WHAT?  The Camden County Prosecutor Office, Camden County Police Department and New Jersey State Police will hold a press conference today to announce 40 people – including a female Camden County police officer – have been charged in connection with a drug trafficking network accused of distributing heroin and crack cocaine in Camden City and across the South Jersey suburbs.

The network is alleged to have engaged in drug sales valued at approximately $1.2 million annually. One of the network’s leaders is facing an Attempted Murder charge in an April shooting.

A detailed press release will be provided at the press conference.

WHEN? 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 29, 2014.

WHERE? The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office is located at 25 N. 5th Street, Camden, NJ 08102. The press conference will be held in the third-floor law library.

QUESTIONS? Contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Public Information Officer Andy McNeil at (609) 820-7630 or amcneil@ccprosecutor.org.