Archived News

Arrest in Theft of Benefits Case

March 12, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland, Cape May County Freeholder Jeffrey Pierson (Health and Human Services), and Cape May County Department of Human Services Department Head, Donna Groome announce an arrest has … Continue reading

Seizure of Narcotics and Handgun

March 12, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland, Cape May County Sheriff Robert Nolan and Lower Township Police Chief William Mastriana announce the seizure of approximately one kilogram of suspected Cocaine and a loaded … Continue reading

On-going Investigation

March 7, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – On January 19, 2019, at approximately 8:41 pm the Wildwood Police Department Patrol Division arrested Margarita Candelaria-Betancourt, 60 y/o, resident of Wildwood, New Jersey, for Possession of CDS Paraphernalia in the area of … Continue reading

Guilty Plea in Assault Case

February 15, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announces a guilty plea in the Emily R. Weinman investigation. Weinman was arrested on May 26, 2018, for assaulting two Wildwood Police Officers and later indicted … Continue reading

Animal Cruelty Investigation

February 8, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announces an animal cruelty investigation being conducted in the Upper Township section of Cape May County. On Thursday, February 7, 2018, at approximately 10:18 AM employees … Continue reading

Random K9 Sweep of Cape May County Technical High School

January 31, 2019

Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland, Middle Township Chief of Police Christopher Leusner, and School Administrators of the Cape May County Technical High School jointly announce the completion of a random K9 sweep of the Cape May County Technical High School for … Continue reading

Indictment Announced in Large Scale Narcotics Investigation “Operation Forefathers”

January 25, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland announced a Cape May County Grand Jury returned an Indictment in connection with the “Operation Forefathers” investigation, the several month long large-scale narcotics investigation initiated by the Cape … Continue reading

2 Men Arrested and Charged with First Degree Strict Liability for Drug Induced Death

January 18, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Cape May City Police Chief Anthony Marino announce the arrest of Francis Leszczynski, a 79 year old male and Paul Neville, a 59 year old … Continue reading

Sentencing in Stabbing Case

January 17, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announced on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, Herbert E. Tozer, a 53-year-old male from Middle Township, was sentenced to 28 years in New Jersey State Prison by … Continue reading