Police & Fire

June 18, 2021

HOBOKEN, NJ - After receiving a call from a concerned resident Wednesday morning, Hoboken Police arrested a Jersey City man for DWI. At about 6:30 a.m. on June 16, Officer Jesse Castellano was dispatched to the area of 4th and Bloomfield Street on a report of a male passed out in a silver sedan.

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HOBOKEN, NJ - A Jersey City man was arrested after breaking into a business in southwest Hoboken. On Friday, June 11, Officer Samuel Flores and Detective Vito Gigante responded to a business in the area of 2nd and Monroe Street on a report of a burglary and theft. It was learned that an unknown ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Graduates from the first class of Hudson County Police Training Academy as well as candidates from the Bergen County Police Academy were sworn in to the Jersey City Police Department at an afternoon ceremony in Jersey City Hall on Thursday. With over 70 percent of the graduates ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - More than 3,000 law enforcement officers took to the streets of their local communities on one of 26 separate routes to help carry the "Flame of Hope" a distance of nearly 750 miles throughout the Garden State to raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics New Jersey on ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ- A 22-year-old Jersey City man was shot and killed in the area of Stegman Street and Martin Luther King Drive in Jersey City Saturday. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, members of the Jersey City Police Department responded to a report of received a report ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - A brazen brawl in broad daylight has five individuals facing Riot and other charges, according to Hoboken Police. Around 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday, June 2, Hoboken Police Officers were dispatched to the area of 3rd and Harrison Street on a report of a group of males fighting in the ...

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WEST TRENTON, NJ – New Jersey is open for Memorial Day.  This weekend thousands of motorists will hit New Jersey’s roadways to head to beaches, lakes, State Parks or just across town to a friend’s cookout. New Jersey State Police is reminding residents and visitors to celebrate responsibly this ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Police stopped a vehicle in Hoboken that was reported stolen out of Union City, and arrested two Jersey City men who were allegedly smoking PCP. On Sunday, May 23, 2021, at about 1:55 PM, Sergeant Christopher LaBruno conducted a motor vehicle stop of a grey Honda CRV in the area of ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Randolph Black Jr., 25, and Jason Crutcher, 26, have been identified as the two men struck by gunfire and killed Friday night. Three other men and a woman, all Jersey City residents, were also struck and subsequently received treatment at Jersey City Medical Center. The four are ...

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TRENTON, NJ  — No seatbelt? “No excuses,” according to New Jersey state officials who are ramping up seat belt checks beginning May 24 through June 6.  That means any motor vehicle passenger caught without a seatbelt starting Monday will be issued a citation by local, county and state law ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Jersey City reverberated with the sound of gunfire resulting in two people being killed and a number of others injured in the area of Crescent Avenue near Brinkerhoff Avenue Friday night– crimes being investigated by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office. Already under fire by ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Two Jersey City men were arrested Thursday and charged with both shoplifting and resisting arrest after an incident in which they are said to have stolen merchandise from Rite Aid in Bayonne. According to Captain Eric Amato, members of the Bayonne Police Department responded to the ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — A 14-year-old new mother entered a restaurant near Linden Avenue and JFK Boulevard Wednesday afternoon seeking help, handing the newborn to someone and leaving before first responders arrived.  “Upon arrival, JCPD immediately rendered aid to ensure the baby’s health,” City ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A 37-year-old Jersey City man was taken into custody by members of the Bayonne Police Department for being in possession of a motor vehicle that had been reported stolen out of Jersey City on April 29. According to Captain Eric Amato, Tijera T. Sims was arrested at approximately ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A 36-year-old Jersey City man was taken into custody by members of the Bayonne Police Department after he is said to have shoplifted $911.10 worth of merchandise from Rite Aid at 1097 Broadway. According to Captain Eric Amato, Marquise Wilson was arrested at approximately 1:59 p.m.

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NEW JERSEY — A nationwide safety recall of certain Kidde smoke detectors that have reportedly failed to sound off during smoke conditions or a fire has been announced. The Consumer Product Safety Commission on May 6 announced the recall of 225,000 Kidde smoke and combination smoke/carbon ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - A 37-year-old East Orange man is dead after being shot in the torso in the area of the City Crossings Apartments parking lot located at Merseles Court and Bright Street in Jersey City. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, members of the Jersey City Police ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Jersey City Police Officer Marc DiNardo made his first trip to the annual Police Week ceremony in Washington DC in May 2009. The veteran officer was so moved by it, his daughter Gwen said Tuesday, that he immediately decided to take part in the Unity Tour the following ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Those that knew him, or served with him, know what kind of cop Detective Joseph Seals was. “He was an incredible police officer,” Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said. “He was loved and respected by his peers.” His efforts, including on the day he was killed, it has been ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A 20-year-old Jersey City man was arrested by Bayonne police Sunday night after he allegedly grabbed a woman’s buttocks while the two were inside the ShopRite on Avenue C. According to Captain Eric Amato, Akila N. Labib was arrested after the 29-year-old female victim alerted an ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the Jersey City Police Department  are investigating the death of a 47-year-old Jersey City man who was found dead in his Jersey City apartment.   According to a statement by Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, members ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Two Jersey City teens, 15 and 14, were arrested in the early hours of Thursday after being found to be in possession of a vehicle that had been reported stolen out of Bayonne shortly prior to the recovery. According to Captain Eric Amato, the vehicle and the two juveniles were ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - One man is dead, and another has been charged with Criminal Mischief after Jersey City Police responded to the 21st floor of the Westin Hotel on during the early hours of Tuesday. According to Jersey City Spokesperson Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione police were called to the hotel ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A 16-year-old Jersey City boy was arrested Wednesday after he was  caught on camera stealing a purse from a parked vehicle, Bayonne Police Captain Eric Amato reported.  According to Amato, officers in the area of East 47th Street were alerted to the incident by the 48-year-old ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - A woman has been arrested after the Hudson County Special Victims Unit charged her with allegedly abusing a 9-month-old child at a Hoboken daycare. Diana Camacho, 52, of Jersey City, has been charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Camacho turned herself in to the Hudson ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the Jersey City Police Department are investigating the death of a 23-year-old Jersey City man who was fatally shot Monday night on Princeton Avenue and Brown Place in Jersey City.   According to Hudson County Prosecutor ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Shooting Response Team is investigating an Officer Involved Shooting that occurred early Thursday morning at the intersection of Bergen and Oxford Avenues in Jersey City. No one was struck or injured during the incident.  According to a ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Jersey City Municipal Council voted ceremonially to support the passage of two pieces of legislation in Trenton that would open up police disciplinary records to the public for the first time. The records, which are not currently available in New Jersey or most other states ...

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BAYONNE, NJ — A 17-year-old female juvenile from Jersey City was arrested by Bayonne police Saturday after she is said to have sprayed a 22-year-old male victim in the face with pepper spray. According to Captain Eric Amato, the arrest came at approximately 10:09 p.m. in the area of 45th Street ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - A white Pomeranian dog stuck at the bottom of an escalator at the Journal Square PATH station got help from Port Authority police officers and members of the Emergency Service Unit on Wednesday. After hearing the dog yelping and finding its paw caught, officers jumped into action ...

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