Police & Fire

September 28, 2020

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department reported on Monday morning that Sarah Gaillard and Moses Gaillard have returned home safely. The Department has issued an alert on Saturday morning asking for the public's help locating two Hamilton siblings - Sarah, 12, and Moses,12 ...

Read more »

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department issued an alert on Saturday morning asking for the public's help locating two Hamilton siblings - Sarah Gaillard and Moses Gaillard. The pair were last seen at approximately 7:00 pm on Friday, September 25 leaving their grandmother's ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ -- The driver involved in motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Klockner and Kuser roads in Hamilton was pulled from his burning car by a police office and local resident early Wednesday morning. The Hamilton Police are looking for witnesses in the ongoing accident ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Police are looking to speak with individuals who may have witnessed, or have information about, a serious motor vehicle accident that happened in the early morning hours of Saturday. According to offials the crash took place at the intersection of Cedar Lane and ...

Read more »

TRENTON, NJ -- Mercer County law enforcement officials are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a suspect in a sex assault that occurred in Trenton over the summer. The investigation is ongoing. On July 23, a 29-year-old woman was walking to work in the early morning hours in the ...

Read more »

TRENTON, NJ -- Sheriff Jack Kemler announced on Wednesday the release of a newly updated mobile app for the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office. The interactive app is designed to provide real-time information at the public's fingertips on their smartphones or tablets. News and emergency alerts, ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ --  A late night motor vehicle accident has left a Trenton man with serious injuries.   At approximately 9:15 pm Saturday night, a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near the intersection of Route 33 and George Dye Road.   The pedestrian, Juan B. Morales, 64, of Trenton, suffered ...

Read more »

HAMLTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Police are seeking to identify a suspect who was seen on security footage attempting to commit fraud a local gas station.  A statement said that an individual is wanted for questioning in connection with an alleged theft and fraudulent use a credit card at the ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ -- A late morning accident on Interstate 295 involving a dump truck left the busy roadway closed to motorists.  Responders to the scene at approximately 10:27am on Thursday confirmed that one individual had been ejected from a vehicle in the crash and a dump truck was fully engulfed ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ -- Six Hamilton firefighters loaded up their trucks and hit the road at 1:00am on Wednesday and headed south to help those severely impacted by Hurricane Laura. The storm made landfall as a Category 4 Hurricane near Cameron, Louisiana on Thursday morning.  The team, including ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township Police arrested one man on Wednesday suspected of making terroristic threats to the Hamilton Township Public Library.  On August 26, Hamilton Township Police were dispatched to the library located at 1 Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr. Way after a male called ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- When Robbinsville resident Melissa Reilly recently went to the library to pick up a book she was surprised to see an addition to the flagpole in the municipal complex near the Robbinsville Police Station -- a "Blue Line" flag flown below the American Flag.  Reilly recently ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Fire Department (RFD) will be equipped with new state-of-the-art equipment announced Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-4) on Monday.  Under a federal grant, RFD will purchase thermal imaging cameras that protect first responders and help them serve the 14,000 members ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ --  On Wednesday morning, the Hamilton Township Police Department (HTPD) released the names of 20 suspects and charges pending against them in the alleged multi-state scam on Santander Bank.   The HTPD said that at approximately 9:54 am on Tuesday, August 18 officers were detailed ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  Beginning at 8:00 am on Tuesday morning, Robbinsville Police Department officials moved in on the Santander bank located at the intersection of Route 33 and Main Street as part of a wide-reaching fraud investigation.   Multiple arrests had been made in connection with ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Township Police Department (RTPD) announced Monday that it's lights out for National Night Out -  at least for this year.  The Department had initially postponed the event that is traditionally held in August to October 6 "to have a clearer picture of the ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ --  Hamilton Township Police are asking for the public's help in finding a local man who has been reported missing.   Kory Castrantas, 21, was last in contact with his mother via text message on August 5.   At that time, we was known to be in the Kensington area of Philadelphia and is ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department announced Friday evening that local juvenile -- Ivan Shawn Johnson - has returned home.  After being notified that the boy had returned, officers responded to the home where they found Johnson safe and in good health, according to a ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township Police Department asked or the public's help after issuing a missing person alert Thursday evening for a local juvenile -- Ivan Shawn Johnson.  The boy was last seen at approximately 3:26 pm on August 13 leaving his home on the 1700 block of Chambers Street in ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ - The Hamilton Police Department is investigating what they are calling a “bias incident” that took place on Wednesday. According to a statement this appears to be the fourth such incident by the same suspect since June 11. On Wednesday, members of the Hamilton Police Department ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Township Fire Department (RTFD) warned residents on Monday about the dangers of oily rags that can spontaneously combust and cause a fire.    The RTFD said that they recently "responded to several fire incidents involving the improper disposal of oily rags ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department is looking for suspect(s) in connection with a bias crime intimidation at St. Mary's Cemetery. This is the second such criminal mischief incident in a week believed to be carried out by the same suspect.  On August 6, Hamilton Police were ...

Read more »

TRENTON, NJ --  The FBI has arrested two men for allegedly attempting to set fire to a marked police vehicle following the May 2020 protests in Trenton, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced Thursday. The arrests stem from large-scale protests that were held throughout the United States, ...

Read more »

HAMILTON, NJ --  Hamilton Township Police seeking to identify a suspect who wrote offensive, racist graffiti -- considered bias intimidation -- at a community park located near Wilson Elementary School, officials announced Tuesday. According to reports police officers were on their routine ...

Read more »

UPDATE: Cameron Ward was found after being missing for 45 hours, during which the weather included very heavy thunderstorms and extreme heat. "Without the teamwork, incredible efforts from numerous agencies, and the usage of the latest technologies (including K-9s and Drones), this incident ...

Read more »

BORDENTOWN, NJ -- The Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) announced the arrest of a couple accused of theft and possession of a large cache of narcotics at the Candlewood Suites in Bordentown. At approximately 5:22 p.m.Thursday, Bordentown police officers responded to the hotel after ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Township Council recently approved the purchase of 40 body cameras for the Police Department to provide "vital evidence" in arrest and investigations.     Each member of the Robbinsville Township Police Department is currently assigned their own camera.  ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  A mid-day Saturday motor vehicle accident on Route 130 has claimed the life of a Robbinsville Township man.    At approximately 11:23 am, the Robbinsville Police Department received a 9-1-1 call of a serious motor vehicle crash at Route 130 North and Woodside Road.  Upon ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  The Robbinsville Township Office of Emergency Management issued an alert shortly after noon on Saturday urging motorists to stay away from Route 130 north.   The roadway is closed in the area of Woodside Road due to a serious motor vehicle accident.  An update to the ...

Read more »

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-4) announced on Thursday that Robbinsville firefighters will receive new essential personal protection equipment (PPE) needed to protect the public under a federal grant in place during the ongoing coronavirus emergency. Smith said the more than ...

Read more »