Police & Fire

October 17, 2018

The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 10/09/2018 @ 3:30 p.m. North Avenue East and Carpenter ...

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CRANFORD - The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 10/02/2018 @ 2:19 p.m.  Linden Place and ...

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CRANFORD - On Saturday, October 6th at 12:44 a.m., the Cranford Police Department responded to a reported robbery occurring on Jackson Drive in Cranford. The 25-year-old victim, who was walking near his place of employment, was approached by a black male with a knife demanding all his personal ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 09/27/2018 @ 2:05 a.m. Roselle Avenue and Albany ...

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CRANFORD - The first Wednesday of October is deemed National Coffee with a Cop Day, and the Cranford Police Department announced it will be participating.  Stop by the Cranford Train Station (10 North Avenue East) this Wednesday, October 3rd from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for some free coffee and ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 09/18/2018 @ 11:39 a.m. North Avenue East and Forest ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 09/05/2018 @ 12:06 a.m.  North Avenue East and Garden ...

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CRANFORD – Siddeeq Q. Williams, 40, of Cranford, New Jersey was sentenced today to 121 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to distribute 140 kilograms of narcotics, and for assaulting two law enforcement officers, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Williams previously pleaded ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Police Department Facebook page announced that after a two-week investigation, Matthew Rodriguez, 18 years of age from Clark, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct after police witnessed him placing a large rock, in the middle of Raritan Road, in the early morning ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 08/29/2018 @ 10:58 a.m. North Avenue East Arrested: ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The family of a former South Plainfield resident killed in a hit and run earlier this month is looking for answers and is offering a cash reward for information that leads to identifying the driver.   “We are pleading with the public. [Whoever did this] is somebody’s ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 08/20/2018 @ 10:21 a.m. North Avenue East and Garden State ...

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CRANFORD - Mayor Hannen opened Tuesday's Township Committee Meeting with the announcement of the passing of Cranford Call Lieutenant Brian Koshney. A moment of silence was held before the official meeting got underway. Koshney was a 23-year veteran of the Cranford Fire Department and also served ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 08/12/2018 @ 11:54 a.m.  North Avenue West and Lincoln ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 08/04/2018 @ 1:40 a.m. South Avenue West and Lincoln ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Police Department is taking steps to make it easier to help residents who may be lost or have trouble communicating with officers.  The new “Special Needs Registry” is specifically designed for those who may be challenged with developmental disabilities such as Autism, ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 07/24/2018 @ 11:54 p.m. South Avenue East and High ...

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CRANFORD - Trading cards featuring photos and biographies of 52 Cranford Police Department officers, including Chief Ryan Greco, were unveiled today and are now in the hands of those officers. They will be distributed by officers as a way to open up communications with the public. "These trading ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 07/19/2018 @ 12:26 a.m. Jackson Drive and Commerce ...

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CLARK, NJ –One car is off the road and in the river on the northbound Garden State Parkway by Cranford exit 137 as a result of a three car accident just before 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday. According to Clark Fire Chief Frank Cerasa there were two men in the car that went into the water.  They were able ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 07/10/2018 @ 1148 hrs. North Avenue East and Garden State ...

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CRANFORD - On July 14, 2018 at 9:52 p.m., Patrolman Brian Trotter stopped a 2001 Mercedes Benz on Raritan Road near the intersection of Coleman Avenue when he observed a seatbelt and brake lamp violation. After an investigation on scene, Patrolman Trotter located a loaded handgun in the rear ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Police Department will be holding the 7th session of the Citizens Police Academy in September 2018. The Citizens Academy is part of the ongoing effort for the Cranford Police Department and the community to work together and develop a lasting relationship. Applicants must be ...

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CRANFORD - A little over a week ago, Troy Kettler was appointed as a Probationary Patrol Officer within the Cranford Police Department. On that same day, Patrolman Brian Lopez, Sergeant Frank Williams, and Traffic Mechanic Charles Fette were awarded Police Department Service Awards for 25 years of ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 07/04/2018 @ 12:25 a.m. hrs. 300 Block of North Avenue ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Police Department is paying tribute to fallen officer, Patrolman Robert F. Hand, with its new vehicle design, which also incorporates a gold police seal that was previously used on Township police cars from the 1960's through 1991. According to Police Chief Ryan Greco, ...

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CRANFORD - At 2:09 p.m., police were called to the Citgo gas station at the corner of North Avenue and Orchard Street after a box truck got wedged underneath the overhead canopy.  The driver, a 33-year old female, pulled into the station to get gas and misjudged the height of the canopy, which ...

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CRANFORD - In May 2018, the Cranford Police Department and Children's Specialized Hospital Safe Kids Union County teamed up to launch the "B Hard Headed" campaign. The campaign was a safety initiative aimed at using positive reinforcement as a way to educate the importance of helmet safety and ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 06/29/2018 @ 6:42 p.m.  Orange Avenue and Frazer ...

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CRANFORD – On Monday, June 30th, Troy Kettler was appointed as a Probationary Patrol Officer within the Cranford Police Department at the Township Committee Meeting. Municipal Clerk, Patricia Donahue, administered the Oath of Office to Kettler, whose appointment will be effective July 1, ...

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