Police & Fire

May 23, 2020

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Members of the Livingston Police Department recently responded to a domestic disturbance that led to an arrest, a motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian and the theft of a package.  Domestic Dispute Leads to Arrest of East Orange Man Police were called to a Thames ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After being closed for several weeks due to the pandemic, the Livingston Mall fell victim to a burglary on May 8, and the suspects have not been identified. According to Livingston police, three unidentified individuals forced their way through a loading dock door and into the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After responding to a call at 57 N. Baums Court on reports of a kitchen fire that was believed to be extinguished, the Livingston Police Department discovered a heavy smoke condition still coming from the home. According to Chief Christopher Mullin, the fire involved a pan of ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In order to thank local firefighters for their service on Monday, the Township of Livingston is encouraging community members to recognize International Firefighters' Day by placing a red light bulb on their porches. According to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After receiving a notification from the Township of Livingston that E. Cedar Street would be closed for a portion of the afternoon on April 14, Livingston High School (LHS) junior Alexandra Robbins, who lives nearby, walked to Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) with her mother ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Over the last few days in Livingston, the police department has responded to disturbances at two Livingston Public Schools facilities and arrested a ShopRite customer for assault on a security guard and a Livingston police officer. Disturbance at Harrison Elementary Leads to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In response to a request from the Livingston Office of Emergency Management (OEM), a much-needed supply of protective gowns, gloves and masks have been delivered from the New Jersey State Police to Atrium Post Acute Care of Livingston to be used in the treatment of COVID-19 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In an effort to recognize the hard work and bravery of medical staff battling the coronavirus at Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC), the Livingston Police Department (LPD) led a procession of more than 50 police, fire and first aid vehicles from more than 20 municipalities in a ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In the week since Livingston Police Chief Gary Marshuetz reported that the crime rate has decreased over the past few weeks in Livingston, officers have responded to multiple reports of stolen vehicles and attempted vehicle burglaries as well as a burglary at the Raceway gas ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — During a special meeting of the Livingston Township Council held virtually on Monday night, Livingston Police Chief Gary Marshuetz reported that the police department has seen a decrease in the township’s crime rate over the last few weeks. He also noted that there have not been ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A second shipment of face masks collected by a group of Chinese residents has been delivered to the Livingston Police Department, which has shared these supplies with two senior living facilities and hospitals. According to the department, the 8,000 face masks will be used to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A fire that broke out on Thursday night at a vacant home on South Livingston Avenue is currently under investigation, according to Livingston Fire Chief Chris Mullin, who said the fire was “of suspicious circumstance” because there was no electricity at the home, which has been ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — One Livingston volunteer firefighter was injured on Thursday afternoon while responding to a heavy fire at a vacant home on South Livingston Avenue. A fire tore through the 1.5-story dwelling, located near the ShopRite end of South Livingston Avenue, just after 6 p.m. More ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to the two confirmed COVID-19 cases discovered in Livingston residents on Wednesday, the Livingston Public Schools (LPS) district also advised the community that an unidentified staff member at Heritage Middle School (HMS) has also tested positive and is in quarantine ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the first time this summer, the Livingston Police Department will host a Junior Police Academy with the purpose of providing a week of fitness, education and fun for Livingston residents who will be entering sixth, seventh or eighth grade in the fall of 2020. The curriculum, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Although closing schools and other institutions typically provides an opportunity for residents to organize social gatherings such as parties and playdates, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) is urging the community to remember that is not the case when it comes to the current ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ ‑ It was a busy week for Livingston police, who responded to several incidents on March 4 that led to the arrests of four individuals on charges of driving while intoxicated (DWI), criminal mischief and more.  Just before 6 p.m., Officer Andrew Danielsen responded to JFK Parkway ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As part of the Livingston Police Department’s ongoing effort to enhance traffic enforcement on “problem streets” while also educating the public about them, the department has announced the next five streets that the department will concentrate its efforts on. From Feb. 28 to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As part of the Livingston Police Department’s ongoing effort to enhance traffic enforcement on “problem streets” while also educating the public about them, the department has announced the next five streets that the department will concentrate its efforts on. From Feb. 14 to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A random license plate check of a Mercedes Benz that was parked at 7-Eleven on the corner of South Livingston Avenue and Belmont Drive on Jan. 29 ultimately led to a drug arrest, according to police. Livingston officer Andrew Danielsen, who was on patrol in the area at the time, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Attempts to revive an 80-year-old resident who had fallen into a pool on Highland Drive at approximately 7 p.m. on Feb. 1 were unsuccessful, according to Livingston police. The wife explained to police that her husband had been out walking their dog, but she went looking for him ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department officially welcomed its newest member, Savino Balducci, during a special swearing-in ceremony held on Monday at the start of the Livingston Township Council meeting.  Although Balducci has been working for the department since graduating from the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to responding to a report of a teen struck outside Livingston High School (LHS) and a motor vehicle accident that led to a drug arrest last week, Livingston police also took 15 reports of unlocked cars being burglarized overnight on Sunday, Jan. 19. Livingston High ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As part of the Livingston Police Department’s ongoing effort to enhance traffic enforcement on “problem streets” while also educating the public about them, the department has announced the next five streets that the department will concentrate its efforts on. From Jan. 17 to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As part of the Livingston Police Department’s ongoing effort to enhance traffic enforcement on “problem streets” while also educating the public about them, the department has announced the next five streets that the department will concentrate its efforts on. Until Jan. 17, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — First responders saw a wide array of incidents in late December in Livingston, including a residential burglary, an assault by a shoplifter, a blown transformer and more. Police Search for Suspect in Residential Burglary on Lockhern Drive Following an activated burglar alarm ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Despite the various road closures, downed trees and wires, motor vehicle accidents and other incidents caused by the recent snow, rain and ice storms, many Livingston residents whipped out their cameras to capture the beauty of the scenery that the storm created around ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston police responded to the scene of a residential burglary in progress, reports of suspicious people in residential neighborhoods and more over the last week.  Two Arrested During Residential Burglary An Amelia Avenue resident called police to report that he observed ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As part of the Livingston Police Department’s ongoing effort to enhance traffic enforcement on “problem streets” while also educating the public about them, the department has announced the next five streets that the department will concentrate its efforts on. From Dec. 13 to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Two weeks after Livingston Public Schools (LPS) announced that its system was compromised, the district is still without its servers and continues its investigation and district-wide response to the encrypting of the technology systems. Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there ...

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