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Police Vow Crackdown on Underage Drinking at Far Hills Race Meeting

October 19, 2018

FAR HILLS, NJ – State, County and local law enforcement agencies plan a coordinated crackdown on underage drinking at Saturday's Far Hills Race Meeting.

Police will conduct identification checks of underage individuals suspected of drinking alcoholic beverages on the race grounds. Those individuals that are identified as underage will be taken into custody, charged and ultimately ...

EBPD Seeks Man Who Approached Boy at Bus Stop

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick residents are cautioned to be aware that an adult male approached a young student yesterday as the student exited his school bus.

The East Brunswick Police Department is investigating a suspicious incident in which a juvenile reported being chased by an adult male after getting off his school bus.  The incident occurred on Monday, October 1, 2018 at ...

New Brunswick Fire Department T-Shirts to Fight Breast Cancer

NEW BRUNSWICK,NJ - City firefighters are selling t-shirts, not to promote the department, but to raise funds as part of the October observation of Breast Cancer Awareness month.

For a $20 donation, people can purchase a t-shirt from firefighters through the end of the month. For a $30 donation, people can purchase a hooded sweatshirt. Both will have the emblem of the fire department in ...

Car Strikes and Kills Rutgers Student

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Rutgers University student was struck and killed by a car, as he lost his footing and stumbled onto George Street on Friday night, police said.

Police said Cory Aufiero, 19, a Rutgers student from Colts Neck, lost his footing at 9:30 p.m. on George Street, near Albany and Somerset streets in downtown New Brunswick. 

David Stewart, 36, of Somerset, driving a ...

Hundreds Assist in Construction of Playground to Honor Brendan Tevlin

LAVALLETTE, NJ — Firefighters from across the state are helping to keep a Livingston teen’s name alive through a memorial playground currently being built in Lavallette—the Jersey Shore town where Brendan Tevlin spent every summer of his 19 years.

After members of the New Jersey Firefighters’ Mutual Benevolent Association (FMBA) helped build playgrounds in ...

Rutgers Police Issue Alert About Assault Victim Taken to Hospital

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  A Rutgers University student was taken to the hospital early Sunday after he was beaten by two men on Easton Avenue, police said in a statement.

The assault occurred about 2:15 a.m. when the victim, who was on Easton Avenue between Bristol and Courtland streets, was in a verbal argument with one of the men, and was struck and knocked to the ground. The victim was then ...

Rutgers Police Issue Alert About Assault Victim Taken to Hospital

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  A Rutgers University student was taken to the hospital early Sunday after he was beaten by two men on Easton Avenue, police said in a statement.

The assault occurred about 2:15 a.m. when the victim, who was on Easton Avenue between Bristol and Courtland streets, was in a verbal argument with one of the men, and was struck and knocked to the ground. The victim was then ...

Rutgers Police Issue Alert Over Pre-Dawn Robbery, Beating

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers police issued an alert after a man was mugged and beaten by a group of men early Friday morning.

The victim, who was described as being affiliated with the university, was walking on Senior Street between Sicard and Wyckoff streets about 2 a.m. when a male approached and grabbed an item of value from him, university police said.

The victim chased the thief and ...

Rutgers Installs Security Cams on New Brunswick Streets

NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers University has installed security cameras at 12 sites in the city's fifth and sixth wards, areas around the school where students often frequent and live in off-campus housing.

This effort to deter crime is the result of a partnership involving university police, the university's chancellor for New Brunswick, the university Student Assembly and the city, Rutgers ...

Update: Police Locate Missing 'Special Needs' Man

UPDATE - Police this morning announced that the missing man, Dijon Hodges, was located. No other information was released.

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police early today issued a plea for the public's help in locating a missing 20-year-old special needs resident.

Dijon Hodges was last seen on Phelps Avenue in the city, police said.

Hodges, an African-American, is described as five-feet, ...

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