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Patrolman Michael Thomas Sworn in to Montville Township Police

December 12, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – Mayor Richard Conklin swore in new Montville Township Police Patrolman Michael Thomas at the Nov. 27 Montville Township Committee meeting.

Thomas was raised in Ridgefield Park, NJ, according to a bio read by Acting Police Chief Andrew Caggiano.

He graduated from Ridgefield Park Jr./Sr. High School in 2012 where he took part in various activities such as football, track ...

SUV Hits Utility Pole in Montville; Shuts Down Valhalla Road for Nine Hours

MONTVILLE, NJ – Some residents in the Valhalla section of Montville lost power at 6:30 a.m. Nov. 26 after a white SUV collided with a utility pole and the transformer on top of the pole caught fire, according to eyewitness Janet DePalma. The accident occurred on Valhalla Road, shutting down the road completely.

Montville Township Police and the First Aid Squad responded, she said.

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Montville Township Police Track Down Stolen Box Truck; Assist State Police in Shutting Down Drug Production Mill

IRVINGTON, NJ – Montville Township Police detectives assisted in the apprehension of two suspects arrested for the possession of substantial amounts of illegal drugs, and in the process helped to shut down a drug production mill.

On Monday, Nov. 5, a commercial box truck was reported stolen in Pine Brook. Detectives Eric Brauchle and Dana Reid traveled to Irvington and located the truck ...

Burglary Reported in Montville Township

MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Twp Police Department responded to a burglary call at 6:30 a.m. on Nov. 10 on Asa Street, according to Acting Chief Andrew Caggiano. 

Caggiano said the crime occurred between Nov. 3 and Nov. 10 when the homeowners were not home. The homeowners reported numerous items were taken from the ...

Missing 15 Year Old From Mountain Lakes Last Seen In Camden; Police Ask For Help Locating Him

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thomas Kolding, who lives with his parents in Mountain Lakes is still missing, said Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. In a press release, the Prosecutor's Office as well as Mountain Lakes Police Department continue to ask for the public's help locating him.

According to authorities, Kolding has been missing since October 30, 2018. It ...


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