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Chatham Borough Police: Delwood Avenue and Fairview Avenue Vehicles "Unlawfully Entered" During Overnight Hours

June 18, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - On the morning of Monday, June 18th, 2018 residents from Dellwood Avenue and Fairview Avenue reported that their vehicles had been unlawfully entered overnight. Once inside, the individual(s) stole a variety of items, such as loose change, sunglasses, wallet, debit card and personal checks.

Detective Chase, along with members from the Morris County Sheriff’s Office - ...

Chatham Borough Police: Cyclist and Vehicle Collide; Charges of Careless Driving, Failure to Yield

CHATHAM, NJ - On June 16th, 2018 at 9:18 a.m., Sergeant Kelly and Officer Crecca responded to the intersection of Fairmount Avenue and Red Road to investigate a motor vehicle accident in which a bicyclist was struck by a motor vehicle. Members of the Chatham Emergency Squad, along with a
paramedic unit, responded and provided medical care.

The vehicle driven by Pauline Ochieng, age 37, from ...

Chatham Borough Police Urge All to Sign Up for 'Smart911' for Modernized AlertChathamBorough Communication

CHATHAM, NJ - The more information provided, the quicker and more tailored the response to emergencies will be.

That was the message Chatham Borough Police Captain Brian Gibbons gave during his presentation of the new Smart911 system coming to borough residents at the regular meeting of the Borough of Chatham Council on Monday night.

While it is good to sign up for all alerts, the ...

Chatham Middle School Evacuated After Construction Workers Hit Gas Main

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Middle School students were evacuated from the building at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday morning after construction workers at the school hit a gas main.

Members of the Chatham Borough Police Department and Chatham Borough Volunteer Fire Department said that the evacuation was precautionary and that PSE&G would determine when it was safe to return.

CMS students were ...

Chatham Middle School Student 'Struck' by Backhoe Walking to CMS; Precautionary Hospital Evaluation, Summons Issued

CHATHAM, NJ - A 14-year-old Chatham student was struck by a backhoe while walking on the sidewalk toward the Chatham Middle School on the morning of Tuesday, June 12, according to a report issued by the Chatham Borough Police Department.

The student was taken to Morristown Medical Center for a precautionary evaluation.

Chatham police responded to the call that came in at 7:36 a.m., ...

Chatham Borough Fire Department Wins Ladder Competition at Tri-County Firematics; Place 4th Overall

GREEN VILLAGE, NJ - The Chatham Borough Volunteer Fire Department won the Ladder competition and finished fourth overall when the Tri-County Firematics was hosted by the Green Village Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday.

The three competitions were: Single Hose, Ladder, and Double Hose. The Green Village Fire Department did not compete because the host serves as judges for the event.

Nine ...

Chatham Police Departments Get Together for Law Enforcement Torch Run to Benefit Special Olympics; Cheers Along the Way

CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Borough Police Department joined in the efforts started by the Chatham Township Police four years ago when they joined the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for the first time on Friday. The run raises money for the New Jersey Special Olympics.

Because of the expanded police participation, the route of the run was increased to 6.5 miles and included Chatham Borough ...

Chatham Township Police Will Hold Third "Torch Run" to Benefit Special Olympics; Chatham Borough Police, CHS to Join In

CHATHAM, NJ - The third annual Law Enforcement Torch Run will take place on the streets of Chatham this Friday, June 8.

The Chatham Township Police have spearheaded the run that benefits the New Jersey Special Olympics with participation from Chatham High School faculty and students. This year, the Chatham Borough Police will also take part.

Twenty-two CHS students and faculty, along with ...

Chatham Township Police Actively Investigating Two Vehicles Stolen Friday Night; Also Break-ins, Thefts

CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Township Police Department is seeking information on two stole vehicles and a number of reported vehicle break-ins and theft of valuables that took place during the overnight hours on Friday, June 1.

According to police, "The vehicles that were entered, and had valuables removed were left unlocked. The two vehicles that were stolen had the ignition key fobs ...

Chatham Woman Charged with Aggravated Assault by New Providence Police for Throwing Bodily Fluids at a Police Officer

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - 5/11- Corporal Andrew Diamond arrested Bridget Rissmiller, 40, of Chatham Township for Aggravated Assault on a police officer, Throwing Bodily Fluids and a Police Officer, 2 counts of Obstruction of the Administration of Law, Reckless Driving, Failure to report an Accident and Leaving the Scene of an Accident.

The arrests stemmed from a Hit and Run accident ...

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