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Clark PD Plans DWI Checkpoint

August 20, 2017

CLARK, NJ - The Clark Township Police Department has issued notification they will be holding a DWI checkpoint beginning on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 9:00 p.m. and ending at 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 27, 2017. 

The checkpoint will be located in the northbound lanes of Brant Avenue in Clark, directly in front of Mother Seton High School. Vehicles headed towards the Garden State ...

Video: Keep Kids Safe on Snap Chat with Help from Union County Sheriff's Office 

UNION COUNTY, NJ — Parents and kids all over are using the app “Snap Chat,” but are you sure it’s safe? Did you know that there are features in the app that allow someone to follow you or your kids? It’s called “Snap Map” and it allows users friends to see their exact location. 

Snap Chat can be fun when used with caution, according to experts, ...

Clark Police Asking Residents to Check Vehicles After Early Morning Arrest

CLARK, NJ – Clark Police reported the apprehension of a motor vehicle burglary suspect early Thursday morning.  

According to police, the suspect had items from the vehicles of several victims residing in the area of Autumn Avenue.   

Police are requesting residents in the area call the department if they find their vehicles were victimized.  The number ...

Owl Caught in Net at Clark’s ALJ in Guarded Condition

CLARK, NJ – When the emergency call came in on Saturday that an owl had gotten tangled in a soccer net at Arthur L. Johnson, John Pingor headed to the scene. 

 Pingor a member of Clark’s Fire Department and the Supervisor of Buildings and Grounds for Clark Schools took no time getting involved in rescuing the Great Horned Owl.    Pingor enlisted ALJ’s ...

Public Assistance Sought in Locating Child Sex Assault Suspect

PLAINFIELD, NJ — Investigators are requesting assistance from the public in locating Walter Sosa, a Plainfield man wanted for the aggravated sexual assault of a child, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday.

Sosa, 33, a registered sex offender in neighboring Somerset County, is charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree sexual ...

Police: Pit Bulls Involved in Fatal Incident with Bichon in Garwood Considered ‘Not Dangerous’

GARWOOD, NJ – No action will be taken against the two dogs – which have been described as pit bulls and bulldog mixes – that fatally attacked Lucky, an 8-year-old Bichon, in Garwood near the Westfield border last month.

On July 22, Lucky’s owner, Nancy Rubin, was walking him on leash when she said Lucky broke away and ran across the street to where ...

VIDEO: 'Blue Knights in the Woods' Roll into Clark

CLARK, NJ - The Blue Knights New Jersey III held their annual Knights in the Woods motorcycle event at the Deutscher Club on Sunday, August 6.

The 50 mile motorcycle run raises money for the Valerie fund, which benefits children fighting cancer.  Current and retired members of law enforcement make up the membership of the Blue Knights.

Clark resident, Jeff Joy is the Special Events ...

A Great 'Night Out' Sponsored By Clark Police

CLARK, NJ – The Clark Police Department hosted their fourth annual ‘National Night Out’ event on Tuesday evening.   Officers barbequed and mingled with residents in this night designed to bring first responders and the community together.

“The is our fourth year of doing this and it is great. This community does so much for us throughout the year, this is our ...

Garwood Woman Whose Dog was Mauled by Pit Bulls Worries for Others

WESTFIELD, NJ — Nancy Rubin, who lives near in Garwood near the Westfield border, worries for the safety of children in her neighborhood after her 8-year-old Bichon, Lucky, was violently attacked by two pit bulls near her home.

Rubin had just left the Village at Garwood senior housing with her dog at about 6 p.m. Saturday, July 22, when said she she spotted man walking to pit bulls.

Road Closure This Week in Clark

CLARK, NJ – Union County has issued an advisory to motorists regarding a road closure in Clark starting on or about Monday July 31.  According to the bulletin, Madison Hill Road from Westfield Avenue to just beyond Kanski Court will be under construction for approximately two days, weather permitting.   

The road will be closed from 6:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. while ...

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