Police Warn of Mobile App Being Used to Steal Cars From Driveways

October 16, 2017

CHATHAM, NJ - Over the past few days, the Chatham Township Police Department, as well other surrounding towns have experienced cars being stolen that have been parked in their driveways.

In addition, several vehicles had been entered and items stolen from the inside of unlocked vehicles. All of the stolen vehicles the Keyless transmitter Fob had been left in the vehicle.

Criminals are now ...

Millburn Fire Fighters Visit Christ Church Nursery School to Spread Fire Safety Message

MILLBURN, NJ - Battalion Chief Jim Boyle and fire fighter Julio Carcamo of the Millburn Fire Department visited Christ Church Nursery School on Ocotber 5. They spoke to all of the three, four and five year olds and helped reinforce the fall curriculum on fire safety.

The children were thrilled to meet the fire fighters, learn about fire safety and even shoot the fire ...

Three-Car Accident on Route 24 Thursday

MILLBURN, NJ - Residents are advised to a traffic alert on Route 24 westbound near Canoebrook Road Thursday morning.

The Millburn Fire Department and EMS are on the scene of a three-car accident with injuries being reported by the Breaking News Network (BNN). The accident occurred in the left lane, but is impacting traffic in the area.





Millburn Police and Fire Departments Respond to Fire

MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Police and Fire Department are on the scene responding to heavy smoke and visible flames at a residential building at 1 Jefferson Avenue.

Information coming in reports a fire in an electrical panel and flames extending into the joists of the building. Units have requested JCP&L respond to the scene and assistance from Summit and Springfield units.

This story ...

Robbery Suspect Flees Getaway Car After Fiery Wreck in Short Hills

SHORT HILLS, NJ - The afternoon calm along Route 124 in Short Hills was broken when police responded to a report of a vehicle on fire. Police investigating found that a robbery suspect in a 2006 Mercedes Benz fled the mall parking lot after the driver, Marquis Dixon stole a $500.00 necklace from an individual he met through an app.

As Dixon fled the car he was driving hit another vehicle ...

Possible Fatality at the Convent Station Train Station; Train Service Suspended in Both Directions

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ-  Line service on the Morris & Essex line has been suspended between Dover and Summit in both directions due to a trespasser strike at the train station in Convent Station, announced the NJ Transit.

Reports from the Breaking News Network (BNN) is reporting that a pedestrian was struck and killed by the train

Additional information has not been released at this ...

Two Days, Two Babies; Cops Welcome Newborns in Burger King Lot

DENVILLE, NJ – The parking lot of the Denville Burger King served as a makeshift maternity ward for local police who helped deliver babies there on two consecutive days last week, it was announced today.

The first incident took place at 7:24 p.m. on Sept. 8, police said. They said patrol officers went to the Burger King in response to a call about a woman going into labor.

“The ...

Driver Involved in Multi-Car Crash Near Westfield’s Roosevelt School Thursday Arrested, Police Say

WESTFIELD, NJ —  A driver involved in a multi-vehicle crash on Dudley Avenue near Prospect Street Thursday night was arrested for driving while intoxicated, police said Monday.

Joseph Wisniewski Jr., 31, of Westfield was arrested and issued several summonses at 8:15 p.m. on Sept. 7, police said.

The crash took place near Roosevelt Intermediate School, which was holding its ...

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