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Chatham Police Help Search for Suspect After Wednesday Evening's 7-Eleven Armed Robbery in Berkeley Heights

June 22, 2017

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - On Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 10:01 p.m., the Berkeley Heights Police Department Communication Center received a report of an armed robbery at the 7-11 Convenience Store, located at 417 Springfield Ave. The actor is described as a black male, wearing red Adidas pants, black shirt, partially covered face, and carrying a black handgun. 

After committing the ...

Chatham House Fire Blocks Lafayette Traffic; Small Kitchen Fire Extinguished Quickly

CHATHAM, NJ - A small kitchen fire that was extinguished quickly blocked traffic on Lafayette Avenue in Chatham Borough for hours Tuesday afternoon.

Firefighters from Chatham Borough, Chatham Township, Madison and Florham Park responded to a report of a structure fire at 85 Lafayette Avenue.

"It appears to be a small kitchen fire," Doug Allan, Chatham Borough Fire Chief, ...

Chatham Mother and Son Charged with Drug Distribution

CHATHAM, NJ - June 14, 2017, 8:30 p.m. Following a lengthy investigation, The Chatham Township Police Department, along with members of the Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit, conducted a search of a residence located at 11 Lincoln Circle in Chatham Township. During the search of the residence, officers located packaged marijuana, items used in the distribution of marijuana, ...

Chin Sworn in as Probationary Chatham Borough Firefighter

CHATHAM, NJ - Alex Chin, an 18-year-old senior at Chatham High School, was sworn in as a Probationary Firefighter for the Chatham Borough Volunteer Fire Department on Monday night at the regular meeting of the borough council.

Chin had been appointed to the Junior Fireman's Auxiliary Company last June.

 

 

Chatham Borough Police: Report of Man with Gun was False; Voluntarily Sent to Hospital for Evaluation

CHATHAM, NJ - A call to police about a man with a gun on Summit Avenue on Wednesday turned out to be false, according the Chatham Borough Police Department.

"We received a call of a man at a house on Summit Avenue with a firearm making threats," Kevin O'Shea of the Chatham Borough Police Department said. "Based on the nature of the call, the officers took extra ...

Chatham Township Committee & Morris County Prosecutor’s Office to Host Opioid Awareness Community Presentation Wednesday, May 24

CHATHAM, NJ - In 2015, the United States lost 33,000 people to opioid overdoses. More specifically, the state of New Jersey has suffered a 214 percent increase in opioid overdoses since 2010.

Morris County alone lost 64 residents to opioid related fatalities in 2016, a significant increase from the 43 deaths in 2015 -- and this number is only increasing. Just five months into 2017, ...

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