Archived News

Individual Arrested for Sexual Assault and Witness Tampering

November 27, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland along with Chief Jeffrey Christopher of the Avalon Police Department announce the Grand Jury indictment of 31-year old Jerry Shields on Sexual Assault and Witness Tampering … Continue reading

Individual Arrested for CDS Distribution

November 27, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief of Detectives Paul Skill announce the arrest of Ernest P. McCarraher Jr, a 25 year old resident of South Seaville, N.J., on first degree … Continue reading

Individual Arrested for Narcotics Distribution

November 26, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland, and Lower Township Police Chief William Mastriana announce the arrest of Jennifer R. Pagano, a 48 year old resident of Seagrove Avenue in Lower Township, N.J. … Continue reading

Arrest Made in Homicide Investigation

November 25, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and New Jersey State Police Colonel Patrick J. Callahan announce the arrest of Josephine A. Scheid on first degree murder charges. In December of 2018 the … Continue reading

Arrest Made in Sexual Assault Investigation

November 22, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Lower Township Police Chief William Mastriana announce the arrest Albert M. McCarraher, a 19 year old resident of Bayshore Road in North Cape May, N.J. … Continue reading

Prosecutor Sutherland And Chief Skill Warn Residents To Be Careful This Halloween And Check Your Children’s Candy

October 28, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief of County Detectives Paul S. Skill warn the residents of Cape May County to be cautious with suspicious or unfamiliar looking candy and other … Continue reading

Guilty Verdict in Drug Induced Death Case

October 15, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announces a guilty verdict in the trial of Christopher R. Small and Christopher M. Verity regarding the drug induced death of Kevin MacFarlane. The jury verdict … Continue reading

Prosecutor Sutherland announces the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office has received the Operation Helping Hand Grant from the State of New Jersey

September 3, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announces the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office has received the Operation Helping Hand Grant from the State of New Jersey. According to Prosecutor Sutherland, on August … Continue reading

Unsubstantiated Threat

August 16, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Middle Township Police Chief Christopher Leusner announce an unsubstantiated threat involving Wal-mart stores that has been circulating on Facebook accounts across the Country. This threat … Continue reading

No Charges Will Be Filed As A Result Of A Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident

August 12, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announces no criminal charges will be filed as a result of a fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred in Ocean City, NJ on Memorial Day weekend. … Continue reading