Police & Fire

January 22, 2019

On January 15, 2019 Millburn Police Officer Royce stopped a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt on Wyoming/Glen for having no passenger mirror. The investigation led to the arrest of 25 year old Christopher Vicente of Union for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (cocaine) and possession of drug ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - According to the Millburn Police department, an assault occured at Oscar's Deli in downtown Millburn today. Lt. Blazinski of the Millburn Police Department confirmed to TAPinto Millburn this afternoon that the specific incident happened and that it took place at the ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating an apparent suicide that occurred in the Bloomfield Police Department overnight. The preliminary investigation indicates that retired Newark Police Lt. Patrick Montella shot himself in the Bloomfield Headquarters while being ...

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On January 8, 2019 Millburn Police Officer Lanni responded to a Myrtle Ave residence on a theft report. The resident reports the theft of a package valued at $150.00 containing a jacket. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau. On January 8, 2019 Millburn ...

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On January 4, 2019 Millburn Police Officer Catinella responded to an Alan Drive residence on an attempted burglary report. The resident reports at approximately 1:19 am a thin build male wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt, light colored pants, glove on his right hand, and ski mask attempted ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Millburn Police Chief Brian Gilfedder announced today that the Millburn Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office are investigating a fatal hit and run incident in Millburn that resulted in the death of ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Students and faculty at Millburn High School were evacuated Wednesday after the fire alarm was accidentally activated. The false alarm sounded just after 11:30 A.M. during the end of the lunch period, which required an evacuation of a full cafeteria and two gymnasiums where students ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ – Millburn Police determined the 76-year-old woman, whose body was discovered last night near the Short Hills train station, was the victim of a hit and run. As reported earlier today, the body of a woman was found near the intersection of Woodland and Chatham Road last ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - The Essex County Prosecutors Office confirmed to TAPinto Millburn/Short Hills earlier today that a body of a 76-year-old woman was found near the intersection of Woodland and Chatham Road in Short Hills. She was pronounced dead at the scene. At this time investigators are ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Join Millburn High School Football and the Millburn Police for the Bench Press Competition to benefit the Millburn 5th Quarter Club and Down The Block.  

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On December 26, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Shanahan responded to Bloomingdales on a theft report. Bloomingdales personnel report a black male wearing a sweatshirt with “Michigan” on the front, took a jacket valued at $399.00 and left the store without making payment. When confronted, the actor ...

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On December 12, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Kostovski responded to Rt 24 West just west of the mall on a report by a resident of an attempted carjacking. The resident reports being struck in the rear while driving his 2017 Porsche Macan on Hobart/Rt 124 by a Jeep Cherokee. The victim states he ...

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 On December 4, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Beyer responded to a Taylor Rd residence on a burglary to motor vehicle report. The resident reports sometime overnight unknown actor/s entered her 2013 Mercedes Benz Gl and ransacked the glove compartment and center console. Nothing appears to be ...

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 On November 27, 2018 Millburn Police Officer O’Neill responded to headquarters on a theft report. The Church St resident reports the theft of 2 packages delivered to his residence between November 24-25, 2018 valued at $353.00. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective ...

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   On November 21, 2018 Millburn Police Officer O’Neill responded to the Sephora store at The Mall at Short Hills on a theft report. Sephora personnel report 21 year old Latifah Williams of Brooklyn concealed 14 articles in a bag and on her person valued at $392.00 and left the store without ...

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MILLBURN, NJ – Millburn Police Captain Michael Mulligan confirmed a press release from the Essex County Prosecutors office in regards to a fatal pedestrian incident that occurred in downtown Millburn last night. Millburn Police Chief Brian Gilfedder and the Acting Essex County ...

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On November 13, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Royce responded to the Summit Police Department on a warrant arrest. Anthony Abenante, age 62 of East Rutherford, was placed under arrest on outstanding criminal warrants and remanded to the Essex County Correctional Facility. On November 15, 2018 ...

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 On November 8, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Pinero responded to Walgreens on a forgery report. Walgreens personnel report 23 year old Wilson Lopez of the Bronx passed 3 counterfeit $100.00 bills for a purchase that was denied, and ran from the store as Millburn Police units arrived. Mr. Lopez was ...

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On October 31, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Nacim responded to J lot at the mall on a report of a burglary to motor vehicle. Three patrons from New York report the 2014 Mercedes Benz GL4 they arrived in had a rear window smashed and $13,383.00 worth of merchandise just purchased had been taken. The ...

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On October 23, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Shanahan responded to the Lacoste store at The Mall at Short Hills on a theft report. Lacoste personnel report 38 year old Maria Martins-Batista of Newark concealed a shirt valued at $99.50 in a bag and left the store without making payment. Ms.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ ­– Livingston police officers became involved in a car chase on Saturday afternoon during which the suspect vehicle struck an LPD vehicle prior to disappearing into Millburn. Police later learned that the driver of the vehicle had been wanted for kidnapping. According to ...

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 On October 16, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Nacim responded to Neiman Marcus on a credit card fraud report. Neiman Marcus personnel report 26 year old Sulaeman Balogun of Staten Island used a counterfeit credit card to purchase a Chanel handbag valued at $4000.00. Mr. Balogun was placed under ...

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On October 3, 2018 Millburn Police Officers Crawn and O’Neill responded to the East Orange Police Department on a warrant arrest. Jihaad Haskins, age 23 of Newark, was placed under arrest on outstanding criminal warrants and remanded to the Essex County Correctional Facility. On October 4, 2018 ...

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UNION, NJ – Police have said a 50-year old man from Irvington was behind the wheel of the car that overturned Monday morning on Route 22 east. The accident occurred at about 6:45 a.m. Monday morning when the driver ran off the road and struck a utility pole on Route 22 at the intersection of ...

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On September 26, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Royce responded to C lot at the mall on a burglary to motor vehicle report. The employee reports parking his 2006 Hummer H3 in the lot at 4:00 pm and returning at 11:10 pm when he discovered his wallet, cell phone, and backpack were all missing. The ...

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On September 18, 2018 at 11:26 pm Millburn Police Officer Royce stopped a 2005 Nissan Altima on Millburn/Cypress for operating without any headlights. The investigation led to the arrest of 21 year old Talina Gibson of Irvington and 21 year old Tationnah Curtis of Newark for possession of a ...

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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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