Police & Fire

September 17, 2019

HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Police are investigating an early Tuesday morning robbery of a local convenience store.   Detectives are investigating a robbery that took place at approximately 1:30am Tuesday morning of the Quick Check store located at 2695 South Broad Street. The suspect ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in an on-going investigation where a purse was stolen at the Walmart located at 1750 Nottingham Way in Hamilton. According to a statement the suspect allegedly stole the purse left behind ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  In a solemn ceremony on Wednesday afternoon, several hundred people from all walks of life including police officers, firefighters, EMS professionals, veterans and families memorialized the 18th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001.   "We are proud to ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  The Robbinsville Township Fire Department and the Robbinsville Professional Firefighters Association will hold their annual 9-11 Memorial Ceremony on Wednesday, at 9:45am.  The public is welcome to attend.   The ceremony will be held at the Memorial Tree on Lake Drive in ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  Three local firefighters will saddle up on their bicycles and make the more than 300-mile long ride from Washington D.C. to Pennsylvania in September to pay tribute to the first responders lost on 9/11 and to honor members of the military. The event is part of the 9/11 Promise Run ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  An alleged attempted child luring incident is under investigation by the Robbinsville Police Department. According to a report a stranger sought the attention of three juveniles Thursday evening at the Foxmoor Shopping Center.  At approximately, 6:27pm, Robbinsville Township ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Police Department has asked members of the public to come forward with any information in connection with a series of motor vehicle related incidences that are said to have taken place in the overnight hours Tuesday. While in one instance a vehicle was stolen, ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department are investigating a possible overnight carjacking that left an elderly woman injured. At approximately 4:10am on Thursday Hamilton Police reponded to a reported of a carjacking on Fairlawn Avenue.   Upon arrival, officers learned that an ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --   A passerby saw a fire already underway when they called in the emergency late Wednesday afternoon.   Flames engulfed a detached shed and spread to an adjacent garage at a residential property on Old York Road.  Robbinsville Squad 40 quickly responded to keep the fire from ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  A routine traffic violation stop last week in Hamilton Township resulted in the seizure of a handgun and ammunition by New Jersey State Police. On Thursday, State Troopers pulled over James Diggs 3rd, 20, of Trenton, at approximately 12:45 a.m. during a routine traffic stop on ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township Police Department began their participation in a statewide effort to crack down on drunk and impaired driving on Friday. Hamilton is one of 100 towns across New Jersey participating in the program funded by the State of New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  A Sunday morning emergency call that went out originally as an activated fire alarm rapidly escalated, TAPinto Hamilton has learned.  When firefighters arrived on the scene, they found fire coming from an apartment on the third floor of the high rise building located at 9 Lamont ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Robbinsville Fire Department Squad Company 40 teamed up with Hightstown Engine Company Station 41 and East Windsor VFC Tanker 42 to urgently respond to a tractor trailer fire on the New Jersey Turnpike Fire officials reported.   The call that a tractor trailer was ablaze in ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Hundreds gathered at the annual Robbinsville National Night Out on Tuesday night hosted by the Township's Police Department.   As previously reported by TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville, the night was the highlight of the town's Police Appreciation Week as declared by Mayor Dave ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- On Friday, Robbinsville Mayor Dave Fried declared via executive order that August 5 to 11 would be "Police Appreciation Week" throughout the Township. For the fourth consecutive year, residents and businesses are invited to show their support and appreciation for local law ...

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HAMILTON, NJ - The Hamilton Township Career Firefighters Foundation, and FMBA Locals 84 and 284, are asking for support for one of their own after a Saturday fire destroyed most of their possessions. According to an account shared on the GoFundMe page that has been created, both Firefighter Matt ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in helping to identify a suspect potentially involved in two burglaries of auto sales businesses that both occurred on July 23, 2019.  On Wednesday, Hamilton police released a picture captured by ...

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HAMILTON, NJ- Hamilton Police are asking anyone with information regarding a possible  child luring incident to contact Detective Chris Pullen at 609-581-4080 or cpullen@hamiltonpd.com. According to a statement by Lt. Mark Horan, the incident occurred Saturday at approximately 8:15 p.m. while a ...

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HAMILTON, NJ- Firehouse 14 welcomed a new member to their ranks this week. Unlike the other firefighters that keep Hamilton safe out of that location, River, a three-year-old American Bulldog Stafford mix, won’t be fighting fires. However, that doesn’t mean River’s role is any less important, ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ —  Forty-two cadets who made up the 21st basic class of police officers took part in Thursday’s Mercer County Police Academy commencement before several hundred friends and family in the gymnasium at Mercer County Community College (MCCC). From this class, one cadet, Paul ...

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TRENTON, NJ --  First-degree narcotics charges have been filed by the Mercer County Prosecutor's office after seizing 65 bricks (3,250 bags) of heroin worth nearly $148,000  plus Percocet pills and hundreds of dollars in cash in the possession of suspect, Miguel Reimer, 36 earlier this week.  He ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A 28-year-old man wanted in Puerto Rico in connection with a 2016 shooting that left two dead and several others injured was arrested Friday, and members of the Mercer County Sheriff's Office played a role, according to Mercer County Sheriff Jack Kemler. In a statement Tuesday ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  Route 130 southbound reopened shortly after noon on Wednesday according to the Robbinsville Office of Emergency Management.  As reported earlier by TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville, a truck fire at the intersection of Route 130 and Route 33 closed the southbound roadway for ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  Route 130 southboard is closed at the intersection of Route 33 due to a truck fire at approximately 10:00am on Wednesday according to Robbinsville Office of Emergency Management.  Robbinsville Police and Fire Department personnel are on the scene as well as New Jersey ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A man said to be the driver of a white GMC Van that allegedly caused a fatal accident claiming the life of one man and sending six others to the hospital has been arrested. According to a statement by Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri and Robbinsville Chief of Police ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  An Amtrak work train on the rails at the Hamilton Train Station was on fire Monday afternoon. Fire crews are on the scene.  According to NJTransit on Twitter, Northeast Corridor rail service is suspended between the Trenton and Jersey Avenue stations.  No word yet as to the ...

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HAMILTON, NJ - Emergency crews are on the scene of an overturned street sweeper on Klockner Road in the area of RWJ Hamilton Hospital.  No injuries have been reported. Follow us on Facebook and sign up for TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville E-News alerts to be the first to read about all things ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --- Law enforcement officers from the Robbinsville Township Police Department and the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office Serious Collision Response Team opened an investigation Monday following a multi-vehicle accident on Route 130 in Robbisnville.  One driver was pronounced dead ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  Parts of Route 130 in Robbinsvile were closed in both directions Monday night just before 7:00 pm due to a serioous motor vehicle accident.  According the Robbinsvile Police Department's Facebook alert, Route 130 is closed in both directions at Woodside Road where a serious ...

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HAMILTON, NJ  --  Acting quickly and thinking without hesitation earned Hamilton Township Police Officer Jordan Kostoplis the Mayor's Medal of Valor for intervening to stop an on-going robbery he witnessed while on a family vacation in Washington D.C.  The Medal is presented to officers who have ...

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