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Police Respond to Reports of Shots Fired at Lounge in Somerset County

June 24, 2018

MANVILLE, NJ - Police received 9-1-1 calls reporting a fight in progress and shots fired in Manville Saturday, shortly after midnight according to a news release from the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office. 

Police say a call to 9-1-1 reported a fight was in progress at approximately 12:20 am at Foxtails Lounge.   

"Additional 9-1-1 calls were received reporting ...

Suspect Charged in Hit-and-Run Killing in North Plainfield Flees Country

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A 36-year old suspect charged in the hit-and-run death of a Plainfield pedestrian on May 15 has fled the country, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.

Charges have been filed against Mario Infante of New Street in Plainfield following an investigation by detectives from the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office and North Plainfield ...

Green Brook Appoints new Chief of Police, Announces Staff Promotions and New Officer

GREEN BROOK, NJ - The Township of Green Brook and Green Brook Police Department announced the appointment of a new Chief of Police, staff promotions and the hiring of a new officer on Monday.

 

During the Township Committee Meeting on June 18, a swearing-in ceremony was performed by Mayor Patrick Boccio in the municipal courtroom, during which Samuel J. Caramela was sworn in as the ...

Pedestrian Struck on Route 22 in North Plainfield, Road Closed

Update: Road has reopened.

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ- All lanes of Route 22 eastbound are closed in North Plainfield after a pedestrian was struck just east of VIP Honda and Watchung Avenue, authorities said early Sunday morning. Avoid the area until further notice. 

 

Prosecutor's Office Still Reviewing Footage from Incident at Bridgewater Commons Mall, Cannot Confirm Shots Fired

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - As of 11:30 a.m. Friday, the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office was still reviewing surveillance footage regarding the fight that broke out at the Bridgewater Commons Mall Thursday evening.

According to Det. Jeanne Trillhaase, with the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office, they cannot confirm that shots were fired in the mall, as they are still investigating ...

Dozens of Vehicles Entered Overnight in New Providence; Police Seek Videos

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Residents reported to police dozens of vehicles were entered overnight Wednesday, and Thursday, June 13 and 14, on various streets in the borough.

The streets that were hit the hardest were Woodbine Circle, Newcomb Drive, Pittsford Way, Ashwood Road, and Sherwood Drive.

Police have obtained video that shows one of the actors wearing some type of poncho at ...

Update: Police Break Up Fight Involving 40-50 People at Bridgewater Commons Mall

BRIDGEWATER, NJ — No injuries have been reported in an incident that shut down Bridgewater Commons Mall Thursday evening after a fight involving a crowd of 40-50 people.

Police are still investigating unconfirmed reports of shots being fired, according to the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office.

The mall is closed for the evening as the investigation continues.

Somerset County ...

Bridgewater Mall Shut Down for Fight Investigation, Police Investigating Report of Shots Fired

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - No injuries have been reported in an incident that shut down the mall Thursday evening, but police are still investigating reports, according to a release from the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office.

According to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, Bridgewater Township Police responded at 6:27 p.m. Thursday to a fight in progress at the food court in the ...

Bridgewater Police: Avoid Mall for Ongoing Police Investigation

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Commons Mall is asking people to stay away from the Bridgewater Commons Mall until further notice for a police investigation, according to a Nixle alert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

According to the alert, there is an ongoing police investigation and people are being asked to avoid the mall.

Witnesses have reported seeing police cars and helicopters in the area of ...

Warren Township Offers Secure Internet Purchase Exchange Location

 

WARREN, NJ -The Warren Township Police Department in conjunction with the Warren Township Committee announced on Thursday a new initiative for residents regarding safe internet sales transactions.

The program, dubbed “Internet Purchase Exchange Location”,  will afford people a designated parking space within the Municipal Complex to complete ...

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On Angels Wings: Helping First Responders Around the Globe

June 18, 2018

On Angel's Wings is a volunteer group of Firefighters and EMS workers that dedicate their time and resources to collect  outdated firefighting equipment, gear and apparatus that does NOT meet current NFPA and OSHA standards in the United States. 

 

These items would be disposed of in the garbage or a landfill, but On Angel's Wings is able to take this equipment and ...