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Montclair State University Police Come Under Fire After Drawing Gun Following Student Fight

September 7, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair State University officials have come under fire over a recent video that has surfaced of the campus police responding to a call of a fight between students on Wednesday, with guns drawn. 

Students and alumni took to twitter after a video surfaced.

Students and alumni are concerned that this incident could have escalated and state that this is not the first ...

Arrest Made Following Burglary of Local Storage Business in Cedar Grove

CEDAR GROVE, NJ – Security footage led to a burglary arrest in Cedar Grove on Tuesday.

According to police reports, Cedar Grove police responded to DonRic Selt Storage at 405 Little Falls Rd. on Saturday to investigate a burglary that had occurred overnight.  Security camera footage showed a man smashing the front glass door with a stone block at around 7:30 p.m.

Montclair Police Search for Driver Who Reportedly Exposed Genitals to Teen

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Police are on the lookout for a driver after a 16-year-old Montclair teen reported that he exposed his genitals to her.

On Saturday, the teen reported to police that she was walking along Hawthorne Place when she observed a male in a dark colored 4-door sedan beeping at her.

Lt. David O'Dowd of the Montclair Police Department wrote in a release that, ...

Police: Irvington Man Arrested in Connection with Saturday Shooting in Montclair

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Aa Irvington man was arrested on Monday afternoon in connection with a shooting that occurred in Montclair on Saturday.

At approximately 10:30 p.m., officers responded to Pine Street at Glenridge Avenue on a report of shots fired, law enforcement officials reported. They discovered that a 31-year-old Montclair man has left the scene and walked to Mountainside ...

Two Montclair Residents Robbed at Gunpoint in Separate Incidents, Police Say

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Two Montclair Residents were robbed at gunpoint in two separate incidents, as they walked through Montclair on Sunday, according to Montclair Police officials. 

At approximately 6:30 p.m., a 64-year-old Montclair man was approached by a dark colored SUV as he walked along Virginia Avenue, according to Lt. David O'Dowd of the Montclair Police ...

Police: Montclair Man Walks to Mountainside Medical Center After Being Shot in the Nose

MONTCLAIR, NJ - A 31-year-old Montclair man walked to Mountainside Medical Center after getting shot in the nose on Saturday.

At approximately 10:30 p.m., officers responded to Pine Street at the Glenridge Avenue intersection on a report of shots fired, police say. Arriving officers noted that the victim had already left the scene and walked himself into Mountainside Hospital with a ...

Bicyclist Sustained Facial Injuries After Being Struck by Vehicle on Grove St.


MONTCLAIR, NJ - A 31-year-old male cyclist traveling east on Bellevue Avenue was thrown from his bike after being struck by a vehicle on Thursday.

A vehicle operated by a 26-year-old female from Wayne was driving southbound on Grove Street at approximately 10:44p.m., as she approached the intersection of Bellevue Avenue, she struck a bicyclist traveling east on ...

Bloomfield Woman Arrested, Suspected of Selling Marijuana to Bloomfield High Students

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- On Thursday morning, members of the Bloomfield Police Department’s Narcotics Enforcement Team, Emergency Response Team and Fugitive Apprehension Team executed a court ordered search warrant at a Birch Street residence in Bloomfield. They found over half of pound of marijuana, various illegal marijuana vape pens, and other paraphernalia. The resident, 52-year-old Debra ...

Montclair Businesses Brace Themselves as Rain Forecast Looms Again

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Flood waters affected Montclair and surrounding area homes and businesses on Saturday after torrential rains. A flood watch warning has been issued into Tuesday.

As the weather forecast is predicting more rain and floods for Monday in some NJ counties, residents and business owners are bracing themselves.

Cars near Watchung Plaza underpass were completely submerged under ...


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