Special Agent Albert J. Carino

Special Agent Albert J. Carino

New Jersey Department of the Treasury - Office of Criminal Investigation, New Jersey

End of Watch Wednesday, August 4, 1982

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Albert J. Carino

Special Agent Albert Carino was killed when his department vehicle was hit head-on by a eighteen-wheeler on Egg Harbor Road in Hammonton. A 42-year-old driver of a car ran a stop sign and hit the rear bumper of Agent Carino's car causing it to spin out of control and into the path of the truck. The suspect fled the scene but was later arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

Agent Carino had served with the New Jersey Department of the Treasury for 16 years and was assigned to cigarette tax investigations. He is survived by his wife and seven children. He was a well-known youth basketball coach in the state and was the founder and first coach of the Southern Campus Rutgers University basketball team.


  • Age 65
  • Tour 16 years
  • Badge 14

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Arrested


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Agent Carino,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of New Jersey. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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August 4, 2022

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