Police & Fire

September 24, 2018

TRENTON, NJ – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a Newark man was sentenced to prison today for committing a carjacking in Millburn last November during which he grabbed a 13-year-old girl around the neck in front of her father and threatened to kill her.  Ahmed Anthony, 30, of ...

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MISSING CHILD ALERT! East Orange Police Seek Public’s Assistance in Locating Missing Newark Child EAST ORANGE, NJ - East Orange Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating 8-year-old Niyad Robinson, of Newark, who was last seen in East Orange on Sunday, September 16 at 2:54pm in ...

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On September 11, 2018 an employee of 75 Main St. responded to headquarters to report a burglary to her 2010 Mazda MCX on September 7, 2018 between 9:00 am – 6:20 pm. Taken from the vehicle was an Ipod and over the counter medicine. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Millburn Fire Department responded to a second alarm fire in at 10 Nelson pl. in Maplewood at 3:33 a.m. on Sept. 11.  The first arriving engine reported heavy fire coming from the rear of the second floor, with Maplewood police officers already assisting a 15 year-old boy, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Millburn Police confirmed the arrest of four people involved in the armed robbery of the Associates in Primary Care P.A. offices that took place on August 23, 2018. According to The Millburn Police Department Tommy Ware, 58, Terrell Keeling, 43, Terrence Worthy, 51, and Jessica ...

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On September 4, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Pinero responded to the Macys parking deck at the mall on a burglary to motor vehicle report. The victim reports between 3:50-4:30 pm unknown actor/s broke the rear passenger window of her 2018 Range Rover and took $2261.00 worth of merchandise. The ...

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MILLBURN, NJ – New Jersey lost 695 souls in the terrorist attack of Sept. 11, suffering more losses than any other state besides New York. Several townships throughout the State will hold commemoration ceremonies to honor those who lost their lives that tragic day. Millburn lost eight residents ...

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On August 28, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Salemi located a 2016 Ford Fusion at Old Short Hills Park at 11:29 pm. The investigation into the vehicle and occupants in the park after hours led to the arrest of 23 year old Jeanluc Carraby of Vauxhall and 21 year old Dangelo Padilla of Maplewood for ...

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On August 22, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Lanni responded to The Mall at Short Hills on a burglary to motor vehicle report. The victim reports the theft of a Mac Book Pro and Beats headphones valued at $2198.95 from his 2008 BMW 528 parked in A lot between 5:35-7:45 pm. The incident is under ...

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MILLBURN, NJ – According to reports, three men entered the offices of Associates in Primary Care P.A., a medical practice dedicated to primary care and internal medicine, and robbed as staff member at gunpoint. The robbery occurred on Thursday, August 23, at the E. Willow St. offices of the medical ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Millburn Police announced that a patron of Chase Bank in Short Hills was robbed at gunpoint last night at 9:30 p.m. while using a drive-up ATM. Two men in masks are seen from security cameras approaching the bank's customer from the driver's side of the vehicle, one carrying a ...

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On August 7, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Crawn responded to the Salvatore Ferragamo store at The Mall at Short Hills on a theft report. Salvatore Ferragamo personnel report a black male with dread locks, wearing a black Jordan t-shirt and black shorts concealed 3 handbags valued at $5940.00 in a ...

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Newark, NJ - Thirty-six passengers on a bus returning from an annual mayor’s picnic Saturday were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries after an accident on the New Jersey Turnpike, officials said. Mayor Ras Baraka's fourth annual family reunion picnic event was held at ...

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The Millburn Fire Department, which continuously strives to equip firefighters with the most innovative protective technologies available, recently announced the purchase of personal electric voltage meters for its personnel. The V-Watch Personal Voltage Detectors, which are strapped to the ...

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On July 31, 2018 Millburn Police Officers Royce and Lanni responded to the Elizabeth Police Department on a warrant arrest. Asia Ayoko, age 27 of Elizabeth, was placed under arrest on an outstanding criminal warrant and remanded to the Essex County Correctional Facility. On August 3, 2018 ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Despite a brief thunderstorm at Taylor Park, Millburn Township's National Night Out event turned out to be a success. The event was filled with live DJ music, musical performances from the Parkers, food tents, and even a dunk tank. The event was sponsored by the Millburn Police ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ  – Heavy rains downed several power lines and street lights near the corner of Morris Turnpike and South Terrace in Short Hills. The incident occurred this morning when heavy rains damaged the poles. At approximately 5:55 am a band of heavy rain combined with 12 mph winds with gusts ...

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MILLURN, NJ - The Millburn Towsnhip Police Department is sponsoring National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7. An evening full of food, games and entertainment await community members from 6:00-9:00 pm at Taylor Park.  The event will include live music, face painting, and a bouncy house for kids.

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PATERSON, NJ – A law requiring the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to create a national cancer registry for firefighters to monitor and study the relationship between career-long exposure to dangerous fumes and toxins and the incidence of cancer in firefighters so to develop better ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - At approximately 4:40 pm Friday afternoon on the westbound side of South Orange Avenue in the S curves west of the new footbridge there was an accident involving a motorcycle and a motor vehicle.  The motor, motorcyclist and car involved were cleared by 5:30 pm. Debris and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Fire Department is continuing to accept donations of old cars and is also seeking houses to be used for firefighter training exercises.  The Fire Department uses old cars to practice vehicle extrication, which is the process of gaining access to a victim who is ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A cargo van crashed on the Summit Municipal Golf Course grounds today, winding up dangling over a drainage stream, resulting in the driver being transported to Morristown Medical Center. The incident occurred shortly before 11 a.m., and the Summit Fire Department, Summit Police ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - There was a two-vehicle accident early Friday morning at the intersection of Parker Avenue and North Terrace, resulting in an overturned vehicle and several injuries, and firefighters having to extricate one person who was trapped inside the vehicle. This was the second time a ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Chief Brian Gilfedder of the Millburn Police Department announced Valor Awards for seventeen members of the force stemming from an incident on May 25.  Gilfedder described the incident where two Millburn residents were threatened at a house on Parsonage Hill Road with a long gun.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Livingston police are investigating a fatal bus accident in the township Wednesday afternoon. The police department has confirmed a death in the accident, which occurred shortly before 1:30 p.m. near the intersection of Latham Court and South Orange Avenue. As of 4:30 p.m., ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - After a report of a parked car on fire, police, and firemen arrive and rescue a man who was slumped over the steering wheel and refused to exit the vehicle. According to police, the fire took place on May 5, at 7:41 a.m. when they received several calls concerning a vehicle ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - A family home at 92 Battle Hill Ave. was destroyed by a suspected electrical fire on Monday morning. The residents all made it out alive and would like assistance in finding their gray cat. The two other cats perished in the blaze. The Millburn Fire Department responded to ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Train traffic around Summit is currently halted due to multiple brush fires on the tracks. The Summit Fire Department is on the scene and has called in the Millburn Fire Department to render assistance, the Breaking News Network is reporting.   

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Police, Fire Department and EMS were dispatched to an accident involving a car hitting a pole at Wyoming and Millburn Avenue in the ten o'clock hour the Breaking News Network reported. Downed wires associated with the crash have been cleared of the car at this time ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Burnt quiches were the source of smoke that activated the fire alarm system at Millburn High School today, causing an evacuation of about 1,500 staff and students. A fire drill had been conducted earlier in the morning, therefore when the fire alarm went off for the second time at ...

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