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Police & Fire

September 29, 2022

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Collectors of police and fire insignia will come together at the 31st Annual Central Jersey Police and Fire Collector's Swap Meet in Robbinsville at the end of November to share memorabilia. The annual event, which will be hosted by Dom Botteri, provides an opportunity for ...

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HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ — The Hamilton Township Police Division will receive $17,784 in federal funding for body armor, a statement by the U.S. Department of Justice announced.  The grant is through the Patrick Leahy Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP), and administered through the Bureau of ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Mayor Jeff Martin is praising the Hamilton Police Division for their recent re-accreditation from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police and the New Jersey Law Enforcement Commission.  According to the mayor's office, almost 43 percent of all law ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- A man died in a Friday afternoon construction accident at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Robbinsville, police announced.  According to the Robbinsville Township Chief of Police Mike Polaski, members of the police department, Robbinsville Fire Department and Robbinsville ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township residents who heard a loud crash Wednesday night rushed to pull a driver out of his burning car after it struck a tree and became engulfed in flames.  According to the Hamilton Township Police Division, at approximately 9:51 p.m. on September 21, Yvenson ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A Hamilton Township man has died after being found with multiple gunshots to his chest on Tuesday night in a vehicle in Trenton. According to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri, at approximately 7:50 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20, Trenton police officers responded to a Shot ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A trio of men were arrested at a Hamilton residence on Tuesday and $45,500 in methamphetamine was seized following a three-week investigation into narcotics distribution in the Trenton. According to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri, the seized came following a raid by ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- A 10-year-old Robbinsville resident was struck by a vehicle near Pond Road Middle School as families and faculty were heading into school on Wednesday morning. The child was riding a bike along Pond Road on his way to school when the accident occurred about 100 yards from the ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- Mercer County Sheriff Jack Kemler welcomed three new officers to the ranks and promoted one veteran officer recently to continue to serve and protect area residents.  Three new officers -- Anthony Johnson, Patrick Woods and Aaron Dindinger -- took their oath of office as ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Four leaders of the local faith based community were sworn in as chaplains in the Robbinsville Township Police Department on Wednesday. Mayor David Fried, who serves as the director of public safety, administered the oath of office in a private ceremony to Pastor Kahlil ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A motor vehicle collision during the evening commute in Hamilton sent a teen driver to the hospital with injuries while the other driver had to extricated from the vehicle and suffered serious injuries.  According to the Hamilton Police Division, at approximately 6:00 p.m. on ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — The New Jersey State Police (NJSP) Communications Bureau will be holding an open walk-in testing day for the position of Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainee for assignment at the NJSP's Mercer, Middlesex and Passaic County locations.  The test will take place on Saturday, ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ --- With kids all across Mercer County heading back to school, Sheriff Jack Kemler is reminding drivers to be careful on the roads, particularly near schools.  "With the start of the new school year soon upon us, more children are on the streets and crosswalks around Mercer ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Mayor Jeff Martin swore in three recruits into the Hamilton Township Police Division on Tuesday before they head to the police academy for their formal training.  During a small ceremony surrounded by friends and family Recruits Thomas J. Horne, Todd M. Jewell, and William J.

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TRENTON, NJ -- New Jersey's Acting Attorney General Matt Platkin said on Monday that a Hamilton Township man faces criminal charges for hiding his gang ties and conspiring with an imprisoned Latin Kings member while he was working as a City of Trenton police officer.  According to the Attorney ...

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HAMILTON, NJ – “The media got this all wrong,” Henry Roldan, Jr. told TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville in a text message. “I’m no hero.’ “We’ll let our readers be the judge of that,” this reporter responded back. On Sunday, sometime after 6:00 p.m., Roldan, an eight-year veteran of the Hamilton ...

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HAMILTON, NJ - A 52-year-old Trenton man was hospitalized late Friday after he reportedly lost control of the vehicle he was operating, a 2015 Subaru Legacy. According to the Hamilton Police Division, Gerald Lane was traveling eastbound on E. State St. and Norway Ave at approximately 10:25 pm ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township Police Division (HTPD) is cracking down on impaired driving during the annual end of summer "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign that began on August 19 and will run through September 5.  During these two weeks, local law enforcement will be conducting ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- A 19-year-old man riding a motorcycle was killed Sunday night after a collision on Interstate 195 in Robbinsville.  According to a spokesperson for the New Jersey State Police (NJSP), Troopers responded to a motor vehicle crash at 8:41 p.m. 1-195 west near milepost ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- New Jersey State Troopers assigned to Troop "C" Hamilton Station are being credited with rescuing three puppies after responding to a complaint. The puppies had wandered off into the woods and fallen down an irrigation ditch about 10 feet underground.  In a social media post ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- A 21-year veteran employee with the Robbinsville Township Police Department, Eric Coran, was charged on Friday with allegedly stealing and selling property and equipment valued at more than $250,000 owned by the police department for personal gain.  Mercer County Prosecutor ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Township PBA Local #344 wants you to get to know all of their community police officers through the 2022 Police Officer Trading Card Contest -- and maybe win a prize for collecting them all. The contest -- which officially got underway on Monday, August 8 -- ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township residents of all ages gathered on the south side of Veterans Park on Tuesday to celebrate local police and fire departments during the annual police appreciation week.  The pathways of Hamilton's Veterans Park were crowded with cars of families enjoying the ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Hundreds of members of the Robbinsville community came together Tuesday evening for the annual National Night Out festivities.  Since 1994, National Night Out has been held on the first Tuesday of August across the country to promote police-community partnerships and ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --The Hamilton Township Fire Division is now under the direction of Chief Chris Tozzi following the retirement of Chief Richard Kraemer. Tozzi began his career as a firefighter in Hamilton and has worked his way up the ladder to the rank of captain. When the Hamilton Fire Division ...

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WEST TRENTON, NJ — The New Jersey State Police Communications Bureau on Friday welcomed 15 new Public Safety Telecommunicators (PSTs) to its ranks during a graduation ceremony held at Division Headquarters in West Trenton.  The new members were part of the 63rd New Jersey State Police Public ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A Hamilton man has been arrested and charged with murder and the desecration of human remains the same day that the body of a Ewing Township woman was found burned in an area cemetery according to the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office.  Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Hamilton Police Division are investigating the discovery of the severely burned body of a Ewing woman near St. Mary's cemetery.  Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri said that, at approximately 6:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Hamilton ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ — All New Jersey law enforcement officers will now be required to hold valid, active licenses in order to be an active duty officer under a new law signed by Governor Phil Murphy on Thursday.  New Jersey will become the 47th state to establish a police licensing program. "This ...

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MANSFIELD, NJ — The Mansfield Township Police Department announced on Thursday morning that a missing Mansfield woman who suffers from dementia had been safely located. The New Jersey State Police Missing Persons & Human Trafficking Unit and the Mansfield Township Police Department asked for ...

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