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Police & Fire

November 14, 2021

HAMILTON, NJ — A tip to the New Jersey State Police (NJSP) on Halloween led to the arrest of 14 passengers on a party bus allegedly carrying high power weapons when it was stopped on I-195 in Hamilton Township.  According to the state's top law enforcement agency, detectives with the NJSP Crime ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Just hours after the Hamilton Township Police Division (HTPD) asked for the public's help in locating a missing 13-year-old girl, Yasmin Salazar-Hernandez, she was safely located.  HTPD said that Yasmin was located in Trenton, safe and sound, with the assistance of Mercer County ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Patrolman Jeffrey Kotora of the Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) has been named Bordentown Township's 2020 Veteran Home Town Hero. His celebration was unfortunately delayed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Ptl. Kotora, a U.S. Army veteran, was ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — If you begin to notice a scruffier look on the male Bordentown City and Bordentown Township police officers, it's all for a good cause.  For the fourth year in a row, officers from the City and Township Police Departments are participating in No Shave November to help raise ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — As we return to a sense of normalcy this Halloween, the Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) wants to make sure that kids and families have a safe holiday.  “On behalf of the entire Bordentown Township Police Department, we want to make sure our residents have a ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ — Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Burlington Township Public Safety Director James Sullivan announced on Tuesday that four Willingboro residents have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old male and the wounding of his father in the Walmart ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — New Jersey State Troopers who work out of the Bordentown Station recently got a special visit from a retired Trooper whose name graces the barracks' gym. Retired Trooper Brian Malast #6591, along with his father, retired Lieutenant Colonel William S. Malast #3036, ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Bordentown Township Police are investigating separate acts of vandalism that occurred over the past weekend in the restrooms of Joseph Lawrence Park and Northern Community Park, the Department (BTPD) said on Tuesday.  One incident happened on Sunday in the women's ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The four fire companies that serve Bordentown Township and Bordentown City will be hosting a Meet and Greet event tomorrow night for the community to learn about volunteer opportunities within the fire departments.  Mission Fire Company and Derby Fire Company of Bordentown ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ – The Bordentown Township Police Department will be holding a "National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day" on Saturday, October 23. The public is encouraged to drop off unused or expired medications from 10AM to 2PM at the Bordentown Township Police Department, located at 1 ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — A 47-year-old Hamilton man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly detonated a number of explosive devices in the area of Groveville/Hamilton Road. According to a statement by the Hamilton Police Division, an investigation was launched following reports of numerous loud ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A woman and a three-year-old boy were sent to the hospital on Wednesday for treatment of serious injures after being struck by a box truck in an early morning accident on Route 130.  At approximately 8:04a.m., a 2014 Freightliner Box Truck, driven by Escarlin Dedios-Corporan, 40, ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The four fire companies that serve Bordentown Township and Bordentown City will be hosting a Meet and Greet event later this month for the community to learn about volunteer opportunities within the fire departments.  Mission Fire Company and Derby Fire Company of Bordentown ...

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BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ — A 17-year old man was fatally shot and his father was also struck by gunfire on Thursday night in the parking lot of the Walmart on Route 541 in Burlington Township. The preliminary investigation indicates that the incident was not a random shooting, according to ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Congressman Andy Kim announced on Thursday the awarding of over $700,000 in grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to fire departments in Congressional District 3, including a grant to Bordentown Township's Derby Fire Company (Fire District 2). “Our ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — A popular event in Bordentown City is slated to make its return next weekend after being canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  RiverFest is a large fundraising event for Hope Hose Humane Co. #1, which is Bordentown's oldest all-volunteer fire company. Held at ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Mission Fire Company will be hosting a Fire Prevention Open House this weekend to educate the community about fire safety.  The Open House will take place on Saturday, October 9 from 1PM to 5PM at the Fire Department, located at 51 Groveville Road in Bordentown ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — The Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) is hiring full-time Police Officers, the Department announced on Tuesday.  Applicants must have a Police Training Commission (PTC) certification or be currently enrolled as an Alternate Route Candidate in a New ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — The Hamilton Township Police Division have arrested two men accused of brandishing a gun and assaulting an employee as they attempted to steel power tools from the Home Depot on Route 130 in Hamilton on Monday. According to a police report, on the day of the incident members of ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — The Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) announced on Thursday that criminal charges have been filed against two Florida residents for their alleged involvement in a phone scam which defrauded an elderly Township resident of $1,000 earlier this year.  The case ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ — The Burlington County Sheriff's Department is warning the public about an uptick in a broad range of phone scams targeting residents throughout the County.  The topic of the scam calls include the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccination cards, stimulus payment checks and Sheriff's ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — As Child Passenger Safety Week begins, the Bordentown Township Police Department is helping to make sure that parents are traveling with their children as safely as possible. The Department, which has officers that are trained in the installation and inspection of child ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Police announced the Wednesday arrest of a man accused of groping a woman exercising at Veterans Park. According to Hamilton Police, at approximately 8:00a.m., September 15, a woman was running in Veterans Park when a man allegedly approached her from behind ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — As kids in the Bordentown Regional School District return to the classroom this week, the Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) is reminding both students and drivers about the importance of driving and walking safely in school zones.  The BTPD is urging drivers and ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — As kids in the Bordentown Regional School District return to the classroom this week, the Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) is reminding both students and drivers about the importance of driving and walking safely in school zones.  The BTPD is urging drivers and ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — The Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) is warning the community about a phone scam targeting seniors that can cost them thousands of dollars.  The BTPD says that they took a report on Friday of an elderly Township resident who was victimized by the "Grandchild ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — Bordentown Township fire departments have been awarded $30,571 in federal assistance under the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program, U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker announced on Friday.  "The best way to show our gratitude to the men and women who risk their ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — The Hamilton Township Police Division has announced the arrest of a Chesterfield man accused of stabbing an individual at the AT&T store located at the Marketplace Boulevard on August 15. According to a report, Jmaurie Tucker, 24, was allegedly behind the AT&T store when ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — Two area men have been arrested by the New Jersey State Police after a traffic stop led to a DWI arrest and the recovery of a handgun with hollow point ammunition. The incident occurred on Saturday, August 21 at 2:25 a.m., when State Troopers from Troop "C" Bordentown Station ...

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HAMILTON, NJ – The New Jersey State Police are looking to return stolen jewelry ranging from gold bracelets and rings to adorned broaches and necklaces to their rightful owners after the large assortment of valuable items were retrieved during a recent motor vehicle stop in Monmouth County.  On ...

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