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Police Confirm: Body Found on Arlington Avenue Bloomfield

April 20, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Bloomfield Police have confirmed that a body was found today on Arlington Avenue near the East Orange border.

The deceased is a 73 year old male. His last known address is in East Orange. Bloomfield Police believe that he was possibly homeless.

At this time it appears to be natural causes. 

TAPinto Bloomfield will share more details as they become ...

Police Arrest East Orange Man for Lafayette Street Robbery and Shooting

NEWARK, NJ - Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose reports the arrest of Daron J. Morgan, 19, of East Orange, for a robbery and shooting that occurred outside of Alondra’s Bar, located at 149 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ on Thursday, March 30, 2017. 

At approximately 11:28 p.m., officers responded to the bar on a call of a man shot. The 39-year old male victim was outside ...

Ohio Man Charged with Armed Robbery of Orange, NJ Mobile Communications Store

ORANGE, N.J. – A Westerville, Ohio, man was indicted by a federal grand jury today for his alleged role in a June 2016 armed robbery of a retail store in Orange, New Jersey, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced.

Frederick A. White, 43, is charged by indictment with one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm, one count of Hobbs Act robbery, and one count ...

EOPD Arrest Thirteen and Seize Over $300,000 Worth of Drugs in "Operation Quick Strike"

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The East Orange Division of Police Criminal Investigation Division arrested 13 people and seized over $318,000.00 worth of narcotics, $68,000.00 cash and seven (7) illegal weapons as a result of several undercover investigations dubbed “Operation Quick Strike” which were prompted by citizen complaints and anonymous tips.

These investigations took place over the ...

East Orange Homicide

NEWARK, NJ  – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and East Orange Public Safety Director Sheilah Coley announced today that the East Orange Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office are investigating the fatal shooting of Gregory McPherson, 26, of East Orange.

McPherson was fatally shot in the 100 block of Lenox Avenue in East Orange on Wednesday, ...

Straphanger Fatality at East Orange Station

EAST ORANGE, NJ - There was a fatal accident earlier today at the East Orange Station. According to firefighters and other emergency personnel on the scene, witnesses they spoke to reported that a young man was spotted siting on the tracks and was struck by an eastbound train. Any additional information, including the name of the victim has yet to be released. 

Morris & Essex line ...

Off-Street Parking Availability for Orange Residents During Storm

NOTICE TO ORANGE RESIDENTS: 

Off street parking for residents will be available at the following locations:

St. Matthew AME Church Parking Lot  - 336 Oakwood Avenue, Orange

Old Police Building Parking Lot - 593 Lincoln Avenue, Orange

Orange High School Parking Lot - Clarendon Place, Orange

Rec. Center Parking Lot - 395 Main Street Street (High Street Side)

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East Orange Man Gets Over Two Years in Prison for Prison Tax Scam

April 12, 2017

NEWARK, N.J. – An East Orange, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 26 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to file false federal income tax returns on behalf of inmates at the Essex County Correctional Facility, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced.

Winfred Moses, 49, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge William H. Walls to information ...