Police & Fire

August 13, 2018

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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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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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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COLTS NECK, N.J. - At approximately noon on Tuesday, a  heavy structure fire was reported throughout a 2 story wood frame residential home at 25 Conover Road in Colts Neck. It was reported by Breaking News Network to be fully involved at a second alarm level with requested assistance from ...

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COLTS NECK, N.J. - It was a special day in more ways than one in Colts Neck. Special in that they were welcoming Dane Richards as new Special Law Enforcement Officer (SLEO Class II). His appointment will assist the Colts Neck Police Department from a manpower perspective to enhance services to the ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - The Holmdel Police Department are sharing an incident with residents in case they are aware of the incident reported below or any similar incidents: Holmdel Police Department Release: On 12/04/2017 at approximately 3 PM, a 13-year-old female was walking on Holmdel Road near ...

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Bethany Road Closure Due to emergency bridgework, Bethany Road will be closed on Wednesday, December 6, from approximately 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.  This time frame could be longer if unforeseen conditions are encountered.  Bethany Road between Old Manor Road and Chestnut Ridge Road will be ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Arrests have been made in a massive operation that stretched from New Jersey to California, that targeted sex offenders, and persons possessing child pornography was announced today by Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino. Arrests of 79 child predators and child pornography ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - A shooting was reported at Castle Pines Court in Holmdel. Responding agencies were identified by wire services as reporting a gunshot wound with CPR in progress. Police and EMS were on the scene.  Holmdel Police Department issued a statement: "Holmdel Police responded to a first ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Despite a swimming ban on Belmar beaches triggered by dangerous rip currents, 35 persons were pulled this weekend from the rough surf by first responders, according to authorities. Although there were no serious injuries reported, ocean rescues on September 23 and 24 kept the ...

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HAZLET NJ - A teenager (13 year old male) was reportedly struck by a vehicle in the Route 36 area. NorthSTAR Medevac was dispatched and flew to Robert Wood Johnson at approximately 3:30PM after being treated by local EMT local Basic Life Support systems and Advanced Life Support team, MONOC, which ...

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 on: September 1, 2017 Motor Vehicle Accident   On Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 9:25  AM, the Holmdel Police Department responded to Middle Road near Allocco Park on the report of a motor vehicle accident.  It was reported that injuries were sustained by the operator of a ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. – On Friday, August 18th, at 3:30 PM, in Holmdel's Senior Center, a proud crowd gathered to witness the graduation ceremony for 40 young girls and boys who had just completed The Holmdel Township Police Department Youth Academy Camp.  This was the second week in a row for a total ...

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