Police & Fire

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. 

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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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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 ...

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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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Edison, NJ - On Saturday, October 27, 2018, Edison Township will be participating in the National DEA Operation Take Back initiative to collect old, unwanted, or expired prescription or over the counter medications according to the Edison Police Department.   The medications can be dropped off at ...

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EDISON, NJ -   A 44-year-old Perth Amboy man died after accidentally falling 35 feet onto a concrete floor Monday morning inside a Raritan Center warehouse where he was employed, according to the Edison Township Police Department.  The victim, Jose R. Caba, apparently fell off a cargo lift at 7:30 ...

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EDISON , NJ  -  Edison firefighters and fire companies from a few nearby towns swiftly extinguished a smokey three-alarm fire on Friday night at a privately-owned cardboard recycling facility. Fire was reported at 7:58 p.m. inside GP Harmon Recycling ar 300 Mill Road and it was under control ...

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Edison, NJ - The Edison Police Department reminded residents to stay safe yesterday as it supported the "Put the brakes on Fatalities" Program.  Put the Brakes on Fatalities is a national program that was established in 2001 to raise awareness of the major causes of transportation fatalities and ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A Montgomery High School teacher who lives in Hillsborough has been arrested and faces charges of sending nude photos of herself and sexually-explicit messages via social media to a Montgomery High School student over a period of several months. Michelina Aichele, 29 of ...

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Edison, NJ - In an attempt to increase awareness, the New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board (NJFSAB) has created a special web resource page on www.SaveAndProtect.org, dedicated to Fire Prevention Month that includes facts, tips, and links to resource and information.  In addition, NJFSAB is ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A former FBI agent will be placed on probation after admitting in court today he took photographs of a 22-year-old woman while she was in store dressing room, authorities said Danuel S. Brown, 30, of Piscataway, pleaded guilty to a single count of fourth-degree invasion of ...

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Edison, NJ –  The Edison Police Department announced that it will be hosting "COFFEE WITH A COP".  On Thursday, October 4, 2018, residents are invited to join Chief Thomas Bryan and  members of the Police Command Staff.  The event will take place at the Edison Automat, located at 1963 Oak Tree Road ...

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Edison, NJ -  The Township is advising residents to avoid the area of Oak Tree Road, near Lamar Avenue.  The Middlesex Water Company is on the scene making repairs to a water main. Heavy traffic delays have been reported. Repairs are anticipated to continue into the evening hours according ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Woodland Avenue between Oak Tree Road and Maple Avenue is expected to be closed from 7:00am to 3:30pm beginning Monday October 1st. The announcement was made last week by Middlesex County Project Engineer CME and Associates. The closure is expected to last at least two weeks.

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Edison, NJ -  The Township has advised that Wood Ave will be closed on September 28th between the hours of 9am-3pm Northbound in the direction from Rt 27 to Oak Tree Rd.  According to the Township, this will be the beginning of a project that will extend through October 11th.  Detour signs will be ...

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EDISON, NJ -  According to Edison Police, a 28-year-old bicyclist remains hospitalized today with a skull fracture and other injuries after police say his bike was struck by a car at Woodbridge and Amboy avenues.  Police describe the victim's injuries as serious, but not life-threatening.

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EDISON, NJ -  The Township has advised that due to a train issue, Inman Ave between Tingley Ln and Grove Ave at the railroad crossing is completely shut down.   

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EDISON, NJ - Due to a police investigation, motorists are asked to avoid the area of Woodbridge Ave and Amboy Ave.  According to police, Woodbridge Ave West between Amboy Ave and Rt 287 are shut down.   

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EDISON, NJ - A Perth Amboy man is in custody, charged with an alleged razor knife assault on another motorist during what police described as a “road rage” incident Tuesday afternoon on Woodbridge Avenue.  Louis Rosado, 56, is awaiting arraignment at the Middlesex County Adult Corrections Center on ...

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Edison, NJ - The Township has advised Route One south bound at int 287 is down to one lane. The left two lanes are closed due to a motor vehicle accident

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  A Rutgers University student was taken to the hospital early Sunday after he was beaten by two men on Easton Avenue, police said in a statement. The assault occurred about 2:15 a.m. when the victim, who was on Easton Avenue between Bristol and Courtland streets, was in a ...

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Edison, NJ - The Township has advised that Amboy Ave will be closed from Woodbridge Ave to Jackson Ave from 7 am- midnight due to the Fall Festival on Saturday, September 22, 2018.     

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NEW BRUNSWICK - City police are advising motorists to avoid the Landing Lane Bridge today because of current emergency repairs being done on the span that connects New Brunswick and Piscataway. Police said the state Department of Transportation is making the repairs. The work is expected to ...

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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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