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September 26, 2022

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Do you know who these people are? Morris Township Police are asking the public for help identifying them. According to police they caused property damage and left the scene of an accident. The vehicle is a silver/grey volvo. According to police, on September 11, the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Motorists should be aware of pavement restorations by PSEG in town beginning September 20 through September 26. The following roads will have roadway milling and paving. Morris Township 9/20/22 Ellsworth Ave( Locust St to End) Morris Township 9/20/23 Locust St (Western Ave to ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Motorists should be advised of road closures on Saturday September  18, announced the Morris Township Police Department. The road closures will take place in the area of Woodland Avenue between 9am and 10:15am. The road closures are due to a 5K race.   Read ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Morris Township Police Department is holding a Diaper Drive in support of Moms Helping Moms to coincide with Acting Attorney General's new guidelines designed to help make policing a more compelling career path for women. These new guidelines, announced by Activing ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Milling and paving will be happening in the area of Mildland, Springview and Ellsworth Roads today in Morris Township. Police are asking residents to avoid these streets and seek alternate routes, if possible.   Read more: Morristown Sports Round Up: Field Hockey, ...

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BOONTON, NJ – Montville Township Police Chief Andrew Caggiano and county officials announce the arrests of five individuals after fleeing from a stolen high-end motor vehicle that became disabled while eluding police.   At approximately 5:43 a.m. on Sept. 9, the Montville Township Police ...

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TRENTON, NJ — The New Jersey Attorney General's Office has launched a new, searchable database about police agencies’ internal affairs investigations around the state. Acting Attorney General Matthew Platkin's office says in a news release that it's thought to be the most comprehensive ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Two attempted home invasions in Madison and one in Chatham Borough were reported on Friday, a day after Chatham Borough and Chatham Township Police attended an "Auto Theft and Violent Crime Summit" held at the East Hanover Police Headquarters. According to the Chatham Borough ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign will be continuing through the Labor Day weekend.  The campaign sponsored by the United States Department of Transportation provides grand funding to support extra patrols during the holidays, to focus on law enforcement with a goal ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is working alongside the law enforcement community in New Jersey through Sept, 5 to decrease impaired driving during the end-of-summer Labor Day holiday weekend. According to the U.S.

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — With the start of the 2022-2023 school year fast approaching, drivers are being reminded about the laws regarding school buses.  Drivers are reminded that even if they do not see school students, driving by a stopped school bus and ignoring its flashing red lights is illegal, ...

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MADISON, NJ -  Madison Police are in pursuit of a vehicle refusing to stop, according to BNN. Police lost the vehicle in the area of Morristown Medical Center.  No other details have been reported.

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) will examine all aspects of the Morris Township Police Department policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services on August 29, 2022, announced Chief Robert Shearer. “Verification by the ...

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SEA GIRT, NJ - Justin Leuzarder of Morristown has been charged with third degree burglary and third degree theft, confirmed Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey and Sea Girt Police Chief Justin E. Macko. Leuzarder has been charged with burglarizing a beachfront home in Sea Girt and ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - There was a carjacking with the vehicle being located in East Hanover on South Ridgedale Avenue, according to breaking news alerts. The Newark Police department is actively tracking the carjacked vehicle via On Star.  Police units are canvassing for NJ registration H21GJZ a ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Motorists traveling on Washington Avenue in Morristown should be aware of road closures beginning Monday August 22 through August 24. SMCMUA will be working on construction related activities between 8am and 5pm.  Motorists should expect detours, road closures and limited ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A Morristown man faces criminal charges including eluding police and receiving stolen property after failing in his attempt to drive away, in a stolen car, after being stopped for speeding in Denville, police said. They said they stopped the man, Justin Leuzarder, 39, at 4.24 a.m.

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -  The Morris Plains Police Department is, once again, hosting "Kona Ice With a Cop". The event will take place on Tuesday August 16 from 11am - 2pm at the following locations: Watnong Park: 11:00am-11:30am Idlewild Pool: 11:30am-12:00pm Simon’s Park: ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A 35-year-old Summit man found unresponsive and lying on a bench outside the Summit train station has died, the City has announced. The Summit Police Department responded to a report of an unconscious man at a bus stop outside the Summit train station at approximately 2:50 a.m.

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MILLBURN, NJ — According to the Millburn Police, a man stole coins from the fountain at The Mall at Short Hills on Tuesday and was charged with resisting arrest and aggravated assault after hitting an officer with a bag of change. Millburn Police Officer Seebohm responded to the mall at 4:55 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Police are looking for a dementia patient who walked away from a home on Western Avenue last night. According to police, the missing man is Mansfield Creighton, an elderly black male with a salt/pepper goatee. He was last seen wearing a black T-shirts and gray and green pants and ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Morris Township Police are looking for a dementia patient who walked away from a home on Western Avenue last night. According to police, an elderly black male with a salt/pepper goatee was wearing a black tshirt and gray and green pants.  Anyone with information is asked ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The extensive fire that destroyed a home on Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township has claimed the lives of two people.  Authorities have confirmed the victims of the fire are Robert Ricciardi (age 87) and Gemma Ricciardi (age 85). Morris County Prosecutor Robert J.

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - A fire ripped through a home on Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township early Friday morning.  According to Township officials, early reports confirm that it is a crime scene and two people are reported missing. Officials at the scene are reporting a roof collapse and ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township is closed due to police investigation of a fire. According to township police, there is no danger to the public.  A fire ripped through a home on Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township early Friday morning.  According to BNN, ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  A fire broke out in a home on Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township early Friday morning.  According to BNN, officials were reporting a roof collapse. Fire departments were continuing to hit hot spots as of 6am. story developing....... 

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Madison, NJ – A pedestrian was hit by a motor vehicle today, on Main Street near Waverly Place in Madison. A 64-year-old female was struck by a vehicle which then fled the scene. The pedestrian sustained non-life threatening injury in the incident and was transported to Morristown Medical Center, ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Someone broke into the Morris Plains Pharmacy on Monday morning August 1, said police. According to reports, at 5:55am, a suspect entered the read or the pharmacy.  Surveillance video showed the suspect trying to locate the cash register before leaving. According to reports, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown officials have announced that there will be road closures in Morristown on Tuesday, August 2 due to SMCMUA performing paving activities. The road closures include Washington Street between Conklin Avenue and Cattano Avenue.  The road closure is expected to last for ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ -  The Florham Park police have issued an important message to residents regarding carrying firearms.  The message is listed below: Residents, an important message regarding carrying firearms. With Permits to Carry in New Jersey becoming more accessible due to recent changes ...

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