Investigation of Newark Academy Bomb Threat Continues

August 3, 2017

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston police confirmed that at approximately 10 a.m. on Monday, Newark Academy received a phone call from a male stating that a bomb was placed inside the school.

Livingston Police responded along with the Essex County Bomb Squad and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office. According to police, the students at the school were safely evacuated and a search was ...

Thousands Join Livingston Police Department at Ninth Annual National Night Out

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Thousands of Livingston residents supported the Livingston Police Department once again on Tuesday by attending the community’s ninth annual National Night Out, a nationwide endeavor to enhance the relationships between neighbors and their local law enforcement.

National Night Out brought Livingston residents and emergency personnel from many law enforcement ...

Units Respond to Bomb Threat at Newark Academy in Livingston, BNN Reports

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Police units responded to Livingston’s Newark Academy on reports of a bomb threat on Tuesday, according to the Breaking News Network (BNN).

The service, which monitors emergency radio activity, reported that the school (91 South Orange Avenue) was evacuated and that the Essex County Bomb Squad and Essex County Prosecutors were on scene. According to BNN, ...

Livingston Fire Department to Support Livingston's National Night Out

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Local youth will have the opportunity to be sprayed again this year by the nozzle of Livingston Fire Department’s ladder truck, which will once again make an appearance at Livingston’s National Night Out on Aug. 1. Members of the fire department, who have been a large part of the annual event since its inception, will also be manning the grills cooking hot ...

Saint Barnabas Medical Center Donates to Livingston's National Night Out

LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the ninth year, Saint Barnabas Medical Center has made a donation to support Livingston’s National Night Out, which is scheduled for Aug. 1 at the Memorial Oval. 

The national event is designed to strengthen neighborhoods though police-community partnerships. According to the Livingston Police Department, the goal is to heighten crime and drug prevention ...

Pedestrian Struck at Intersection of West Mt. Pleasant and South Livingston Avenue

LIVINGSTON, NJ — A motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian occurred at the intersection of South Livingston Avenue and West Mt. Pleasant Avenue intersection at approximately 8 p.m. on Tuesday, according to police.

Livingston First Aid Squad assisted at the scene and transported the pedestrian to the hospital. According to Livingston police, the incident is still under ...

Livingston Police Respond to Reports of Stolen and Burglarized Vehicles

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Over the past two weeks, Livingston police have responded to multiple reports of stolen vehicles and vehicles entered to include the following:

On June 22, it was reported that two flat-screen televisions were stolen from a P.C. Richards van that was parked on Oxford Drive. According to police, the total value stolen was $3,500 and the investigation is ...

New and Veteran Livingston Police Officers Promoted During Ceremony


LIVINGSTON, NJ  — Two new Livingston police officers, three auxiliary officers and several veteran officers were sworn into new positions—including promotions to lieutenant, sergeant and detective—during a ceremony held at Monday’s mayor and council meeting in Livingston.

After carefully examining 200 applications to fill four new spots on the ...

Livingston Police Department to Host National Night Out at the Oval

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The township of Livingston will be one of thousands of communities across the country to celebrate its police department on Aug. 1 by hosting the annual National Night Out event at the Oval.

An opening ceremony at the gazebo at 5:30 p.m. will begin the annual community-building campaign, which promotes police-community partnerships in order to make Livingston ...

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