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Unlocked Vehicles in Nutley Continue to be an Easy Target for Thieves

September 23, 2017

NUTLEY, NJ - Unlocked vehicles remain an easy target for thiefs in Nutley. 

On September 11, Multiple units responded to Edgewood Avenue regarding a report of a stolen motor vehicle. The victim reported that one of their vehicles was rummaged through and the other vehicle was stolen from the driveway. They further explained that the key fob for the vehicle stolen was ...

Hillsborough: Children's Singer/Songwriter Faces Child Pornography Charge

NEWARK, NJ – Eric. S. Komar a Hillsborough resident, music teacher and singer/songwriter who performs for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide was arrested at his home Tuesday and charged with receiving and distributing images of child sexual abuse, according to Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick.

 Komar, 46, was arrested ...

Yantacaw Sixth Graders Turn Their Hoses on the Nutley Fire Department

NUTLEY, NJ - At today's sixth grade car wash, the sixth grade class turned their hoses on the Nutley Fire Department as one of the engines pulled into the annual car wash. 

The car wash and bake sale is organized each year to raise funds for class trips, class shirts, the yearbook, and sixth grade dance. 

Two Days, Two Babies; Denville Cops Welcome Newborns in Burger King Lot

DENVILLE, NJ – The parking lot of the Denville Burger King served as a makeshift maternity ward for local police who helped deliver babies there on two consecutive days last week, it was announced today.

The first incident took place at 7:24 p.m. on Sept. 8, police said. They said patrol officers went to the Burger King in response to a call about a woman going into labor.

“The ...

5K Run to Benefit Matthew Tarentino Family Celebrates Somerville Police Officer's Legacy

SUMMIT, NJ - The sun was out and so were more than 900 runners, celebrating the life and legacy of the late Summit Police Department Detective Matthew Tarentino and the sense of community he both nurtured and engendered.

The inaugural "Making a Difference 5K," presented by Overlook Medical Center was a lab slide of everything Tarentino worked so tirelessly, as the face of ...

Shoplifting call leads to Arrest and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Charges for Nutley resident

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Bloomfield police responded to the Stop & Shop on 8 Franklin Street after store security detained an individual suspected on shoplifting. 

On the morning of September 2, store security observed a male party place merchandise inside his backpack and attempt to exit the store without paying. Security detained the individual. 

Upon arrival, Bloomfield police ...

Nutley Man Missing, Police Locate Car, Mobile Phone in Secaucus

NUTLEY, NJ - Secaucus police located the a missing Nutley man's vehicle and mobile phone in Laurel Hill Park. They have not been able to locate 33 yr old  Bhavesh Sangani who was reported missing at approximately 11:30 Wednesday morning. 

Secaucus police Bhavesh Sangani's Nissan Altima after police put out an alert to surrounding communities.  ...

Missing Person Alert / 33 Year Old Nutley Male

NUTLEY, NJ - On Wednesday, September 6th at approximately 11:30 a.m. Nutley police took a report of a missing person.

Bhavesh Sangani  is described as 33 year old Asian male with dark hair and eyes driving a Nissan Altima.

Nutley Police notified surrounding agencies at which time Secaucus Police located the vehicle in one of their parks and his cell phone ...

Family of Fallen Police Officer from Somerville Will Benefit from Somerset Patriots Golf Tournament

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – A portion of the proceeds raised by the Somerset Patriots during the team's 18th Annual Golf Classic at Neshanic Valley Golf Course in Neshanic Station on Monday, Sept.11th will be donated to the family of fallen Summit police Det. Matthew Tarentino.

Tarentino, a lifelong resident of Somerville, was killed in a three-car collision on Route 78 May 30 while driving to ...

Video: Keep Kids Safe on Snap Chat with Help from Union County Sheriff's Office 

UNION COUNTY, NJ — Parents and kids all over are using the app “Snap Chat,” but are you sure it’s safe? Did you know that there are features in the app that allow someone to follow you or your kids? It’s called “Snap Map” and it allows users friends to see their exact location. 

Snap Chat can be fun when used with caution, according to experts, ...

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