An Asbury Park man remains jailed after being arrested for calling the Monmouth County Sheriff's Office 9-1-1 Communications Center and claiming that he planted a bomb at the Monmouth County Probation Office in Ocean Township.
On Monday, Monmouth County State Senator Declan O’Scanlon, Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso, and Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger expressed their concerns at the actions taken by the New Jersey Judicial and Executive branches of government with regard to the temporary release of prisoners.
Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden said that there are 22 inmates at the MC Correctional Facility charged with resisting arrest, assaulting a police officer, domestic violence and child endangerment offenses that should not be released.
Monmouth County Freeholders, Senior Advisory Council, Sheriff's Office and Office of Emergency Management have put together a special emergency evacuation bag for seniors and caregivers to help them be ready to go.
While fighting crime is a main focus of what law enforcement in Monmouth County does on a daily basis, Sheriff's officers this month are supporting the fight against breast cancer during the month of October.