Downed Tree Closes Washington Avenue

July 26, 2017

GREEN BROOK, NJ - Washington Avenue is closed due to a tree down across all lanes on Wednesday night, police advised.

The road is closed north of Route 22. South of Route 22 remains open.


North Plainfield Police Officer Arrested and Charged with Sexual Assault in Kenilworth

KENILWORTH, NJ – A North Plainfield police offer was arrested and charged with a sexual assault that occurred last March, according to Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park.

Mike Jean-Baptiste, 29, encountered an adult woman while on duty and sexually assaulted her later that night at The Kenilworth, according to the prosecutor’s office. He was taken into custody without incident ...

Accident Shuts Down I-78 in Warren

WARREN, NJ - An accident on I-78 eastbound in Warren between exits 36 and 40 on Monday evening has shut down the highway. 

Early reports indicate that this may be a fatal accident. Use local roads to enter I-78 east of Exit 40. 

Overturned Vehicle on I-78 Ties Traffic in Warren

WARREN, NJ - An overturned vehicle on I-78 westbound is causing traffic delays. 


The accident occurred between a Exits 40 and 36 in Warren. Avoid the area if possible.

Warren Resident Reports Car Theft

WARREN, NJ — A  car theft was reported Wednesday morning, Warren police say.

A Stratford Court resident reported that their vehicle was stolen at some time Tuesday night. The vehicle is a 2016 Mazda CX6, police said.

Anyone with information should contact the Warren police at 908-753-1000.

Two Warren Residents Hospitalized After Wreck

WARREN, NJ - Two Warren Township residents were taken to area hospitals following a motor vehicle crash on Monday night.

The accident occurred on Washington Valley Road at the King George Road light at 5:56 p.m. when John Joyce ran a red light while traveling westbound on Washington Valley Road and struck a car driven by Allen Chou who was traveling southbound on King George ...

Crash Ties Traffic in Warren Monday Night

WARREN, NJ - A motor vehicle crash is tying up traffic in Warren on Monday night.


The accident occurred on Washington Valley Road at the King George Road light at around 6:15 p.m. Avoid the area.

Missing Child Alert: Have You Seen Curtis Smith, Last Address North Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Police Division seeks your help in locating a missing child:

Curtis Smith: 9 years old (11/15/07), male, black, 4'7", 75lbs, short black hair, brown eyes, blue framed eye glasses last seen wearing an orange T-shirt, black basketball shorts and black/orange sneakers.

Last seen: 905 South 2nd Street, Plainfield, NJ, at 7:20pm on 7/16/17.

Curtis ...

Crash Ties Up Traffic Monday Morning

LONG HILL, NJ - An accident with an overturned motor vehicle is causing delays on Monday morning.

The car overturned at Mountain Avenue and Morristown Road.



Fighter Jet and Coast Guard Helicopter Respond to Somerset Hills Airspace Heard Over Warren

BEDMINSTER NJ - An errant aircraft over Bedminster drew a military response, according to law enforcement reports.

A single engine Cessna entered restricted airspace over the Trump National Golf Course, triggering a response from a fighter jet and a Coast Guard helicopter on Saturday.  The pilot of the aircraft allegedly failed to acknowledge commands to indentify themselves and to ...

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