Police & Fire

May 20, 2020

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Chief of Police Joseph Orlando issued the following statement today, May 20, 2020: Residents, Please read this post in its entirety, as there is much to discuss both locally and throughout the State. I ask residents to remember, the State is mandating all of our actions and ...

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HANOVER, NJ - The Route 10 Westbound ramp leading to Rt. 287 South will be closed tonight in Hanover and a detour will be in place.  The full traffic news alert is listed below: (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced that the ramp from Route 10 ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover's Chief of Police Christopher F. Cannizzo has sent the following message to the citizens in honor of National Nurses Day.  The deparment also created a video which can be viewed on Facebook by clicking here.  Greetings to all citizens of East Hanover, As you ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Florham Park's Chief of Police, Joseph Orlando, has issued the following statement to residents: Residents, I hope everyone was able to enjoy the great weather we had this weekend in conjunction with the opening of Emmett and Volunteer Parks for passive recreation. The ...

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HANOVOVER, NJ - Work that was supposed to begin on April 24th was postponed due to inclement weather.  The Route 10 westbound ramp to I-287 southbound in Hanover has been closed since Friday May 1st and will remained closed until Monday morning, May 4th. One lane is also closed on Rt. 10 westbound.

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Residents, Tonight, finally, I am able to write you with some positive news!! Governor Murphy signed several Executive Orders in the last few days, but one in particular provides us with some hope and sense of normalcy. Executive Order 133 was signed yesterday and becomes effective at 6:00am ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover's Police Chief, Christopher F. Cannizzo, has issued the following warnings to residents:   Dear East Hanover Citizens and Stakeholders: While we are all unified in our efforts to provide safety and comfort to our families and loved ones during these ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Florham Park's Chief of Police has issued the following statement to residents on April 25, 2020:   Residents, I hope all is well with you and your families. I wanted to wait as long as possible before issuing this post in hopes the Governor would provide some insight on ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Chief of Police Christopher F. Cannizzo has issued the following statement to East Hanover residents: Greetings to all citizens of East Hanover,  Today, I would like to continue our dialogue as it relates to COVID-19 and our public safety response. As you are all well ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Chief of Police Joseph Orlando issued the following statement today to residents: -------------------- Hope everyone is well! The State has not been releasing much information, other than daily test positives and death totals. It seems we have reached the surge they had ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover's Police Chief Christopher Cannizzo has issued the following letter to residents: ----- As we at the EHPD continue to provide for the welfare and safety of the citizens of East Hanover, we would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the personal ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The East Hanover Police Department and Chief of Police, Christopher F. Cannizzo, expressed great gratitude for all of the amazing support they have been receiving from the local community. "Another week has gone by and we are humbled by the amazing support from the many local ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Chief of Police, Christopher F. Cannizzo has good news to share about the Easter Bunny!  See his note to residents below: ------ Tomorrow between noon and 6 p.m. the East Hanover Fire Dept ( Chief Carmine Davino & Deputy Fire Chief Paul Larena ) will be driving the ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Chief of Police Orlando has issued the following update.  Included within it is the closing of local parks and a warning against birthday parades.  See below: -------- Residents, Much has happened since I last wrote to all of you. Please read this post carefully as there ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Florham Park's Chief of Police, Joseph Orlando, has issued the following letter and statement to all residents: ----- Residents, Once again I write to you with evolving information in this ever changing situation. The number of test positives and deaths in New Jersey ...

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Residents, A lot has been happening the past couple of days and I ask that you bear with me as I bring you up to speed on our current situation which is evolving daily. On March 21, 2020, Governor Murphy issued Executive Order 107, in which he stated as of March 20, 2020 there were ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The East Hanover Police Department would like to remind residents that there is help available if they need it. Their exact words are, "Help is just a phone call away and you are not alone".  Being quarantined with family is not always a joyful experience for all, and ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ – A 74-year-old East Hanover shot his wife to death on Thursday, according to authorities. The man, Alexander Jacobs, of Selmar Terrace, faces charges of first-degree murder, second-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and fourth-degree possession of prohibited ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Reports of a man allegedly shooting his wife have been obtained from East Hanover.   Breaking news alerts have reported that the police were at 12 Selmar Terrace and were requesting the homes directly next to and behind the main home to be cleared prior to a search.  The ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Chief of Police Christopher F. Cannizzo has issued the following statement: The East Hanover Township Police Department has made some modifications to the way we will operate during the State of Emergency.  I want to ensure the public that these modifications are being put ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Earlier tonight, TAPinto reported that a worker fell off a building at a construction site at a new residential development behind 90 Park Avenue in Florham Park.  Click Here to read original article. Tonight the Florham Park Police released the following announcement: At ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - A worker fell off a building at a construction site at a new residential development behind 90 Park Avenue in Florham Park today, March 18th. The police and fire department on the scene.  There was one victim who is receiving CPR.   More details to be provided as they are ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ -  According to Florham Park police, a confirmed case of coronavirus has been found within the Florham Park municipal building.  At this time Florham Park Borough will be closed to all non-essential personnel for two weeks. The Florham Park Police released this statement ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany has been no stranger to car thefts.  Over the past year incidents appear to be on the significant rise.  A joint announcement today regarding a new Auto Theft Task force has been issued to the public:  An Auto Theft Task Force has been created to stop a persistent ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - A former Morris Catholic teacher and volleyball coach has been arrested for allegedly committing sexual assault crimes against two minor female students between 2015 and 2019. The full news release issued by the Morris County Prosecutor's office is listed below: Morris County ...

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On February 16, 2020 at 11:07 p.m., Officer Devin Hinchcliffe observed a vehicle travelling on Columbia Tpk with illegal tinted front windows.  He conducted a motor vehicle stop and determined the identities of all parties in the vehicle. During his roadside investigation, Off. Hinchcliffe learned ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - There is currently an investigation going on regarding a five car motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 10 and Ridgedale Avenue. Route 10 westbound is currently CLOSED. Use an alternate route. This according to East Hanover Police.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - An East Hanover man was arrested for allegedly starting a house fire four days before Christmas in East Hanover. You can read the full news release below.  Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and East Hanover Township ...

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  EAST HANOVER, NJ -  A police chase occurred on Hanover Road near Mt. Pleasant Avenue.  The police were in pursuit of a stolen motor vehicle. It is now reported that the vehicle crashed and is wrecked.  More details to be provided. This according to breaking news alerts. 

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - On January 20, 2020, Detective Geoffrey Rothrock began an investigation following three reports of burglary to multiple buildings at a private property complex and thefts of property from within the same.  His investigation led to the identification of a suspect and the ...

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