Police & Fire

May 14, 2019

This local news story is sponsored by Green Leaf Pet Resort of Ocean NJ - Visit them HERE MIDDLETOWN, NJ) – A book that was written as a simple story from a father to his daughter has become quite a happening to a local police department. Children’s book author James Wiater of Millstone, NJ ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: National Police Week 2019 is May 12th-18th.  Middletown is hosting a Memorial Service honoring all Middletown Police Officers who have passed. The Memorial Service will be held May 17th, at 11:00 a.m. rain or shine at the Middletown Police Memorial, held at the corner of Kings ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - A car fire is reported as of 11:30am on the Garden State Parkway milemarker 111 southbound. Expect delays

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FREEHOLD –  In a case that gained widespread notoriety, the attack on one of the 'real housewives of New Jersey' and her boyfriend has begun to come full circle. There was an arrest made and charges brought in the case almost two years later. According to information released by the Monmouth County ...

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ABERDEEN, NJ - For local motorists driving on the GSP, the realization was immediate that there was a major problem. Cars were completely stopped. The reason - there was a major car crash involving multiple vehicles with a medevac helicopter on its way in the Aberdeen area of the Garden State ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: At the Middletown Fire Academy, safety is always the number one priority!  On Tuesday, April 23rd, members of Middletown's Emergency Medical Services and Fire Department came together to perform a practice vehicle extrication using hydraulic tools, referred to as the "jaws of ...

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Another Wake Up Call: Investigation Results with 32 Charged, 4 Remain at-Large MIDDLETOWN, NJ  – Mom and Dad, you can be sure - we have a drug problem. It may not be often discussed at local Township and Board of Education meetings and it may be downplayed. It can't be ignored when it is ...

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OCEAN GROVE, NJ — Smoke could be seen for miles for most of the afternoon as firefighters battled a massive fire at the Ocean Grove boardwalk pavilion, according to officials. Dozens of fires trucks from towns in Monmouth and Ocean counties were called to respond to the blaze, which was reported ...

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This news article is sponsored by Green Leaf Pet Resort of Ocean Township-DOGS LOVE GREEN LEAF BECAUSE GREEN LEAF LOVES DOGS!   RED BANK, NJ – Red Bank Police Patrolman Stan Balmer along with his partner K9 “Hunter,” presented an exciting show to the residents of The Wesleyan, a United Methodist ...

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NEW JERSEY– Starting on Saturday and burning for more than 48 hours, a forest fire raging in Burlington County's Wharton State Forest carried smoke to coastal communities and the smoke smell is reported to have spread as far as New York today.  At the time of this published article, the blaze ...

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NEW JERSEY: If you are outside today and smell smoke, it is likely due to the massive brush fire that has blazed through over 5,000 acres in an area of South Jersey called the Pinelands. There are reports as far as residents in New York reporting that they can smell smoke. The fire was met ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Red Bank Police Patrolman Stan Balmer along with his partner K9 “Hunter,” presented an exciting show to the residents of The Wesleyan, a United Methodist Communities senior citizens facility.  Balmer was joined by his fellow officers, Patrolmen Jorge Torres and Cevin Albert, who ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Police reports indicate that a worker at Garden State Cara Wash at 676 Route 35 suffered a crushing injury as two cars collided.  First responders came on scene with police  applying a tourniquet to a partially severed leg. Medevac transported to Jersey Shore Trauma ...

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ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - Multiple pedestrians reported struck at NJ-36 & Grand Ave. Middletown Fire Police requested to the scene to shut down the highway for police investigation.  Christopher Swendeman, spokesman for the Prosecutor’s Office, said the Serious Collision Analysis Response ...

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Traffic Alert MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Report at 8:30 of Live Wires Down at Half Mile Rd & Newman Springs Rd. Police Department  on scene with live wires, and a pole down. Fire Department requested. Expect delays.  

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Middletown, NJ: Notice from the MTPD:  Advisory: Middletown Lincroft Rd. paving on 1/22 and 1/23 will be canceled due to weather related road conditions.

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RED BANK, NJ – Two lane closures are scheduled for tomorrow, Friday, January 11th. Advisory: Lane closures on Middletown Lincroft Rd at the Garden State Parkway overpass between 7:30am and 3:30pm beginning on Friday 1/11. Ferrara Construction will be working on the Garden State Parkway ...

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RED BANK, NJ – The Monmouth County Highway Department will be making pothole repairs on Middletown - Lincroft Road in the area of the train station from 7:00am to 9:00am on Saturday, December 29. Alternate routes should be planned.  

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County Communications Center is now equipped with new technology that can provide first-responders with the locations of 911 calls originating from wireless phones. Through Rapid SOS, the center’s public safety telecommunication employees are able to receive “fast and ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ -  It has been a busy few weeks in Middletown and a recent meeting tells the story. According to a news release by the municipality several orders were given out recently to honor acts of bravery. The Township Committee presented Life Saving Awards to MTPD Officer Nicholas ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Heroics marked the day as Middletown Police rescued an 87-year-old woman from a fire ripping through a house in Middletown on Saturday night, according to authorities. Two people were injured in the fire and a pet did not survive The woman was pulled from the building and ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ -  Fast action by nursing staff and responding agencies kept folks safe aat Arnold Walter Nursing home on Monday, December 10. Holmdel Police reported in a news release that Dispatch received a general fire alarm at the Arnold Walter Nursing Home, located at 622 Laurel Avenue. Ptl.

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GARDEN STATE PARKWAY - Following the death of her passenger in a crash on the Garden State Parkway, a young woman from Middletown has been charged with aggravated manslaughter in the first degree and assault by auto in the third degree.  She also was issued motor vehicle summonses for driving while ...

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Church Street at Kings Highway will be closed Friday, November 30th between 9:00am & 5:00pm   Detours will be in place    

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COLTS NECK, NJ - Paul Caneiro has been charged with murder. In a ghastly Cain and Abel tale, he is charged with killing his younger brother Keith. That's not all, according to police: He killed his younger brother's wife Jennifer. He killed is young nephew Jesse who was only 11. Little Sophia ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - The tragic Colts Neck arson and murder case is deepening as Keith Caneiro's brother is charged with trying to burn his own home down earlier in the day in Ocean Township. The brother, Paul Caneiro, sits in a jail cell. He has now gotten a lawyer. He looked to one who used to work ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - Sadness and disbelief have enveloped Colts Neck and the area as a respected and much loved local family has been determined by officials to have been brutally murdered. "This family was targeted" said the Monmouth County Prosecutor. He confirmed that the family who owned the house ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ  - Sadness and disbelief have enveloped Colts Neck and the area as a respected and much loved local family has been determined by officials to have been brutally murdered. "This family was targeted" said the Monmouth County Prosecutor. He confirmed that the family who owned the house ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ -  A shocking and tragic scene is unfolding in bucolic Colts Neck. The Monmouth County Prosecutor confirms that four people, including two children, are dead in a massive blaze in Colts Neck. The address,15 Willow Brook Road, is owned by Keith and Jennifer Caneiro. The fire was ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ -  The Monmouth County Prosecutor confirms multiple fatalities at a house fire in Colts Neck. The fire was reported around 12:45PM in Colts Neck at 15 Willow Brook Road. It quickly rose to a three alarm blaze. Firefighters from across the region converged on the scene to battle the ...

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