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Police & Fire

August 14, 2022

KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad recently announced the following message on their social media about the sudden passing of Dana Krueger.   It is with deep sadness that the Kenilworth, NJ Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad announces the sudden ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A 35-year-old Summit man found unresponsive and lying on a bench outside the Summit train station has died, the City has announced. The Summit Police Department responded to a report of an unconscious man at a bus stop outside the Summit train station at approximately 2:50 a.m.

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message from the Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad. Want to promote your company while also helping out the fire department? We have several booth sponsors still available for the 2022 carnival. Anyone interested, please contact D.C. Mike ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The 2022 Carnival is coming soon! Please see the latest message from the Kenilworth Fire Department and Rescue Squad. The Annual Summer Carnival hosted by the Kenilworth Fire Department and Rescue Squad is back for another year! The carnival will be held at St. Theresa’s School ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Residents of all ages came out Tuesday evening for Kenilworth's National Night Out, an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie.  Held in the municipal parking and next to police headquarters, the free event ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Tuesday, July 26, members of the Kenilworth Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad received training on Pet First Aid. Announced on the departments social media page "members learned about Pet Oxygen Masks, how to administer Pet Oxygen, Pet CPR, and what to do in ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message that was recently announced by the Kenilworth Police Department.  If anyone has information about this incident involving a theft of a bicycle please contact Dsgt. Mike Scanielo at 908-276-1761. The theft occurred on 7/28 between 1:30-1:45pm at ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth Police Department recently welcomed Arturo Gonzales, Anthony Almeida, Marcus Trotman and Dominick Riccelli as they now serve on the force as patrol officers. Gonzales is a graduate of NYU and a USMC veteran, Almeida is a US Army veteran, and Trotman who holds a ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Police Department would like to invite the community to celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday, August 2, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Taking place in the municipal parking lot on South 23rd and Boulevard this free event will include various law enforcement expos, a ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth Police Department held its annual Police Youth Academy graduation on Friday, July 1. There were about 50 students enrolled in grades eighth through twelfth in the graduating class making this a RECORD number of recruits. This increasingly popular program provides ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message from the Kenilworth Police Department regarding the 2022 Youth Academy. The KPD Youth Academy has covered a lot of ground since Monday. Starting with an address by Chief Soos, physical fitness training, drill and ceremony, Union County SWAT ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message from the Kenilworth Police Department's social media page.  Arrangements for our good friend and Hometown Hero Tony Siragusa are as follows: Wake: Tuesday June 28th 2022 St. Theresa's Church Washington Ave Kenilworth NJ 1pm-8pm Funeral: ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Saturday, June 11, the Policeman's Benevolent Association Local 135 hosted their annual Fishing Derby for Kenilworth’s youth at Black Brook Park Pond. This was the 31st year and numerous residents came out to participate in the fun-filled event. The derby was a huge success ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Monday morning June 13, at approximately 5:30 a.m. the Kenilworth Fire Department and Rescue Squad were dispatched to the second roll over on the Parkway in the last 12 hours. The Cranford Fire Department and Rescue Squad also responded and assisted at the scene. The ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Friday, June 10, members of the Kenilworth Police Department participated in a local leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit the New Jersey Special Olympics. Kenilworth resident Giovanni Mancini was the team captain and everyone ran from Colfax Avenue in Roselle Park ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ — Families in Kenilworth and across New Jersey may see increased police presence at their schools Wednesday and for now on. The state’s acting attorney general has ordered the increased law enforcement personnel at schools statewide following the deadly school shooting in Uvalde, ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - At the council meeting on Wednesday, May 18, it was announced that Lt. Christopher Bryson will now assume a new role in administration while Sgt. Sean Kaverick will move to our patrol division. They were both sworn in by Mayor Linda Karlovitch. As stated on the departments ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth Fire Department and Rescue Squad is currently recruiting new volunteers. No experience is necessary and all certifications and training will be provided by the Kenilworth Fire Department. If you are interested please email info@kenilworthfire.org for more ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - School Resource Officer and Detective Brian Pickton who has been with the Kenilworth Police Department for 18 years was recently honored by the Union County Local Advisory Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse. Detective Pickton’s exceptional commitment and contribution to the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Saturday, June 11, is Kenilworth PBA’s annual fishing derby at Black Brook Park Please see the following message. Kenilworth PBA Local 135 is proud to host its 31st Annual Fishing Derby SATURDAY JUNE 11, 2022, at Black Brook Park Pond. Pre-registration is mandatory and you ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Saturday, April 30, at approximately 10:32 a.m. the Kenilworth Fire Department was dispatched to the dumpster fire on Market Street. Engine 63, Squad Two, Rescue Three, Car One and Car Three responded. Upon the arrival the crew found heavy smoke pouring from a dumpster.

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Last week members from the police department came to the United Methodist Church located on the Boulevard to help paint a much-needed kitchen. Not only did the police donate their time to paint Wednesday through Friday, but they also donated the paint. Chief Fred Soos and ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Tuesday night the Kenilworth Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad took part in training on vehicle extrication from door pops, full side removals, and victim removal. EMT’s from the Rescue Squad also worked on patient assignments and packaging of an entrapped victim to ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - At the recent Borough Council Meeting held on April 6, Mayor Linda Karlovitch presented Certificates of Excellence to nine members from the Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad and to two members from the police department for two CPR Saves that occurred in March. The ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message from the Kenilworth PBA Local 135. In light of Autism Awareness month, Kenilworth PBA Local 135 will be collecting donations towards our Law Enforcement Torch Run 2022 team, which benefits the New Jersey Special Olympics. Anyone who makes a ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – In response to the tragic shooting at Congregation Beth Isreal in Colleyville Texas, the Kenilworth Police Department recently hosted a community forum at the town’s Gospel Chapel to address the topic of Emergent Threats-Houses of Worship under Siege. Residents, political ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message from the Kenilworth Police Department that was recently posted on social media.  Thank you for your generous donations for the Ukrainian people during these hard times. The collection at KPD has expired. We appreciate your help K-Town! Great ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - At the recent Borough Council Meeting held on March 16 Mayor Linda Karlovitch presented Certificates of Excellence to six members from the Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad for achieving ROSC. ROSC is Return of Spontaneous Circulation, on an unresponsive pulse less ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - At the council meeting on Wednesday, March 2, Officer Ken Grady Jr. received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant and was sworn in by Mayor Linda Karlovitch. Sgt. Grady has been a member of the Kenilworth Police Department for 20 years and will head up the department’s traffic ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Brian Pickton, a cop and detective in Kenilworth for 18 years, not only keeps the community safe, but has been shaping the lives of young students for 10 years instructing the L.E.A.D. program at Harding Elementary and Saint Theresa’s. The Law Enforcement Against Drugs and ...

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