Lacey Democratic Organization has selected Gregory Pancza to run for the lone available Township Committee seat this year.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Toronto shares the spotlight at Ontario Brewing Awards
The Ontario Brewing Awards, the annual gala celebrating beer made in Ontario, took place last night at the Gladstone Hotel.
Benefit For Daniel Inglis Sr. On For Saturday At Forked River House
Now his family and friends are asking residents to return the favor. Inglis - a captain in the Lanoka Harbor Fire Company - suffered severe head injuries in February while on his "truck duty" at the firehouse.
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They're hoping that starts to lead to reports of striped bass in the surf. Mike Malek at the shop said the ocean temperatures are about in the mid-40s which, is about right for catching stripers.