Police & Fire

May 31, 2020

The Berkeley Heights Diversity Council is an independent and non-partisan organization. Events across our country in the last week bring to the surface the racism and bias that continue to plague our nation.  The senseless murder of George Floyd by an officer of the law while others watched is ...

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NEW JERSEY - The images of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis are deeply disturbing.  Mr. Floyd’s death is being investigated not only by the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the FBI in Minneapolis, but by the U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights division, as it ...

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(TRENTON) – New Jersey Human Services is honoring National Police Week this week and Peace Officers Memorial Day today by recognizing the New Jersey State Human Services Police for their efforts to protect some of New Jersey’s most vulnerable residents. Police Week is celebrated annually to ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – Sheriff Anthony Cureton would like to make the public aware of an ongoing phone scam where perpetrators are pretending to impersonate personnel from the Bergen County Sheriff's Office. The scam attempts to extort money in the form of wire transfer, cash, and prepaid gift cards from ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange residents can receive important and timely alerts and information, like changes to the recycling schedule, by signing up for the Swift911 alert system. CLICK HERE to sign up.

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Let’s Make Some Noise for Our Local Heroes Tonight!   Please remember to Make Some Noise for our essential workers this evening at 7:00 p.m.  Our neighbors in Watchung Borough will be joining with us to express appreciation to our healthcare workers, first responders, grocery clerks, ...

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PROSPECT PARK, NJ – Thanks to Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation, the Prospect Park Volunteer Fire Department is now better equipped to keep Prospect Park community safe. The Borough of Prospect Park recently received a $19,246.70 grant award from the Foundation to purchase four (4) Draeger ...

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Members of the Hawthorne Police Department, as well as our volunteer emergency services (Fire, EMS, and OEM) continue to be here for the community 24/7 in responding to public safety emergencies and criminal acts in progress.  However, due to the national, state, and county declarations of a state ...

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