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Police & Fire

September 11, 2022

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood Police Department in conjunction with former Borough Councilwoman Marylin Israel and Gonzolo and Jennifer Garcia are holding a CDH Awareness Walk on October 15 at 10 a.m. The CDH Walk begins in the parking lot of the Knights of Columbus and concludes at the Spotswood ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood School District students head back to classes on Tuesday, September 6. Officers from the Spotswood Police Department are going to be on hand to help kids ease back into the school routine by hosting Books and Badges at the Spotswood Public Library on Monday, September 19 ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Two domestic ducks are creating a bit of a stir in the borough and residents would like to help these duckies get reunited with their owners. A Black Swedish duck was found on Thursday, August 4 in the evening at Ottilios Restaurant on Devoe Avenue in Spotswood. A white Welsh ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in finding a white tractor that was last seen in South Brunswick with a woman screaming for help out of the passenger side. Police have released a photograph of the tractor along with a surveillance video. Officials have ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department issued an update on the investigation into the death of Helmetta Fire Chief Christopher Acs earlier this month. An investigation into the fatal motorcycle accident that occurred at the intersection of Georges Road and Summerfield Boulevard ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood School District announced on Monday that the district which houses a little over 1700 students in four schools would no longer have a School Resource Officer when students and staff return to classes in September. The district announced in a mass email to parents on ...

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HELMETTA, NJ - An online memorial fund has been set up to help the family of Helmetta Fire Chief Christopher Acs. Acs was killed in a motorcycle accident on July 11 in South Brunswick just days before is 47th birthday. He leaves behind his wife Laura along with an 11-year-old son and a 15-year-old ...

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HELMETTA, NJ - The Hallmark Channel isn't the only one who can spread some holiday cheer in the middle of summer. Borough residents are invited to come out and enjoy a little Christmas in July celebration on Monday, July 25 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Maple Street Pavilion and get to know ...

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HELMETTA, NJ - Flags in the borough are flying at half-mast on Tuesday in honor of Helmetta Fire Chief Christopher Acs. Acs was killed on Monday in a motorcycle accident in South Brunswick. Acs was 47. The accident, which occurred on Monday afternoon, is currently under investigation by the ...

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HELMETTA, NJ - As June draws to a close, Helmetta residents will wake up to a new police department patrolling the borough on Friday. At midnight on July 1, the Jamesburg Police Department begins providing police patrols and emergency police response for Helmetta. Residents can reach the ...

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HELMETTA, NJ - At a special Borough Council meeting on Monday, June 27, a six-year shared service contract with the Jamesburg Police Department was unanimously approved by the Helmetta Borough Council. The new shared service agreement takes effect on Friday, July 1 at midnight. Helmetta's current ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The deadline to return applications for the Spotswood Police Department's Junior Police Academy is Friday, June 24. Applications are still available at the Spotswood Police Department. The Junior Police Academy is open to tweens and teens entering sixth through 12th grade.

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, June 6, Washington Avenue will be closed at the Ryders Lane intersection. Drivers will not be able to access Ryders Lane from Washington Avenue according to a Nixle advisory from the Milltown Police Department. The Milltown PD is encouraging drivers to ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 31, Washington Avenue will be closed at the Ryders Lane intersection. Drivers will not be able to access Ryders Lane from Washington Avenue according to a Nixle advisory from the Milltown Police Department. The Milltown PD is encouraging drivers to ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Cornhole players are pretty serious. It isn't just a backyard game to play at barbecues. There is actually a world championship for the lawn game that has a governing body and official rules. Now the stakes weren't quite that high at the Spotswood Office on Aging's annual Cornhole ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood Police Department in conjunction with the Spotswood Office on Aging are bringing Operation Blue Angel to borough seniors. Operation Blue Angel is a program designed to provide the Spotswood Police Department and Spotswood Emergency Medical Services access to homes ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood Mayor Jackie Palmer announced the retirement of Spotswood Police Chief Dr. Michael Zarro on Friday. April 1 was Zarro's last day as the borough's police chief. Zarro started with the Spotswood Police Department as a patrolman in 1995 and became chief in January 2014 when ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - On or about March 30, construction will begin on Main Street in East Brunswick between Old Bridge Turnpike and River Road. The East Brunswick Police Department is asking motorists to avoid the area and plan alternate routes as traffic delays in that area area expected.  

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Police Department has received numerous complaints from residents about speeding in the area along Kuthlthau Avenue where it extends to the Dutch Road/Fresh Ponds Road split. The department is responding to the complaints and will be teaming up with the East Brunswick ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Detours and delays are again expected on South Main Street in the borough between Hill Street and Joffre Avenue on March 2. The Milltown Police Department is advising residents to expect delays as detours will be passing through residential neighborhoods on Tuesday.    

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Police Department is reminding residents to remember to lock their vehicles as neighboring towns report an increase in vehicle thefts and burglaries in recent weeks. The MPD would like residents to take safety precautions such as: Lockvehicle doors when ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Rutgers student was treated at a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries after he was assaulted and robbed on Guilden Street on New Year’s Eve. According to a statement from the Rutgers University Police Department, the student was approached by four or five men at ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Rutgers University Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a 21-year-old student who was last seen on Christmas Eve morning and reported missing by his family. Keshav Rao was last seen in the area of Quad 2 on 23 Avenue East in Piscataway, where he ...

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TRENTON, NJ — A busy holiday season sometimes leads to forgetting some of the basic safety measures one always takes. The New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) is recommending a series of precautions that will ensure everyone’s safety as they celebrate the holidays. “Safe ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Police Department announced on Monday that the driver of the red van in the Acme parking lot hit-and-run earlier this fall has been identified, charged, and arrested after a lengthy investigation by the department's Detective Bureau. The incident occurred on October ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Police in several townships are still on the lookout for a suspect in an aggravated sexual assault that occurred in the area of Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park on the border of Plainsboro and South Brunswick Townships on September 28. According to the Middlesex County ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating and identifying the driver of a van involved in a hit-and-run in the Acme parking lot on Ryders Lane on Wednesday afternoon. A 62-year-old woman was hit twice by the van and dragged before the vehicle ...

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