Police & Fire

January 16, 2019

Edison, NJ - Public Service Electric & Gas Company (PSE&G) announced that it will be conducting inspections of gas meters in Edison to ensure the continued safety and reliability of gas services.  The inspections will include outdoor as well as indoor meters. PSE&G technicians are ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Police are asking for the public’s help in capturing two male suspects in the burglary of Krauszers located at 488 Oak Tree Road. According to the police, at approximately 11:00pm on January 8, 2019 two male suspects forced entry into the Bollywood Dance ...

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Edison, NJ -  Edison Police are advising commuters to avoid Route One Southbound in the area of the Edison Diner.  According to the Township,  due to a traffic accident, a pole is down blocking two lanes of traffic. Heavy traffic delays expected.

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Edison, NJ -  The Edison Police Department is letting residents know that there are still openings available to register for the Department’s Civilian Police Academy Program.   The academy, to be held at the Edison Municipal Complex, 100 Municipal Blvd., is open to township residents, 18 or ...

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Edison, NJ – Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Thomas Bryan of the Edison Police Department announced this afternoon  that two suspects from South Carolina  have been arrested in connection with the robbery and fatal shooting that took place at the Speedway Gas Station in Edison ...

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SOUTH RIVER, NJ - Izaia Bullock, 22, of South River, was arrested and charged yesterday with contempt of a court order which was issued by Middlesex County Superior Court.  Bullock, a member of the Rutgers University Football Team, had been charged with two counts of attempted murder and two counts ...

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Edison, NJ -  Edison Police Chief Thomas Bryan confirmed with TAPinto Edison this evening that the suspect in the robbery-homicide, that occurred at approximately 4 AM  at the Speedway Gas Station, located at 789 Amboy Avenue in Edison, remains at large.   At least one media report circulated ...

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Edison, NJ –  Authorities have released additional information relating to the robbery-homicide at an Edison gas station earlier this morning.  The suspect involved in the fatal shooting of a clerk at the Speedway Gas Station, located at 789 Amboy Avenue in Edison, is still at large. The ...

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Edison, NJ - Edison Police and the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office are investigating a fatal robbery of an Edison gas station. According to authorities, at approximately 4 AM,  the Speedway gas station on Amboy Avenue was the subject of a robbery.  According to Edison Police Chief Thomas ...

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Middlesex County, NJ –  The Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office announced that it is now accepting applications for an 8-week-long Sheriff’s Civilian Academy.  The Academy, open to residents of Middlesex County and now in its eighth year,  will begin in the spring of 2019. The first session is ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Authorities are warning Middlesex County residents of scam calls from people claiming to be law enforcement officers who have outstanding warrants that can only be avoided through the use of prepaid credit cards, The Middlesex County Sheriff's Office is advising residents to ...

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GARDEN STATE PARKWAY - Following the death of her passenger in a crash on the Garden State Parkway, a young woman from Middletown has been charged with aggravated manslaughter in the first degree and assault by auto in the third degree.  She also was issued motor vehicle summonses for driving while ...

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EDISON, NJ - Nearly 80 Edison officers threw away their razors for “No-Shave November,” racking up over $7,000 for cancer research and making their Police Department the nation’s third highest fund-raiser. Now, at the request of PBA President Michael Schwarz, Police Chief Thomas Bryan is allowing ...

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Edison, NJ -  Edison Police are advising residents that Amboy Ave from Second to Fourth St will be shut down until approximately 9pm due to the annual tree lighting ceremony in the Clara Barton section . Traffic is being diverted to Hoover Ave. Residents are advised to avoid Amboy Ave or use an ...

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Edison, NJ -  Edison Police are advising residents of a road closure at New Durham and Kester Drive  (near the Metuchen border) due to  an ongoing accident investigation. Commuters are advised to plan an alternate route. 

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Passersby, a local doctor and police rushed to the aid of a pedestrian on Sunday, Dec. 2, when he was hit by a car at Easton Avenue and Albany Street, right by the New Brunswick Train Station. Upon the officer’s arrival at 12:13 a.m., they found a 37-year-old Edison man, ...

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EDISON, NJ  -  Edison Police will be on the lookout for impaired drivers this holiday season. Law enforcement officials from Edison will be cracking down on drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs as part of the annual end of year “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign according to the ...

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Edison, NJ -  Edison Police are advising residents that New Durham Rd at Durham Ave, at the Metuchen border, will be shut down to traffic to Hampton Ave on the Metuchen side until approximately 4 PM  due to road construction. Commuters are advised to plan an alternate route. Yolanda Dr in Edison ...

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EDISON, NJ – “The Grinch” is back and will be making special appearances around town along with the Edison Police Department to spread holiday cheer and collect presents for the annual Marine Corps “Toys for Tots” drive.  Children of all ages can greet “The Grinch,” and his police entourage, at 7 ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police today issued an alert for help in finding a 31-year-old New Brunswick woman facing medical problems. Betsy Nemes was last seen on Harmony Street in Piscataway. Nemes is described as 5-feet, 7-inches tall, and weighing about 135 pounds. Authorities said Nemes ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - More than two dozen Rutgers faculty members signed an open letter to President Robert Barchi blasting university police for turning over a suspect to ICE agents. "This action by the Rutgers University Police is a direct violation of your repeated assurances that Rutgers was ...

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EDISON, NJ – Mayor Thomas Lankey promoted Capt. Andrew Toth to Deputy Chief of the township Fire Department during a ceremony at the Municipal Complex on Monday. In addition to that position, which has been vacant for several years,  Mr. Toth will also continue to serve as Edison’s Emergency ...

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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. 

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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.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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