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Police & Fire

May 7, 2022

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to responding to multiple reports of vehicles being stolen or burglarized over the last month, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) also made several arrests related to shoplifting as well as arrests for driving while under the influence and drug-related offenses over ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A string of motor vehicle thefts and burglaries has continued in Livingston over the last month, with officers from the Livingston Police Department (LPD) most recently responding to a report that a 2020 Honda CRV that was unlocked in the driveway of a Laurel Avenue residence with ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A hit-and-run incident that resulted in the death of Angelica M. Garcia, 35, of Newark on Wednesday evening in Livingston remains under investigation as of Tuesday, according to Livingston Police Chief Gary Marshuetz and Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens II. A ...

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BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Two Hundred Club of Essex County will honor 28 police officers and 16 firefighters—Livingston Fire Chief Christopher Mullin and Livingston Police Officer Matthew DeBiasse—for their bravery, dedication to duty, courageous vigilance and selflessness during the Valor Awards ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — An unidentified female pedestrian was struck and killed in a hit-and-run incident just after midnight on Thursday morning in the area of South Orange Avenue and Goodhart Drive in Livingston, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office (ESPO). Early reports indicate that ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to reminding residents about the importance of this month’s crackdown on distracted driving in Livingston and nationwide, Livingston Police Chief Gary Marshuetz is also bringing awareness to the New Jersey Safe Passing Law, which went into effect in March and is ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — A 22-year-old Livingston woman faces charges of driving while intoxicated after police said she crashed her car late Monday night in Hoboken. Around 11:50 p.m., Sergeant Dennis Figueroa, Officer Damien Bates and Officer Brandon Fitzgibbons responded to a motor vehicle accident ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Members of the Livingston Police Department (LPD) are currently participating in the Autism Patch Challenge, which was created by the New Rochelle Police Department in 2017 to promote awareness and acceptance in every community throughout the country. In addition to wearing ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Several arrests have been made in Livingston over the last month, including the arrest of a female who assaulted the driver of NJ Transit Bus, multiple arrests made in shoplifting incidents, arrests made during drug-related motor vehicle stops and more. Officers were dispatched ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As suspects continue to enter and either burglarize or steal cars at all hours of the day throughout Livingston and surrounding towns, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) is urging community members to lock their vehicles and take their keys, key fobs and other personal ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Throughout the month of April, law enforcement officers from the Livingston Police Department (LPD) will be cracking down on distracted drivers as part of New Jersey’s annual “UDrive. UText. UPay.” enforcement and awareness campaign. This high-visibility law enforcement ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Fire Department recently received a $4,950 grant from the Investors Foundation to help further the department's mission of protecting its residents during fire responses. "This donation will allow us to purchase two new thermal imaging cameras to be used during ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Weeks after using airbags to rescue a 73-year-old pedestrian who was struck and pinned beneath a motor vehicle, the Livingston Fire Department (LFD) held a department drill in which its volunteer members trained in "Rescue Airbag Operations.” At approximately 2:45 p.m. on Feb.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department (LPD) will be hold its Junior Police Academy once again this summer, providing local students in sixth-through-eighth grade with a week of education and fun through a police academy format to be held from July 11 through July 15. From 7:45 a.m.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — All members of the Livingston Police Department (LPD) are now utilizing Body Worn Cameras (BWC) while on duty in accordance with Gov. Phil Murphy and the New Jersey Legislature’s statewide mandate. These two new laws now require the use of BWC by all “uniformed patrol officers” ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After seeing social media posts from residents alerting members of community groups to attempted motor vehicle thefts and suspicious people in their neighborhoods without also notifying the police, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) is urging residents to always call (973) ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A Livingston man had his Jeep stolen twice in the last two weeks, according to police, who also recently arrested a 19-year-old Newark resident in connection to multiple unrelated incidents involving motor vehicles. Vehicle Stolen Twice in One Month from Deal Lane ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — With freezing temperatures in the immediate forecast and several weeks of winter still ahead, Livingston Fire Chief Christopher Mullin is sharing winter safety tips and additional information that can assist in keeping residents and their families safe and warm this ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Jared Garfinkel of Livingston was home from college and visiting his grandparents in January 2021 when he suddenly disappeared. When his mother, Lori Martinolich, reported him as missing in another municipality, the Livingston resident said police officers responded that her ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A 20-year-old man from New York was arrested in Livingston on Wednesday night after he led Livingston police on a chase through town while driving a stolen vehicle. The Livingston Police Department was notified via radio that a stolen Sprinter van was traveling west on Mt.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Over the last week, Livingston police officers have responded to several burglaries of residences, vehicles and local businesses with no indication of a connection at this time. Man Admits to Burglaries in Multiple Towns Following Break-In at Greek Restaurant At approximately ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — During the first half of November, members of the Livingston Police Department (LPD) have responded to three residential burglaries, reports of stolen vehicles, two motor vehicle incidents involving pedestrians and more.  Police were able to locate the above photo showing the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — With colder weather and fall/winter holidays quickly approaching, the Livingston Fire Department (LFD) is reminding residents to change the batteries in their smoke detectors and to purchase and install detectors in their homes if they have not already done so. According to LFD ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Fire Department (LFD) is currently reminding residents to be aware of the dangers associated with parking on leaves and the potential results, urging all drivers to avoid parking on leaf piles through the end of the season. Every year, LFD Fire Chief Chris Mullin ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Two people were arrested on Monday when they returned to a stolen car after a night at the Westminster Hotel in Livingston, according to local police, who also recently made two arrests in connection   Officer Matthew DeBiasse was on patrol when he observed a Jeep Cherokee SRT ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to an ongoing investigation related to numerous reports of checks being stolen from the mail, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) also recently reported the theft of two vehicles from residential driveways, the arrests of four individuals on charges of credit card ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department is inviting residents to join members of the department for free Italian ices, some conversation and some fun outside at police headquarters, 333 S. Livingston Avenue, on Tuesday, Oct. 26. From 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., citizens of all ages can enjoy ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department (LPD) is asking anyone who may have information about an armed robbery that took place at the Tiger Mart convenience store at 649 South Orange Avenue. According to police, two masked suspects—one of whom pointed a handgun at the clerk—stole about ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In a special outdoor ceremony that Livingston Township Manager Barry Lewis said was “long overdue,” seven new patrol officers and seven recently promoted members of the Livingston Police Department (LPD) were officially sworn into their respective positions on Thursday ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — An 80-year-ol woman from Roseland was in a parking spot at 8119 Town Center Way when she hit the gas instead of the brake and accelerated through the windows of Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza in Livingston. According to the Livingston Police Department, the 2005 Jaguar wound up ...

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