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Edison Police: Inman Avenue Rail Crossing Closure

November 10, 2018

Edison, NJ - The Edison Police Department is advising residents that the Inman Avenue Rail crossing will be closed on or about November 15, 2018 thru November 18, 2018 for repairs. Residents should plan an alternate route. 

Edison Police: Delays on Woodbridge Avenue Expected on Saturday

Edison, NJ – The Edison Township Police Department is advising residents of expected delays on Woodbridge Avenue this Saturday.  The Department announced that “The BAPS Temple, located at 2500 Woodbridge Avenue, will be celebrating their New Year on Saturday, November 10th from 8:30 am to 9:30 pm. A large number of congregants will be crossing near the temple. Traffic backups are ...

Police Issue Plea for Help to Find Missing 'At-Risk' Man

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police are asking the public's help in finding a missing 23-year-old man who is considered to be at-risk.

Anthony Boyd was last seen in the city with his girlfriend, Starleene Hampton.

Authorities did not know when or exactly where he was seen.

Police said Boyd has a history of drug use.

He is described as a white male, 6-foot, 2-inches tall and weighing 150 ...

Hit and Run Motor Vehicle Accident Involving Stolen Motor Vehicle

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Police Department is asking the public for assistance in identifying two motor vehicles involved in a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident involving a stolen motor vehicle.  On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018, at 11:30 PM, a stolen white Lexus occupied by one individual was seen trying to overtake a light colored 2004-2008 Acura TL on Hadley Road.  ...

Former Woodbridge Firefighter Arrested and Charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Although 27 years have passed since the violent incidents occurred, there was enough evidence to lead to the arrest of a former Port Reading fireman and custodian in Woodbridge.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Director Robert Hubner of the Woodbridge Police Department announce that a former volunteer firefighter and current maintenance worker of a local ...

Diocese of Metuchen Holds 17th Annual Blue Mass

Metuchen, NJ - The Diocese of Metuchen’s 17th Annual Blue Mass will take place on Nov. 7 at 10:30 a.m at the Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi (548 Main St., Metuchen). After the mass there will be a State Police aircraft flyover as Bishop Checchio blesses and reviews officers outside the Cathedral. A lunch reception will follow afterwards in the community room beneath the church. An honor ...

Deadline for Edison Auxiliary Police Officer Applications: November 2, 2018

EDISON, NJ – The Edison Police Department is seeking applicants to serve as auxiliary police officers. In a statement issued Thursday, the Department advised that applicants for auxiliary police officer should contact Lt. Robert J. Dudash Jr., the auxiliary police liaison at (732) 248-6442 or to rdudash@edisonpd.org. Applications can be downloaded from the Edison Township website: ...

Police Searching for Missing Man

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police issued an alert seeking help in finding a 24-year-old South Brunswick man, who was reported missing by his family Friday morning.

Authorities said Mahmoud Younes age 24 was last seen Friday morning at a friend's house in North Brunswick.  

Police say Younes is described as 6-feet tall. He was wearing blue jeans, a blue hoody, and work ...

Police Searching for Missing 14-year-old Girl

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police issued an alert seeking help in finding a 14-year-old girl who has been missing more than two weeks.

Authorities said Keisi Reyes Melendez was last seen in New Brunswick on Oct. 8.

She is described as 5-feet, 4-inches tall and weighing 120 pounds.

Police urge anybody with information about the girl to call 911 or call the main police department number ...

Traffic Alert: Lane Closure

Edison, NJ -  The Edison Police Department has advised residents that all lanes on Route One in the southbound direction from Prince St  have been shut down due to a motor vehicle accident.  


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Mexican national released from Middlesex County custody facing murder charges

November 12, 2018

NEWARK, NJ — A 23 year-old Mexican national who is illegally present in the United States is facing murder charges in Missouri. He was released from the custody of the Middlesex County Jail earlier this year after a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) detainer was declined.

Luis Rodrigo Perez was being held at Middlesex County ...