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Accident Involving DeCamp Bus and Sedan on Franklin Avenue Nutley

June 21, 2017

NUTLEY, NJ - A DeCamp bus on the 32 route and a sedan were involved in a traffic accident this morning at the corner of Chestnut and Franklin Avenue.

Franklin Avenue is closed to traffic in front of the John H. Walker Middle School because of 8th Grade graduation. A detour onto Chestnut Street is in place. It appears that the accident happened as the bus was turning onto ...

Team Effort by Nutley Citizens Saves Nutley Home from Fire

NUTLEY, NJ - The fast action and team effort of Nutley residents and first responders prevented a small fire at a home from becoming a potential loss. 

At about 3:30 p.m.on Tuesday, Sonny Petracco was working the counter of Petracco and Sons deli on Bloomfield Avenue in Nutley. His father, Nutley Commissioner Alphonse Petracco owns the deli. The younger Petracco smelled ...

"A Father's Day Gift No One Killed" in Overturned Nutley Fire Truck Accident

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Commissioner Alphonse Petracco said "It is a Father's Day gift that no one was killed" in Saturday night's accident that left a fire truck on its side and sent firefighters to the hospital. 

At approximately 9:45 p.m on Saturday June 17, Nutley firefighters were responding to a call of a carbon monoxide detector ...

Nutley Fire Truck Overturns on Chestnut Street Bridge over Third River in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ - A Nutley Fire Department truck overturned on the Chestnut Street bridge over the Third River at approximately 9:45 p.m. Saturday night. The truck came to rest on its left side.

Officials on the scene were not able to comment on the situation or confirm what witnesses stated.When asked about injuries, firefighters on the scene stated they were not able to comment at this ...

Nutley Police Confirm Missing Resident Has Been Found

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Police Department confirmed that the Nutley resident who went missing Thursday June 15 has been found.

Police had been looking for 59 year old Louis Saporito who was last seen 8:00 a.m. Thursday June 15

He is currently being cared for at Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville NJ. 

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Missing Person Alert: 59 Yr. Old with Diabetes Missing since June 15

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Police Director Alphonse Petracco and Chief Thomas Strumolo are requesting the public’s assistance, in locating a missing Nutley Man.

Police have been looking for 59 year old Louis Saporito who has not been seen since 8:00 a.m. Thursday June 15

He is driving a 2001 Silver Jeep NJ Reg. S32-FFM, and suffers from diabetes.

Anyone who has knowledge of Mr.

Nutley Sixth Grade Students Love L.E.A.D. and Want More

NUTLEY, NJ - During the first annual picnic celebration 6-9-2017 for Nutley sixth graders completing the Law Enforcement Against Drugs program, Katlyn, Julianne and Angelica all agreed: “We want more L.E.A.D. classes.” The students loved that the classes they attended once a month this school year ‘prepared us for the real world, where people will offer you bad ...

New Jersey AG Porrino Establishes Community Policing Grant in Name of Summit Detective Matthew Tarentino

TRENTON, NJ  – New Jersey Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino has established the “Detective Matthew L. Tarentino Community Policing Grant Program,” which will provide grants to police departments for innovative programs aimed at fostering strong police-community relations. The program is named in honor of Detective Tarentino, a Summit police officer who ...

22 Theft From Unlocked Vehicle Incidents Reported in Nutley on Sunday June 4

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley police report that 22 unlocked vehicles were ransacked in Nutley on Sunday June 4. The incidents took place in the areas of Howard Place, Linden Places, Church Street, Clement Street, Webster Street, and Hazel Terrace.

According to Nutley Police, everything from change, earbuds, and cash was taken.

Nutley Police Chief Thomas Strumolo has issued ...

Homicide Suspect Commits Suicide as Authorities Move in to Arrest near Nutley-Bloomfield Border

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Office of Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray confirmed that a suspect wanted for the murder of his nephew in Newark killed himself as authorities attempted to arrest him. The incident took place on Andrew Court in Bloomfield this afternoon. 

The body of Najee Broadway was found on Marie Place in Newark on May 4. He was 18 years old.

The Essex County ...

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