Barnegat Crime

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  • How to stay safe, out of jail on Black Friday in NJ

    Monday Nov 19 | via WKXW-FM Trenton 

    Black Friday is only a couple of days away and police have some advice so you can enjoy it -- rather than spend part of it in a prison cell. Brick Police Chief James Riccio said his department will have added patrols in cars and on foot across the township, making sure everyone is on their best behavior and that residents feel safe.

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  • Jersey Shore bar owner defends bouncer, says 'bellig...

    Oct 19, 2018 | via NJ.com 

    The co-owner of a Long Beach Island bar where a bouncer was charged with aggravated assault says a belligerent customer hit his head on a potted plant after being thrown out of the bar and was not beaten by a bouncer. Toby Sweeney, who owns the Terrace Tavern with her husband Michael Sweeney, said the bouncer, Kenneth Widmer, had to remove the "incredibly belligerent" man around closing time on Sept.

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