Patrolman Christopher Matlosz

Jahmell Crockam, center, who is accused in the murder of Lakewood Police Officer Christopher Matlosz, stands next to Deputy Public Defender Frank Gonzalez, left, during an appearance before Superior Court Judge Wendel Daniels.  (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Jahmell Crockam Found Guilty Of Murdering Lakewood Cop

A jury has convicted a 20-year-old man of murder in the death of a Lakewood police officer who was shot to death as he sat behind the wheel of his police cruiser last year.


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Jury Selection To Begin In Lakewood Officer’s Killing Trial

Ocean County prosecutors say 20-year-old Jahmell Crockam shot patrolman Christopher Matlosz after the officer drove up alongside him on August Drive last January.


Patrolman Christopher Matlosz

Police Officer Shot Dead In Lakewood, N.J.

A Lakewood police officer was shot to death in the line of duty during an incident on August Drive on Friday. The wounded officer was taken to Jersey Shore University Medical Center, where he later died.