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Passaic Man Accused of Denville Gas Station Heist

March 30, 2017

DENVILLE - A Passaic man was identified by police as the person who stole more than $2,000 from a Denville gas station earlier this month, police said.

The man, Nicolas Torres, 35, was charged with theft and hindering apprehension, police said. He is accused of stealing $2,165 from the Sunoco station on Route 46, a theft that took place March 18.

Police said a "lengthy investigation ...

County's Amphibious Vehicle Sinks in Pond During Deer Rescue

ROXBURY, NJ – An amphibious vehicle worth about $100,000 and owned by Morris County sank in the middle of a shallow Roxbury pond Sunday morning while being used to rescue a deer that fell through the pond’s thin ice.

The Hydratrek vehicle, being driven by Morris County Director of Law and Public Safety Scott DiGiralomo, took on water and sank soon after coming close to the deer ...

Denville Police Trading Cards Program Underway

DENVILLE, NJ - Denville Rotary has partnered with the Denville Township Police Department to bring Police Trading Cards to Denville. 

Officers of Denville Rotary, Mary Radicsh, Rita Ambrosi and Betsy Roberts, presented the idea to Police Chief Christopher Wagner in late September 2016 and were met with great enthusiasm and support.  Chief Wagner indicated he wanted to make the ...

Empty Gas Tank Thwarts Man's Attempt to Escape Police

DENVILLE, NJ - After being awakened by police as he slept in his car early Monday, a Florham Park man banged his vehicle into a police car, led officers on a high-speed chase and was eventually arrested in Boonton when he ran out of gas, police said.

The man, Christopher Iossa, 18, was found to be asleep inside a 2015 Ford Mustang parked alongside Route 46 at 4:39 a.m., said police. They said ...

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