Police & Fire

October 8, 2018

VVA Chapter 12, Play HOOK-e & MA 22 would like veterans and active military to join us at the New Jersey State Police Marine Services Bureau, Point Pleasant Station for a tour, equipment demo and BBQ. You will learn about the NJSP Marine Service Bureau mission, response equipment, and changes ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - A deadly motor vehicle accident has been reported by responders on the scene at approximately 5:45PM Saturday - the report indicated  two victims dead on arrival. The area is near exit 22 and near the Route 537 area. It is reported to involve a truck and fuel spill. County Hazmat ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Rutgers University student was struck and killed by a car, as he lost his footing and stumbled onto George Street on Friday night, police said. Police said Cory Aufiero, 19, a Rutgers student from Colts Neck, lost his footing at 9:30 p.m. on George Street, near Albany and ...

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LAVALLETTE, NJ — Firefighters from across the state are helping to keep a Livingston teen’s name alive through a memorial playground currently being built in Lavallette—the Jersey Shore town where Brendan Tevlin spent every summer of his 19 years. After members of the New Jersey Firefighters’ ...

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  RED BANK, NJ Advisory: Emergency Closure-Holland Road is closed indefinitely from Red Hill Road and Laurel Avenue due to a sinkhole. Holland Road is closed between Red Hill Road and Laurel Avenue due to a sinkhole at a County bridge ...

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HAZLET, NJ - Tragedy struck Hazlet Township on September 16th. According to Hazlet Police, they received a call that swimmers were in distress at 2:39 PM  in Thornes Creek near the Henry Hudson Trail which runs from Natco Lake to Raritan Bay. The caller was one of the four men who were swimming at ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ  - A motor vehicle accident was reported at Telegraph Hill Rd & Phillips Park with the roadway as of 9:10 shut down at Overlook Dr. Two patients reported. EMS has been requested. Reported to be an MVA with an overturned vehicle. Expect delays during event.

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HOLMDEL, NJ - A 3 alarm fire was reported at 6 Barrister drive in Holmdel on Saturday. The property was severely damaged and is now uninhabitable from the event. The family and their two dogs escaped and several members of the response team suffered injuries. The homeowner reported that they ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - In what many residents consider about time and long overdue, New Jersey State Police are setting up a sobriety checkpoint at PNC Arts Center. They better bring a few extra busses. The location has a history of intoxicated patrons driving drunk after the concerts. For years, the ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - Overturned Tanker Truck| NJ-18 Southbound near MM 20.6 Police reporting a chlorine tanker overturned and actively leaking. County HazMat dispatched and State Department of Transportation . Route 18 to be shut down in both directions. Updates as available  

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HOLMDEL, NJ - A landscaping accident nearly cost a man his life at 17 Falcons Ridge Circle in Holmdel Tuesday afternoon. According to Holmdel Police Department, at 1:35pm, Holmdel Police responded to a first aid call on Falcons Ridge Circle for a lacerated leg.  Upon arrival, Sgt. William ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - UPDATE: Holmdel Road is reopened. Heavy winds and rain tore through the area yesterday and it was not without impacts. According to the Holmdel Police Department as of 7:30 AM, Holmdel Rd between Longview and Crawfords is closed due to a downed primary power line and trees in ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - A Fatal Go-Kart Accident was reported by Holmdel Police Department on Grandview Drive.   A call listing 3 Grandview Drive was sent out regarding an unconscious victim who hit a tree on a Go-Kart. The victim's name is  Boris Serebrenik, Edgewater NJ, 60 Years ...

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SANDY HOOK — Nearly six years after the U.S. Coast Guard’s Station Sandy Hook was devastated during Superstorm Sandy, a new, state-of-the-art headquarters has opened at the base. The $54 million facility, which sits on much higher land than the previous structure, was unveiled during a ...

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MIDDLETOWN N.J. - The late morning quiet was quickly changed when police were reported in pursuit of a vehicle Rt 35 north into Middletown at about 11AM. Vehicle in pursuit was reported to have crashed at Rt 35 & New Monmouth Rd. Subsequently, police reported that the driver was in custody at ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - Holmdel police found their man who torched a local real estate office. He was from Holmdel. Leonard J. Mazzarisi used to live on Burgundy Drive. He  may soon be living behind bars. This  former Holmdel Township man is facing charges he deliberately set a pair of fires and fired a ...

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COLTS NECK, N.J. - UPDATED 6-16-18 - A fatal accident has been reported near Exit 19 on Route 18 at approximately 9:30 PM. Units  were reported on scene with a single vehicle crash with one victim ejected. A confirmation of one person dead on arrival with three other occupants in unknown condition.

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A Little Bit Lower Now... 👮‍♂️ HOLMDEL, N.J. - Holmdel Police Responded to the Umpteenth Call of a Truck Crashing Under Laurel Ave Bridge. According to HPD - This morning at 11:40am, yet another tractor trailer traveling on Laurel Ave struck the New Jersey Transit railroad bridge.  The ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - On 5/8/18 Holmdel Police Officers responded to a report of a multi-car crash with injuries on Laurel Avenue in the area of the NJ Transit railroad overpass.  Investigation at the scene revealed Daniel Magistro, age 36 of Union Beach NJ, was driving northbound on Laurel Avenue. He ...

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 FREEHOLD – They got their man and residents are safer for it. An arrest has been made in connection with a shooting Thursday night in Freehold Township and the possible connection to a shooting in Holmdel and Neptune is still underway. This is according to a release issued by Monmouth County ...

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COLTS NECK, N.J. - Early Sunday morning, TAPinto Holmdel and Colts Neck reported a shooting death by Route 18 at exit 19A Rt 18 Northbound with traffic being diverted to Route 34. Photos of the closed roadways indicated the detour.  Initially, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutors Office, it ...

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THREE BRIDGES, N.J. — Several dozen veterans, volunteers, dignitaries and other supporters gathered on a very chilly March 20 to honor a special horse. Spring Thaw, the lead therapy horse at Spring Reins of Life (SRoL)., was honored by the Veteran’s Administration with the Planetree Therapy ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - A local legend in Monmouth County law enforcement has died. According to the Holmdel Township Police Department: "It is with great sadness that the Holmdel Police announces the passing of retired Chief of Police R. Bruce Phillips.  Phillips was the second Officer ever hired by ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - A small fire was reported at Bayshore  Community Hospital early in the morning on Sunday. It set off a swift response from the hospital staff and the multiple agencies who responded. The situation was placed under control quickly. Hospital officials said the fire started in a ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - Acrid smoke billowed through the sky in Holmdel Saturday night as a fully involved structure fire roared through 51 East Main Street in Holmdel. The location was a real estate office downstairs and an an office upstairs according to review of data. Neuhaus Realtors was ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - A fatal accident was reported approximately Saturday morning on Garden State Pkwy Southbound near mile marker 110.9.  According to reports at nj.com, New Jersey State Police Trooper Alejandro Goez said Lindsey Aparicio, 33, of Bound Brook, was traveling southbound on the highway ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - What has become a common occurence has happened again, creating major traffic tieups for hours for thousands of drivers. A truck that was too high for the train bridge on laurel scraped under it and got stuck. There have been discussions to improve the conditions for years at ...

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AVON-BY-THE-SEA, NJ — Belmar Patrolman Lawrence Kelly played a major role in the rescue of a 59-year-old man this morning, January 16, from the Shark River Inlet, according to police. Belmar Police and Belmar Water Rescue Team were among local responders answering an emergency call at 8:55 a.m.

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LONG BRANCH – What was supposed to be time of reflection, renewal and looking to the future became an evening of horror for a Long Branch couple. With about fifteen minutes remaining in 2017, a 911 call came in about shots being fired. Police arrived on the scene about a minute later. The son, ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ- UPDATE - CHILD FOUND ACCORDING TO HOLMDEL PD Report of Missing Child near Railroad tracks in area of Centerville Rd. Police Department is searching the area for a missing special needs 13 yo that may be wandering near/along the railroad tracks. Transit was reported to be notified.

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