Police & Fire

September 19, 2019

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - William Richards of Bayville, NJ was arrested for filing a false report of a carjacking incident and causing a false public alarm on Wednesday, September 18.  Berkeley Heights Police Department responded to the area of 900 Mountain Avenue on a report of a motor vehicle ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Susan DeLuise, a 35-year veteran of the New Providence Rescue Squad, was publicly commended for her service during a Borough Council meeting Monday night. “She just adores this town. She does everything she can to make our quality of life better,” said Mayor Al Morgan, who ...

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Allen W. Roberts Elementary School in New Providence, NJ, marked the 18th anniversary of September 11th, 2001, by honoring the people who lost their lives and the many who did what they could to help.  At the start of the day, members of the fourth grade Webelos den of Cub Scout Pack 363 ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - During the late evening hours on Saturday, August 31st, Officers responded to the area of Mountain Avenue and Bergen Road for an alarm activation.  Upon arrival, Officers found the front door of the residence had been forcibly entered.  Officers searched the house and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Fire Department was dispatched Saturday at approximately 11:50 a.m. to Taylor Rental in Berkeley Heights to respond to a camper with a propane gas leak. The owners of the camper, who live locally, went to Taylor Rental to fill the RV propane ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Union County announced the reopening of the Mountain Avenue bridge, originally planned for August 20, 2019, has been delayed due to unforeseen utility conflicts. The announcement said, "The best estimate for the Mounain Avenue Bridge to be reopened to traffic is on or about ...

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    Dozens of student-athletes from four towns will head to Elizabeth’s Dunn Center tomorrow evening to participate in the second annual Union County Prosecutor’s Office Summer Slam Youth Basketball Tournament, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo announced Thursday.  The ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ -- Late afternoon thunderstorms threatened but didn't dampen the fun at this year's New Providence National Night Out on Tuesday. By 6 p.m., the storms had passed and the sun was shining bright on this annual event that brings police officers, firemen, EMS and the community ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Ligia DelDuca, 52 years of age, from Berkeley Heights was charged on August 1, 2019 with filing a fictitious police report, a crime of the fourth degree. On June 17, 2019, the BHPD responded to the Stop and Shop on report of a female robbed at knife point in the parking ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Community Pool sent out a notice advising the pool remain closed until further notice due to town water break on Springfield Avenue on Monday, August 5. Springfield Avenue is closed between South Street and Central Avenue due to the water main break.

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The BHPD issued the following reminder to residents after multiple auto thefts reported in the township and the number of thefts occurring in jurisdictions in this area and throughout the state: "We would like to remind all residents to lock their vehicles and homes at ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Fire Department responded to numerous calls during last night's "intense storm" ranging from various water conditions, natural gas leaks, fire alarms and stranded motorists due to street flooding. "We also answered mutual aid requests for both Berkeley ...

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